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OCR Psychology Core Studies Revision

OCR Psychology Core Studies Revision

A mind map for each of the core studies for OCR A-Level Psychology. Each one contains full details of the studies including: Aim, Participants, Method and Procedure, Results, Conclusions and Evaluations. Colour coded- Social: Pink Cognitive: Orange Developmental: Yellow Biological: Blue Individual Differences: Purple Enjoy and good luck in your A-Levels!
lauren_payne212
PowerPoints to Accompany AQA A Level Paper 2 Topic Booklets

PowerPoints to Accompany AQA A Level Paper 2 Topic Booklets

**PowerPoints **made to accompany AQA A Level Psychology topic booklets including Approaches in Psychology, Biopsychology, and Research Methods topics for AS Level/Year 1 and A Level Year 2 (with separate PowerPoints for Year 1 and Year 2 Research Methods). The PowerPoints include model answers to all of the exam questions in each of the booklets as well as activities to accompany the booklets too.
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Complete Booklets for AQA A Level Psychology Paper 2 Topics

Complete Booklets for AQA A Level Psychology Paper 2 Topics

This bundle includes full booklets for the Approaches in Psychology, Biopsychology, and Research Methods topics (AS/Year 1 and A Level/Year 2 content included and clearly highlighted, including two separate booklets for Research Methods) of AQA A Level Psychology set out in enough detail for full marks (and no more) and in a clear structure to use as model answers to all possible essays. All descriptions are in enough detail for full marks (and no more), all evaluation points are written in the PEEL structure (5 per essay and no more), and each section is accompanied by** AQA exam-style questions** on that section. Everything you need is here.
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Biopsychology PowerPoint to Accompany Booklet

Biopsychology PowerPoint to Accompany Booklet

PowerPoint on the topic of Biopsychology on the AQA A Level Psychology, made to accompany our booklet. This PowerPoint primarily includes model answers to all of the exam-style questions in the booklet, as well as activities and guidance on activities included in the booklet.
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Biopsychology Booklet

Biopsychology Booklet

Complete booklet for Biopsychology topic of AQA A Level Psychology set out in enough detail for full marks (and no more) and in a clear structure to use as model answers to all possible essays. All descriptions are in enough detail for full marks (and no more), all evaluation points are written in the PEEL structure (5 per essay and no more), and each section is accompanied by** AQA exam-style questions** on that section. Everything you need is here.
tcope
OCR Psychology FINAL EXAM CHECKLIST

OCR Psychology FINAL EXAM CHECKLIST

This booklet outlines… The date of the three final exams The structure each exam will follow A checklist of all the important information required for each exam (Research methods, Core studies, and Applied Psychology) My students say this is extremely helpful!
lburns201
Edexcel Psychology (9-1) GCSE New Spec Unit 3 Lesson 5 - Mid-Scheme Assessment

Edexcel Psychology (9-1) GCSE New Spec Unit 3 Lesson 5 - Mid-Scheme Assessment

This package is designed for the Edexcel Psychology (9-1) New Specification, Unit 3 (Memory) and contains everything you could possibly need for a mid scheme assessment of the following topics: Lesson 4 - Peterson & Peterson Lesson 3 - Evaluating the Multi-Store Model Lesson 2 - The Multi-Store Model Lesson 1 - What is Memory? This package contains the assessment itself, and a mark-scheme of this. It also includes a handy RAG Sheet for students to rate their confidence in the assessed topics, taboo cards for them to revise and practice with before the assessment, and a whole-class feedback document for you to share after the assessment is completed!
MrSidneyStringer
Biopsychology - AQA A2 Psychology

Biopsychology - AQA A2 Psychology

Full notes and information on the biopsychology section of AQA A Level Psychology. It can be used as a resource to plan lessons and sections can be used as hand outs for students. It can also be used for students revision and as a revision guide. It contains the topics of localisation of function, neuroplasticity/functional recovery, hemispheric lateralisation and split brain research, ways of studying the brain and circadian, infradian and ultradian rhythms. It also includes comprehensive AO3 evaluations and key studies.
PapaKiloLima
NEW SPEC AQA GCSE PSYCH - Development - Early brain development

