M8

Milestone level 8

A set of two worksheets for Milestone 8. To be used after lots of practical, hands-on activities.

Level
M8
Pre-entry
N1/M8.3
N1/M8.5
N1/M8.6

For improving visual figure-ground skills, expressive language development, matching and counting symbols.

Level
M6
M7
M8
Pre-entry
SLlr/M6.1
SLlr/M7.2
SLlr/M8.2
SLc/M6.1
SLc/M7.5
SLc/M8.1
Rtc/M6.2
Rtc/M7.1
N1/M6.3
N1/M6.4
N1/M7.4
General
Generic resources for literacy, numeracy and beyond

A fabulous set of resources adapted from the Entry 1 Skills for Life materials at http://www.dfes.gov.uk/readwriteplus/LearningMaterialsNumeracy Covers most N1 Milestone 8 curriculum elements. Created so that E1 and M8 students in a mixed ability class had similar materials to work from.
Judy stresses that this resource should not be used in isolation but alongside lots and lots of practical activities.

Level
M8
Pre-entry
N1/M8.1
N1/M8.2
N1/M8.3
N1/M8.4
N1/M8.5
N1/M8.6
N1/M8.7
N1/M8.9
N1/M8.10

Favourite things bingo game provides valuable practice in asking and answering questions for Milestone 7 upwards and makes a great icebreaker.

Level
M7
M8
E1
E2
English
AL SLc/E1.3
SLc/E2.2
AL SLlr/E1.4
SLlr/E1.6
Wt/E1.1
Wt/E2.1
Pre-entry
Rtc/M7.1
SLlr/M7.2
SLlr/M8.2
Wt/M7.2
Rtc/M8.3
SLc/M7.4
Wt/M8.1
SLc/M7.5
SLc/M8.2

Covers many common phonemes (initial consonants, vowel and consonant digraphs) and blends. Look at and say the letter sound then click to see a related picture and spelling.

Level
M8
E1
E2
English
Rw/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.3
Rw/E2.2
Pre-entry
Ww/M8.2
Rw/M8.1
Rw/M8.2
ESOL
ESOL Rw/E1.2a
ESOL Rw/E1.3a
ESOL Rw/E2.3a

A useful PowerPoint featuring the first 33 Dolch words for sight reading practice.

Level
M7
M8
E1
English
AL Rw/E1.1
Pre-entry
Rw/M7.3
Rw/M8.3
ESOL
ESOL Rw/E1.1a

A series of 7 great work sheets with cardboard, plastic or real money to improve coin recognition skills and making coins up to various amounts. For Milestone 7 to Entry 2.

Level
M7
M8
E1
E2
Maths
MSS1/E2.1
MSS1/E1.1
Pre-entry
MSS1/M7.8
MSS1/M8.6

Fabulous introduction with lots of pictures and points for group discussion making this suitable for Milestone 8 – Entry 3.
Please also see (below) the Social Signs Quiz created by Heidi Grififn to complement this resource.

Level
M8
E1
E2
E3
English
Rt/E1.2
Rt/E2.2
Rt/E2.3
Rt/E3.2
Pre-entry
Rw/M8.3

A great project for preEntry – Entry 2. Make the instant dessert, read and sequence instructions, match images to key word and more!

Level
M7
M8
E1
E2
English
Rt/E1.1
Rt/E2.1
Rt/E2.3
Pre-entry
Rtc/M7.3
Rtc/M8.3
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

Generic Bingo card maker is a very clever Excel spreadsheet that automatically creates 8 different cards (6 items per card) from a master set of 12 items. Use for ESOL (tenses, vocabulary), Literacy (synonyms, antonyms), Maths (tables, square nos.) – anything!
Please also download the related PDF file for an overview, instructions and teaching ideas.

Level
M8
E1
E2
E3
L1
L2
General
Generic resources for literacy, numeracy and beyond