SLc/E2.1

Speak clearly to be heard and understood in straightforward exchanges
(a) Understand that the speaker should take account of the needs of the listener, by speaking to others clearly, audibly and intelligibly with appropriate intonation
(b) Know and follow some principles for clear, effective, one-to-one exchanges, taking into account the listener's understanding of language variety, accent and lexis

Choosing and purchasing food and drinks. General discussion of foods that can be bought in a cafe or other outlets.
Find the cheapest, most expensive, two the same price, etc.
E1 – match food pics to words
Adding up the total cost of their meal (whole pounds or Australian dollars only).
Plus a cafe order docket for a role play. Students can take turns in being a waiter or waitress and writing down orders and adding up the bill. This can be extended further using real or imitation money if desired.

Level
E1
E2
English
SLc/E2.3
SLc/E2.1
SLc/E1.4
SLc/E1.1
Functional English - speaking, listening & communicating
Maths
MSS1/E2.2
MSS1/E2.1
MSS1/E1.1
Functional Maths - measures, shape & space
Context
Retail Hospitality Customer service
Catering Food Nutrition

A classic paired listening and speaking activity that provides practice with giving and following instructions. Plus extension ideas that cover asking and answering questions.

Level
E2
English
SLlr/E2.2
SLlr/E1.6
SLlr/E2.4
SLc/E2.4
SLc/E2.1
SLc/E2.3

An ‘active’ worksheet first used in a Skills for Work class. Ideal for prompting discussion on the importance of good communication skills in the workplace.

Level
E2
English
SLc/E2.1
SLd/E2.2
Context
Employment skills & Public services