Independent living

A Trip to the Library Entry 1 assignment

Submitted by Pam James on Wed, 2007-07-18 17:18

Literacy: General literacy / English

Context: Independent living

Level: E1

Resource type: Assessment material, Revision material

A Trip to the Library Entry 1 assignment provides excellent practice for City and Guilds style assignments. Layout and questions are in exactly the same style as the ‘real thing’ – complete with assessment pack and a transcript for the listening tape.

A Trip to the Library Entry 2 assignment

Submitted by Pam James on Wed, 2007-07-18 17:18

Literacy: General literacy / English

Context: Independent living

Level: E2

Resource type: Assessment material, Revision material

A Trip to the Library Entry 2 assignment provides excellent practice for City and Guilds style assignments. Layout and questions are in exactly the same style as the ‘real thing’ – complete with assessment pack and a transcript for the listening tape.

A Trip to the Library Entry 3 assignment

Submitted by Pam James on Wed, 2007-07-18 17:18

Literacy: General literacy / English

Context: Independent living

Level: E3

Resource type: Assessment material, Revision material

A Trip to the Library Entry 3 assignment provides excellent practice for City and Guilds style assignments. Layout and questions are in exactly the same style as the ‘real thing’ – complete with assessment pack and a transcript for the listening tape.

Problems in the home PPT & dialogue cards

Submitted by Maggie Harnew on Thu, 2007-06-28 17:18

ESOL: ESOL Lr/E1.4b, ESOL Lr/E1.5c, ESOL Rt/E1.1a, ESOL Rt/E1.1b, ESOL Rw/E1.1a, ESOL Sd/E1.1b, ESOL Ww/E1.1a, ESOL Ww/E1.1c

Context: Independent living

Level: E1, E2

Resource type: Interactive presentation, Listening and/or speaking activity, Shared text

Problems in the home PPT provides group spelling and vocabulary practice along with ideas for speaking practice. Look at the pictures, discuss what the people do (electricians, gas engineers, plumbers, etc.) and the problems they fix. Then type the correct spelling into the box (ideal with a cordless keyboard) before checking the correct spelling with a mouse click. Finish with some skimming and scanning practice using related information from the Yellow Pages.
Originally used with the DfES ESOL E1 Skills for Life materials (Unit 7 – Homes) but can be used alone.

Problem Page

Submitted by Saul Pope on Wed, 2007-06-20 17:18

Literacy: Rt/E3.1, Rt/L1.1, Rt/L2.1, Writing: text focus (composition), Engage in Discussion

Free tags: Drug awareness

Context: Independent living

Level: E3, L1, L2

Resource type: Discussion points, Listening and/or speaking activity, Shared text

Problem Page is a great way to encourage paired reading, writing and discussion skills. Students discuss a typical problem from a tabloid newspaper page and then, in pairs, work on different problems and how they would solve them. For Entry 3, L1/2 ESOL and Literacy.

You're in the money

Submitted by John Thompson A on Fri, 2007-05-04 17:18

Numeracy: N2/L1.8, N2/L2.8, MSS1/L1.1, N2/L1.5

Context: Independent living

Level: L1, L2

Resource type: Investigation or project, Worksheet or assignment

A resource based on catalogues (Argos and Littlewoods) that works especially well with younger students. 2 versions, differentiated for Level 1 and Level 2. Covers addition and subtraction (money) and percentages.

Syndicate content
© 2011 Skills Workshop. Site development by Fonant. Theme based on Corolla by Kiwi Themes.