# Let's get functional

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I am an experienced functional skills and GCSE maths teacher. I teach mainly adults. I also teach apprentices so I have a wide variety of resources from whole class teaching to my workbooks which were originally developed for work with apprentice who come to my classes on a roll on roll off basis - lessons with apprentices are very exam focused trying to prepare them for exams as quickly as possibly. I enjoy a problem solving approach and like to develop resource suitable for adults.

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I am an experienced functional skills and GCSE maths teacher. I teach mainly adults. I also teach apprentices so I have a wide variety of resources from whole class teaching to my workbooks which were originally developed for work with apprentice who come to my classes on a roll on roll off basis - lessons with apprentices are very exam focused trying to prepare them for exams as quickly as possibly. I enjoy a problem solving approach and like to develop resource suitable for adults.

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#### Reformed functional skills whole course!

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Please note the PNG files are photos that have been used for the previews only. They are not the documents needed to use the resource, they only photos of what is included. This bundle includes all the topics needed to teach functional skills. All topics for the reformed functional skills qualifications that are included have work books many differentiated to L1 &amp; L2 . Lots of power points and the majority of answers are also included. This really is a bargain. My exam board is city and guilds. But this would be useful for all exam boards. Every work book Included is made for the reformed functional skills maths and include calculator and non calculator methods. Place Value Rounding and estimation Multiply by 10,100,1000 and add and subtract including decimals. Multiplication including decimals Bidmas Percentages of amounts, increase and decrease, reverse percentages and compound interest. Fractions of amounts, simplify fractions mixed fractions, add and subtract fractions. converting between fractions,decimals and percentages Ratio and proportion Averages Probability Graphs and charts Area and perimeter including problems Substitution into formula Angles, symmetry and bearing,compass points and coordinates Metric and imperial conversions Scale plans, maps, nets ad elevations L1 non calculator work book L2 revision workbook with calculator and non calculator questions on every topic. Please note if you do find typos the workbooks are in word so you can easily amend. I am going through and fixing them as I find them or they are reported to me. Please see my resources (jonesk5) for the following available for free: Division workbook Course outline Non calculator revision mock time and timetables

#### Functional Skills Maths Revision Bundle both levels

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This is a complete revision bundle for functional skills maths level 1 and level 2 includes both my revision guides and answers. Plus the fact sheets and the revision bingo. updated 2019 reformed non calculator booklet now also I have also added for a limited time my bridging the gap resource Look out for my new resources for the reformed functional skills including the level 2 calculator and non calculator work book https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/functional-skills-maths-l2-revision-guide-reformed-functional-skills-2019-12238849

#### Functional Skills Maths L2 Revision Workbook includes answers

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This is a complete revision guide compiled for the level 2 functional skills exam. Ideal for end of year exam preparation for learners on the functional skills maths course. Includes examples and QR links to help and problem solving tasks. Has been well received by my learners. In word for easy editing.You wont find any copy and pasted questions.Originally made to give out to some of my learners who missed several weeks of teaching and it has helped them to pass the exam.  You get 2 documents the guide and answers the other images are for preview purpose. Please note these are all new questions and does not have anything copied from text books or past papers. This resource is specifically written for L2 functional skills learners, it doesn’t include any of the unnecessary questions on prime number and factors as these are not in the functional skills curriculum. Write by a very successful functional skills tutor for tutors and students. Most of the answers are also included. I have kept this document as an editable word file, which allows you to edit out any minor errors. I have also taken into account any small errors when pricing the document. Also available as part of a bundle for just £5 which includes revision books for L1 and L2 and bingo and my fact sheets all really great revision. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/functional-skills-maths-l1-and-l2-revision-bundle-11906889 Please leave me a review Place Value Rounding Order of operations Formula Fractions Fractions, Decimals Percentages conversions Percentage of an amount Percentage increase/decrease Percentage change Ratio Checking calculations Timelines and timetables Calculations with time Speed, Distance time Metric conversions Metric and imperial conversion Area and Perimeter Area and Perimeter problems Area and Perimeter composite shapes Volume Circles Scale diagrams Maps Averages and Range Probability Tables and Charts

#### Functional Skills maths BARGAIN BUNDLE 2 HUGE workbooks. L1 & L2. Great for apprentices.

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This bundle includes both of work my workbooks for coverage of functional skills. Help sheets, worksheets, puzzles, crime investigations, QR codes for help. Excellent for revision of the whole year. Can be used as home work books or for flipped learning. Could replace existing resources of use a a compliment. I use these work books with apprentices as they do not attend traditional classes these are all in one books that save you printing loads of resources. Includes bridging the gap - got a learner who has just completed level 1? This is the document you need to fill the gaps and get them up to L2 in the same year.

