Grammar Professional Development / Learning ( NESA & TQI Accredited ). Online Self-Paced Course For Teachers. Instant Start & Expert Support. Enrol in Grammar Basics today!


In this grammar professional development course, you will:

•Understand the basic concepts of English Grammar

•Develop confidence in using grammatical terminology

• Improve your ability to analyse and correct grammar in texts

Click here to learn more about what our course covers, or watch the short introductory video on this page.

Read what hundreds of teachers have said about Grammar Basics:

I can’t see how else this excellent program could be improved.

That I have been able to consolidate my understandings of the basics of English Grammar and are able to apply these to my teaching program.

The way that the program was structured and scaffolded (from the foundational knowledge required through to
the more advanced learning) was incredibly beneficial for me.

It will have a great impact on students learning

An excellent presenter helped my learning.

My participation in this course definitely has an effect on my classes as my understanding of new grammar terms is clearer.

The most useful aspects of this program is my working knowledge of grammar basics.

This workshop has given me a great foundation in grammar which I will study in more depth at uni next year

Understanding word types and common errors

I absolutely loved the program and learnt so much from Margaret

The knowledge gained about grammar, not only improved my understanding of grammar, but will allow me to teach it to my students more confidently.

it was great and enthusiastically presented.

The ability to explain grammar to students more confidently due to increased knowledge of how to use grammar in ways that is understandable for primary school students.

This course is a great way for people to feel more confident about teaching and marking grammar as you can
refer back to your notes about things you are unsure of.

I am better able to understand the mistakes learners make based on the information presented. I am also able to
better correct the students as to why they made those mistakes and how to correct them appropriately.

the program fits the needs of teachers who have to teach grammar when they have never been
taught it.

Very impressive workshop that addressed areas I wanted to improve.

With the national curriculum bringing the focus back on grammar it is important that I understand and can apply it myself. knowing the Metalanguage and gaining confidence in using it.

it was a PL from which, almost any teacher would take away new or clearer knowledge and understanding.

It has had an effect on student learning as I am m ore confident in explaining the ‘why’ of grammar to students

Learning and reassuring myself of various components of grammar.

This PL has been beneficial to me in my first year of High School teaching as it has allowed me to explore the fundamentals of grammar which is a big focus on writing structures in high school. It has helped me identify strengths and weaknesses in students writing. From this, I have been able to help and extend where necessary. Therefore, responding to students learning needs

The most useful aspect of this program was the increase in my own personal knowledge of
grammar to improve my writing and my ability to teach it to my students.

The simple fact that my own understanding of grammar has improved dramatically, so I am much better placed to
be able to effectively teach it.

The whole point of the workshop was that it extracted the most important elements of grammar and presented them concretely.

It was a great program, though a little fast paces at times, but that was because of all the helpful information being presented.

I would recommend this workshop to all teachers no matter how good they may think their grammar is. It is a very useful and hands on, through activities, workshop. Great workshop!

This topic is so very relevant for all teachers not just teachers of English. I will be happy to
recommend this course as essential learning for anyone involved in literacy education. An excellent PD.

Consolidation of grammar rules is helpful in improving my teaching of literacy and also assisting students in improving their writing.

The course has extensive information and exercises of function of words, phrases and more . I gained a good knowledge of grammatical features .

More teachers need to do this.

Simple reminders about the basics of English sentence formation and grammar usage was the most useful

The workshop was designed to up-skill teachers in their understanding and confidence of teaching grammar and
that is exactly what it did

Having detailed explicit teaching on grammar and parts of speech. I learnt new information that is needed

The program was well-delivered and there was a perfect blend of practical activities and content.

I have a better understanding of why students make certain grammatical errors and I now have the knowledge to communicate with students how to correct them. I will be able to give students useful and detailed feedback on their literacy skills.

I can not think of a way in which this program could be improved. I thought it was excellent and so useful. I would highly recommend it to any teacher.

It was very educating , informing and explained all the grammar parts explicitly which made it easier to understand.

Very comprehensive overview of grammar features; very knowledgeable presenter.

It reinforced my knowledge of English grammar and reminded me different terminologies for English grammar

The activities are something I can use in the future. The rules we learnt are going to assist students in their writing

The knowledge gained about grammar, not only improved my understanding of grammar, but will allow me to teach it to my students more confidently.

Great workshop for English teachers.

Being able to communicate grammar concepts to students in a clear and concise manner

I am more confident when in front of my class.

I loved this PL and found it very useful.

Learning new things about grammar and interesting ways to teach it to my students.

Having an understanding of sentence structure and the metalanguage and now being able to develop integrated units of work focusing on grammar.

This program provided a great professional learning opportunity to learn, engage and gain helpful tips from highly experienced language teachers. I thoroughly enjoyed this PL.

Great provider of training. Enthusiastic and knowledgeable presenter.

I have been able to explain grammar concepts to students more confidently.

Highly encourage teachers to do this course.

