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Common Writing Errors - Powerpoint quiz and Card Decks with Rules, Correct Usage and Tasks

Common Writing Errors - Powerpoint quiz and Card Decks with Rules, Correct Usage and Tasks

This resource contains rules, examples, and short challenges for commonly confused words and grammatical errors. It has a PowerPoint presentation and a word document that can be edited if required. It covers the following: 1. There, Their, They’re 2. To, Two, Too 3. Accept vs Except 4. Your vs. You’re 5. A lot vs alot vs allot 6. Lose vs Loose 7. Its vs It’s 8. No vs know 9. Threw vs through 10. Correct use of semi-colon (;) 11. Affect vs Effect 12. Assure, Ensure, Insure 13. Proper use of Commas 14. Using ‘s’ to show plural and possessive (the difference) 15. Passed vs past 16. Weather vs whether 17. A vs An 18. Capitalisation in Sentences 19. Farther vs further 20. Compliment vs complement   How to Use this Resource This resource contains 20 rules and example cards that can be used in the following ways: 1. As a revision e-book for anyone that needs a quick refresh on the most common writing errors. 2. As a group or pair activity for learners to practice and test each other in various ways. Instructions / Ideas for Group Activities Activity 1 – Group or pair competition 1. Print out and cut out the rules that you would like your learners to work on. (Laminate to keep them fresh, if you want). 2. Hand out 1 card to each pair or group. Have them read it and complete the short challenge. (Check to see if they have it correct – an answer sheet is provided) 3. Learners then present their task to the rest of the groups to complete (on whiteboard). This can be timed. 4. Groups get 1 point for each task that is correct. 5. Groups then brainstorm ideas to remember the associated rules. 6. Points are tallied up and the winner is announced. Activity 2 – Group discussion and trouble shoot session 1. Learners select a card and read it to the group 2. They complete the task themselves first of all writing up sentence and answer on whiteboard. 3. Group members state whether they agree or not with the answer and share their thoughts 4. The correct answer is revealed by the teacher 5. Groups brainstorm ideas to remember the rules. Activity 3 – Individual work 1. Print out the resource in its entirety, or print out parts that you’d like to work on. 2. Learners complete by themselves, and then check their answers in pairs. 3. Answers revealed by teacher and corrected if necessary. Activity 4 – As a Warm up Activity 1. Select one card at the beginning of the session 2. Group discuss and agree the answer for the task. 3. In pairs or individually think up more tasks to challenge the rest of the group.
biowriterab
Quiz - 20 Common Writing Errors - Powerpoint with answers and explanation of rules

Quiz - 20 Common Writing Errors - Powerpoint with answers and explanation of rules

This is an editable resource in the form of a power point presentation that covers 20 of the most common writing errors. It can be used in classes to test learners knowledge in group settings. The explanations are contained in the notes area. This will be useful for discussion. 1. There, Their, They’re 2. To, Two, Too 3. Accept vs Except 4. Your vs. You’re 5. A lot vs alot vs allot 6. Lose vs Loose 7. Its vs It’s 8. No vs know 9. Threw vs through 10. Correct use of semi-colon (;) 11. Affect vs Effect 12. Assure, Ensure, Insure 13. Proper use of Commas 14. Using ‘s’ to show plural and possessive (the difference) 15. Passed vs past 16. Weather vs whether 17. A vs An 18. Capitalisation in Sentences 19. Farther vs further 20. Compliment vs complement
biowriterab
@AllRoundRes BTEC L3 Business Studies UNIT 3 BUNDLE!

@AllRoundRes BTEC L3 Business Studies UNIT 3 BUNDLE!

Firstly, if you choose to download my resource(s), please take the time to leave a rating (as I know most of don't really bother) - I do really value your feedback. ***** FOLLOW @AllRoundRes, to stay up-to-date with the latest resources and news! ***** #GetYourLearnOn #AskAllRes -------------------SAVE 23%------------------- This BUNDLE contains all of @AllRoundRes BTEC Level 3 Business Studies, Unit 3 - Personal & Business Finance resources! From student friendly study guide, to self-assessment checklists, to revision learning maps and handouts (Exam practice), AND Exam command words display pack! Send us your pics, of your students completing the activities, how you have used them in lessons and what student think! We want to know their bright ideas!... @AllRoundRes ********************************************* If you have any queries, questions or concerns, then please email allroundresources@gmail.com or alternatively write a comment describing your needs, where I will be happy to help! ***** Be sure to follow me, to keep update with my most recent uploaded resources! *****
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My Mood Journal

