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Apple - improving pupils' outcomes in English in KS2 2020

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Apple - improving pupils' outcomes in English in KS2




This half day course will enable participants to use iPads to improve pupil outcomes in the primary school.  Delegates attending this course will be equipped to support students to improve pupil outcomes in literacy by using a range of apps.

Using iPads to improve outcomes in English:

During the course delegates will use a range of apps to create and produce exciting content to support the development of literacy skills in the curriculum. No previous experience is required. A variety of productivity apps on the iPad can be used and combined to help improve pupil outcomes in English. Used effectively iPads can be motivational, engaging and allow pupils to showcase their creativity and skills in using technology.

You will utilise tools such as: BGfL 365, Office 365, and Google Drive, to demonstrate workflow and suggestions as to how it can be managed on a shared set of iPads.

Course aims and objectives:

  • To learn how to use iPads and feel confident integrating their use into the primary curriculum to support literacy skills
  • To have a better understanding of workflow and consider which would be best for your school
  • To share experiences of how the apps have been used in schools 

This course is intended for:

  • Class teachers in the primary school
  • Lead teachers for English


  • While no experience is required, basic familiarity of using the iPad would be helpful
  • We will provide iPad minis with the apps installed

Course outcome:

  • A better understanding of the benefits iPads can bring to teaching and learning to support improvements in pupil outcomes in English
  • A better understanding of potential workflow issues
  • Inspiration and enthusiasm for using iPads in schools

Further training available:

  • Apple - improving pupil outcomes in numeracy in KS2
  • Apple - improving pupils' outcomes in literacy in KS1
  • Apple - improving pupils' outcomes in literacy in KS2
  • Apple - Using Garage Band and iMovie to enhance your creative curriculum

How to register:

  • Online - visit the training page on
  • Email -
  • Fax - complete the attached booking form and return on 0121 303 3552
  • Telephone - contact 0121 303 8001 or 0121 303 5100