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ESOL – Literacy – Numeracy

3 interactive websites for practising English grammar and vocabulary

There are countless websites for practising English grammar and vocabulary. My favourites are englishgrammarsecrets, better-english and englishpage. These sites complement each other very well, offering interactive exercises covering grammar, vocabulary, prepositions, phrasal verbs and collocations. There is something here for every level of learner! englishgrammarsecrets This old favourite, englishgrammarsecrets.com, is an excellent website for practising…

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100 Greatest Brits

100 great Britsh heroes, according to a BBC poll from 2002. Created with Tagul.com

Cambridge ESOL – Speaking and listening exam Level 1

The following is a link to the Cambridge ESOL speaking and listening exam video at Level 1. The explanation for interlocutors can be found here.

Cambridge ESOL exam practice materials

Cambridge stopped offering their Skills for Life ESOL qualifications in June 2017. Links to a selection of materials is provided below for archival purposes. Entry 3 Speaking and listening exam video, Entry 3. Speaking and listening sample Test A Sample Test A audio Reading sample Test Writing sample Test Entry 2 Speaking and listening exam video,…

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Spellmaster – numbers

Spellmaster is a range of interactive activities created by Michael A. Riccioli and Frank McAree. There are 3 different activities are for practising the spelling of numbers, which increases in difficulty: Jigword is the easiest activity which involves matching a number with the spelling; Wordweb involves spelling numbers using all the letters given; Speedword involves…

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BBC Bitesize – Dance Mat Typing

A fun way to learn to touch type from BBC Bitesize. With 4 levels and 12 stages, starting from the basic home row. It also has very good practice activities to help you become a typing expert! Direct links to each level: level 1 level 2 level 3 level 4

Months of the year

Interactive activity.

Ordinal numbers

Interactive activity.

Read Write Plus – Comparing things

In this activity, we look at different words for comparing 2 things.

Prepositions of place

Choose from the following: in at to – (no preposition)

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