Literacy

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What is Literacy?

Literacy involves your Reading, Writing and Communication skills. You learn about these as part of your English lessons but you also need them in every other subject and area of your life so it’s important that you practise them.


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Need help with your Literacy skills?

Visit the Literacy Wall in the English area. Here you will find resources to help with different areas of your writing or click on the links below (please read the Disclaimer page of our website first).

SPAG Revision

writing styles launchpad

Starter and Connectives mat

Spelling game: http://www.harcourtschool.com/menus/auto/18/54.html

Literacy games: http://resources.woodlands-junior.kent.sch.uk/interactive/literacy.html

SPaG games and revision: http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/topics/z8bd7ty


Can you spell all these words correctly?

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Although

Argument

Assessment

Assistant

Audience

Beautiful

Believe

Biscuit

Business

Charisma

Conclusion

Conscience

Conscious

Consequence

Cupboard

Definite

Diary

Disappear

Disappoint

Embarrass

Environment

Evidence

ExplanationFebruary

Friendship

Fulfil

Government

Hyperbole

Imagery

Imaginary

Interesting

Knowledge

Marriage

Metaphor

Millennium

Miscellaneous

Necessary

Occur

Omniscient

Onomatopoeia

Original

Patience

Persuade

Picturesque

Precious

Prejudice

PrivilegePsychology

Questionnaire

Queue

Reassurance

Receive

Research

Rhyme

Rhythm

Righteous

Rigorous

Separate

Simile

Sincerely

Straight

Success

Technology

Tomorrow

Unfortunately

Wednesday

Weird

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