Literacy is about...
- Handling books carefully
- Sharing stories
- Singing rhymes and songs
- 'Reading' the snack labels to find out what is for snack today.
- Linking sounds and letters.
- Giving meanings to marks as they draw and paint.
- Literacy development involves encouraging children to link sounds and letters and to begin to read and write. Children must be given access to a wide range of reading materials (books, poems, and other written materials) to ignite their interest.
- Literacy is about....