Key Words: Literacy

This is the third edition of the highly popular Key Words: Literacy with revised and updated definitions of terms covered in literacy learning. It is a flexible resource which has potential for use by teachers, pupils, parents and carers. It is also suitable for learners in a variety of post-16 settings.

Teachers can use this book to support planning and preparation in extending learners’ language and understanding. It is also useful to extend vocabulary by encouraging learners to record new, useful and interesting words from other sources.

Learners can enter their own definitions as well as refer to the ones provided which are starting points for discussion. Learners can also record new words that are found in other places and from conversations.

Parents and carers can use this book to understand terms used in schools to support literacy learning and discuss school work and homework with their children.