Tuesday, 29 November 2016

Level 1 Writing Paper


Practice Papers online and paper assessments  from Abingdon and Witney College



BBC Skillswise : writing a letter   videos,quizzes  and worksheets 





Skills workshop : letter writing pack


entry 3 writing papers
http://qualifications.pearson.com/en/qualifications/edexcel-functional-skills/Entry-level.coursematerials.html#filterQuery=category:Pearson-UK:Category%2FExam-materials






Functional Skills Maths Level 1 Practice Tests
http://www1.edexcel.org.uk/tot/alns2/CMA-Edexcel-web2.swf

Monday, 10 October 2016

Andy Warhol Photography project





Paint.net is free to download  and is a useful free tool for photo editing.

We will be using it to do some self portraits Andy Warhol style in photography The instructions are below.
I found the written step by step instructions easier to follow than the video



http://oakdome.com/k5/lesson-plans/photo-editing/andy-warhol-pop-art-simple.php



Entry 3 Functional skills writing

Some resources

Past papers from Abingdon and Witney College
http://eilp.abingdon-witney.ac.uk/mod/folder/view.php?id=16974


http://www.bbc.co.uk/skillswise/topic/editing-and-proofreading



Resources on Excellence Gateway

http://www.excellencegateway.org.uk/interactive-resources/literacy


http://www.excellencegateway.org.uk/interactive-resources

Saturday, 8 October 2016

Developing routines

I'm participating in a Future Learn Course 


Part of this was the idea of developing routines for the end of the day. This is my poster.
 

Sunday, 22 May 2016

Compound Words



Two worksheets to accompany the Skills workshop resource Compound Words

Compound Words : Buildings

Compound Words : Accessories

Change from 50p

Change from 50p
worksheet


Round up to the next whole pound

Entry 2/3 Money

Rounding up over£5




Worksheet  Rounding up to next pound under £2.00

How much money will they cost ?

 Entry 2  Money

Two worksheets. Each worksheet has only 3 sums.At the moment I am having to break down everything into bite size. This allows my students to achieve and then move on rather that tackling a long worksheet all in one go.

The worksheets are embedded in a widget so they can be previewed before downloading.

worksheet 1  . Adding two item under £1.00

Worksheet 2 Adding items under £1.00

Money

How many £ coins will I need? Entry 1 worksheet

Charity Logos a socrative quiz for entry level students

A ten question charity logo  quiz on Socrative 

The quiz number is

SOC-21526622