Mothers Day

Mothering Sunday

Submitted by Mary McMellon on Thu, 2016-03-10 12:36

Literacy: Functional English - reading, Reading: text focus (comprehension), Writing: text focus (composition), Functional English - writing

Free tags: Mothers Day

Context: History

Level: L1

Resource type: Assessment material, Reading comprehension, Writing prompts

This is a reading from a BBC site with questions based on the Edexcel L1 Functional Skills reading paper and a writing task. The topic is ‘Mothering Sunday’. It describes the history and gives information about traditional food.

Editor’s note
Very comprehensive. All aspects of L1 reading are covered – not just “reading for detail”.

Charlie's Mum Crossword

Submitted by Margaret Adams on Wed, 2007-05-30 17:18

Literacy: Ww/E2.2, Ww/E3.2, Rw/E2.2, Rw/E3.5

Free tags: Mothers Day

Level: E2, E3

Resource type: Crossword

A crossword to accompany Vicky Maltby’s ‘A Gift for Charlie’s Mum’ (which focuses on consonant digraphs th ch and sh). Provides reading and spelling practice.

A gift for Charlie's Mum

Submitted by Vicky Maltby on Tue, 2005-11-08 14:02

Literacy: Ww/E1.3, Rt/E2.1, Wt/L2.1

Free tags: Mothers Day

Level: E1, E2

Resource type: Reading comprehension, Worksheet or assignment

Charlie’s search for a Mothers’ Day present is a wonderful comprehension exercise written especially to practice reading consonant digraphs. Vicky suggests this resource is used in conjunction with Karen White’s consonant digraph worksheet. A simplifed Entry 1 version and a related E2/E3 crossword are also available.

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