Language Literacy and Communication

The Languages, Literacy and Communication Area of Learning and Experience (Area) addresses fundamental aspects of human communication. It aims to support learning across the whole curriculum and to enable learners to gain knowledge and skills in Welsh, English and international languages as well as in literature.

 

What does languages, literacy and communication look like at St. Mary’s?

·     Daily Welsh lesson

·     RWInc phonic lessons

·     Drama

·     School trips – local library, museums

·     Whole school performances

·     Daily literacy skills lessons – spellings,

      handwriting, reading

·     Links with local comprehensive for French

      and Spanish lessons

·     Two Welsh sabbatical teachers

·     Fresh start lessons 

·     Guided reading

·     Reading libraries for all pupils

·     Celebrating literature

·     Daily storytime

A wide variety of fun Welsh language games