Video: Literacy Activities for the Classroom

When developing engaging Literacy Activities in the classroom, there are a number of focus groups that Dr Kaye Lowe recommends. The layers that make up the Literacy Activity will assist in defining where guidance may be needed for students.

Dr Kaye Lowe is a respected literacy author and presenter and has taught undergraduate and postgraduate courses in literacy for more than 20 years. She is the author of PETAA books, Writing the Future and For the Love of Reading: Supporting struggling readers.

Key Messages

Literacy Activities based around:

  1. Literature
  2. Genre
  3. Spelling focus
  4. Specific CD/LO
  5. Teacher directed