Essential vocabulary for this lesson

To complete this lesson, you will need to know the following vocabulary. When you are sure you know all the words, continue to the next page. IDENTIFY TREND INVERT CONSTRUCT NOUN ADJECTIVE VERB ADVERB

Aims of this lesson

By the end of this lesson, you will know: how the 5 point plan from Unit 2 applies to line graphs that fully understanding the axes is essential how to use a range of appropriate language when describing a trend how to avoid repetition by converting sentences using adjectives and adverbs to to prepare a … Read more

Summary of this lesson

In this lesson, you should have learned… what you need to do with headings style questions the best way to approach these questions some useful tips to help you get the right answer some common errors with this type of question Now take the end of lesson review

Complete Headings practice

Now practise your skills by completing a headings style reading section. Click the link below to get started!

Video: Tips for headings questions

Narration: Before moving on to practicing some headings questions, here is a brief summary of some important tips for headings questions. TIP 1: There are always more headings than paragraphs. TIP 2: You are never required to match all of the paragraphs in a passage. TIP 3: There are often examples given (either one or … Read more

Video: Feedback

Narration: Now let’s look back at the paragraph from the previous exercise, starting from Step 3. When skimming you should have noted that the main message was something connected with availability of food, food production, survival, home and garden. Now we have these ideas in mind, we look at the headings. The first heading refers … Read more

Video: Steps for heading questions

Narration: Throughout this course, we will show you the steps needed to get the correct answer for each question type. However, it is assumed that you will have already skimmed the text at least once. To complete headings style questions, there are six steps you need to complete. In step 1, you need to look … Read more

Video: Headings questions

Narration: Headings questions are designed to test your ability to understand the main idea presented in each paragraph. The instructions for the question can be phrased like this or like this. In both cases, you are required to match a heading to the main message of a paragraph. In order to get the mark, you … Read more