Category Archives: literacy

Mrs P and my Prize

Many of you will remember that I won 4th place in the Share a Story Shape a Future competition for my Letter to Nancy of Swallows and Amazons. My writing friend, Beth, from elizabethannewrites, who won third place, kindly offered to … Continue reading

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I have written so much recently about the pleasure of reading and wanted to post a little about another side of the coin, literacy. What is Literacy? A UNESCO definition says « A literate person is one, who can, with understanding, … Continue reading

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