09 Numeracy and Literacy

09NL1
Course Description

9 Numeracy and Literacy (9NAL) covers basic reading, writing and numeracy skills. Topics covered are based on the needs of students in the class and usually include:

Reading:
Identifying the main idea of a text
Summarising information
Making inferences

Writing:
Paragraph writing
Topic sentences
Spelling, grammar and punctuation

Numeracy:
Basic addition, subtraction, multiplication and division
Basic Measurement
Basic Geometry

The aim of this class is for students to learn literacy and numeracy skills that will help them learn more effectively in their other classes.