Entry 3 ICT
Literacy: General literacy / English, Apply punctuation and capitalisation, Functional English - reading, Functional English - speaking, listening & communication, Reading: text focus (comprehension), Use knowledge of punctuation and capitalisation, Use reference sources, Writing: text focus (composition), Functional English - writing, Engage in Discussion
ICT: General ICT resources, Using ICT, Entry 3 ICT, Finding and selecting information, Developing, presenting and communicating information
Context: Electrical, Electronics & Technology, Sport
Resource type: Interactive whiteboard, Investigation or project, Listening and/or speaking activity, Reading comprehension, Teaching idea, Worksheet or assignment, Writing prompts
Rugby themed task on reading (use of quotations and dialogue, facts versus opinions), researching and writing a short article. Topic links to ICT, suitable for use during e.g. Rugby World Cup, Six Nations Tournament or with any group keen on sport!
Context: Employment skills & Public services
Resource type: ICT task sheet, Interactive worksheet, Writing prompts
Simulations of email and online banking registration forms. Can be used in succession, as for the banking registration form you need an email address. When you press the “create account” button it will open the printing menu. Good luck!
ICT: Entry 3 ICT, Finding and selecting information, Developing, presenting and communicating information
Context: Employment skills & Public services, Health, Social care, Early years, Leisure Travel Tourism
Resource type: ICT task sheet, Investigation or project, Writing prompts
Super set of three ICT task sheets that successfully embed Functional ICT, Functional English and even some Functional Maths!
Each task sheet involves composing, sending and replying to work-based emails: based in a dental surgery, a health centre and a travel agency.
Please also download the separate, very detailed, Functional Skills mapping document which includes differentiation ideas, teaching tips and embedding ideas.
Numeracy: Functional Maths, Functional Maths - measures, shape, money, Money, Time, Length weight capacity temperature scales
ICT: Entry 3 ICT
Context: Catering Food Nutrition
Resource type: Investigation or project, Worksheet or assignment
An adapted version of Judith White’s pancake resource aimed at Level 1 (see below). I have created this resource to use with Entry 3 (and slightly higher E3/L1) learners.
Four tasks based on a traditional pancake recipe. Space is provided for showing working out and one task involves independent web research.
Covers number, simple proportion, money, time and measures. All three process skills are covered.
ICT: Functional ICT, Entry 3 ICT
Context: Business & Money management
Resource type: ICT task sheet, Lesson plan, Scheme of work, Worksheet or assignment
A wonderfully detailed plan for 3 × 2 hours sessions for computer beginners. It is also mapped to the literacy curriculum – making it ideal for embedded learning and Entry Functional ICT. Includes scheme of work, session plans, feedback/evaluation forms and 7 resource sheets.
ICT covers creating, opening, printing a document; formatting, printing, copying, proof reading. Mapped to Entry 2 and 3 speaking & listening, and writing (including several exercises on conjunctions and compound sentences).
Literacy: General literacy / English
ICT: Entry 3 ICT
Resource type: ICT task sheet, Investigation or project
A web research project that covers money and general reading / research / writing skills. You must plan a trip for 15 pre-school children.