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
  • UBS Finance Academy
    Copperfield College congratulates, Year 11 student Julie Nguyen who has been selected to attend the prestigious UBS Finance Academy.
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  • Operation Newstart
    Copperfield College congratulates year 9 student from Sydenham campus, Marni Noordam-Cordier, on the successful completion of the challenging Operation Newstart program.
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  • Sydenham Chess Challenge
    Thirty initial entrants have taken on the challenge of competing against each other in chess every Tuesday at lunchtime.
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