Bias Lesson Presentation

Bias Lesson Presentation

This is a lesson plan that looks at what bias is. Learners get to use their dictionary and thesaurus skills to find the meaning of as many words are associated with bias. Learners look at examples of biased statements written by two opposing supporters about the same match.Learners are are asked to identify evidence of bias in the two texts and justify why they think they exemplify bias. Finally learners get to complete an assessment task to see how much they have understood what bias is and to write a balanced a report of a football match account.
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Working as a Team  Unit

Working as a Team Unit

This unit looks at what team work is and why it is important. It explores what factors can affect team work positively or negatively. Learners identify activities at school, world of work or a fun challenging activity and then identify what team work attributes would be required for that activity or challenge. Learners then actually take part in fun challenges and then self and peer assess each others skills they brought to the task or challenge Activities include balloon trolleys and building a paper tower. In doing this learners actually use reflective thinking skills that are important in life and work.
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Zero Hours Contract Speaking and Listening  Lesson Presentation

Zero Hours Contract Speaking and Listening Lesson Presentation

This is functional skills lesson presentation that involves speaking and listening , reading and writing activity centred around a topical employability issue of zero hours contract. Learners gather information and discuss whether they would sign or not sign a zero hours contract. Learners are challenged to come come up with a contract that would make them a popular political candidate in an election. Learners get to draw a poster to use in campaign speech that they deliver in front of the class and everyone votes using made up ballot papers to decide which is the most attractive contract. Learners review their choices in a classroom exercise of British value of democracy.
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Daredevil Jobs Request for Information Letter Lesson Presentation

Daredevil Jobs Request for Information Letter Lesson Presentation

Learners are introduced to what daredevil jobs are. They are asked to come up with a list and discuss and justify what they think are daredevil jobs. The watch a few short videos of daredevil jobs . Learners select one daredevil job and write a letter to request more information before they decide to apply for the job.
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Probability Horse Race Game

Probability Horse Race Game

This game introduces the idea Horse racing and how the chance factor (probability) works to determine the winner. Learners select a horse of their choice and spin two coins. If its two heads they move one step forward and if its head and tail they remain on the same sport. If they get two tails they move one step back. The winner is the learner who get to the end first.
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Writing an Email

Writing an Email

This lesson presentation includes unscrambling an email.proofreading an email, discussing the structure and layout of an email and writing an email using appropriate language.
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Language of Filling in Forms

Language of Filling in Forms

This a lesson on the language of form filling. It looks at situations and scenarios which may require form filling, variety of types of forms, identifying form filling instructions, etiquette of form filling and designing a form.
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Driverless Cars Speaking and Listening Task

Driverless Cars Speaking and Listening Task

Learners get to find out and discuss the safety of how driverless cars work. They are challenged to think about how the logistics of making this technology work safely in a practical manner in the real world will work. There are lot of opportunities for use of driverless car technology some are already in use. Learners are challenged to come up with a novel idea of what they could use driverless technology to create a business idea that they would successfully sell to Dragon's Den panelists.
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Simple and Complex Sentences Presentation

Simple and Complex Sentences Presentation

This lesson presentation introduces the concept of independent (main clauses) and dependent (supporting clauses). Learners are asked to sort out clauses into dependent and independent clauses. First learners are introduced to conjugating connectives and then they are asked to use them to form complex sentences by combining the independent and dependent clauses. Interesting pictures and videos that capture the interest of learners are used as a prompt to get learners to try and write complex and simple sentences to recount what they have seen on the picture or video.
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Dice and Counters Probability Game

Dice and Counters Probability Game

You and your opponents start with 21 counters You take turns roll the dice. If an odd number is rolled your opponents give you that number of counters If an even number is rolled you give your opponents that number of counters The winner is the first to win all the counters
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Sexual Violence as a Weapon of War

