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Resource type Resource name and link Suitable for: Teachers Students Exam guides Guide for Teachers – Foundation (A2) This guide contains everything you need to know to prepare students for the exams. It includes details of the exam structure, content, timings and what candidates need to be able to do this level. Yes Guide for Students – ISE Foundation (A2) This guide explains what to expect and provides tips on how to prepare for exam. See also Student information. Yes Yes Scheme of Work Scheme of Work – ISE Foundation (A2) Use our example Scheme of Work for ISE I as a template for preparing your own coursework. Yes Publications Some publishers offer study books to help prepare for Trinity exams. For a list of these, visit our Publications section: English language publications Yes Yes Practice exam materials - how to use them Practice exam materials - how to use them - how to use ISE sample and practice materials, mark practice exams and interpret outcomes. Yes Practice papers - Reading & Writing Sample exam paper 1 (with notes) Sample exam paper 1 (with answers) Sample exam paper 2 (with answers) Sample exam paper 3 (with answers) Yes Yes Classroom activities - Reading & Writing Task 1 - Long reading Classroom activity 1 - Fanny Blankers-Koen Classroom activity 2 - Places, times and dates Classroom activity 3 - Sydney Task 2 - Multi-text reading Classroom activity 1 - Holidays and travel Classroom activity 2 - Local area Task 3 - Reading into writing Classroom activity 1 - Holidays and hotels Classroom activity 2 - Jobs and times Classroom activity 3 - Cycling Task 4 - Extended writing Classroom activity 1 - My city, town, village Classroom activity 2 - Where I like to go shopping Yes Yes Guidance on writing genres Guidance on Writing genres– what to consider when writing a response in a specific genre for the exam – eg a letter, email, essay, review, report, etc. Yes Yes Toolkit for processs writing skills Portfolio toolkit for teachers – ISE Foundation - a method for teachers to help students build process writing skills (not assessed). Yes Topic form - Speaking & Listening Topic Form – ISE Foundation- for practice and for candidates to complete and take with them to the exam as discussion prompts for the examiner. Yes Yes Classroom activities - Speaking & Listening Topic task Classroom activity 1 - Preparing students Classroom activity 2 - Music, travel and descriptions Classroom activity 3 - Favourite topic Conversation task Classroom activity 1 - Food Classroom activity 2 - Shopping Independent listening task 1 Classroom activity 1 -Sports centre Classroom activity 2 - Sports crazy Independent listening task 2 Classroom activity 1 - Modern inventions Classroom activity 2 - Food Dictogloss Yes Yes Practice audio activities - for exam listening tasks ISE Foundation - Independent listening task 1 - Shopping centre Download/play mp3 Worksheet Rubric and answer key ISE Foundation - Independent listening task 1 - Pacific Download/play mp3 Worksheet Rubric and answer key ISE Foundation - Listening task 1 - Map of my flat Download/play mp3 Worksheet Rubric and answer key Yes Yes ISE Foundation - Independent listening task 2 - Roald Dahl Download/play mp3 Rubric and answer key ISE Foundation - Independent listening task 2 - Queen Mary Download/play mp3 Rubric and answer key ISE Foundation - Independent listening task 2 - Park runs Download/play mp3 Rubric and answer key Scoring information ISE scoring information - a brief overview Yes Yes Understanding ISE results Understanding ISE results - how ISE exams are marked and how results are arrived at. Yes Diagnostic profile reports and skills development tables See how to use our post-exam Diagnostic profile reports and skills development tables to identify student’s strengths and areas for improvement. Download a sample diagnostic profile report and tables containing skills development ideas for practising each subset of skills at this level: ISE Foundation (A2) - Sample diagnostic profile report - R&W ISE Foundation (A2) - Sample diagnostic profile report - S&L ISE Foundation (A2) - Reading & Writing - Skills development tables ISE Foundation (A2) - Speaking & Listening - Skills development tables Yes Yes Technical specifications Technical specifications are available for background reference only: Reading & Writing specifications Speaking & Listening specifications Yes Sample videos These videos are suitable for teachers and students and show the format of the test. They are not intended to show model exam performance. Watch the following sample videos below. Sonia Wenbin (extract) Yes Yes
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