# Catering Food Nutrition

## Pictogram activities

Submitted by Tony Jenkins on Sun, 2008-04-13 16:53

#### Resource type: Handout or guide, Worksheet or assignment

Pictogram activities with clear overview and examples, followed by three tasks including food and car parks. Makes a great introduction to Entry 3 data handling.

## Banana smoothie numeracy challenge

Submitted by Tara Chevalier on Sun, 2008-03-09 16:53

#### Resource type: Hands-on / practical activity, Worksheet or assignment, Writing frame

Banana smoothie numeracy challenge a hands-on practical task where groups of students must measure ingredients accurately (capacity and weight) and come up with a perfect smoothie recipe to be judged by the teacher. Marks are also awarded for an inventive smoothie name and a well written recipe (optional writing frame included for learners with Entry literacy skills) plus a detailed mark/feedback sheet.

## Welsh Cakes recipe ratios

Submitted by Gill Clark on Tue, 2008-03-04 16:53

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Welsh Cakes recipe ratios great for St David’s Day or any time of year!

## Themed multiplication problems

Submitted by John Wood on Fri, 2008-02-29 16:53

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Two sets of real-life problems to solve. Page 1 (5 problems) is based on a motorist, page 2 (6 problems) on a waitress. Great for practising chosen written method of multiplication (e.g. traditional, lattice or grid).

## Weird food

Submitted by Janet Wilkins on Mon, 2008-02-25 16:53

#### Resource type: Writing prompts

Weird Food is another interesting and fun writing task that also helps with research skills and using language fit for purpose.

## Ordering a curry

Submitted by John Michaux on Fri, 2008-02-15 16:53

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

A series of differentiated tasks that provide practice with adding up money and sticking to a budget.

## Water content of fruits & vegetables

Submitted by Keith Ball on Thu, 2008-02-07 16:53

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Water content of fruits & vegetables provides interesting practice with percentages, rounding decimals and calculator use.

## Sandwich fractions

Submitted by Anne Carlill on Thu, 2008-02-07 16:53

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

A gentle introduction to equivalent fractions. Worksheets to be used in conjunction with BBC Skillswise online activities.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/numbers/fractiondecimalpercentage

## E3 practice multiplication and division questions

Submitted by Judith White on Wed, 2008-02-06 16:53

#### Resource type: Assessment material, Revision material

Four themed sets of multiplication and division problems in the style of OCR Entry 3 numeracy assessments. Topics are: gardening, refreshments, cakes and squash. Excellent practice and revision for any learner that needs practice in these tricky areas.

## Food descriptions

Submitted by Maggie Harnew on Fri, 2007-12-07 17:17

#### Resource type: Listening and/or speaking activity, Warm-up

A speaking and listening card game / warm-up activity for Entry 2-3 Literacy. Makes an ideal link to Entry level descriptive writing and work on adjectives. With differentiation ideas for preEntry and Levels 1-2. Best printed in colour and laminated. 20 animal cards plus extensive teaching notes which include differentiation ideas for preEntry and Levels 1-2.

If you want to use our ‘adjective wheels’ to help students plan their written or spoken descriptions please download the related “Animal Descriptions” game below.

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