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What, how and why of teaching literature and literacy (visual, digital, information) in the primary classroom
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THE YOUNGEST CAMELEER by Goldie Alexander - Kids Book ...

THE YOUNGEST CAMELEER by Goldie Alexander - Kids Book ... | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Boomerang Books - Australia's Online Bookstore. Call us on 1300 36 33 32! ... This entry was posted on Friday, September 30th, 2011 at 7:37 am and is filed under Book Reviews, Books, Children's books.
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Art Spiegelman's 'metaMAUS' |

Art Spiegelman's 'metaMAUS' | | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Maus has long been popular for class study with senior secondary students. With links to Visual Literacy, History, English and Literature, the Australian Curriculum makes it even more relevant now. Download the teachers' ...
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The Davis Museum at Wellesley College Presents Double Solitaire ...

The Davis Museum at Wellesley College Presents Double Solitaire ... | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
It seeks to create an environment that encourages visual literacy, inspires new ideas, and fosters involvement with the arts in academics and in life. ABOUT WELLESLEY COLLEGE & THE ARTS.
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Changing Reading Forever, Again - New Yorker (blog)

Changing Reading Forever, Again - New Yorker (blog) | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Changing Reading Forever, AgainNew Yorker (blog)There is research suggesting that secondary orality and literacy don't mix.
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Sonya Hartnett: Australian Author Who Pushes Boundaries ...

Sonya Hartnett: Australian Author Who Pushes Boundaries ... | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Great Literary Beginnings from Intrinsic Shyness. Hartnett was born in 1968 in Melbourne, Australia, where she still lives. She was the second eldest of six boisterous and outgoing children. Hartnett, something of an anomaly ...
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My third assignment for EDPK5003 – my sampling approach (750 ...

My third assignment for EDPK5003 – my sampling approach (750 ... | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Traditionally English in Australia has been viewed as a teacher-centred discipline with a heavy focus on reading and writing. The introduction of multimodal and multimedia texts into the curriculum reshapes this understanding ...
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Health News - Reading to children strong sign of school success

Health News - Reading to children strong sign of school success | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Reading to children daily before formal education starts is an important predictor of success in primary school after taking into account socioeconomic factors, language background and gender. Associate Professor Susan ...
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Moving at the Speed of Creativity - Visual Literacy, Talking with ...

Moving at the Speed of Creativity - Visual Literacy, Talking with ... | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Technorati Tags: education, images, john, learning, literacy, new, playingwithmedia, school, teach, teaching, visual, seely, brown, douglas, thomas, culture, reflect. On this day.. Podcast357: Options for Saving and Trimming ...
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Rhetoric Blog: A Good Start

I am planning on doing my project on multimodal teaching, especially how to creating multimodal texts in a writing classroom. Carey's article works as a good introduction to the idea of multimodal teaching and is a great ...
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Mobile phones teaching people to read | Nokia Conversations - The ...

Mobile phones teaching people to read | Nokia Conversations - The ... | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
By using the IRA Diagnostic Teaching Model, teachers will learn how to teach primary literacy development through technology and on-site training. Classroom teachers will implement face-to-face and virtual training to help ...
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Technology Literacy as a Designed Experience | Online Universities

By Justin Marquis Image: jscreationzs / FreeDigitalPhotos.net The Importance of Technology Literacy One fundamental component of an Information Age society is the ability of its citizens to use information and communication ...
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Emergent literacy, graphic novels and picture books (oh my!) | Did ...

As far as I'm concerned, graphic novels build on that process begun at such a young age – the stage where a child is pre-literate and can be defined as an “emerging literate”. Emergent literacy came to wide notice through the ...
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Literacy, families and learning: Meet the Author: Catriona Hoy

Literacy, families and learning: Meet the Author: Catriona Hoy | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Her family emigrated to Australia when she was 7 years old. She moved ... two children. Her Books Catriona has written six books since 2006, which is very impressive given that her writing has been very much part-time.
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Will Media Make Our Children Think Differently? | Geoff Livingston's ...

Will Media Make Our Children Think Differently? | Geoff Livingston's ... | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Their media information environment is dramatically different than the childhood we remember so fondly. Currently, there is much concern about literacy, and the state of language with texting and short form media.
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Teaching Children to Read and Write in More Than One ...

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Given the difficulties involved in teaching heritage literacy in the home environment, effective strategies must be employed to ensure the successful attainment of heritage literacy skills.
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Touchscreen tech helping people with disabilities - ABC Online

Touchscreen tech helping people with disabilities - ABC Online | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Touchscreen tech helping people with disabilitiesABC Online"If I'd been teaching her now, I would've done it on the iPad for her and it could have included me reading to her as well." Sophie now regularly uses programs and games on a tablet to help...
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Monday musings on Australian literature: Japanese poetry in ...

Monday musings on Australian literature: Japanese poetry in ... | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Haiku by Suiin Emi, along the Path of Literature in Onimichi, Japan. Papa Gums loves to give me clippings of obituaries that he knows will interest me. Last week, from his hospital bed, he gave me one for an Australian poet I'd ...
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My fourth assignment for EDPK5003 – my data collection | Bianca ...

My fourth assignment for EDPK5003 – my data collection | Bianca ... | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Traditionally English in Australia has been viewed as a teacher-centred discipline with a heavy focus on linguistic literacy – reading and writing. However the introduction of multimodal and multimedia texts into the curriculum ...
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Thinking About Infographics, Visual Literacy, Transliteracy

Thinking About Infographics, Visual Literacy, Transliteracy | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
So transliteracy doesn't just mean, “Look at this video” or, “Here's an infographic — it's visual, so we're doing transliteracy.” It's explicitly recognizing that, just as we teach strategies for interpreting text-based work, we need to ...
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Technology in the Middle » Blog Archive » Digital Literacy 2011 ...

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This fall I am once again teaching a “Digital Literacy” course for all seventh grade students. ... Visual Language These students learn well from seeing words in books, on the board, charts or workbooks.
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Snipp Snapp Snute , Archive » Fire, Fire! - Children's Literature ...

Snipp Snapp Snute , Archive » Fire, Fire! - Children's Literature ... | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Rainbow Bird is a colorful Australian Aborignal story by Eric Maddern. Here Crocodile Man thinks he's the “boss of fire” and keeps it in his mouth refusing to share it with any one. Men and animals are cold and have to eat their ...
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SDSU Children's Literature: Cool Books for the iPad

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SDSU Children's Literature. Dept. of English & Comparative Literature. San Diego State University. San Diego, California 92182-8140 U.S. tel (+1) 619-594-5443; fax 594-4998 ...
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BEN & DUCK by Sara Acton - Kids Book Capers Blog for Australian ...

BEN & DUCK by Sara Acton - Kids Book Capers Blog for Australian ... | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Boomerang Books - Australia's Online Bookstore. Call us on ... Dee White is the award-winning children's and YA author of Hope for Hanna, A Duel of Words, Letters to Leonardo and Harry's Goldfield Adventure.
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NEW HAZARD RIVER ADVENTURES - Kids Book Capers Blog for ...

NEW HAZARD RIVER ADVENTURES - Kids Book Capers Blog for ... | Literature and Literacy in the Primary+ Classroom | Scoop.it
Cane toads, once confined to northern Queensland have advanced as far south as Sydney and into Western Australia, threatening native animals and fragile wilderness areas along the way.
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