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New South Wales Adult Literacy Information Office

Overview
Works: 108 works in 116 publications in 1 language and 474 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Classifications: LC159, 374.012
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Most widely held works by New South Wales
Out of order Doing time ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "Out of order" we meet Jim, who cannot read, and Grace, who finds reading difficult. Joe helps Jim and Grace using some of his new reading skills. In "Doing time", Robert, who is in prison, and who cannot read or write, is angry that he must depend on other prisoners to help him. His grandmother Grace visits him and tells him she is learning to read and write for the the first time. This spurs him on and he decides to try some classes himself. Interspersed with these stories are interviews with two adults who learned to read and write later in life. Useful ideas which may help you with your reading and writing are given
National collaborative adult English language and literacy strategy ( Book )
2 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Between the lines :workbook by Susan Cornish ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Numeracy in focus ( )
in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Learning about learning by Dilys Norrish ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Read it, Mum The right words ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Read it, Mum" is a story about Mary, who has to rely on her son Vince to read everything for her. She decides to do something about it, and asks her friend Lily to help her learn to read and write. "The right words" stresses the importance of reading and writing, when the town council decides to close the local library and the people get together to oppose it, believing that reading is a right. Interspersed with these stories are interviews with two adults who relate their experiences before and after learning to read and write later in life, and the changes this has made to their lives. Useful ideas which may help you with your readings and writing are given
Unemployment and beyond : language, literacy and numeracy materials for teachers of adult education by Dilys Norrish ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How much change? The small print ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "How much change?" Joe has worked out some good ways of managing his money at the bank and when he goes shopping. But when he is overcharged in the hardware store, he assumes it is his mistake. In "The small print" a farmer nearly poisons his crop because he can't read the directions for the chemical spray. He is helped with some useful ideas about reading labels and newspapers. Interspersed with these stories are interviews with two adults who relate their experiences and problems, one with numbers and the other with reading. Useful ideas which may help you with your reading and writing are given
Go for it Lost stories ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "Go for it", Joe, who cannot read, works part-time at the post office. He would like to be a postie but he needs to read and write to get his driver's licence. In "Lost stories" David, who learned to read and write at the age of twenty, is using these skills to find his Aboriginal family with whom he has lost touch. Interspersed with these stories are interviews with two adults who learned to read and write later in life. Useful ideas which may help you with your reading and writing are given
The Adult Literacy Action Campaign in New South Wales : project reports ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reflection and teaching : cooperative workshops to explore your experience by Laurinda Allan ( Book )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Between the lines Go for it, Lost stories, Out of order, Doing time, Read it mum, The right words, How much change?, The small print ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This is a series of stories about people who have difficulties with reading and writing. There are four videos with two programs on each. Each program shows some useful ideas which may help with reading and writing
Literacy broadsheet ( )
in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
For a number of reasons : adults on maths by Susan Lord ( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Building partnerships : TAFE and industry : integrating English language, literacy and numeracy into training ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Not just looking at the pictures ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Undoing some maths knots : numeracy materials for women by Dilys Norrish ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Communication counts language, literacy and numeracy in training and learning ( )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Numeracy, more than numbers : staff development sessions for teaching numeracy to adults ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
N.S.W. Adult Literacy Information Office
Languages
English (27)