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Literacy for the 21st Century: A Balanced Approach is a thoroughly applied text written to ensure that readers understand the current theories behind and the critical components of instruction for teaching reading and writing as complementary in the development of literacy. 2015-03-16T10:42:58-07:00 0000023257 00000 n The 10 components of a balanced approach are: Literacy for the 21st Century: A balanced approach is a comprehensive and thoroughly applied text that covers the information new and experienced teachers need to know to teach literacy effectively in Australian classrooms. Components of Balanced Literacy Word Study Word Study is the study of our alphabetic symbol system. \"Teaching phonics with literature seems so hit or miss. 0000018211 00000 n 0000001410 00000 n Definitions Balanced literacy: As defined by Bingham and Hall-Kenyon (2013) balanced literacy is a “philosophical perspective that seeks to combine, or balance, skill-based and meaning-based This document is designed as a reference tool for K-9 educators.