AL Ww/E1.2

Ww/E1.2 Write the letters of the alphabet using upper and lower case (a) understand that letters can be written in upper and lower case (b) understand that cursive writing can improve motor skills and engender automaticity (c) understand that choice of case will vary with context and purpose (d) understand that proper nouns require capitals

An introduction lesson for ESOL/Pre Entry to help build learner confidence and introduce them to college rules/expectations.

Editor's note

Two complete and very welcoming lessons. Also covers asking and responding to questions about personal information, recognising letters of the alphabet, and classroom equipment.  Lovely :)

Level
M8
E1
English
AL SLlr/E1.4
AL SLc/E1.3
AL Rw/E1.1
AL Rw/E1.3
AL Ww/E1.2
Pre-entry
pE SLlr/M8.1
pE SLlr/M8.2
pE SLc/M8.1
pE Rw/M8.1
pE Rw/M8.3
pE Ww/M8.1
ESOL
ESOL Lr/E1.4a
ESOL Lr/E1.4b
ESOL Sc/E1.3a
ESOL Rw/E1.1a
ESOL Rw/E1.3a
ESOL Ww/E1.2a

A simplified reading about cyclones with reference to the two cyclones in Australia in February 2015 followed by some exercises. The exercises are at different levels to meet the very different abilities of students in my class.

Editor’s note
Lovely selection of reading materials and exercises – includes fill-in tables, questions, word searches (two levels), and a blank map to add cyclone paths. E1-E3.

Update (28/2/15)
Small error in wind speed chart now corrected.

Level
E3
E2
E1
M8
English
AL Ww/E1.2
Rt/E3.1
Rt/E2.1
Functional English reading
Context
News, Politics & Government items

Set of four graduated activities for preEntry up to Entry Level 2 ideal for mixed ability literacy and ESOL groups. Colour word cards provided.
Match identical pictures (Milestones 6-7)
Match or write colour words to pictures (Milestone 8 – Entry 1)
Simple cloze activity (E1-E2)

Level
M6
M7
M8
E1
E2
English
AL Ww/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.1
Rs/E2.3
Rs/E2.2
Rs/E1.1
Pre-entry
pE Rw/M6.1
pE Rw/M6.2
pE Rw/M7.3
pE Rw/M8.3
ESOL
ESOL Ww/E1.2b
ESOL Rw/E1.1a
ESOL Rs/E2.1c
ESOL Rs/E2.1b
ESOL Rs/E1.1a

Beautifully clear and very handy handwriting / alphabet reference sheet. Plus a lined page for practice.

Level
M8
E1
English
AL Ww/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.3
Pre-entry
pE Ww/M8.1
ESOL
ESOL Ww/E1.2a
ESOL Rw/E1.3a

A 26 page booklet that thoroughly covers reading and writing numbers as words. The repetition and variety of practice methods (handwriting; matching; look, say, cover, write, check; word searches, etc.) provide ideal practice for preEntry and higher level dyslexic learners in both literacy and numeracy classes.

Note: Sept 2011 – picture added and curriculum mapping improved.

Level
M8
E1
English
AL Ww/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.1
Maths
N1/E1.2
Pre-entry
pE Rw/M8.3
pE Ww/M8.1
General
Dyslexia support

Handwriting practice sheets for class and homework, plus a handy sheet of blank (double lined) handwriting paper.

Level
E2
E1
English
Ww/E2.3
AL Ww/E1.2
ESOL
ESOL Ww/E2.2a
ESOL Ww/E1.2a

Letter Sounds v2 covers the sounds of all letters (except x) in initial positions. Look at and say the letter sound then click to see a related picture and spelling.

Note: Sept 2011 – picture added and curriculum mapping improved.

Level
M7
M8
E1
English
AL Ww/E1.2
AL Rw/E1.3
Pre-entry
pE Rw/M8.2
pE Rw/M8.1
pE Rw/M7.1
pE Ww/M8.2
ESOL
ESOL Rw/E1.3a
ESOL Rw/E1.2a

Entry Alphabet Activities. A super, graded set of activities for E1-E3. Start by matching letters, then move on to fill in worksheets and order towns alphabetically.

Note: Sept 2011 – picture added and curriculum mapping improved.

Level
E3
E2
E1
English
AL Ww/E1.2
Rw/E3.4
Rw/E2.4
AL Rw/E1.3

Wonderful handout and series of differentiated worksheets for E1-L1. With topical news items, and work related activities.

Note: Sept 2011 – picture added and curriculum mapping improved.

Level
E1
E2
E3
L1
English
AL Ww/E1.2
Ws/L1.3
Ws/E3.4
Ws/E2.4
Ws/E2.3
Ws/E1.3
Ws/E1.2

Phonics worksheets. Fill in missing initial consonant digraphs to complete the word next to each picture. 5 words and pictures per page, with answer sheet.

Note: Sept 2011 – picture added and curriculum mapping improved.

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