#### Functional Skills maths L2 Revision Guide Reformed functional Skills 2019

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Here is a work book which has full coverage of the new 2019 reformed specification for functional skills maths The following topics are included with calculator and non calculator pages for most topics. 49 pages on length. Also included is a handy skills checklist RAG rating each essential functional skills level 2 criteria, with page numbers. ALso included is the answer booklet. Times Tables Number Skills -Non calculator Percentages – Non calculator Percentages – Problem solving Fractions – Non calculator Fractions – Problem solving Decimals – Non calculator Decimals – Problem solving Ratio &amp; Proportion – Non calculator Ratio &amp; Proportion – Problem solving BIDMAS &amp; Formulae – Non calculator BIDMAS &amp; Formulae – Problem solving Money calculations – Non calculator Money calculations – Problem solving Area – Non calculator Area – Problem solving Perimeter – Non calculator Perimeter – Problem solving Volume – Non calculator Volume – Problem solving Scale – Problem solving Scale – Problem solving Plans &amp; Elevations – Non calculator Plans &amp; Elevations – Problem solving Shape &amp; Shape properties – Non calculator Shape &amp; Shape properties – Problem solving Angles and Co-ordinates – Non calculator Angles and Co-ordinates – Problem solving Units of measure – Non calculator Units of measure – Problem solving Compound measures – Non calculator Compound measures – Problem solving Averages and Range – Non calculator Averages and Range – Problem solving Probability – Non calculator Probability – Problem solving Bar charts - Non calculator Bar charts – Problem solving Pie charts – Non calculator Pie charts – Problem solving Line graph – Problem solving Line graph – Problem solving Scatter graphs – Problem solving Scatter graphs – Problem solving Mean of a grouped frequency – Problem solving Mean of a grouped frequency – Problem solving

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#### Level 1 Functional Skills Maths Workbook. Whole year 200 pages (level 2 also available)

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Originally made for my work with apprentices. This is a booklet containing nearly 200 pages of activities. Its great as a book to work through in class if you done have traditionally taught sessions but it could work as a homework book or to replace handouts. Great for revision also. Explanations and worked examples followed by questions and activities. Not just worksheets. Cover the functional skills maths level 1 curriculum and topics are included such as, rounding,percentages, fractions,mean and range, bar charts, tables, reverse calculation, ratio, problem solving activities and exam practice. I have included exam practice and my tracking page which is great to show progress. I am finding it extremely useful hope you do too. Please let me know if you would like to see anything added. Now in Word so it is fully editable. You will get 1 file with the whole of the pack ready for booklet printing. The extra files are just pictures to show the content. A real bargin. My resources are great value compared to others and I will always keep my prices low. Please visit my shop: Let’sgetfunctional for loads of low priced functional skills workbooks.

#### Reformed functional skills maths non calculator revision workbook L1

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Here is part one of my updated level 1 revision guide for the reformed functional skills 2019 specification. This is completely mapped to practice skills needed at level 1 could also be useful for those working towards L2. No answers provided yet but I will be adding these in. For level 2 combined calculator and non calculator booklet with answers please see here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/functional-skills-maths-l2-revision-guide-reformed-functional-skills-2019-12238849 This is in a PDF with plenty to keep students busy Please see my other resources for more resources written from the new spec. Topics covered are as follows: Read, write, order and compare large numbers up to one million Approximate whole numbers by rounding, including to the nearest 10,100,1000 Approximate decimals by rounding to a whole number or one or two decimal places Add and subtract using three digit whole numbers Add and subtract negative numbers Multiply and divide whole numbers and decimals by 10,100,1000 Multiply 2-digit whole numbers by single and 2 digit whole numbers Calculate square numbers Divide 3-digit whole numbers by single and double digit whole numbers Use Bodmas to solve problems Add subtract multiply and divide decimals up to 2 decimal places Simplify fractions to find equivalent forms Find parts of whole number quantities or measurements, e.g. 2/3 or 3/4 Convert mixed fractions Recognise and calculate equivalences between common fractions, percentages and decimals Add and subtract fractions Calculate percentages of amounts and simple percentage increase and decrease Calculate direct proportion Calculate mean and range Express the likelihood of an event using fractions, and on a scale of 0 to 1 Calculate area and perimeter and volume Recognise and make use of simple scales on maps and drawings Calculate angles Convert between units of length, weight, capacity, in the same system Perform calculations with time Nets Plans and elavation

