In 2011, the Minister for Education and Skills published Literacy and Numeracy for Learning and Life: The National Strategy to Improve Literacy and Numeracy among Children and Young People 2011 – 2020.
The strategy sets targets for improving literacy and numeracy standards to be achieved by the year 2020. Since this publication, a common question asked during interviews is how to improve literacy in your given subjects.
Wordle is a great resource, which helps improve literacy by concentrating on key words in any given topic. It can used as a;
- Introduction using key words
- Summary of topic using key words.
The image below is an example of what can be achieved with wordle.