Sexual Violence as a Weapon of War

This is a speaking and listening investigation lesson plan and presentation I have miss placed the cards to help with the lesson investigation but one can create their own
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Introduction to Fractions of Whole Numbers

Introduction to Fractions of Whole Numbers

This is an introduction to fractions of whole numbers. It starts by looking at parts of a fraction, making one (Whole) Uses an interactive online game that learners can complete as a class challenge. There is also tasks like completing a maze while also working out the fractions of whole numbers to go through. This is appealing and may go down well with young people. Learners have to complete differentiated fractions of whole numbers word problems. To sum the lesson learners look at some questions that help them to deepen their understanding of number.
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Fractions Decimals and Percentage maths and Art

Fractions Decimals and Percentage maths and Art

This is a maths lesson designed to engage reluctant learners by mixing maths and and art. Learners are introduced to maths concepts that are used in art . The lesson then moves onto what percentage means and using a 100 and 84 grid square learners design an artwork using preferred number of squares in different colours. When they have finished they can express the number of squares in each colour as a percentage of all the squares. They then can convert the percents into fractions and decimals.
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Pay Gender Difference Speaking and Listening and Poster Design Lesson

Pay Gender Difference Speaking and Listening and Poster Design Lesson

Learners discuss the causes of pay gender difference and discuss situations or jobs in which females earn more than man. A diamond nine activity on what learners think are the most important qualities of a model will be done and learners feedback on their choices. Learners will produce a poster about what they think are the most important qualities of a model.
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Basic Number operations Lesson Presenation

Basic Number operations Lesson Presenation

Basic maths operations addition . subtraction, multiplication , division and the meaning of the equal sign. Balancing addition, subtraction, division and multiplication equations and solving basic maths operations word problems.
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Skint Money Addition and Subtraction Game

Skint Money Addition and Subtraction Game

This resource can get learners very competitive. It can be used as a lesson starter, recap session, plenary or a filler. It helps to print of a the card grid so that each learner can keep track of which cards have already been selected.
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Understanding the Business of Retail

Understanding the Business of Retail

The is an introduction to retail unit that looks at what retail is, different retail channels, features of different retail channels such as local stores and supermarkets, features of different retail shops, types and sizes of retail shops, carrying out and representing survey retail information, retail employment entry points and progression, skills and attributes required for retail jobs, keys stages in the retail chain, size of UK retail sector, retail ethical and environmental issues .
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Homophobia in Football Speaking and Listening

Homophobia in Football Speaking and Listening

This a speaking and listening session about the topic of homophobia in football. There is a lot of controversial questions and in appropriate language used as would be in a football match. There is a number of discussion points which culminate with students being asked to write a speech to appeal to their team supporters to stop homophobia in football.
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Introduction to Fractions of Whole Numbers

Introduction to Fractions of Whole Numbers

This is an introduction to fractions of whole numbers. It starts by looking at parts of a fraction, making one (Whole) Uses an interactive online game that learners can complete as a class challenge. There is also tasks like completing a maze while also working out the fractions of whole numbers to go through. This is appealing and may go down well with young people. Learners have to complete differentiated fractions of whole numbers word problems. To sum the lesson learners look at some questions that help them to deepen their understanding of number.
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Sports Active Leisure Project

Sports Active Leisure Project

This is a research project in which learners are guided through a research of a local sport or active leisure activity. Pupils are required to work in pairs and demonstrate how they have planned the research, managed time, how each has made contributions and worked as a team. The learners are expected to present their findings to the rest of the group or to the tutor which ever is convenient.
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Personal Budgeting and Managing Money: Course Unit

Personal Budgeting and Managing Money: Course Unit

The unit looks at examples of income and expenditure, identifies problems and solutions to living on a limited budget. It looks at different examples of financial transactions, where and how they take place. There is an opportunity to identify the key items of a receipt and payslip. Learners also get to look at different ways of saving money and keep a record of income and expenditure over a period of a week.
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