The presenter was excellent, and her knowledge was outstanding. A highly informative and engaging PL.

I believe the whole program was useful, it’s very difficult to separate one part from another, students of all ages will benefit from such a program.

Providing strategies and resources that I could take into my own classroom. Also taking it down to core aspects of grammar so that I was scaffolded in moving towards greater understanding of grammar.

I loved this PL and found it very useful.

the program fits the needs of teachers who have to teach grammar when they have never been
taught it.

The whole point of the workshop was that it extracted the most important elements of grammar and presented them concretely.

It was a great program, though a little fast paces at times, but that was because of all the helpful information being presented.

The knowledge gained about grammar, not only improved my understanding of grammar, but will allow me to teach it to my students more confidently.

I am better able to understand the mistakes learners make based on the information presented. I am also able to
better correct the students as to why they made those mistakes and how to correct them appropriately.

Very impressive workshop that addressed areas I wanted to improve.

This course is a great way for people to feel more confident about teaching and marking grammar as you can
refer back to your notes about things you are unsure of.

It reinforced my knowledge of English grammar and reminded me different terminologies for English grammar

Consolidation of grammar rules is helpful in improving my teaching of literacy and also assisting students in improving their writing.

Simple reminders about the basics of English sentence formation and grammar usage was the most useful

Providing strategies and resources that I could take into my own classroom. Also taking it down to core aspects of grammar so that I was scaffolded in moving towards greater understanding of grammar.

it was a PL from which, almost any teacher would take away new or clearer knowledge and understanding.

This workshop has given me a great foundation in grammar which I will study in more depth at uni next year

I have a better understanding of why students make certain grammatical errors and I now have the knowledge to communicate with students how to correct them. I will be able to give students useful and detailed feedback on their literacy skills.

Very comprehensive overview of grammar features; very knowledgeable presenter.

Learning new things about grammar and interesting ways to teach it to my students.

Having detailed explicit teaching on grammar and parts of speech. I learnt new information that is needed

With the national curriculum bringing the focus back on grammar it is important that I understand and can apply it myself. knowing the Metalanguage and gaining confidence in using it.

The activities are something I can use in the future. The rules we learnt are going to assist students in their writing

I am more confident when in front of my class.

It was very educating , informing and explained all the grammar parts explicitly which made it easier to understand.

I can’t see how else this excellent program could be improved.

Having an understanding of sentence structure and the metalanguage and now being able to develop integrated units of work focusing on grammar.

The most useful aspects of this program is my working knowledge of grammar basics.

I can not think of a way in which this program could be improved. I thought it was excellent and so useful. I would highly recommend it to any teacher.

The workshop was designed to up-skill teachers in their understanding and confidence of teaching grammar and
that is exactly what it did

It has had an effect on student learning as I am m ore confident in explaining the ‘why’ of grammar to students

The program was well-delivered and there was a perfect blend of practical activities and content.

This program provided a great professional learning opportunity to learn, engage and gain helpful tips from highly experienced language teachers. I thoroughly enjoyed this PL.

More teachers need to do this.

The presenter was excellent, and her knowledge was outstanding. A highly informative and engaging PL.

I believe the whole program was useful, it’s very difficult to separate one part from another, students of all ages will benefit from such a program.

The ability to explain grammar to students more confidently due to increased knowledge of how to use grammar in ways that is understandable for primary school students.

Learning and reassuring myself of various components of grammar.

Being able to communicate grammar concepts to students in a clear and concise manner

The knowledge gained about grammar, not only improved my understanding of grammar, but will allow me to teach it to my students more confidently.

Highly encourage teachers to do this course.

The simple fact that my own understanding of grammar has improved dramatically, so I am much better placed to
be able to effectively teach it.

Great workshop for English teachers.

I would recommend this workshop to all teachers no matter how good they may think their grammar is. It is a very useful and hands on, through activities, workshop. Great workshop!

Great provider of training. Enthusiastic and knowledgeable presenter.

This topic is so very relevant for all teachers not just teachers of English. I will be happy to
recommend this course as essential learning for anyone involved in literacy education. An excellent PD.

I have been able to explain grammar concepts to students more confidently.

This PL has been beneficial to me in my first year of High School teaching as it has allowed me to explore the fundamentals of grammar which is a big focus on writing structures in high school. It has helped me identify strengths and weaknesses in students writing. From this, I have been able to help and extend where necessary. Therefore, responding to students learning needs

Understanding word types and common errors

I absolutely loved the program and learnt so much from Margaret

The most useful aspect of this program was the increase in my own personal knowledge of
grammar to improve my writing and my ability to teach it to my students.

it was great and enthusiastically presented.

An excellent presenter helped my learning.

The course has extensive information and exercises of function of words, phrases and more . I gained a good knowledge of grammatical features .

That I have been able to consolidate my understandings of the basics of English Grammar and are able to apply these to my teaching program.

My participation in this course definitely has an effect on my classes as my understanding of new grammar terms is clearer.

