Literacy Across the Curriculum

During 2012, the Local Authority and the Wokingham Secondary Federation organised a series of training sessions from experts in their field, on teaching literacy in subjects across the secondary curriculum, aiming to develop teachers’ skills in supporting EAL, and all students, to develop the language and literacy skills needed to achieve well in their subject.

This was a unique training programme and, although dating from some time ago, the materials are still relevant and valuable. 

The highlights from the training sessions were shared in two ‘CPD Newsletters’:

Below are the materials from these sessions.

You will also find below subject specific National Strategies guidance booklets on literacy.


Literacy in Subjects - These are subject specific National Strategies guidance booklets.


Literacy in Maths


Literacy in English


Literacy in Science


 Literacy in ICT