Check spelling, punctuation and grammar (SPaG) against this colourful ‘desk placemat’. The resource can be printed and laminated for students to refer to during written work in any lesson, helping to improve literacy across the secondary curriculum.
A set of five simple check-list style cards that pupils can use when checking their own work. Focuses on capitalisation, punctuation, grammar, editing work and revising work. Could be printed off at a smaller size if required.
Pocket sized foldables, mini books and cards that outline spelling rules and strategies to help pupils remember spellings. Could be useful as reminders in the run up to the SPaG test .Mini books are based on a one sheet foldable idea from Simon Finch/
A selection of 18 Functional English worksheets from Axis Education's bestselling Functional Skillbuilders series. The worksheets cover Reading, Writing and Speaking and Listening from Entry Level 1 to Level 2 and include teaching notes.
This could be used as a starter activity. The learners cut out and match the pairs appropriately. It is intended to develop an understanding that there is more than just verbal communication, and sometimes other ways are more appropriate. I use it for Functional Skills English Level 1. I printed it on coloured card for added visual interest. The cards could be laminated and distributed in evelopes to learners, or learners may enjoy cutting them out.