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These contextualised resources will help your functional skills English learners to develop a range of skills, including working out vocabulary from context, distinguishing fact from opinion and using punctuation.
Take a look at the teacher training opportunities available at Newcastle College, which include generic teaching courses and also specialist maths, English, ESOL and LDD/SEND PGCE programmes.
This book aims to provide a practical and easily applied toolkit for teachers and leaders as they work with learners to help them develop their maths and English skills.