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Building Geographic Literacy 414
Building Geographic Literacy
The development of geographic literacy leans heavily on the reading, interpretation and use of visuals, graphics and other non-text materials. In addition, most geography courses demand students read texts, which include unseen subject specific vocabulary and embedded numerical and graphic references. The following chart illustrates the range of materials used in a geography classroom, the literacy skills required and the teaching/learning opportunities available for reading, writing and oral communication.


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