My Mood Journal

Give students a daily journal to track their mood every day. Includes tracking symbols, mindfulness colouring pages and a monthly tracker. Includes a weekly worksheet for easy printing in PDF and PUB formats and a copy of the 'My Mood Journal' Ebook for students to track up to 6 months of moods. Ideal for mental health, PSHE, SEN and anyone who wants to make a journal! Fantastic self-improvement book to help students keep track of all the good things in their daily life. Grab those colouring pencils and have a great day, week and month!
harle
Architectural Landmarks in Paris - Research & Creative Technology Project

Architectural Landmarks in Paris - Research & Creative Technology Project

In this lesson, students learn more about famous structures and landmarks in Paris, France and the individuals who created them. Students choose the landmarks they will research and then choose the software they will use to showcase their research. Students can choose to create a presentation, a brochure, or a newspaper using Web 2.0 tools (free, no download needed) or by using Microsoft Office or Google Apps. For classrooms with limited technology, this lesson can be completed with students working in pairs or small groups. The completed presentations can be shared with the rest of the class if the teacher chooses. This is a great activity for a social studies or history class, or for a technology class. This lesson was designed for middle school (grades 6-8) but could be used in upper elementary grades or high school as well. Files included: • Teacher & Student Resources • Student Instructions, Expectations and Grading Rubric
innovationsintechnology
Personal Finance Unit

Personal Finance Unit

Citizenship / PSHE resources: A short unit of 5x fully resourced lessons. Each includes: 1hr PowerPoint, worksheets, clips, differentiated fully for MA,LA or Core, designed to fit Ofsted criteria for' Good' or above. PSHE / Citizenship / ASDAN Many more inexpensive and free resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :) Or you can check out some of our most popular PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources below: Mental Health PSHE Bundle 1 Whole Year of PSHE Resources British Values Citizenship Bundle Careers, Employment and Enterprise Bundle Islam Bundle Sex and Relationships Education
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Ethical Finance: Sweatshops and Fair Trade

Ethical Finance: Sweatshops and Fair Trade

Citizenship / PSHE / Finance resources: 1 hour PP, worksheets, clips, well differentiated KS3 / KS4 These resources have been designed to be engaging, detailed and easy to follow. All our resources are editable (so easy to adapt for your classes) and are designed to last one hour each. You can find many more inexpensive and free PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :) Or you can check out some of our most popular PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources below: Mental Health PSHE Bundle 1 Whole Year of PSHE Resources British Values Citizenship Bundle Careers, Employment and Enterprise Bundle Islam Bundle Sex and Relationships Education
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Design Your Own Flextangle

Design Your Own Flextangle

Design Your Own Flextangle: Use the design template to create your own paper kaleidoscope toy with 4 different designs. Includes full instructions and link to video support tutorial. A great mindfulness activity. For more Outstanding Resources for Outstanding Teachers, please visit my website www.teachersvault.co.uk
helenrachelcrossley
SAD CHARLET REVISION: UNIT 13 COMMAND AND CONTROL IN PUBLIC SERVICES

SAD CHARLET REVISION: UNIT 13 COMMAND AND CONTROL IN PUBLIC SERVICES

Firstly, if you choose to download my resource(s), please take the time to leave a rating (as I know most of don't really bother) - I do really value your feedback. SAD CHARLET is a acronym. You will need to include this in your assignment 1 for unit 13 command and control to gain a merit and distinction. This resource tells you what SAD CHARLET stands for and what it means. as well as had a couple of questions for you to answer. ***** Be sure to follow me, to keep update with my most recent uploaded resources! *****
Shannon4569
Supply Teacher/Cover Supervisor Bundle

Supply Teacher/Cover Supervisor Bundle

There are a range of resources in this bundle which can be delivered to students of many abilities from 11-16. Some resources are also applicable to A-Level students. They cover; study skills, English and a range of PSHE/tutorial topics which require little planning. The price of this bundle means that you are getting each resource for less than £1
psyjess
Introduction to Writing

Introduction to Writing

This bundle features introductory lessons on the following areas: Travel Brochure Writing Imaginative Writing Play Script Writing Writing to Argue and Persuade
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Introduction to preparing for a work placement: Working with children.

Introduction to preparing for a work placement: Working with children.

Introduction to preparing for a work placement working with children PPT. Used for L2 and L3 childcare courses. There are 3 lessons work of material. Activities on the PPT for learners to complete. Whole lesson for approx 3hrs worth of time. Objectives covered: By the end of this session you will be able to: Describe how to prepare for your placement Provide examples of how to create a good first impression Be able to say why confidentiality is important Provide ways to maintain confidentiality Be able to identify and explain different childcare provisions The data protection act is also included. Ready to use as an introduction, or could be expanded as required. Could be adapted to be used for Health and Social care courses.
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