Filling in a form

How to fill in a form

An introduction to filling in forms.

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How to fill in a form factsheet

  • Rw/E2.1
  • Learners will be introduced to key words on forms. Explore with learners the fields on the form and the information that has been provided.
  • Think about additional information on forms. What information appears on most forms?
  • Learners could bring in a selection of different forms that they could compare. If you have access to the internet, you could also compare printed and online forms.
  • Identify what sort of information may be required on a form. You might explore the kind of details learners are likely to need to provide on a form and the kind of information they need to keep secure.
  • Learners could discuss why forms are necessary and share examples of when they have recently been asked to complete a form.