Rt/E1.2

Rt/E1.2 Recognise the different purposes of texts at this level.
(a) understand that different types of text will look different and that the format can often help identify the purpose of texts
(b) know that symbols without words have meaning
(c) understand the meaning of common signs and symbols

A colourful quiz that can be used as a standalone activity or for consolidation and extension work after using Sally Shipton’s Types of Text: Social Signs PPT (see below). Created for an Entry 1 class but could also be used in preEntry classes either as a paper based quiz or cut into flashcards for working on recognition and discussion skills.

Level
M7
M8
E1
English
Rs/E1.1
Rt/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.1
Pre-entry
pE Rtc/M7.1
pE Rtc/M7.3
pE Rtc/M8.3
pE Rw/M7.3
pE Rw/M8.3
pE Wt/M7.1
pE Wt/M8.1
pE Ww/M7.1
pE Ww/M7.2
pE Ww/M8.1
Context
Health and safety
Independent living

A wonderful set of reading materials for Entry 1-2. Short illustrated text about May Day traditions followed by 2 pages of comprehension exercises. Plus May Day poster, letter and calendar for further reading and purpose of text work.

Level
E1
E2
English
Rs/E1.1
Rt/E1.1
Rt/E2.1
Rt/E1.2
Rt/E2.2
Rt/E2.4
Rw/E2.4
Rw/E1.2
Rw/E2.2
AL Rw/E1.3
Ws/E1.1
Ws/E1.2

A reading comprehension exercise written in the style of a practice OCR E1 reading assignment (Task 1). It also includes OCR style tasks 2-4 (purpose of text, reading signs and symbols) – these are NOT about Love Hearts.
Love Hearts task 1 can also be used independently or alongside our popular Valentine’s Day E2-L2 Love Hearts Assignment (see below) in mixed ability classes.

Level
E1
English
Rs/E1.1
Rt/E1.1
Rt/E1.2
Rw/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.1

Fill-in exercise for Entry Level students. Covers prohibitory, warning and mandatory signs.

Level
E1
English
Rt/E1.2
Context
Construction Carpentry Plumbing
Health and safety

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
pE Rw/M8.3

Two on-screen cloze exercises.
Cloze 1 – select correct words from drop down menus.
Cloze 2 – type in correct words from word bank.
Can be used alone or with the DfES Skills for Life E1 Literacy materials.
http://rwp.excellencegateway.org.uk/readwriteplus/Learning_Materials_Li…
(Unit 1, Lost and Found). Related online audio files are also available (links can be found within the cloze exercises).

Level
E1
English
Rs/E1.1
Rt/E1.1
Rt/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.1
SLlr/E1.3
Context
Leisure Travel Tourism
Sport

Select words from drop down menus to complete sentences; and construct complete sentences to match pictures.

Use independently or with SfL learner materials ESOL E1 unit 5 (Health) and audio CDs (ESOL Entry 1A tracks 42-45).

Level
E1
English
Rs/E1.1
Rt/E1.1
Rt/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.1
ESOL
ESOL Rs/E1.1a
ESOL Rt/E1.1b
Context
Health, Social care, Early years

Interactive Word worksheet to be completed on-screen. Two sections: select words from drop down menus to complete sentences, then construct complete sentences to match pictures.

Can be used alone or with the DfES Skills for Life E1 Literacy materials.
http://rwp.excellencegateway.org.uk/readwriteplus/Learning_Materials_Li…
(Unit 1, Lost and Found)

Level
E1
English
Rs/E1.1
Rt/E1.1
Rt/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.1
Context
Leisure Travel Tourism
Motor vehicles & Transport

Interactive Word worksheet to be completed on-screen. Drag correct instructions to each picture using mouse or keyboard.

Use independently or with SfL learner materials ESOL E1 unit 5 (Health) and audio CDs.

Level
E1
English
Rs/E1.1
Rt/E1.1
Rt/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.1
ESOL
ESOL Rs/E1.1a
ESOL Rt/E1.1b
Context
Health, Social care, Early years

Interactive Word worksheet to be completed on-screen. Drag correct instructions to each picture using mouse or keyboard.

Can be used alone or with the DfES Skills for Life E1 Literacy materials.
http://rwp.excellencegateway.org.uk/readwriteplus/Learning_Materials_Li…
(Unit 1, Lost and Found)

Level
E1
English
Rs/E1.1
Rt/E1.1
Rt/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.1
SLlr/E1.3
Context
Leisure Travel Tourism
Motor vehicles & Transport