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Scales and maps on drawings

This module shows you how to recognise and make use of simple scales on maps and drawings, followed an exercises to work through an example. Interactive module and quiz
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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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Making subject and verb agree

Check your writing by matching up your verbs with the correct number of people or things doing the action. Learn the difference between singular and plural. Interactive module and quiz
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How to write an article

Articles appear in newspapers, magazines, newsletters and other online publications. They are usually formal texts which tell the reader about something. This module will talk you through the various sections of an article and give you guidance about what to include. It also includes a short quiz. Interactive module 
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How to write using paragraphs

Learn how to make your writing easier to read through using paragraphs. Paragraphs are a group of sentences. These sentences talk about the same thing or follow on from each other. They are used in writing to introduce new topics or pieces of information. Paragraphs make your writing easier to read. Interactive lesson with quiz modules 
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Estimating numbers using rounding

This module shows you how to work out equivalent fractions followed by a number of exercises to practice. Rounding can be used as a quick way of getting a rough idea or estimate of a number. It may be a little less or a little more. There may be times when you need to provide a number that does not need to be exact. Rounding makes it easier and faster, and its near enough is still useful. Estimating through rounding – E3
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Equivalent fractions

This module shows you how to work out equivalent fractions followed by a number of exercises to practice. Equivalent fractions are two fractions that are equal to the same amount. Interactive presentation – E3
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The language of reports

The purpose of a report is to give to give the reader information and recommendations about something. Therefore, it needs to be clear, accurate, formal and informative. In this unit we will look at some examples of how this can be done.   Interactive unit with quiz sections.
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Grammar and punctuation

A short set of quiz modules to test level 1 learners by letting them practice how to combine grammar and punctuation to form English sentences.   QUIZ module: 5-10 minutes iSpring
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