Reciprocal Teaching

  • VELS level 4 Reciprocal teachingResearch into literacy learning in the Middle Years in Australia (Culican et al, 2001) highlights the importance of students in Years 5-9 engaging with complex and diverse texts as a vehicle to understand and connect with their world. It also emphasises how each area of the curriculum has its own literacy through the notion of 'curriculum literacies'. (Cumming & Wyatt-Smith, 2001)