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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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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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Full Stops

Knowing when, and where, to use full stops correctly in a piece of text is critical to helping your readers understand your message. In this video we look at some tools and techniques to help you make effective use of full stops. Video – 3 minutes
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Probability

Probability is how we look at the chances of something happening. It’s a useful skill for all sorts of reasons and, in this video, we’ll be taking a look at how to calculate and use probability to your advantage. Video – 3 minutes
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Writing skills

Improving your writing skills are useful for exams, work and helping the kids. In this video we look at how improving your writing skills can help with all of these. Video – 3 minutes
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Reading skills

Improving your reading skills can be a massive benefit to work, family life and tackling exams. Take a look at this video for some extra info on why, and how, they can help. Video – 3 minutes
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Handling data

Whenever we want to make a case for something, whether in work, an exam or in our personal life, data can be key. In this video we talk about the importance and ability of tables and graphs to better convey evidence. Video – 2 minutes 30 Associated work A short Google quiz analysing feedback on websites
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Shape and Space

Being able to measure and define our spaces is a critical skill for work and home. Consequently it is also an important skill to learn for functional skills exams. In this video we look at some simple examples for measuring space and working with the results. Video – 2 minutes
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Ratio & Proportion

Ratio and Proportion are skills that we use every day without even thinking about it. This video takes a look at where we find these skills in everyday life and how we can use them properly in exams and work. Video  – 5 minutes
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