Level 5 Functional Skills English – Session 8

Developing Writing

Session Outcomes

During this session, you will explore:

  • generating ideas, planning and selecting language
  • drafting and proofreading
  • using literary devices to influence the reader
  • using cohesive devices to develop sophistication
  • teaching spelling, punctuation and grammar
  • giving nourishing feedback.

Session 8 PowerPoint slides

Here is Rachel’s facilitator PowerPoint presentation slides for session 8:

Session 8 slides

Session Padlet

Here is the main course Padlet.

Level 5 Teaching Functional Skills English Padlet

Pre-session 9 Tasks

Before session 9 we would like you to do the following tasks:

  • Read HO9.1 Summary of examiners’ points.
  • Please bring a copy of a FS exam paper from your awarding body
  • Prepare your presentations in groups, using your own stimulus materials or any of those provided on the Padlet.
  • Record your reflections/action points 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.