Max Smith is sticking to his work timetable and trying his best! Ace work Max.
Ellie Williams is trying her hardest and is completing her work without having to be asked. Well done Ellie!
Clayton Fahey for completing all of the English work provided. Well done.
Glenbo Whur well done for completing all his work and working really hard.
Nicole Littlewood for getting on really well at home completing all the work set and asking for extra work.
Bailey Willingham for working really well in maths and completed all of the maths tasks set.
Dom Welburn, he has completed all his work and is asking for more Maths / English work.

Functional Skills

Core Study

Functional Skills are the essential skills vital for young people to participate in life, learning and work. They are an essential, compulsory element in many qualification routes for young people as well as being stand-alone qualifications in their own right at Entry Level, Level 1 and Level 2.

Functional Skills Mathematics aims to promote mathematical thinking and transferable skills rather than rote learning. Students will cover math’s that is useful in everyday situations and the world of work and contextual material which emphasises the benefits of Math’s to people who have been ‘turned off’ by the subject.

Functional Skills English is assessed through three components:

  • Reading skills –  non-fiction texts
  • Writing skills – transactional/Persuasive texts
  • Speaking, Listening and Communication skills