Sketch-noting for the classroom

How pupils can use sketch-notes to improve their literacy

Training Outcomes

  • Understanding what makes a good sketch-note

  • Why sketch-note - what the research says

  • The sketch-noting process step by step, different approaches and styles

  • Classroom activities using sketch-noting to develop specific literacy skills

  • Practical sketch-noting - Using structure, creating icons, drawing metaphors, using fonts and creating a visual library

Sketch-noting for the Classroom

Wednesday, Nov. 30th, 9am-3pm

Liberty Stadium - Swansea FC, Swansea, United Kingdom

Landore, Wales

£225 per delegate - discounts available for multiple bookings


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Overview of the day

  • 9:00 - 9:30am - Registration & coffee
  • 9:30 - 11:00am - Session 1 - How and why do sketchnotes work?
  • 11:00 - 11:20 am - Break
  • 11:20 - 1:00pm - Session 2 - The sketch-noting process step by step
  • 1:00 - 1:45pm - Lunch (provided)
  • 1:45 - 3pm - Session 3 - Getting practical - how to use them in the classroom

Impact School Improvement Ltd

Who are we? - We are Finola & Jane, Literacy & Numeracy specialists, with 35+ years of teaching, training & leadership experience between us.

Can you trust us? - We have both worked for Welsh Government supporting schools & senior leaders across Wales. We have held senior leadership posts, delivered support to strategic education advisers, and published curriculum support guidance with Oxford University Publishing...but if you need to know more visit our website for testimonials from schools we've worked with.

Why should you attend our workshop? - Put simply, because we believe in impact. We do exactly what our name suggests. Our workshop keeps things simple and ensures school actions really work. Our focus is always on delivering measurable impact for pupils.