Literacy

Literacy at FMCS

At FMCS we are very focused on not only teaching our students to learn to read, but helping them to develop a lifelong love of reading as well.

Some of our current strategies include:

  • Comfortable Student Reading Nooks
  • Read with the Principal Program
  • Daily DEAR (Drop Everything and Read) Time
  • School Literacy Team
  • All teachers certified in and practising current methodologies including the Balanced Literacy Program
  • Language Arts Focus  in class activities
  • Participation in events such as the Guiness Book of World Records Reading Challenge
  • Virtual Author Visits
  • Virtual Guest Readers
  • Intervention Programs
"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go" - Dr. Seuss