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ESOL – Literacy – Numeracy

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 Skillswise – addition, subtraction, multiplication and division

Interactive activities from BBC Skillswise for practising addition, subtraction and multiplication  by splitting, and space saver division. Amoeba addition (+) Amoeba subtraction (-) Amoeba multiplication (x) Amoeba division (÷)

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.

Open University – 20th Century British Authors

Interactive map of twentieth century British authors from the Open University.

Read Write Plus – Comparing things

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

Read Write Plus – Counting out change

In this activity you work in a shop. The customer buys something; They give you £1; You give them the correct change.

MoveOn – 2D and 3D shapes

In this activity, you will: describe 2D shapes describe 3D shapes identify right angles

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