Literacy

This group focuses on activities such as:

  • Supporting the school in literacy activities
  • Paired reading and parents providing reading support in class (Reading Focus)
  • Story sacks
  • Reading events – poetry days, storytelling e.g. Scottish International Storytelling Festival
  • Organising the library staffing rota provided by parent volunteers and providing training
  • Supporting the organisation of the annual Read-a-thon fundraiser
  • Birthday Books
  • Working with the school to develop guidance on how parents can help their children with reading and writing at home