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National Literacy and Numeracy Framework

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The National Literacy and Numeracy Framework (LNF) is designed to help teachers embed literacy and numeracy into all subjects for learners aged 5 to 14.

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Oracy across the curriculum
Developing and presenting information and ideas
Reading across the curriculum
Locating, selecting and using information
Responding to what has been read
Writing across the curriculum
Organising ideas and information
Writing accurately

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Developing numerical reasoning
Using number skills
Using measuring skills
Using data skills
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National Literacy and Numeracy Framework spreadsheet XLS (1MB) ZIP (280KB)

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Oracy across the curriculum PDF (61KB)
Reading across the curriculum PDF (65KB)
Writing across the curriculum PDF (79KB)
Routes to literacy PDF (70KB)
Numeracy PDF (101KB)
Routes to numeracy PDF (48KB)
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