Catering Food Nutrition

Useful problem solving practice alongside adding, dividing and multiplying money. Great for revision too.

Level
L1
Maths
MSS1/L1.1
Context
Catering Food Nutrition
Retail Hospitality Customer service

6 simple wordsearches (6 words per puzzles) for individual or group work (could display on a smartboard). Ideal for word and letter pattern recognition, converting between capital and lowercase letters, etc.

Level
E1
English
AL Rw/E1.1
AL Rw/E1.3
ESOL
ESOL Rw/E1.1a
ESOL Rw/E1.3a
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

Pictogram activities with clear overview and examples, followed by three tasks including food and car parks. Makes a great introduction to Entry 3 data handling.

Level
E3
Maths
HD1/E3.4
HD1/E3.2
Context
Catering Food Nutrition
Motor vehicles & Transport

Banana smoothie numeracy challenge a hands-on practical task where groups of students must measure ingredients accurately (capacity and weight) and come up with a perfect smoothie recipe to be judged by the teacher. Marks are also awarded for an inventive smoothie name and a well written recipe (optional writing frame included for learners with Entry literacy skills) plus a detailed mark/feedback sheet.

Level
E3
L1
Maths
MSS1/E3.6
MSS1/E3.7
MSS1/L1.4
MSS1/E3.8
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

Welsh Cakes recipe ratios great for St David’s Day or any time of year!

Level
L1
Maths
AN N1/L1.7
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

Two sets of real-life problems to solve. Page 1 (5 problems) is based on a motorist, page 2 (6 problems) on a waitress. Great for practising chosen written method of multiplication (e.g. traditional, lattice or grid).

Level
L1
Maths
AN N1/L1.3
Context
Catering Food Nutrition
Motor vehicles & Transport
Retail Hospitality Customer service

Weird Food is another interesting and fun writing task that also helps with research skills and using language fit for purpose.

Level
E3
L1
L2
English
Wt/E3.1
Wt/L1.1
Wt/L2.1
Wt/L2.3
Wt/L1.4
Wt/L2.5
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

A series of differentiated tasks that provide practice with adding up money and sticking to a budget.

Level
E2
E3
Maths
MSS1/E2.2
MSS1/E3.1
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

A gentle introduction to equivalent fractions. Worksheets to be used in conjunction with BBC Skillswise online activities.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/numbers/fractiondecimalpercentage

Level
E2
E3
Maths
N2/E2.1
N2/E3.2
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

Water content of fruits & vegetables provides interesting practice with percentages, rounding decimals and calculator use.

Level
L1
L2
Maths
AN N2/L1.7
Adult Numeracy N2/L2.2
N2/L2.9
N2/L1.11
Context
Catering Food Nutrition