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Added on 12 January 2004

Great way to practise the use of apostrophes in contractions. 28 dominoes, and instructions for several different games.

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

Added on 11 December 2003

Great series of differentiated assignments (2 each at Entry 2, Entry 3 and Level 1) using the Royal Mail web site or leaflets (last posting dates, parcel prices) for the postage assignments, and an Argos (or similar) catalogue for the Christmas present assignment. Topics covered include reading tables, weighing, working with decimals and money, using calculators.

Updated in 2007 to reflect new postal rates but you wil need to get the lastest price list from the Royal Mail http://www.royalmail.com/

Level
E2
E3
L1
Maths
HD1/E2.1
MSS1/E2.2
HD1/E3.1
MSS1/E3.1
HD1/L1.1
MSS1/L1.1
N2/E3.4
N2/L1.11
N2/L1.5
AN N2/E3.3
MSS1/L1.4

Added on 10 December 2003

Christmas party games and ideas for Entry Level 1 / Milestone 8 literacy What’s in the stocking? Hot and Cold game. Lesson plan and other party ideas. Complete with a 4 week lesson plan outline(preparing for the party, writing invitations, etc.) and a detailed plan for the party night!
Covers discussion, asking questions, listening for detail, and single step instructions.

Level
M8
E1
English
AL SLc/E1.3
SLd/E1.1
SLlr/E1.2
SLlr/E1.3
Pre-entry
pE SLc/M8.2
pE SLlr/M8.3

Added on 10 June 2003

A set of two resources – PPT and PDF file. Updated in 2008. Please ensure you download the PDF file as this includes full teaching instructions for the PPT.

Level
M8
E1
English
Ww/E1.1
Pre-entry
pE Ww/M8.1
General
Dyslexia support

Added on 24 May 2003

A lively warm-up that covers mental and paper-based money skills from Entry 2 to Level 2. All you need are copies of local food menus (or make up your own on the blank provided).

Level
E2
E3
L1
L2
Maths
MSS1/E2.2
MSS1/E3.1
MSS1/L1.1
MSS1/L2.1
Context
Catering Food Nutrition

Added on 1 May 2003

Hands-on, kinaesthetic resource ideal for mixed ability groups. Covers estimating, measuring and comparing lengths; perimeter; and area.

Level
E2
E3
L1
Maths
MSS1/L1.8
MSS1/L1.9
MSS1/E2.5
MSS1/E3.5

Added on 9 February 2003

Two colour posters / prompt sheets (best blown up to A3 and laminated).

Level
M8
E1
English
AL SLc/E1.3
Pre-entry
pE SLc/M8.2
ESOL
ESOL Sc/E1.3a
ESOL Sc/E1.3b

Added on 1 February 2003

Covers all aspects of L1-2 whole number place value – comparing, ascending / descending order, writing numbers as words, greater than / less than symbols, etc.

Level
L1
L2
Maths
N1/L1.1
N1/L2.1

Added on 20 December 2002

Half term assessment paper. Covers all L1-2 N1 (Whole number) elements except ratio and proportion. Please also download the separate answer sheet (see below).

Level
L1
L2
Maths
Whole Numbers

Added on 14 October 2002

Sort letters from symbols, handwriting practice, write upper/lower case letters.

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