Storytelling provides opportunities to develop understanding and drive change on serious matters for children, says Indigenous Australian author and performer Boori Monty Prior.
To maximise student learning during a mini lesson teachers must be equipped with impactful strategies, according to literacy experts Sharon and Phil Callen.
Literacy experts Sharon and Phil Callen reveal the key questions teachers should ask students to assess their literacy development.
Experienced educator Giselle Pulford says picture books are impactful for upper primary students, if used effectively.
The key to bringing informational texts to life in the classroom is to focus on their rich array of text features, according to literacy experts