Monthly Archives November 2018

Formal letter quiz

This is a module to offer a brief explanation of writing a formal letter along with a couple of brief quiz sections to clarify understanding   Interactive module – formal letter 10 minutes   Recommended resources (off site links) BBC skills wise – worksheet to help plan a letter Wikihow – Walk through on creating a letter – American but well laid out
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Receipt calculations

A short quiz module that covers simple addition from a shopping list followed by working out the cheapest item through division and multiplication. Interactive quiz Food shopping maths 10 minutes Recommended resources (off site links) Khan Academy – excellent free online modules – Multiplication and division
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Superstore calculations

This is a short interactive quiz module designed to run through some real world calculations of numbers and quantities. Tasks also include reading from charts and diagrams. Superstore Maths quiz 10 minutes   Recommended resources (off site links) Khan Academy – excellent free online modules – Ratio and Proportion
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Superstore discounts

This is a short module that covers how to work out discounts through decimal conversions.   Introduction and quiz module 10 minutes Handout and worksheet  pdf  Publisher   Recommended resources (off site links) The excellent free Khan academy. Decimal conversions unit Online decimal calculator, useful for checking students to check their own work
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Congratulations – On Site Awards

Congratulations to our fantastic functional skills tutor Liz Mytton who was recognised as the 2018 tutor of the year at last nights On Site Bristol awards. Congratulations go out as well to all of the many winners representing local employers and apprentice learners. Great to hear from our Mayor Marvin Rees about the importance of the work being done to promote apprenticeships within Bristol City Council. Great work from the On Site Bristol team!  
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