The purpose of this book is to enable assistants to work more effectively in supporting children with literacy and/or numeracy difficulties.  It is a book which can complement training courses.  It is also a useful book for parents supporting their children in learning to read, write, spell or do maths. There are sections on:

  • The current context
  • The literacy strategy
  • The numeracy strategy
  • Roles and responsibilities # giving support
  • How children learn and what stops them from learning
  • Teachers and assistants working together to support literacy and numeracy

Written by Glenys Fox and Marian Halliwell

ISBN: 9781853466793