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Literacy is a vital part of our daily lives. At Holm School, we strive to engage our children in meaningful and challenging literacy experiences which prepare them for life and work beyond school.

Below are a number of links that can be accessed at home to help develop your understanding of our Literacy curriculum.

This site gives parents and carers advice to help develop their chid’s reading, writing and counting skills through different games and activities.

This blog concentrates on the games, resources and research that Highland council schools use to aid the delivery of their Literacy curriculum.

This Scottish book trust is a national charity that believes books, reading and writing have the power to change lives.  Their website provides ideas, resources and research to encourage literacy skills across Scotland.

Keep up to date on all the information the Scottish book trust provides through their blog.

This particular section of the Education Scotland website provides examples of ways parents and carers can help to support their child’ s literacy development at home.