#### Functional Skills Maths Level 1. Revision guide / Workbook with answers

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This is a 29 page long revision document compiled for the level 1 functional skills exam. Ideal for end of year exam preparation. Includes examples and QR links to help and problem solving tasks. Has been well received by my learners. Please note it is intended for revision there are some brief recaps included . In word for easy editing.You wont find any copy and pasted questions. All written and typed out each page individually. Originally made to give out to some of my learners who missed several weeks of teaching and it has helped them to pass the exam. This resource is specifically written for L1 functional skills learners, it doesn’t include and of the unnecessary questions on prime number and factors as these are not in the functional skills curriculum. Write by a very successful functional skills tutor for tutors and students. Place Value Rounding Order of operations Formula Fractions Fractions, Decimals Percentages conversions Percentage of an amount Percentage increase/decrease Ratio Checking calculations Timelines and timetables Calculations with time Speed, Distance time Metric conversions Metric and imperial conversion Area and Perimeter Area and Perimeter problems Area and Perimeter composite shapes Volume Circles Scale diagrams Maps Averages and Range Probability Tables and Charts

#### Functional Skills Maths Level 1 and Level 2 30 Week Scheme of Work

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This is a full 30 week scheme of work for functional skills maths. Written by myself for the City and Guilds criteria but still useful for other exam boards. Contains curriculum links, starters, homework suggestions , plenary ideas and ideas for lesson content . Stretch and challenge included and differentiated. There are some links to resources as well, a few lessons include links to PPT, and all resources. Please note that not all suggestions for resources that are written on the scheme include links although if you send me a message I will send you any that you can't find. Most links are to free resources on TES. Ofsted observed me twice in November and my planning was complimented as a strength on both occasions. Perfect for someone just starting out or more experienced teachers looking for new ideas.

#### Functional skills maths whole year workbook or Revision 200+pages. Level 2.Great for apprentices.

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This is a sequential workbook for level 2 functions skills (level 1 also available) there are almost 250 pages of activities and resources. Brief explanations of topics for functional skills followed by questions. Exam practice is included along with a handy tracking sheet which can be used to show progress. Stretch and challenge activities are interspersed throughout. Covers most of the criteria has been very successful for my learners Useful for revision of for self teaching or homework. Could replace handouts. Originally made for an apprentice workbook as its ideal for drop in drop out sessions. Word document for easy editing. Please leave a review. Document included is the 247 page work pack suggested printing as a spiral bound book. Other documents are pictures to show contents. Look out for the bundle for level 1 and 2 at a reduced price If you have already purchased the level 1 guide this includes the questions form that guide plus extra topics and some harder questions. Topics included: Place value, rounding,fractions, percentages, converting fractions decimals and percentages, ratio, reverse calculations, mean, median mode and range. Metric and imperial conversions. Area,perimeter volume, scale drawings, bar charts, scatter-graphs, pie charts, and exam practice.

#### Complete Functional Skills Maths L1 and L2 Revision Bundle

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Includes both my revision guides in word format. Covers loads of the Functional skills curriculum perfect for revision sessions. Would take several lessons to complete. My learners feedback on these revision booklets has been outstanding and now all my department are using these guides. Also includes my bridging the gap document which I have written to help those learners who have completed level 1 get up to Level quickly.

