Literacy

553 views

Published on

Published in: Education
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

Literacy

  1. 1. ONE OUT OF FOUR ADULTS
  2. 2. (17 to 21 million people) READ AT A 4TH GRADE LEVEL
  3. 3. OR CAN’T READ!
  4. 4. NUMBER OF 17 YEAR OLDS WHO ARE FUNCTIONALLY ILLITERATE.
  5. 5. 44 NUMBER OF MINORITY YOUTHS ARE FUNCTIONALLY ILLITERATE.
  6. 6. Functional illiteracy is a term used to describe reading and writing skills that are inadequate "to manage daily living and employment tasks that require reading skills beyond a basic level."
  7. 7. 3 OUT OF 10 EIGHT-GRADERS MEET READING PROFICIENCY.
  8. 8. How to Help Read with your child 5 times per week.
  9. 9. Surround
  10. 10. VISIT THE LIBRARY
  11. 11. SET LIMITS
  12. 12. Let THEM read to you.
  13. 13. Highlights, Nintendo, Animal Babies
  14. 14. SHARE WHAT YOU ARE READING
  15. 15. REWARD FOR READING
  16. 16. READ
  17. 17. READ
  18. 18. READ
  19. 19. 85 PERCENTAGE OF JUVENILE OFFENDERS HAVE PROBLEMS WITH ILLITERACY.
  20. 20. CAN’T READ WHAT CHOICES DO YOU HAVE?
  21. 21. WORLD WIDE PROBLEM
  22. 22. WORK TOGETHER
  23. 23. VOULENTEER
  24. 24. HELP STOP THE PROBLEM!

×