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Enhancing Displaced Workers’ Literacy and Essential Skills: Interview and Focus Group Report

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  • Publication Date: March 2020
  • Resource Type: Report
  • Source: SRDC
  • By: Laura Celeste, Shawn de Raaf, Dominique Leonard, Xiaoyang Luo, Patrick Wray

Enhancing Displaced Workers’ Literacy and Essential Skills: Annual Report: Synthesis and Next Steps

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  • Publication Date: March 2020
  • Resource Type: Report
  • By: Laura Celeste, Shawn de Raaf, Xiaoyang Luo, Patrick Wray

Enhancing Displaced Workers’ Literacy and Essential Skills: Literature Review

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  • Publication Date: March 2020
  • Resource Type: Research
  • Source: SRDC
  • By: Shawn de Raaf, Xiaoyang Luo, Maria Montenegro, Patrick Wray

Améliorer l’alphabétisation et les compétences essentielles des travailleurs déplacés: Analyse documentaire

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  • Publication Date: March 2020
  • Resource Type: Research
  • Source: SRDC
  • By: Shawn de Raaf, Xiaoyang Luo, Maria Montenegro, Patrick Wray

Enhancing Displaced Workers’ Literacy and Essential Skills: Evaluation Framework

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  • Publication Date: June 2019
  • Resource Type: Research
  • Source: SRDC
  • By: Shawn deRaaf, Stephanie Parent, Xiaoyang Luo

Getting Started: A Guide to Adult Literacy in BC

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  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Resource Type: Guidebook
  • Source: Decoda Literacy Solutions

This guidebook contains helpful information about adult literacy programs, including volunteer tutor programs. It includes: • Information on tutor training • Tips for volunteer management • An evaluation tool appropriate for all adult literacy programs

Decoda Literacy Calendar 2020

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  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Source: Decoda Literacy Solutions

This is a list of literacy-related dates to remember in the calendar year.

Let’s Read Together! Preschoolers (3-5)

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  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Resource Type: Activity sheet
  • Source: Decoda Literacy Solutions

Reading together is a special time for families! It’s a shared experience that preschoolers enjoy. And, it helps set the stage for learning to read. Here are some ideas for things you can read together.

Let’s Read Together! Toddlers (1-2 years)

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  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Resource Type: Activity sheet
  • Source: Decoda Literacy Solutions

Reading together is a special time for families. It’s a shared experience that toddlers enjoy. And reading together is a great way to learn that reading is fun. Here are some ideas for things you can read together.

Let’s Read Together! Babies (up to 1 year)

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  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Resource Type: Activity sheet
  • Source: Decoda Literacy Solutions

When do you start reading to babies? It’s never too early to start. Babies enjoy hearing you read. And, it’s helping them learn, even when they don’t know all the words. Here are some ideas for things you can read together.

Let’s Read Together! Backgrounder

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  • Publication Date: 2020
  • Resource Type: Backgrounder
  • Source: Decoda Literacy Solutions

Reading together with family is a child’s first introduction to reading. Children like it when their families read with them, even when children can read on their own. Reading together connects children to the people they love and more. This backgrounder includes information on what children learn when someone reads to them and tips for… Keep reading

Let’s Make It! Backgrounder

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  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Resource Type: Backgrounder
  • Source: Decoda Literacy Solutions

Children enjoy making things. When they’re making, they’re learning and having fun. When children have the time, tools and materials to make things, they learn to solve problems, be creative, communicate and much more!

Let’s Make It! Babies (up to 1 year)

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  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Resource Type: Activity sheet
  • Source: Decoda Literacy Solutions

Babies learn by playing with you. When you talk, sing, read and cuddle with them, you support their healthy development. Here are some ideas for things you can make together.

Let’s Make It! Toddlers (1-2 years)

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  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Resource Type: Activity sheet
  • Source: Decoda Literacy Solutions

Toddlers have fun making things. And, they’re learning at the same time. Making things with you helps them learn even more. Here are some ideas for things you can make together.

Let’s Make It! Preschoolers (3-5 years)

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  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Resource Type: Activity sheet
  • Source: Decoda Literacy Solutions

Preschoolers have fun making things. And, they’re learning at the same time. Making things with you helps them learn even more. Here are some ideas for things you can make together.

Let’s Make It! with paper

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  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Resource Type: Activity sheet
  • Source: Decoda Literacy Solutions

Making things together with your child is fun and helps them learn. Here are some things you can make together with paper. There is also a version for printing that displays the URLs.

Play and Learn Together: A Guide to Family Literacy in BC

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  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Resource Type: Guidebook
  • Source: Decoda Literacy Solutions

This concise introduction to family literacy programs in BC is desgned for those who are: • wondering what’s involved in family literacy programs, • developing a new family literacy program, or • looking for a tool to help describe or reflect on family literacy program work.

Indigenous Activity Cards Acknowledgements

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  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Resource Type: Activity sheet
  • Source: Réseau Santé en français de la Saskatchewan (Saskatchewan Network for Health Services in French)
  • By: Healthy Start/Départ Santé project

Bowling Ball Hunt

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  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Resource Type: Activity sheet
  • Source: Réseau Santé en français de la Saskatchewan (Saskatchewan Network for Health Services in French)
  • By: Healthy Start/Départ Santé project

Buffalo Dance

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  • Publication Date: 2019
  • Resource Type: Activity sheet
  • Source: Saskatchewan Network for Health Services in French
  • By: Healthy Start project