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Great way to practise using alphabetical order (and maps) to locate information. Note – probably best for those that live in the Wolverhampton area and requires a local AtoZ map (but the idea could easily be adapted for any area).

Level
E3
English
Rt/E3.5
Rt/E3.9
Rw/E3.4
Context
Retail Hospitality Customer service

Your task is to set up a new web site for ‘Blackwell Supermarkets’ but you need to check out the competition first! Encourage your learners to use and evaluate organisational features of web pages. 4 questionnaires (with tailored questions) for Tesco, Aldi, Morrisons and Asda.

Level
L1
L2
English
Rt/L1.4
Rt/L2.6
Context
Retail Hospitality Customer service

A writing frame written to accompany the writing extension task on slide 14 of the Food and Food Container PPT (see below) but could also be used for other short spelling checks.

Level
E1
ESOL
ESOL Rw/E1.1a
ESOL Wt/E1.1a
ESOL Ww/E1.1a
ESOL Ww/E1.1c
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

Provides group spelling, vocabulary and speaking practice. Also useful for recapping count / non-count nouns (e.g. asparagus), indefinite article (e.g. an apricot) and special plurals (tomatoes, radishes). Originally used with a cordless keyboard and mouse to practice spelling homework. Can easily be adapted to include your own group’s key spellings / vocabulary.
Please read the notes area on slide 1 for teaching ideas, curriculum links, etc.

Level
E1
E2
ESOL
ESOL Ww/E1.1a
ESOL Ww/E1.1c
ESOL Ww/E2.1b
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

Food and Food Containers provides vocabulary practice with a series of paired examples of ‘container phrases’ e.g. a coffee cup – a cup of coffee; an egg box – a box of eggs, a wine glass – a glass of wine, etc.
Type in boxes are ideal for group spelling practice with a cordless keyboard.
The final slide is an extension writing activity to be used with a separate Word shopping list template (see below) and/or ESOL DfES Skill for Life Materials (E1, Unit 3 – Shopping 1).

Level
E1
ESOL
ESOL Rw/E1.1a
ESOL Wt/E1.1a
ESOL Ww/E1.1a
ESOL Ww/E1.1c
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

Travel and Transport provides group spelling and vocabulary practice. 15 individual forms of transport – look at the picture, then type the spelling into the box (ideal with a cordless keyboard) before checking the correct spelling with a mouse click. There is then a page of more unusual forms of travel followed by a final group writing activity.
Please read the notes area on slide 1 of this PPT for teaching ideas, curriculum links, etc.

Level
E1
ESOL
ESOL Rw/E1.1a
ESOL Ww/E1.1a
ESOL Ww/E1.1c
Context
Leisure Travel Tourism

A substantial resource designed to encourage students to tackle large projects in bite sized pieces. Originally used with E2E learners but suitable for all age groups. Aimed at E3- L1, it covers many literacy and numeracy topics and also requires some IT and research skills. Also used for L1 Key Skills IT portfolios and would now (2010) make an ideal Functional Skills project.

Level
E3
L1
English
Functional Skills English
Maths
Functional Maths
ICT
Functional ICT
General
Generic resources for literacy, numeracy and beyond
Context
Employment skills & Public services

For re-ordering, comprehension and looking at the layout and features of instructive texts.

Level
E2
E3
L1
English
Rt/E2.1
Rt/E2.2
Rt/E3.2
Rt/L1.2
Rt/E3.3
Context
Health and safety

An unpunctuated text. Students must add capital letters, commas, full stops and apostrophes so that it makes sense.

Level
L1
L2
English
Rs/L1.2
Rs/L2.2
Ws/L1.3
Ws/L2.4
Context
Hairdressing & Beauty therapy

A lovely sorting exercise that could also be used to stimulate discussion in non-hairdressing classes!

Level
L1
English
Rw/L1.2
Context
Hairdressing & Beauty therapy