NEW SPEC AQA GCSE PSYCH - Development - Early brain development

Introductory lessons in the development unit developing student knowledge of early brain development. Students are engaged through wholly student led tasks developing their knowledge of key terms, key brain areas and the influence of nature vs nurture. Experience teaching these lessons (2x50 minutes) highlighted the fact that it is meant to challenge the most able through the use of extended reading and newspaper articles but can be easily differentiated down with weaker students only completing some of the nature/nurture tasks. The thinking and discussion questions can be used as plenary/starter to assess progress between lesson 1 and 2.
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The Year One Biopsychology Bundle

The Year One Biopsychology Bundle

This bundle brings together resources you need for the Year One content of the biopsychology section of the A-Level psychology course. Includes worksheets for students that can be used in class, or as homework, or as a revision activity. Designed for the AQA specification in mind. Trialled with several classes before publication.
Psynapse-Learning
Approaches to Psychology: The 'Key Ideas' Bundle

Approaches to Psychology: The 'Key Ideas' Bundle

A collection of engaging worksheets for the Approaches content in A-Level psychology. Covers key knowledge for all six approaches in the AQA syllabus, with application tasks included. Can be used in class while/after you deliver content, or independently by students for research or with their textbook. Suitable for initial delivery or as a revision activity.
Psynapse-Learning
Lateralisation (Split Brain) AO1 and AO3

Lateralisation (Split Brain) AO1 and AO3

A resource for A-level psychology students focused on the Year Two content for the biopsychology part of the course. Includes two worksheets: one on the key study and required knowledge (AO1) for split brains (Sperry) and another for AO3 (cloze / gap fill). Students can complete as you deliver content, independently using textbooks, for homework, or as a revision activity. Used successfully with several classes. The AO3 gap fill could be used as a basis for essay-writing.
Psynapse-Learning
Neurons and Synaptic Communication

Neurons and Synaptic Communication

A resource for A-level psychology students focused on the Year One (AS) content for the biopsychology part of the course. Includes two worksheets: one on the neuron and one on the synapse. Students can complete as you deliver content, independently using textbooks, for homework, or as a revision activity. Used successfully with several classes.
Psynapse-Learning
Central and Peripheral Nervous System

Central and Peripheral Nervous System

A worksheet for A-level psychology students focused on the Year One (AS) ‘Nervous System’ content for the biopsychology part of the course. Students can complete as you deliver content, independently using textbooks, for homework, or as a revision activity. Used successfully with several classes.
Psynapse-Learning
Endocrine System and Hormones

Endocrine System and Hormones

A resource for A-level psychology students focused on the Year One (AS) content for the biopsychology part of the course. Includes two worksheets: one on the endocrine system and one on fight-or-flight. Students can complete as you deliver content, independently using textbooks, for homework, or as a revision activity. Used successfully with several classes.
Psynapse-Learning
Key ideas:  Biological Approach to Psychology

Key ideas: Biological Approach to Psychology

A worksheet for A-level psychology students focused on the key ideas of the biological approach. Includes cloze tasks, key information, knowledge/application (AO1/AO2) tasks. Students can complete as you deliver content, independently using textbooks, for homework, or as a revision activity. Used with several classes; students have commented on the layout and visual appeal being strengths of this resource.
Psynapse-Learning
Psychology A2: Full revision notes for Pre adult Brain Development topic (applied psychology)

Psychology A2: Full revision notes for Pre adult Brain Development topic (applied psychology)

Full revision notes for Pre-adult Brain Development topic in Applied Psychology Includes: Notes on the background of topic Key research: Barkley Levenson and Galvan’s study of neural representation of expected value in the adolescent brain Applications: strategies to reduce risk-taking behaviour Evaluation of whole topic (methodological issues/ethical issues/nature v nurture debate, reductionism v holism debate etc… Perfect for students studying psychology a level, especially OCR exam board
saoirserobertson99
Psychology A Level: Revision notes for INTELLIGENCE topic(inc.background, key research, application)

