Language

Communication, Language and Pre-Literacy Competences

  • Shows understanding of the English language
  • Shows understanding of the Maltese language
  • Can communicate using the English language
  • Can communicate using the Maltese language
  • Is developing a wider range of English vocabulary
  • Is developing a wider range of Maltese vocabulary
  • Listens attentively and responds to class activities
  • Listens and responds to stories and rhymes
  • Can recite a simple story or event
  • Is aware that print conveys meaning
  • Is aware that print is read from left to right
  • Distinguishes between a letter and a word
  • Shows an awareness of rhyme
  • Identifies the first sound in spoken words
  • Is aware of letter sounds
  • Can blend together different sounds to make a word
  • Recognises lower case letters
  • Recognises his/her own name
  • Recognises a few familiar words
  • Represents some letters correctly in writing
  • Can write own name independently