Using Symbols

Everyday we come across a whole range of symbols used for different purposes.

lightning    slippyroad

Some symbols can easily and quickly be understood.

electricity21   nodiving

 Some symbols are not understood by everyone. Their meaning has to be learned.

noiron   nobleach   green-recycling-symbol

Symbols can convey a message faster and easier than written language. For those that have difficulty reading symbols can be used with written words to clarify their meaning.

Symbols are used within the school to serve many different purposes.