ADDRESS

Level 1 Meadowbank Shopping Centre
35 St Johns Rd, Meadowbank, Auckland

PHONE

0800-024362

English

English

Literacy in English gives students access to the understanding, knowledge and skills they need to participate fully in today’s world. Success in literacy means being effective oral, written and visual communicators.

At  Straight A’s we are able to teach skills in the following areas to ensure our students achieve success in literacy:

Primary and Intermediate Level

  • Reading comprehension
  • Listening comprehension
  • Oral reading
  • Word attack strategies
  • Story writing and structures
  • Punctuation
  • Proof reading/editing
  • Genre writing
  • Speech writing
  • Spelling rules

Secondary Level

  • Unfamiliar texts (comprehension)
  • Essay writing – formal, creative, film, extended text(novel), short stories/poetry, visual text(film)
  • Summarising
  • Grammar
  • Spelling
  • Oral presentation
  • Research
  • Media/Dramatic presentations
  • Respond critically to a variety of texts