Free Functional Skills and Skills for Life resources
Follow the main points and make appropriate contributions to the discussion
(a) Listen and be able to distinguish the main points from the detail
(b) Understand that appropriate contributions relate to the topic of conversation
A railway safety PowerPoint to be used as a discussion on why we need to stay safe around railway lines. Can be used as a speaking and listening tool to form discussion points or as a reading comprehension.
Functional English - speaking, listening & communicating
Encourages learners to think (and mind-map / thought-web) about skills required for a good conversation and then test them out and evaluate after a 5 minute conversation with a partner.
Written for young adults with Autistic Spectrum Disorder or Aspergers Syndrome but suitable for all.