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square multilit2St Thomas More school has the services of a Literacy Support specialist teacher who works in Years 1 and 2 classes to provide an early literacy intervention program, Multi-Lit.

  • The intervention programs address confusions and issues in reading/writing skills development of young learners before these become difficulties that impede their learning across the curriculum
  • Emphasis is on learning and writing continuous print, under which comes the learning of words, letters and sounds
  • The Multi-Lit program is also offered and is specifically designed for teaching low-progress readers in Year 2 and above
  • Multi-Lit provides intensive, systematic and explicit instructions in 3 main areas – phonics, sight words and supported book reading