Wollumbin High - Year 7 and 8 Intensive Literacy Program

Wollumbin High School

Help improve the literacy skills of keen Year 7 or 8 High School students with this one on one intensive literacy tutoring program. This program has been running for many years and past volunteers have learnt a number of skills relevant to teaching literacy. Would suit students studying education or occupational therapy (eg HLT10595).

Details

Availability: Approved

Time required: 6 hours per week

Duration: 16 weeks

Location:
Main Arm Road
Murwillumbah
NSW
Australia

Requires face to face contact: No

Overview

Aims

Students with limited literacy skills access an individualised program at their level to improve their reading, spelling and comprehension skills and boost self esteem.

Outcomes

All students will improve their reading rate, accuracy and comprehension as a result of being involved in the program and experience success.

Needs to be addressed

Literacy and confidence

Benefits to students

Access to students with learning difficulties and involvement in individual programs tailored to meet the students needs. This program has been running for many years and past volunteers have learnt a number of skills relevant to teaching literacy.

Requirements

Southern Cross University

Keen volunteers willing to commit for a day (or more) a week, Monday, Tuesday or Thursday during school term time.

Partner

Everything needed by the participant.