Year 7-8 Literacy Strategies and Activities

In this course you will learn how to

  • Create and source excellent Literacy resources
  • Teach engaging Literacy lessons with minimal preparation
  • Build your knowledge in the Literacy subject area


Literacy permeates all subjects and areas of study. However, woud you like to better at delivering high quality literacy lessons when relief teaching?

Become more confident, knowledgeable and employable by broadening your skills in the subject of Literacy.

In this highly practical course you will be shown the building blocks for creating excellent literacy activities and how to best deliver them for maximum engagement.

Addressed Standards

Australian Professional Standards for Teachers: 2.5 & 4.2

This course contributes to 2 professional development hours.

Completing Year 7-8 Literacy Strategies and Activities before 31 July 2021 under NESA’s interim arrangements will contribute 2 hours of NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) Accredited PD in the priority area of Delivery and Assessment of NSW Curriculum addressing standard descriptors 2.6.2, 4.2.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW. 

4.3 star average rating
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“It was clear and well-structured. The presenter was great – it is clear that she is a very good classroom teacher. Making links to real-world teaching is always very helpful.”Teacher in ACT

“Positive presenter who adapted the content of the course to HSIE which I have been teaching quite a lot of, as a relief teacher.”Teacher in NSW

“Great course! It was interesting, with good ideas for enhancing comprehension.” – Teacher in QLD

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