Literacy Resource

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.

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