Level 5 Functional Skills English – Session 3

Varieties of English and Spoken Language

Session Outcomes

During this session, you will:

  • Explore some of the varieties of English and recognise own attitudes to spoken language
  • Recognise some of the features of speech
  • Recognise the value of speaking and listening as a foundation for reading and writing and for employability
  • Explore ways of encouraging practice of these skills
  • Develop a speaking and listening activity

Session 3 PowerPoint slides

Here is Rachel’s facilitator PowerPoint presentation slides for session 3:

Session 3 PowerPoint slides

Session Padlet

Here is the main course Padlet.

Level 5 Teaching Functional Skills English Padlet

Video – Korean Billy

Video – Creature Comforts

Pre-session 4 Tasks

Before session 4 we would like you to do the following tasks:

  1. Read the pdf document ‘The Value of Dyslexia’ and make note on any questions you may have an any learning points for you : http://madebydyslexia.org/assets/downloads/EY-the-value-of-dyslexia.pdf
  2. Read HO4.2: Background reading: ‘Inclusion approaches adapted’
  3. Watch the film (You will need flash.) : https://www.achieveability.org.uk/main/resources/spld-presentation and
  4. look at HO4.5 which clarifies all the terms used.
  5. Complete your reflections on session 3 in your Reflective diary.

All course materials were developed as part of an ETF programme by ccConsultancy and they both should be acknowledged if any material is used on other projects.