# HD1/E2.1

Extract information from lists, tables, simple diagrams and bar charts. (a) Understand that tables are arranged in rows and columns (b) Understand that a title, labels, etc. provide information

## Functional Skills activity - phone contracts

Submitted by Neil Carver on Wed, 2013-02-06 21:32

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

An activity that gets students to analyse information from a table on different phone contracts. Covers extracting data, basic number and money.

## Timings in a salon

Submitted by Carrie Bray on Sat, 2011-09-10 13:02

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

A set of exercises to practise timings in a salon. Ideal for, and fully mapped to, embedding Entry Level Functional Maths.

## Favourite TV programmes

Submitted by Julie Gray on Fri, 2011-08-12 15:39

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

A very practical and useful E2-E3 Functional Maths resource for extracting information from lists and tables, recording information in a table, and completing simple calculations with time (programme length).

## Sending an eBay parcel

Submitted by Carrie Bray on Wed, 2011-06-15 17:43

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

Extracting information from tables (you will need an up-to-date postal prices leaflet – free from any post office or download link provided) followed by hands-on practice weighing parcels. Ideal for, and fully mapped to, Functional Maths.

## Mobile phone addition and subtraction

Submitted by Carrie Bray on Fri, 2011-03-25 11:25

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

Addition and subtraction problem solving – ideal for, and fully mapped to, Entry 2 Functional Maths. Includes ideas for covering process skills.

## Working at the Hair Salon - Functional Maths

Submitted by Annette Tedder on Wed, 2011-03-09 15:29

#### Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

A Functional Maths project for Entry 2/3 students. It requires students to read and interpret information from a hair salon appointment book. To use add, subtract and multiply; calculate stock and cost of services. Students must use the given appointment book throughout the whole project as well as show their working out and check their answers. It is a good introduction to the Functional Skills requirements of using all the information given rather than treating each question as a separate entity.

## Measuring length and handling data

Submitted by Jennifer Whitehead on Mon, 2009-02-09 17:25

#### Level: E2

A fabulous 19 page booklet providing comprehensive coverage of measuring length at Entry 2 (and above). Cleverly links in with all the Entry 2 data handling elements by asking learners to record data in tables and bar charts. Includes using non-standard units, estimating and measuring height, using bar charts and tables and interpreting the results, measuring lines, investigations, frog jumping and paper aeroplane races; plus student progress tracker.

## E2 handling data practice test

Submitted by Ruth Colclough on Mon, 2008-05-26 16:53

#### Level: E2

Entry 2 handling data practice test in Edexcel-style. Great for extra practice and revision. 6 pages plus answer sheet. Covers many E2 HD1 (data and statistical measures) elements.

## What is a Bar chart?

Submitted by Dave Clapham on Mon, 2006-02-13 17:12

#### Level: E2, E3, L1

Makes a good introduction to drawing and interpreting bar charts.

## Grids for Smartie bar charts and pictograms

Submitted by Maggie Harnew on Sun, 2006-02-05 17:12

#### Level: E2, E3

Grids for Smartie bar charts and pictograms – to accompany Smartie investigation (below). Ideal for Entry 2-3 students that are not confident with a blank sheet of graph paper.

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