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Learning that Enriches the Life of Each Student
 

Literacy

Definition

Literacy is the ability to listen, view, communicate, represent and evaluate knowledge in many ways. (Literacy Now)

Vision Statement


Literacy is essential, and it is our responsibility to ensure that every learner develops to his/her potential.

Goals of English Language Arts Education


  • Comprehend and respond to oral and written language critically, creatively, and articulately 
  •  Communicate ideas, information, and feelings, critically, creatively, and articulately, using various media
  • Think critically and creatively, and reflect on and articulate their thinking and learning
  • Develop a continuously increasing understanding of self and others
    (K-12 Integrated Resource Package, 2006/2007)

Links to Ministry Documents

BC Ministry of Education - Curriculum - English Language Arts K - 12

BC Ministry of Education - Key Concepts in English Language Arts K - 12

Literacy Resources for parents