EXAM & STUDY SKILLS

ENGLISH

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These units focus on the skills you need to get through the English examinations

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Look, say, cover, write, check
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 …

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Study Skills
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 …

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Tackle a writing exam
Tackle a writing exam

We are going to look at ways to improve your writing assessment and provide some tips to get that pass. Interactive …

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6 top exam tips
6 top exam tips

Many of us struggle to get through our exams. Not only is it super stressful but it’s also something we don’t practice much, or want to practice much! Watch our video and see what our top tips for exam success are. Animated Video – 6 minutes Additional resources: Google quiz based on this …

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Compare and Contrast
Compare and Contrast

How do we compare and contrast when asked to do so for an exam. In this video we’ll work through how we can break down such a question and get top marks! Video – 12 …

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Study and exam skills
Study and exam skills

Many people find the exam to be the hardest part of their functional skills qualification to crack. In this short video we look at what challenges, in particular, cause issues and what we can do to solve them.   Video – 2.5 …

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Tackling a reading exam
Tackling a reading exam

Find out what you should know to get good results, get some helpful tips and tackle an actual Level 1 reading exam and get feedback on your answers. Module Associated files: Sample question paper Document 1  Document 2 Answer paper   …

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