Pre-Entry Resources

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About Paul

Submitted by Ginette Kriche on Sun, 2010-10-17 16:52

Pre-entry: General pre-Entry

Literacy: General literacy / English

Level: M7, M8, E1

Resource type: Worksheet or assignment

A 7 page work / activity book originally written for Milestone 7-8, E1 ESOL students but also suitable for literacy students. Covers reading (or listening to) a simple narrative, comprehension, spelling/handwriting and reading key words (match words to pictures and pictures to phrases).

Housework

Submitted by Laurence Fletcher on Mon, 2010-05-31 22:13

Literacy: Reading: text focus (comprehension), Rw/E1.1, Writing: text focus (composition)

Pre-entry: Rw/M8.3

ESOL: ESOL Reading: text focus (comprehension), ESOL Writing: text focus (composition), ESOL Rw/E1.1a

Free tags: Equality and Diversity, Humour

Context: Independent living

Resource type: Interactive presentation, On-screen activity or video, Reading comprehension, Sort or match cards, Writing prompts

Level: M8, E1, E2

Housework videoHousework videoHousework is a set of three related resources:
Housework is a very funny video (with a rather predictable ending!) accompanied by words and jolly music and designed to introduce, complement or summarise the two related resources below.
Although aimed at M8-E2, ESOL/Literacy groups of all levels will enjoy this video and it is bound to prompt disucssion. Supplied as a zipped WMV (Windows Media Video) file (6.8 MB).

Getting to know you

Submitted by Laurence Fletcher on Sat, 2010-01-30 22:14

Pre-entry: SLc/M8.2

Literacy: SLc/E1.3

ESOL: ESOL Sc/E1.3a

Resource type: Listening and/or speaking activity, Sort or match cards

Level: M8, E1

A set of question words that can be used in E1 ESOL classes at the start of the year. Also ideal for Literacy students (asking questions and sentence structure). To be cut up and reconstructed by learners as the teacher calls out various questions.

Things to use in class

Submitted by Laurence Fletcher on Sat, 2010-01-30 22:14

Literacy: Rw/E1.1

Pre-entry: Rw/M8.3

ESOL: ESOL Lr/E1.5c, ESOL Rw/E1.1a, ESOL Sc/E1.2a, ESOL Sc/E1.2b

Context: Education

Resource type: Interactive presentation, Listening and/or speaking activity, Sort or match cards

Level: M8, E1

Classroom stuffClassroom stuffA set of two resources:
PPT with audio, so you can leave students pressing the left button and repeating the words, while you attend to others. 13 different objects such as pen, stapler, ruler, etc. are covered.
Classroom equipment cards
These cards show some items of vocabulary for equipment which could be requested in class. 12 different objects such as calculator, pencil case, rubber, etc. are included.

Big letters reading game

Submitted by Laurence Fletcher on Sat, 2010-01-30 22:14

Pre-entry: Rw/M8.2

Literacy: Rw/E1.2, Rw/E1.3

ESOL: ESOL Rw/E1.2a, ESOL Rw/E1.3a

Resource type: Game

Level: M8, E1

Big letters gameBig letters gameBig letters reading game is a board game that provides practice reading individual letter sounds and common phonemes such as ch, sh, & th. Best laminated – you will need a die and counters.

Jingle Bells

Submitted by Laurence Fletcher on Thu, 2009-12-10 17:24

Literacy: Rs/E1.1, Rw/E1.1

Pre-entry: Rs/M8.1, Rw/M8.3

ESOL: ESOL Rs/E1.1a, ESOL Rw/E1.1a

Free tags: Christmas

Resource type: Informative presentation

Level: M8, E1

Jingle Bells is great for sentence and word level reading for Milestone 8- Entry 1 ESOL and Literacy learners.

Silent Night

Submitted by Laurence Fletcher on Thu, 2009-12-10 17:24

Literacy: Rs/E1.1, Rw/E1.1

Pre-entry: Rs/M8.1, Rw/M8.3

ESOL: ESOL Rs/E1.1a, ESOL Rw/E1.1a

Free tags: Christmas

Resource type: Informative presentation

Level: M8, E1

Silent Night is great for sentence and word level reading for Milestone 8- Entry 1 ESOL and Literacy learners. Please note the words are taken from ‘Songs of Fellowship’.

Parts of a computer

Submitted by Dawn Burford on Mon, 2009-04-06 17:25

Pre-entry: General pre-Entry

ICT: Entry 1 and 2 ICT

Context: Business & Money management

Resource type: Bingo, lotto or Pelmanism, Informative presentation

Level: M8, E1

Set of two resources
PowerPoint Straightforward but very useful introduction to computers for preEntry and Entry 1 students. Ideal to use before playing the accompanying bingo game.
Bingo Eight different boards. Call out the name of the part (or write on the class whiteboard for a literacy group). First to complete a line wins (use counters to cover, or laminate and cross off with a dry wipe pen).

Drag and drop colours

Submitted by Beverley Popely on Thu, 2009-02-12 17:25

Pre-entry: Rw/M8.3

ICT: Entry 1 and 2 ICT

Context: Animal care & Equine

Resource type: Interactive worksheet

Level: M8, E1

A lovely ICT / reading activity for Milestone 8 literacy or ESOL learners. 12 colours. Drag the name to the correct colour.

Drag and drop British animals

Submitted by Beverley Popely on Thu, 2009-02-12 17:25

Pre-entry: Rw/M8.3

ICT: Entry 1 and 2 ICT

Context: Animal care & Equine

Resource type: Interactive worksheet

Level: M8, E1

Lovely ICT / reading activity for Milestone 8 literacy or ESOL learners. 8 animals. Drag the names to the correct pictures.

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