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Language and Literacy

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Literacy is very much at the centre of primary education. It focuses on the development of each pupil’s ability to understand and use both spoken and written language as an integral part of their learning. Children learn to communicate, enabling them to express themselves socially, emotionally and physically. At Macosquin Primary School, pupils are provided with many opportunities to engage and demonstrate the skill of communication and to transfer their knowledge to real-life, meaningful contexts.

 

Language and Literacy is assessed using three key areas:

  • Talking and Listening
  • Reading
  • Writing

 

You may wish to read further information on the Planning and Assessment of Language and Literacy in Foundation Stage, Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2 by clicking on the link below: 

http://www.nicurriculum.org.uk/docs/key_stages_1_and_2/northern_ireland_curriculum_primary.pdf

 

 
 

Language and Literacy Links

 

Language and Literacy News

11th May 2018
 
 
 
26th Apr 2018
The Accelerated Reader programme continues to be a great success with three pupils...
 
 
 
15th Mar 2018
We have recently introduced the Accelerated Reader Programme to pupils in Years 6...