Psychology A Level: Revision notes for INTELLIGENCE topic(inc.background, key research, application)

Full revision notes for Intelligence topic in Applied Psychology Includes: Notes on the background of Intelligence topic Key research: Van Leeuwen’s twin family study of general IQ Applications: different measurements of IQ Evaluation of whole topic (methodological issues/ethical issues/nature v nurture debate, reductionism v holism debate etc… Perfect for students studying psychology a level, especially OCR exam board
saoirserobertson99
Psychology A Level: Revision cards for whole of MENTAL HEALTH section

Psychology A Level: Revision cards for whole of MENTAL HEALTH section

Clear, concise, easy to understand revision cards for whole of Mental Health Section of OCR Psychology A Level Includes the three topics: The Historical Context of Mental Health The Medical Model Alternatives to the medical Model Includes Background notes, Key Research and Applications for each of three topics Great for students studying psychology a level, especially OCR Exam Board
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Psychology A Level: Biological area-comparison of Maguire's Study and Blakemore and Cooper's

Psychology A Level: Biological area-comparison of Maguire's Study and Blakemore and Cooper's

Revision notes for the comparison of two key studies in the biological area of psychology, one classic and one contemporary: Maguire’s Study of Taxi Drivers’ Brains Blakemore and Cooper’s Study of the impact of Early Visual Development Evaluation of similarities and differences of each aspect of the study (topic/research method/samplng technique/usefulness/validity etc… Useful for students studying Psychology A Level especially OCR exam board
saoirserobertson99
Psychology A Level: Revision notes +evaluation of Maguire's Study of Taxi Drivers' Brains-biological

Psychology A Level: Revision notes +evaluation of Maguire's Study of Taxi Drivers' Brains-biological

Concise revison notes and evaluation of contemporary study in the Biological area of psychology: Maguire’s Study of Taxi Drivers’ Brains Includes notes on each aspect e.g. method, procedure, participants, results, conclusions etc… Includes evaluation of each aspect of study e.g. reliability, validity, ethics etc… Useful for students studying Psychology A Level (especially OCR Exam Board)
saoirserobertson99
Psychology A Level:Revision notes + evaluation of Blakemore + Cooper's Study-early visual experience

Psychology A Level:Revision notes + evaluation of Blakemore + Cooper's Study-early visual experience

Concise notes and evaluation of classic study in the Biological area of psychology: Blakemore and Cooper’s Study of the Impact of Early Visual Experience Includes notes on each aspect e.g. method, procedure, participants, results, conclusions etc… Includes evaluation of each aspect of study e.g. reliability, validity, ethics etc… Useful for students studying Psychology A Level (especially OCR Exam Board)
saoirserobertson99
CIE Psychology 9990 A Levels Topical Notes

CIE Psychology 9990 A Levels Topical Notes

This booklet is highly useful for both teachers and students For A2 9990 syllabus abnormality and psychology section in the syllabus Contains full brief note for schizophrenia CONTAINS: Brief Notes for you to study Brief evaluation points Model Questions and Answers Practice Questions
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Biological Approach to psychology

Biological Approach to psychology

An introductory slideshow/revision resource suitable for GCSE/ A Level students. Includes an overview of the key points within this approach: genetics, evolution, biological structures and finishes with a brief summary of the Diathesis-Stress model
amylizzie
Edexcel Psychology (9-1) GCSE New Spec Unit 3 Lesson 4 - Peterson & Peterson