#### Functional Skills Maths Practice Papers City and Guilds Includes old papers

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Here is a handy folder containing all the L1 and L2 sample papers currently available for functional skills maths on the city and guilds website. I have also added a folder with he old papers that were available in case any one would find these useful. Includes the tasks such as electricity bill and call waiting times. Please see my shop lets get functional for loads more functional skills resources. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/jonesk5/Math Including revision guides at L1 and L2 included in a bundle with extras for just £5 https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/functional-skills-maths-l1-and-l2-revision-bundle-11906889

#### Functional skills maths reformed 2019 outline SOW and topic outline L1 & L2

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This is a suggested topic outline and summary SOW for the reformed functional skills at L1 and L2. Information has been taken from the new specifications so it covers all topics in an easy to plan way. Please look out for each of thee topics in a workbook coming over the next few months fully aligned to the new reformed functional skills. The workbooks will never cost more than £3 and bundles will be available, Please leave a review if these documents have help :)

#### Functional Skills math converting between metric units crib sheet

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This is a simple flow diagram style help sheet for converting metric units. I use this as part of my metric units lesson. I have highlighted the key conversions that are needed to be remembered for both level 1 and level 2 functional skills maths exams. As this is a topic many struggle with I have also put together a carousel of activities which is available to download in my shop: Let’sgetfunctional There are many different functional skills maths level 1 and functionals skills maths L2 resources available. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/convert-metric-units-carousel-functional-skills-maths-6-resources-11904624

#### Functional Skills Math revision fact-sheets L1 and L2

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Two documents included both in word. Level 1 2 sided fact sheet to be used for cribbing before a functional skills maths test. Level 2 2 sided fact sheet similar to level 1 fact sheet but differentiated for L2 topics. Also includes a QR code learners can scan to get access to the document and save it on thier phones for easy revision. Please see my other functional skills resources including whole lessons from £3 and huge revision books. (jonesk5)

#### Reformed functional skills maths probability

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Here is a workbook and power point which includes answers for the topic of probability. It covers the new reformed functional skills maths specification. Also includes an exam question for practice. Coverage includes Be able to: Use the vocabulary of probability to discuss the likelihood of events Express the likelihood of an event using fractions, and on a scale of 0 to 1 Identify the range of possible outcomes of combined events and record using diagrams or tables including two-way tables Use equally likely outcomes to find the probabilities of simple events and express them as fractions

#### GCSE Area,Perimeter, Surface Area, Compound Shape and Volume Workbook

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This is a work book to cover the following learning objectives: Calculate the perimeter and area and volume of regular and composite polygons including triangles. Work out an unlabeled side in a composite shape. Know how to make substitutions in a formula and work out the result Calculate surface area. Homework with answers included. Also included a matching activity for the formula of are and volume of shapes. Please my other workbooks for full lessons for GCSE and functional skills maths for £3 each in my shop lets get functional

#### Convert Metric Units. Carousel Functional Skills Maths 6 resources

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This is a resource to really help consolidate metric measures. I always find that my functional skills maths learners struggle with the topic of converting metric units. I have made this carousel to really get them practicing without just doing work sheets. There is a functional skills approach but suitable for all learners. 6 activities should be sufficiently challenging questions for L1 and L2 learners All activities look at converting metric conversions. The following units are practiced: cm,m,mm,km,l,ml,g,kg A tarsia puzzle on PDF for ease of printing An answer hunt with functional skills style problem solving questions An activity to mark the work right or wrong (great to higher order thinking) A cross-number to help get them into the habit of converting before answering the questions. A find the answer activity -choose the correct letter to reveal the punch line. Cut up and cover up activity, which can also be used as a matching activity. Loads to fill a jam packed lesson. If you like this resource please see my shop let’sgetfunctional for loads of functional skills maths resources and whole lessons for just £3. Thanks for looking :)

#### Reformed functional skills maths scale,plans,maps,nets and elevations

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This is lesson 18 in my series of workbooks with power points for the reformed functional skills maths. This booklet combined several topics as you will know if you re delivering the new reformed qualifications the time to fit everything is in short. So i have combined some topics together - all of my lessons are taught in class before I upload them This resource includes 2 workbooks level 1 and level 2 and a power point with answers. Level 1 criteria covered: Be able to: Interpret plans, elevations and nets of simple 3-D shapes Recognise and make use of simple scales on maps and drawings Calculate actual dimensions from scale drawings Level 2 criteria is: Be able to: Interpret plans, elevations and nets of simple 3-D shapes Recognise and make use of simple scales on maps and drawings Calculate actual dimensions from scale drawings Create a scale diagram given actual measurements Please search jonesk5 for all my other reformed functional skills maths resources and also free outline line SOW