Writing tips or guidance

Guidance handouts for writing - including exam techniques and tips

Major update 17/5/23 written for Legacy FS in 2011 but fully updated to reflect the Reformed Functional English Content. 

This is a handout aimed at L1 Functional English learners. It contains brief guidance on exam technique for the reading exam followed by detailed, updated help with the writing exam. This has tips on maximising marks in the 7 key areas that an examiner looks at (4 areas for composition and the three SPaG areas)
Although written for Level 1 it would also serve as a useful reminder for Level 2 students 

Level 1
Functional English reading
FE WRITING Spelling, punctuation and grammar (SPaG)
FE Writing composition
Exam tips and help