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Literacy Resources

What is Literacy?

Literacy is the ability to use a range of knowledge and skills to communicate and understand effectively in a variety of situations.


What is English?

English is about using the English language to describe things or experiences.


Below we have a list of a range of resources that can help to improve both your child's literacy and English knowledge and skills. These resources have been tried and tested by our primary teachers and are often used in our classrooms. They include websites, ebooks and apps as well as a description.


Here are some other resources that you may find useful in helping your child in literacy.


Digital Resource List

Digital Literacy Resources (pdf 2348 KB) 


Literacy & Numeracy Tips



Five ways to build your child's literacy skills K-4

Five ways to build literacy (pdf 1093 KB)


Ideas to use at home Helping your child with literacy

Ideas to use at home (pdf 882 KB)


A to Z Family Literacy and numeracy ideas

A to Z Family Literacy (pdf 89 KB)