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English Literacy resources

LANTITE preparation

Sometimes it’s hard to know where to begin looking for useful resources for LANTITE preparation. Listed below are a few that you might find helpful.


Practise by testing yourself:

LANTITE information from ACER including practice tests.

UK Department of Education, QTS Literacy Skills Tests (see downloadable tests on right hand side of page).

QCAA –  NAPLAN tests and answers

If you want answers to more recent papers, you can scroll through

the Queensland state reports to find them

Improving your grammar and punctuation:

Technical language skills and reading comprehension tests – IXL

Bristol University ‘Improve Your Writing’ pages.

Purdue University literacy exercises


Reading comprehension and response practice:

Reading comprehension practice with Readtheory.org

Vocabulary, spelling and word usage:

Vocabulary.com Useful vocabulary website, but watch out for differences between American and Australian English https://www.vocabulary.com

VCAA – Academic vocabulary/glossary


Easily confusable words: https://en.oxforddictionaries.com/usage/commonly-confused-words

Essay terms (more useful vocabulary)


If you know that spelling is an area of weakness, this is a very useful websitehttps://howtospell.co.uk

BBC teach is another useful UK site for spelling rules.


Meditation

SmilingMinds is a free website and may prove useful if you are stressed about the LANTITE test.

Tutoring and editing services

If you would like guided and focused literacy support email me: anna@fixingenglish.com