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Sample Activities using Authentic Workplace Materials

This booklet contains eight sample activities using authentic workplace materials that were provided by two employment partners through the Integrating Essential Skills into Literacy Tutor Training project. The sample activities were developed to serve as models that can be addapted to meet individual needs.

Each sample activity has a cover page with summary information and instruction notes, information related to the relevant occupation from the Essential Skills profiles including sample tasks, and authentic materials from employer partners.  Learners will require prior learning and skill development prior to completing the sample activities.

The sample activities focus on:
  • Reading Text
  • Document Use
  • Numeracy and Writing
Many sample activities include an optional extension activity that involves computer use.

For your convenience we are providing this booklet below in Word format as well as PDF format. It is also available both in French and English.