Adult Literacy, Functional English, and GCSE Resources

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Fabulous multi-sensory resource for introducing mind mapping to learners at all levels. Includes teaching instructions, keys words and images (best laminated), sample mind map, sample report writing exercise based on mind map, and a very useful handout: ‘How to Mind Map’.

Level
E3
L1
L2
English
Wt/L2.1
Wt/L1.1
Wt/E3.1

Useful handout with definitions and examples of homonyms, homophones and homographs. Great for promoting discussion and also for teacher reference.

Level
E3
L1
L2
English
Homophones, homographs & confusables
Ww/E3.2
Rw/E3.5
Rw/L1.3
Rw/L2.3
Ww/L1.1

Produce interesting, personal reviews whilst learning about planning, using paragraphs, etc. 3 writing frames.

Level
E3
L1
English
Wt/E3.1
Wt/E3.2
Wt/L1.1
Wt/L1.3
Context
Art Film Media Music TV

Margaret Adams wrote this story to help a dyslexic student distinguish between ‘want’ and ‘what’. Numbered ‘cartoon’ blanks for student to illustrate, plus introduction, story and background notes.

Level
E1
E2
E3
English
Homophones, homographs & confusables
Rt/E2.1
Rt/E3.1
AL Rw/E1.1
Rw/E2.1
Ww/E1.1
Ww/E2.1
General
Dyslexia support

World Cup investigation, web sites, and teaching ideas for literacy and numeracy something for literacy and numeracy students at all levels with updated links and investigation questions. First submitted for the 2006 WC – updated in 2010.

Level
E1
E2
E3
L1
L2
English
General literacy / English
Maths
General numeracy / maths
ESOL
General ESOL
General
Generic resources for literacy, numeracy and beyond
Context
Sport

Learn how to count syllables and use this to help spell a great selection of World Cup vocabulary. Submitted for the 2006 World Cup but updated in 2010.

Level
E3
English
Syllables
Ww/E3.2
Context
Sport

This set of 3 medium term plans follow on from an earlier E1 2-term scheme of work (see below) and can save you a lot of time and energy!

Note: for those in FE not used to school terminology. A medium term plan is more detailed than a scheme of work but not as detailed as a lesson plan.

Level
E2
English
General literacy / English

Apostrophes – another great mind map from Nikki Brown – summarising the two uses of apostrophes along with some useful tips and rules.

Level
L2
L1
English
Ws/L2.4
Rs/L1.2
Apostrophes

Lovely Entry 1 picture worksheet to practice reading and spelling these two consonant digraphs.

Level
E1
English
Ww/E1.3
Rw/E1.2

An absolutely amazing PowerPoint (created as part of a PGCE assignment). Interactive activities, links and written exercises (these could also be printed as worksheets) plus lots of points for group discussion. Also great for teacher reference / training.

Level
E3
L1
L2
English
Rs/E3.2
Rs/L1.1
Rs/L2.1
Ws/E3.2
Ws/L1.2
Ws/L2.2
Ws/L2.3