ESOL Writing: word focus (spelling and handwriting)
Literacy: Apply grammar, Apply strategies to spell correctly
ESOL: ESOL Writing: sentence focus (punctuation and grammar), ESOL Writing: word focus (spelling and handwriting)
Context: Painting Decorating & DIY
Resource type: Warm-up, Worksheet or assignment
It is designed to be used as a whole group lesson starter. It is differentiated in the sense that more able learners will be expected to complete the more complex tasks.
The vocabulary in the example sentences is aimed at Painting & Decorating students, but the resource is suitable for all.
Literacy: Ww/L1.1, Functional English - writing, Ww/L2.1
Resource type: Cloze exercise, Worksheet or assignment
Literacy: Recognise and understand a range of words, Apply strategies to spell correctly, Prefixes, suffixes & plurals
ESOL: ESOL Reading: word focus (vocabulary, word recognition, phonics), ESOL Writing: word focus (spelling and handwriting)
Resource type: Sort or match cards
Print the sheets onto card or have them laminated, then cut up the individual root word cards for learners to sort under the correct headings.
Literacy: Apply strategies to spell correctly
Free tags: Equality and Diversity
Context: Independent living
Resource type: Worksheet or assignment
A beautiful set of worksheets. Learners must match months to seasons and also relate well known festivals and celebrations to each season (there is also a handy overview calendar for 2010). The last two sheets focus specifically on spring (clothes, foods, etc.).
Also useful for E1-2 ESOL / Literacy (spelling months of the year).