Monthly Archives March 2019

Converting decimals

These slides will help you to convert decimals to fractions and percentages. This will help you to put them in order of size. Interactive unit with quiz
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Identifying layout techniques

In this video we look at how documents use style and layout to present their ideas and persuade you of their content. Animated video   Additional resources Google quiz based on this video
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Free functional skills resources

Community learning Bristol is pleased to announce to tutors and students alike that our Flexible Learning Fund project is complete. We now have a large selection of free resources available to download and use in classrooms or at home to help people through their functional skills English and Maths. The resources cover Entry level all the way to level 2. More resources are on the way and will be added in April. All of the resources are freely shareable to use in any teaching environment.   You can find our resources HERE   We’d like to take this opportunity to
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Averages

In this video we look at how to work out the average of a set of numbers as well as the reasons why this can be such a useful skill. Video – 3 minutes
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Preparing for a presentation

One of the core skills for a speaking and listening exam is giving a presentation. In this video we look at some tips to help you prepare for this part of an exam. It can also be useful to prepare for a tricky interview. Animated video – 3 minutes
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Look, say, cover, write, check

In this animated video we look at a simple technique to help you improve how you study and practice your spelling with the ‘Look, Say, Cover, Write and Check’ method. Animated video – 3 minutes
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10 tips for formal letters

So, you need to write a formal letter but you know that you need to brush up to make sure that it’s fit for purpose. Enter our top 10 tips for formal letters top help you knock it out of the park! Animated video – 3 minutes
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Commonly misspelled words

There are many words in the English language that confuse native English speakers as well as speakers of other languages. In this video we are going to take a look at some commonly confused spellings as well as some tips to help avoid those mistakes! Video – 7 minutes
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Study Skills

Just like preparing for an exam, preparing to study can present it’s own unique challenges. In this video we look at some tools and techniques to help you get ready to study effectively. Video – 6 minutes
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