We would like to thank the pupils and staff of Royal School, Dungannon; St. Joseph's High School, Coalisland; Grosvenor Grammar School, Belfast and St Colman's College, Newry who very kindly agreed to allow us to film them as they prepared for these assessments.

The following aims to give both teachers and students guidance and support for formative Speaking and Listening activities which are part of the internally assessed component for GCSE English and English Language.