Monday, 17 November 2014

Literacy Links - Issue 8 - Art & Design and Music Special


Each week I will be sharing some interesting reading in the area of Literacy from around the web for your reading pleasure. This issue an Art & Design and Music special edition of Literacy Links presented in no particular order.

The purpose of this e-magazine is to evoke thought and discussion around key literacy topics, not dictate a particular approach or view.


Quote of the Week:
"Books are a uniquely portable magic."

Stephen King - An American author of contemporary horror, suspense, science fiction, and fantasy. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, and many of them have been adapted into feature films, television movies and comic books.



Links:
National Curriculum KS3 Document - Literacy in Art and Design

National Curriculum KS3 Document - Literacy in Music

TES Resource - Literacy in Art and Design - Evaluations

Literacy and the Music Video

Literacy in Art, Craft and Design Booklet

Video - Auchinleck Academy: Literacy in Musc

Essay - Art and Literacy

intergrating Music and Literacy

Video - Using Art to Teach Reading and Writing

Learning Literacy through Music

Guardian Article - Out of Art into Literacy at the National Gallery

Promoting Literacy Through Music

Study - Teaching Literacy Through Art

Literacy Skills in Music Class


Tuesday, 11 November 2014

Literacy Links - Issue 7 - History and Geography Special

Each week I will be sharing some interesting reading in the area of Literacy from around the web for your reading pleasure. This issue a History and Geography special edition of Literacy Links presented in no particular order.

The purpose of this e-magazine is to evoke thought and discussion around key literacy topics, not dictate a particular approach or view.


Quote of the Week:
“The more you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go.”  Dr Seuss

Links:
National Curriculum Document - Literacy in Geography

National Curriculum Document - Literacy in History

GTIP Think Piece - Geography and Literacy

The Historical Association - History and Literacy

Literacy through Geography but not forgetting geography through literacy

TES Resource - History, Literacy, Revision and Learning Tools

Blog - Improving Literacy in Geography

Teachit Resources - Literacy in History

TES Forum - Literacy in Geography

History Teacher's Discussion Forum - Literacy in History

PPT - Creative GCSE Geography and Literacy

Case Study - What impact can development in literacy Teaching have on teaching and learning in history? 

Wednesday, 5 November 2014

Literacy Links - Issue 6 - ICT and Design Technology Special


Each week I will be sharing some interesting reading in the area of Literacy from around the web for your reading pleasure. This issue a ICT and Design Technology special edition of Literacy Links presented in no particular order.

The purpose of this e-magazine is to evoke thought and discussion around key literacy topics, not dictate a particular approach or view.