Rt/E3.3

Recognise and understand the organisational features and typical language of instructional texts, e.g. use of imperatives and second person
(a) Understand the different ways of presenting instructions, e.g. lists, numbered points, bullets, diagrams with arrows
(b) Know that the content of instructional texts may be laid out in different ways, not always left to right across the whole page

Learners will re-write16 sentences as instructions in the imperative form.
With scaffolded help, examples, and a range of sentence styles to adapt.

Level
E3
English
Rs/E3.1
Rt/E3.3
Writing: sentence focus (punctuation & grammar)

A series of comprehension questions based on an Asda recipe from their shopping web site.
http://www.asdamagazine.com/home/food/recipes/view?rid=145
It’s also an ideal way of familiarising learners with instructional texts / web pages.

Level
E2
E3
English
Rt/E2.1
Rt/E3.3
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

Useful card game for consolidation and revision. Students must describe the features, layout and style of different texts.

Level
E3
L1
L2
English
Rt/E3.2
Rt/L1.2
Rt/L2.2
Rt/E3.3

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

Pizza fingers is a handy recipe that can be used for numeracy (ratio work) or literacy (reading and ordering instructions).

Level
E2
E3
L1
English
Rs/E3.1
Rt/E2.1
Rt/E3.3
Maths
AN N1/L1.7
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

Interactive worksheet. Drag the features of instructive and persuasive texts to the correct area. Use with the related handout (see below) which also includes an answer sheet.

Level
E3
L1
L2
English
Rt/E3.2
Rt/L1.2
Rt/L2.2
Rt/E3.3

Types of text – student handout that explains the layout and language features of instructive and persuasive texts. Use with the related drag and drop worksheet (see below).

Level
E3
L1
L2
English
Rt/E3.2
Rt/L1.2
Rt/L2.2
Rt/E3.3

Teachers’ notes and answer sheets for 3 drag and drop health – nursing interactive worksheets (see below).

Level
E3
English
Rt/E3.3
Context
Health, Social care, Early years

Drag and drop interactive worksheet provides great practice in reading and ordering instructions. Originally used in a Pathway to Nursing course.
Please also download the teaching notes (below).

Level
E3
English
Rt/E3.3
Context
Health, Social care, Early years

Drag and drop interactive worksheet provides great practice in reading and ordering instructions. Originally used in a Pathway to Nursing course.
Please also download the teaching notes (below).

Level
E3
English
Rt/E3.3
Context
Health, Social care, Early years