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Just Words® Virtual Launch Workshop (Instructor-Led)

April 15 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm


IDA Arizona is Proudly Co-sponsoring this Workshop!

Just Words® Virtual Launch Workshop (Instructor-Led)


Just Words® Virtual Launch Workshops (instructor-led) provide the practice and guidance needed to effectively begin teaching the Just Words curriculum. This highly interactive remote workshop was developed with extensive participant input during the spring/early summer of 2020. It was designed to maintain participation and motivation for optimal learning, with strategically placed breaks and an extended lunch. Additionally, the workshop design allows for teacher input and active engagement via activities and discussions throughout each session.

Course Objectives

Upon the completion of the course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify the skills taught in Just Words: phonics and word study (phonemic awareness, six basic syllable types in English, spelling rules, common Latin roots, prefixes, and suffixes), vocabulary study, and high frequency words.
  • Understand the principles of instruction: explicit, sequential, and cumulative instruction that engages multiple learning modalities with multisensory instruction, repetition, and immediate, specific feedback.
  • Identify and understand the use for all materials in the Just Words Teacher’s Kit, and have a sense of how to find and use the many extended resources available on the Intervention Learning Community for Just Words (membership included with participation in this workshop).
  • Use the Instructor Manual to prepare a daily learning plan and practice lesson activity procedures.
  • Visualize the flow and pace of a full Just Words lesson completed with fidelity.
  • Identify which students may be appropriate for a Just Words class, and understand how to assess students’ progress in the class by using Progress Checks at the beginning of each Unit and Unit Tests at the end.




One full day (4 instructional hours)

Learn more about Just Words® at https://www.wilsonlanguage.com/programs/just-words/


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About Wilson’s Virtual Instructor-Led Workshops 

Wilson’s virtual professional learning offerings are taught by expert instructors who help teachers understand the foundation of the science of reading in which all Wilson’s Structured Literacy programs are grounded. These workshops offer the high-quality experience that teachers expect from Wilson. Remote workshops offer enhanced features that promote interactive learning, including breakout sessions and other elements to address adult learning principles.


Workshop participants also gain access to the corresponding program’s online learning community in Wilson Academy®, where they can view video demonstrations, expert tips, and other resources throughout the year

Registration Information 
  • Registration with payment is required before the event and is processed on a first-come, first-served basis.
  • Tuition includes access to training handouts.
  • A confirmation email will be sent with event details.
  • This training will NOT be recorded. The registrant must attend the live video conference event and then finish a course assessment within a month to be credited with successful completion.
  • Tuition is fully refundable with notification up to three days prior to the event date. Cancellation within three days prior to the event will result in credit toward future professional learning to be used within 12 months.

Wilson will make every effort to conduct professional learning events on the dates and at the locations advertised; however, they are subject to change without prior notice. Wilson reserves the right to change or cancel a professional learning event due to low enrollment or factors beyond our control. We will attempt to notify registrants to limit customer inconvenience, but we are not liable for any expenses incurred.

If you have questions, please contact Customer Support at 800-899-8454 or email info@wilsonlanguage.com.



April 15
9:00 am - 2:00 pm


Virtual – Instructor Led – Workshop
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