Environmental Print for Adults
Date posted: December 20, 2017
Environmental print is written words that appear in our environment. It includes signs, labels, and logos. Because it may be familiar and relevant, it can be useful for adults as well as children who are learning to read.
For background information and suggestions on using environmental print with adults learning to read, look at New Zealand’s National Centre of Literacy and Numeracy for Adults article on Environmental print.
See It and Read It is a blog post from Bow Valley College’s English Language Learning blog that briefly describes some activities using environmental print.