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Book Series - Pre-apprenticeship maths & literacy
This fantastic series helps to prepare students seeking to gain a variety of apprenticeships and traineeships.
The workbooks combine practical, real-world scenarios and terminology specifically relevant to their chosen industry, and provide students with the mathematical and literacy skills they need to confidently pursue a career within that trade.
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Grammar for Writing Series
Streaming Video Series- ClickView. Series made up of 10 episodes, each approximately 3 minutes long. Looks at the purpose of and differences between questions, statements, commands, simple and compound sentences.
Maths in the Kitchen Do You Measure Up
Streaming video - Is baking basic chemistry? Are ingredients basic biology? And is cooking basic maths? If you can't tell a tsp from a tbsp, you're likely to get a pancake when you wanted a souffl�. Basic maths skills are needed to help you properly prepare a recipe your guests will enjoy, to convert your favourite recipe's serving size, or to determine the best value when comparison shopping at the grocery store. Join Matt the Mathematical Cook, a fun and lively host who will multiply, divide, measure and whip up a few recipes in the process in Maths in the Kitchen: Do You Measure Up? Divided into 4 chapters for easy viewing with options to view standard or metric measurements, the programme includes: � Overview � how to read a recipe � Measuring and Equivalents � shows how to measure and common equivalents � Conversions � allows students to practice increasing and decreasing recipes � Cost Comparisons � students use price and size to determine what is the best buy
Maths Essentials Series - Clickview
19 x 8-minute videos from Clickview (2019). A valuable resource for explaining some of the essential maths concepts such as fractions, averages, and a variety of measurement types.
Numeracy in Construction Series- ClickView
6 x 5-minute videos from Clickview (2020). A valuable resource for vocational learners interested in joining the construction industry but needing to practice their numeracy skills.
Numeracy in Hospitality Series- ClickView
6 x 5-minute videos from Clickview (2020). A valuable resource for vocational learners interested in joining the hospitality industry but needing to practice their numeracy skills.
Numeracy in Retail Series- ClickView
6 x 5-minute videos from Clickview (2020). A valuable resource for vocational learners interested in joining the retail industry but needing to practice their numeracy skills.
Streaming video - Learning to read and write can be fun! But to achieve this it helps to have a strong and effective framework to work within. In this practical and enlightening programme, we see exactly how it can be done. By identifying individual needs and implementing effective teaching methods, students can be motivated to learn through creative programmes and word games that they actually enjoy. This programme demonstrates shared reading, guided reading, and uses Learning Centres to make the learning focus clear through rephrasing, reinforcement and summarising, and it encourages students to predict, reflect, discuss and support each other.
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