1st Edition

Literacy Hour and Language Knowledge Developing Literacy Through Fiction and Poetry

Edited By Peta Lloyd, Helena Mitchell, Jenny Monk Copyright 1999
    121 Pages
    by Routledge

    110 Pages
    by Routledge

    This text on implementing the Literacy Hour in primary schools includes: a demonstration of how to meet the teaching objectives through well-chosen fiction and poetic texts; appropriate activities at whole text, sentence and word level; and practical ideas to aid the planning of the Literacy Hour.

    Chapter 1 Planning activities based on a text: a process model; Chapter 2 Picture books at Key Stage 1; Chapter 3 Traditional tales at Key Stages 1 and 2; Chapter 4 Poetry at Key Stages 1 and 2; Chapter 5 Introductionducing the novel at Key Stage 2; conclusion Conclusion;


    Edited by Lloyd, Peta; Mitchell, Helena; Monk, Jenny