It will have a great impact on students learning

The way that the program was structured and scaffolded (from the foundational knowledge required through to
the more advanced learning) was incredibly beneficial for me.

Understanding word types and common errors

The knowledge gained about grammar, not only improved my understanding of grammar, but will allow me to teach it to my students more confidently.

Very comprehensive overview of grammar features; very knowledgeable presenter.

This program provided a great professional learning opportunity to learn, engage and gain helpful tips from highly experienced language teachers. I thoroughly enjoyed this PL.

The most useful aspect of this program was the increase in my own personal knowledge of
grammar to improve my writing and my ability to teach it to my students.

I have a better understanding of why students make certain grammatical errors and I now have the knowledge to communicate with students how to correct them. I will be able to give students useful and detailed feedback on their literacy skills.

Consolidation of grammar rules is helpful in improving my teaching of literacy and also assisting students in improving their writing.

It has had an effect on student learning as I am m ore confident in explaining the ‘why’ of grammar to students

I believe the whole program was useful, it’s very difficult to separate one part from another, students of all ages will benefit from such a program.

The knowledge gained about grammar, not only improved my understanding of grammar, but will allow me to teach it to my students more confidently.

the program fits the needs of teachers who have to teach grammar when they have never been
taught it.

Providing strategies and resources that I could take into my own classroom. Also taking it down to core aspects of grammar so that I was scaffolded in moving towards greater understanding of grammar.

Great provider of training. Enthusiastic and knowledgeable presenter.

The course has extensive information and exercises of function of words, phrases and more . I gained a good knowledge of grammatical features .

It will have a great impact on students learning

I can not think of a way in which this program could be improved. I thought it was excellent and so useful. I would highly recommend it to any teacher.

With the national curriculum bringing the focus back on grammar it is important that I understand and can apply it myself. knowing the Metalanguage and gaining confidence in using it.

Being able to communicate grammar concepts to students in a clear and concise manner

I have been able to explain grammar concepts to students more confidently.

Simple reminders about the basics of English sentence formation and grammar usage was the most useful

Highly encourage teachers to do this course.

Learning new things about grammar and interesting ways to teach it to my students.

The presenter was excellent, and her knowledge was outstanding. A highly informative and engaging PL.

Having detailed explicit teaching on grammar and parts of speech. I learnt new information that is needed

it was great and enthusiastically presented.

The ability to explain grammar to students more confidently due to increased knowledge of how to use grammar in ways that is understandable for primary school students.

It was a great program, though a little fast paces at times, but that was because of all the helpful information being presented.

The simple fact that my own understanding of grammar has improved dramatically, so I am much better placed to
be able to effectively teach it.

The workshop was designed to up-skill teachers in their understanding and confidence of teaching grammar and
that is exactly what it did

The program was well-delivered and there was a perfect blend of practical activities and content.

It was very educating , informing and explained all the grammar parts explicitly which made it easier to understand.

This topic is so very relevant for all teachers not just teachers of English. I will be happy to
recommend this course as essential learning for anyone involved in literacy education. An excellent PD.

Having an understanding of sentence structure and the metalanguage and now being able to develop integrated units of work focusing on grammar.

More teachers need to do this.

Great workshop for English teachers.

An excellent presenter helped my learning.

It reinforced my knowledge of English grammar and reminded me different terminologies for English grammar

I absolutely loved the program and learnt so much from Margaret

The way that the program was structured and scaffolded (from the foundational knowledge required through to
the more advanced learning) was incredibly beneficial for me.

My participation in this course definitely has an effect on my classes as my understanding of new grammar terms is clearer.

it was a PL from which, almost any teacher would take away new or clearer knowledge and understanding.

Learning and reassuring myself of various components of grammar.

I would recommend this workshop to all teachers no matter how good they may think their grammar is. It is a very useful and hands on, through activities, workshop. Great workshop!

The most useful aspects of this program is my working knowledge of grammar basics.

This PL has been beneficial to me in my first year of High School teaching as it has allowed me to explore the fundamentals of grammar which is a big focus on writing structures in high school. It has helped me identify strengths and weaknesses in students writing. From this, I have been able to help and extend where necessary. Therefore, responding to students learning needs

This course is a great way for people to feel more confident about teaching and marking grammar as you can
refer back to your notes about things you are unsure of.

I can’t see how else this excellent program could be improved.

This workshop has given me a great foundation in grammar which I will study in more depth at uni next year

The whole point of the workshop was that it extracted the most important elements of grammar and presented them concretely.

The activities are something I can use in the future. The rules we learnt are going to assist students in their writing

I am more confident when in front of my class.

I loved this PL and found it very useful.

Very impressive workshop that addressed areas I wanted to improve.

I am better able to understand the mistakes learners make based on the information presented. I am also able to
better correct the students as to why they made those mistakes and how to correct them appropriately.

That I have been able to consolidate my understandings of the basics of English Grammar and are able to apply these to my teaching program.

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