Functional Skills Maths Level 1 is aimed at helping you pass this exam with ease. In the actual test, although the use of calculators is allowed, it is useful to do simple sums with confidence without using calculators. In addition to basic addition, subtraction, multiplication and division you are expected to be familiar with fractions, decimals, percentages, ratios and proportions in everyday context. Everyday problems often involve being able to estimate as well as being able to work with function machines and simple formulas. Also it is useful to be able to convert from one type of currency to another when you go on holiday! In addition, basic Data Interpretation or Statistics is useful to make sense of data that is presented numerically or visually in a workplace or in newspaper articles. There are also chapters on basic shapes and spaces since you also need to know how to work out lengths around a shape (perimeters), areas and volumes of basic shapes as well as be familiar with plans and drawing nets! Whichever Exam Board you are working for you will find this book useful for Functional Mathematics up to level 1 and prepare you for Functional Mathematics Level 2. These tests may be taken online and in the actual tests you can either pass or fail.
Master the knowledge and skills you need to obtain the new work-based CACHE Level 3 Diploma for the Early Years Workforce (Early Years Educator) qualification. Written by bestselling author and early years expert Penny Tassoni, this is the only textbook for work-based learners endorsed by CACHE. Tassoni makes learning the key concepts on the job both easy and enjoyable. This book will support you through your assessment and the start of your career. - Understand all the requirements of the new qualification fully with clearly stated learning outcomes and key terms - See how concepts are applied to a range of settings with numerous case studies - Learn to reflect on your own skills and experiences with numerous 'Reflection' boxes - Practise what you've learned with 'In practice' and 'In your setting' activity boxes - Prepare for examinations and assessment with confidence via activities linked to assessment criteria
Author: June Haighton
Publisher: Nelson Thornes
Release Date: 2004
This new set of resources, comprising three Worksheet Packs and a textbook, have been designed specifically for the new Adult Numeracy Curriculum, covering Entry Levels 1, 2 and 3 and Levels 1 and 2. All topics within the resources are clearly labelled with a curriculum reference to assist with planning.
Developed specifically for the OCR Functional Skills Mathematics Pilot, the Student Book offers an innovative approach to teaching functional mathematics. Highly visual, it aims to give students a deeper appreciation of the value of mathematics in their lives and of the contribution it can make to professional and social situations.
Author: CGP Books
Publisher: Cgp Range Extension
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: English language
This book is an ideal way to prepare for the Level 1 English Functional Skills test - whichever exam board you're studying. Each topic is clearly explained with straightforward notes, tips and examples. There are also practice questions throughout the book, plus plenty of test-style questions (with answers) to help you prepare for the real thing.
Author: June Haighton
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Release Date: 2014-11-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
These student-friendly A4 workbooks provide fill-in self-assessment records to caccompany the popular Maths: the Basic Skills Worksheet Packs written for the Adult Numeracy Curriculum (Entry Levels 1&2)
Author: Roslyn Whitley Willis
Publisher: Lexden Publishing.
Release Date: 2009-12-01
Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
This textbook provides all students studying Functional Skills English Level 2 with comprehensive coverage of the skills required to achieve the qualification. Students using this book will quickly gain a solid understanding of grammar and acquire essential writing and speaking skills. Packed with examples, exercises and vocationally relevant tasks, your students will have a head start to achieve this new qualification. The book is written to the current Functional Skills Standards and provides: * guidance on aspects of English grammar to help writing and speaking skills; * activities to reinforce learning; * reference Sheets that are an invaluable resource to aid understanding and help with revision; * thirty-three Practice Tasks that cover a wide range of employment sectors and areas of general and personal interest, and help prepare the students for the assessment.