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Primary Framework for literacy: Learning objectives

A clearer structure for teaching literacy has been provided by simplifying the structure of the objectives, with the identification of 12 strands of learning, giving a broad overview of the literacy curriculum in the primary phase. Learning objectives are aligned to the 12 strands to demonstrate progression in each strand.

Step 2. Choose the strands

  • Click 'Select' to see all the learning objectives.
  • Click the relevant boxes to select the learning objectives for a single strand or a combination of strands.


Step 3.