Literacy & Numeracy

Literate Practices

Copperfield College’s whole school approach to literacy allows all students at Years 7 and 8 to develop their literacy skills.

Literacy skills are all the skills needed for reading and writing. They include such things as awareness of the sounds of language, awareness of print and the relationship between letters and sounds. Other literacy skills include vocabulary, spelling and comprehension. Read more...

Numeracy

Numeracy, like literacy, is an essential component of our school curriculum. It is about students having the confidence to choose and use mathematics skills they learn at school in everyday life, as well as the classroom. We want students to develop the confidence to apply mathematics in their everyday lives. Read more...

School News
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    Hands On Learning (HOL) is many things; it is a charity, a philosophy and a method. The aim is to keep students engaged in and connected to school.
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    Students from Copperfield College who like to ride are in training for the cycling journey of a lifetime. Six students from the Delahey campus will take part in the RACV Great Victorian Bike Ride from..
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  • Sunshine Kids Raffle
    In case you hadn’t heard yet, there is a brand new Honda Jazz sat in reception at Sunshine Hospital. This is 1st prize in Western Health's new Sunshine Kids Raffle and has been proudly donated by Wes..
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