# L1

Level 1

## How to not pass your driving test

Submitted by Jane Johnson on Tue, 2017-05-30 09:42

#### Resource type: Discussion points, Reading comprehension, Worksheet or assignment, Writing prompts

A short, contextual news article with associated comprehension and two writing tasks (a Facebook message and a formal letter).

Editor’s note
With answers and detailed curriculum mapping.

## Functional Maths skills checks E2/E3 and E3/L1

Submitted by Nicola Smith on Thu, 2017-05-18 17:57

#### Resource type: Assessment material, Revision material, Worksheet or assignment

A range of questions that I have designed for my Functional Skills Maths learners.The focus is on the four operations (+ – x ÷) with wide coverage of measures and money.

There are two sets of similar, but differentiated, questions so that learners at both both levels can complete them in the same lesson. Each set of questions cover several themes (dog show and music festival) followed by a set of mixed questions and a final page of stretch and challenge tasks.

## General Election 2017 Reading and Video task

Submitted by Kate Lindley on Sat, 2017-05-06 16:24

#### Level: E2, E3, L1

Video task and reading comprehension based on the style of Entry ESOL reading exams. Taken from BBC Newsround website.

Editor’s note
Questions suitable for mixed ability classes from E2-L1 and make good discussion prompts for further work.

## Functional Skills Easter Quiz

Submitted by Nicola Smith on Wed, 2017-04-05 11:40

#### Level: E3, L1

I designed this quiz as revision for my learners.
Trying to disguise the Functional Maths by putting it together with other rounds as a quiz to make it more interesting!

Editor’s note
Covers many aspects of E3 and L1 Maths – along with interesting and fun general knowledge questions for all levels.
The answer sheet and curriculum mapping is only available to site contributors. Please see details within the resource

## Red Nose Day 2017 Functional English reading

Submitted by Joanne Collins on Fri, 2017-03-31 09:51

#### Resource type: Reading comprehension

A reading comprehension based on information taken from the Red Nose Day website.
Created for a group of mixed ability E2-L1 students.

## March quiz with embedded maths, English and E&D

Submitted by Laura Bell on Tue, 2017-03-07 00:52

#### Resource type: Quiz

A starter or ice breaker featuring random facts about March. Includes some embedded maths and E&D

Editor’s note
With answers and embedding /extension ideas for all levels.

## Health & Safety for Small Construction Sites embedded English workbook

Submitted by Jane Johnson on Mon, 2017-03-06 22:43

#### Resource type: Reading comprehension, Worksheet or assignment, Writing frame, Writing prompts

A work book style resource to support the development of Functional Skills English for Construction students (also specific activities for Painting & Decorating and Plastering students).
Editor’s note
Includes reading comprehension, planning leaflets, summarising key points, and report writing. With curriculum mapping (and very useful writing frames for lower level students).

## Highway Code for Motor Cyclists

Submitted by Jane Johnson on Sun, 2017-01-15 23:52

#### Resource type: Reading comprehension, Writing prompts

A short reading comprehension and writing task based on a section of the Highway Code for motorcyclists.

## Percentage Dice Game

Submitted by Sue Knox on Sun, 2017-01-15 18:09

#### Level: E3, L1, L2

A simple but effective dice game to help students become familiar with, and practise, calculating percentages of amounts. You will need to customise 2 dice by writing amounts on one and percentages on the other.

## Writing about an object

Submitted by Ruth North on Thu, 2017-01-12 21:57

#### Level: E3, L1, L2

A set of writing activity cards that are easily differentiated for groups of learners working at a range of levels. Main focus is purpose of text.

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