A small group literacy intervention to assist with reading and spelling skills, with lessons providing fluency practice, comprehension, vocabulary instruction and writing. Also used to support learners for whom English is a second or other language. (ESOL)
Steps is an effective, easy-to-use computer-based literacy development programme that is used at a number of levels across the school. It develops the core skills needed for reading and spelling. StepsWeb caters for all students, but is also ideal for dyslexic and other struggling learners.
Reading Recovery is a proven early intervention for literacy learning. It is designed to help young readers and writers catch up with their classmates through intensive one-to-one support.
We provide small group support for Seniors based on structured literacy and ‘The Code’, which includes explicit and systematic teaching of phonological awareness, the alphabetic principle, syllable types and morphology. Lessons are targeted to specific areas of need.
Small group support for numeracy knowledge is provided where a need has been identified. This involves practicing counting, sequencing and basic facts through games and activities.
If you have any further questions please contact our Learning Support Co-ordinator- Michelle Fraser