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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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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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Converting units of measure

Ever got confused by centimetres, metres and kilometres? Want to do some DIY or need some help preparing for that Maths exam? Watch this short video where we take a look at how to convert between different units of measurement. Animated video – 3 minutes
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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 video
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Interest

Interest is a topic that often confuses people. In this video we look at how to work out both simple and compound forms of interest. Animated video – 5 minutes
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Persuasive language 2

In this longer and more detailed video we look at the different techniques involved in using persuasive language. we also analyse pieces of text to help us spot when these techniques are being used by others. Animated video – 8 minutes
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Be a STAR

So, you’ve already watched our 5 tips for a successful interview but you’re still nervous and looking for an extra edge. Don’t panic, just watch this short video and prepare yourself by using the STAR method. S – Situation T – Task A – Action R – Result Be a STAR – animated video – 2 minutes Related modules 5 Tips for a successful interview
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