Literacy Skills

Children enhance their literacy skills by,

  • Engages with, listens to, and responds to a variety of texts. eg-fiction, non-fiction, poetry multi-media texts with familiarly and understanding of their format.
  • Explores texts from a range of different perspectives and begin to analyze the meanings.
  • Engage in activities that involve the representation of meaning in response to a text, eg- re-telling, drawing, painting, music, sculpture, dance, symbolic play, and role-play.
  • Actively uses, engages with, and shares his/her enjoyment of language and literature.
  • Listen to and respond to children’s approximations of words.
  • Model language and encourage children to express themselves through language in a range of contexts and for a range of purposes.
  • Engage in sustained communication with children about ideas and experiences and extend their vocabulary.