Posts by Fiona Campbell B

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

Free tags: Chomwell Green

Context: Retail Hospitality Customer service

Level: E3, L1

Resource type: Investigation or project, Worksheet or assignment

A super very practical reading task to be used in conjunction with a property advertising newspaper. The resource here is specific to Glasgow, but can be easily adapted for other areas.
Learners follow the guidance given to find a home suitable for their friend.
Ideal for, and fully mapped to, Functional Skills English E3 and L1.

Buzz words for student reviews

Submitted by Fiona Campbell B on Fri, 2011-10-21 12:26

General: Generic resources for literacy, numeracy and beyond, Aims & objectives, ILPs, reflections

Resource type: Teaching idea

Level: E1, E2, E3, L1, L2

A list of buzz words I sometimes use with learners when doing reviews – helps them to come up with ideas about how they are progressing and how their learning is making a difference in their lives.

Buzz words for student reviews

Submitted by Fiona Campbell B on Fri, 2011-10-21 12:22
Buzz words for student reviews

How to check your work in Microsoft Word (E2)

Submitted by Fiona Campbell B on Fri, 2011-10-21 11:58

ICT: Entry 1 and 2 ICT, Using ICT, Developing, presenting and communicating information

Resource type: Handout or guide

Level: E2

Useful 1 page handout. Very simple instructions on how to correct a mistake made when typing in Microsoft Word. First used with residents at a clinic who have learning difficulties but ideal for any beginner.

How to check your work in Microsoft Word (E2)

Submitted by Fiona Campbell B on Fri, 2011-10-21 11:55
How to check your work in Microsoft Word (E2)

Creative writing prompts

Submitted by Fiona Campbell B on Sat, 2011-04-16 15:56

Literacy: Wt/L1.1, Wt/L1.3, Wt/L2.1, Wt/L2.3, Wt/L2.6

Resource type: Writing prompts

Level: L1, L2

Four completely different ideas to fire your students’ imaginations and put pens to paper.

Creative writing prompts

Submitted by Fiona Campbell B on Sat, 2011-04-16 15:52
Creative writing prompts

Music video and lyrics task sheet

Submitted by Fiona Campbell B on Sat, 2011-04-16 13:35

Literacy: Wt/E3.1, Wt/E3.2, Wt/E3.4, Wt/L1.1, Wt/L1.3, Wt/L1.6, Wt/L2.1, Wt/L2.3, Wt/L2.7, Functional English - writing

ICT: Finding and selecting information

Context: Art Film Media Music TV

Resource type: ICT task sheet, Writing prompts

Level: E3, L1, L2

Writing and ICT task sheet designed to get reluctant writers to put pen to paper. Ideal for teenagers or anyone with an interest in music/video. Mapped to Functional English / ICT.

Music video and lyrics task sheet

Submitted by Fiona Campbell B on Sat, 2011-04-16 13:21
Music video and lyrics task sheet
© 2011 Skills Workshop. Site development by Fonant. Theme based on Corolla by Kiwi Themes.