Web Safari (more links)

Here are links to some places to find out information about literacy, ESL literacy and ESL. There are scavenger hunt questions below. The answers are below that but you will have to stand on your head if you are not using a laptop :)

National Adult Literacy Database - www.nald.ca/index.htm

Centre for Literacy of Quebec Summer Institute: ESL and Literacy - www.centreforliteracy.qc.ca

Community Legal Education Ontario - www.cleo.on.ca

AlphaPlus Centre - alphaplus.ca

Grassroots Press - www.grassrootsbooks.net/ca

Ontario Learner's Blog - alphastory.blogspot.com

Learning is Power Video - www.youtube.com/watch?v=_PI2pFw5avc

Metro Toronto Movement for Literacy - www.mtml.ca

Ontario Literacy Coalition - www.on.literacy.ca

Community Literacy of Ontario - www.nald.ca/clo

Canadian Literacy and Learning Network (formerly the Movement for Canadian Literacy) - www.literacy.ca

Learning and Violence - www.learningandviolence.net

The Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture - www.ccvt.org

The Learning Edge - www.thewclc.ca/edge
and the Northern Edge - www.nwt.literacy.ca/resources/northernedge/edge.htm

BBC Learning Online - www.bbc.co.uk/learning
Webwise - basic computer and the internet tutorials from the BBC - www.bbc.co.uk/webwise
Skillswise (more basic skills from the BBC) - www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise

Ontario Reader - www.ontarioreader.ca

New Zealand Literacy Portal - www.nzliteracyportal.org.nz

Florence - www2.literacy.bc.ca/videos/barbara_adler/barbara_adler_florence.htm

more links
Literacies Café - literaciescafe.blogspot.com
research - Literacies Research Links
online learning - Literacies Café Online Learning Links
blogs - Literacies Café Blogs of Note




  1. Heide Spruck Wrigley is an ESL and Literacy presenter. What is the name of her publication?

  2. Where can you find the ESL Kit about Holiday pay?

  3. Where can you find a collection of readers about famous Canadians for adult literacy students?

  4. Where can you find Webwise and Skillswise?

  5. What is the Ontario Skills Passport?

  6. Who can help you find a literacy program in Toronto?

  7. Where can you find out about literacy programs outside of Toronto?

  8. Where can you find a self-directed, online literacy practitioner's training program?

  9. Where can literacy professionals find the 7 principles of adult learning?

  10. Where can you find an international database of stories by literacy learners?

  11. When will the next issue of the Ontario Reader be available?

  12. Where do people “Dream of a different world: towards ending violence and inequality”?

  13. When were ESL classes started at the Canadian Centre for Victims of Torture?

  14. What does one literacy learner think of the Learning is Power video?

  15. What is the Wolverine project?



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