Providing access to books both inside and outside the classroom should be a top priority for schools, according to literacy expert Sharon Callen.
Quality literature can be a powerful tool in literacy teaching across all year levels, according to literacy facilitator Kate Tucker.
Teachers can keep students engaged by presenting literacy devices through Mentor Texts, and then using the Quick Writes tool to practise and experiment.
Literacy expert Sharon Callen reveals the questions teachers need to ask before using a program, tool or resource in a literacy lesson.
The Motivation to Read Profile is a tool to help teachers support and improve reading motivation for their students.
Picture books aren’t just for young readers, they’re important for the literacy learning of older kids too.