Edexcel Psychology (9-1) GCSE New Spec Unit 3 Lesson 4 - Peterson & Peterson

This lesson is designed for the Edexcel Psychology (9-1) New Specification, Unit 3 (Memory) and contains everything you could possibly need for the 4th lesson, Peterson & Peterson. This package contains the whole lesson Powerpoint, fully differentiated activities and differentiated worksheets! The whole lesson is designed in a ‘pick up and teach it’ way, that means everything you could possibly need is all there for you. There are lots of engaging and interesting activities, designed to keep your classes motivated, engaged and making the best progress that they can within the lesson, as well as providing plenty of opportunities for stretch and challenge. Objectives covered in this lesson are as follows: Describe the APRC of Peterson & Peterson’s study Explain how the findings of the study support the duration of the STM Evaluate Peterson & Peterson’s study
MrSidneyStringer
Edexcel Psychology (9-1) GCSE New Spec Unit 3 Lesson 3 - Evaluating the Multi-Store Model

Edexcel Psychology (9-1) GCSE New Spec Unit 3 Lesson 3 - Evaluating the Multi-Store Model

This lesson is designed for the Edexcel Psychology (9-1) New Specification, Unit 3 (Memory) and contains everything you could possibly need for the 3rd lesson, Evaluating the Multi-Store Model. This package contains the whole lesson Powerpoint, fully differentiated activities and differentiated worksheets/homework! The whole lesson is designed in a ‘pick up and teach it’ way, that means everything you could possibly need is all there for you. There are lots of engaging and interesting activities, designed to keep your classes motivated, engaged and making the best progress that they can within the lesson, as well as providing plenty of opportunities for stretch and challenge. Objectives covered in this lesson are as follows: Describe the primacy and recency effect Explain how the case of Clive Wearing can be used to evaluate the MSM Discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the MSM
MrSidneyStringer
Edexcel Psychology (9-1) GCSE New Spec Unit 3 Lesson 2 - The Multi-Store Model

Edexcel Psychology (9-1) GCSE New Spec Unit 3 Lesson 2 - The Multi-Store Model

This lesson is designed for the Edexcel Psychology (9-1) New Specification, Unit 3 (Memory) and contains everything you could possibly need for the 2nd lesson, The Multi-Store Model. This package contains the whole lesson Powerpoint, fully differentiated activities and differentiated worksheets! The whole lesson is designed in a ‘pick up and teach it’ way, that means everything you could possibly need is all there for you. There are lots of engaging and interesting activities, designed to keep your classes motivated, engaged and making the best progress that they can within the lesson, as well as providing plenty of opportunities for stretch and challenge. Objectives covered in this lesson are as follows: Define key words relating to memory Explain how the STM and LTM differ in terms of duration, capacity and storage Outline the MSM
MrSidneyStringer
Edexcel Psychology (9-1) GCSE New Spec Unit 3 Lesson 1 - What is Memory?

Edexcel Psychology (9-1) GCSE New Spec Unit 3 Lesson 1 - What is Memory?

This lesson is designed for the Edexcel Psychology (9-1) New Specification, Unit 3 (Memory) and contains everything you could possibly need for the 1st lesson, What is Memory? This package contains the whole lesson Powerpoint, a differentiated starter, lots of fully differentiated activities and differentiated worksheets! The whole lesson is designed in a ‘pick up and teach it’ way, that means everything you could possibly need is all there for you. There are lots of engaging and interesting activities, designed to keep your classes motivated, engaged and making the best progress that they can within the lesson, as well as providing plenty of opportunities for stretch and challenge. Objectives covered in this lesson are as follows: Define key words relating to memory Explain the process of input, processing, storage and output Explain how visual, auditory and meaning of information differ in terms of encoding
MrSidneyStringer
The Stress Response

The Stress Response

This is a fun, educational science video aimed at a target audience of 14+ years. However, the scientific processes have been explained in a manner accessible to all, whether the viewer has a scientific background or not. In this video the biological and physiological process of short-term stress is explained with the aid an example and colourful images. This video can be used a revision aid, a lesson starter or a visual aid for tutoring the above topic in a colourful, engaging manner. The video is also accessible on my YouTube channel Caroline Gould Talks Science: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCnFNQAb9Jhjxx_Wu0v2L4Dw
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