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Biology ppts suitable for GCSE & A Level. Spreadsheets to track and analyse AQA A Level Required Practical data. Report Writing, create pupil reports with a click from comment banks, automatically inserts names & adjusts gender pronouns. Teacher planner book, automatically creates timetable, weekly lesson outlines, registers with pupil data analysis. Create schemes of works.

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Biology ppts suitable for GCSE & A Level. Spreadsheets to track and analyse AQA A Level Required Practical data. Report Writing, create pupil reports with a click from comment banks, automatically inserts names & adjusts gender pronouns. Teacher planner book, automatically creates timetable, weekly lesson outlines, registers with pupil data analysis. Create schemes of works.
Report Writing programme
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Report Writing programme

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Save time and effort writing reports. An end of year report writer that allows you to quickly create pupil reports simply by clicking on a series of user modifiable comments. Now in use in 400 Schools in over 20 Countries. Comments are organised into 9 sections (opening, behavioural, progress, strengths, weaknesses, closing and 3 user defined categories with 18 comments in each section). Comments automatically update to insert pupil names and to match gender specific pronouns (he/she, his/her etc). Once assembled the comments can be copied and pasted into your own report packages and a file containing all the reports for your class set can be created. Suitable for all teachers at all key stages through suitable modification of the comments in the comment banks. This is Version 2 which scrolls even faster between comment categories. This is an Excel file which uses macros to run, read the help sheet in the file to enable macros. See a demo at https://youtu.be/7rNxxekoUpk Have a look and download the free evaluation version at https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/report-writer-free-evaluation-version-11751250 Please note this spreadsheet will not run on Mac versions of Excel, it will only run on PC versions of , due to incompatibility issues between Microsoft Office on the 2 different platforms.
AQA A Level Chemistry Required Practical Tracker including Sub Competencies
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AQA A Level Chemistry Required Practical Tracker including Sub Competencies

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NEW AND UPDATED A tracker for monitoring student progress in the new AQA A Level Chemistry required practical tasks for the CPAC skills INCLUDING THE SUB COMPETENCIES The tracker will monitor attendance for each student. Monitor the attainment of CPAC skills for the students in each RP activity. Produce a print out showing the individual performance of each student showing the CPAC skills they have acquired from each RP activity. Trackers are also available for Biology and Physics
AQA A Level Physics Required Practical Tracker including Sub Competencies
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AQA A Level Physics Required Practical Tracker including Sub Competencies

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NEW AND UPDATED A tracker for monitoring student progress in the new AQA A Level Physics required practical tasks for the CPAC skills INCLUDING THE SUB COMPETENCIES The tracker will monitor attendance for each student. Monitor the attainment of CPAC skills for the students in each RP activity. Produce a print out showing the individual performance of each student showing the CPAC skills they have acquired from each RP activity. Trackers for Biology and Chemistry are also available
Report Writing Spreadsheet/ Software
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Report Writing Spreadsheet/ Software

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Save time and effort writing reports. This report writing assistant allows you to automatically create termly or end of year student report cards from an editable statement bank. Quickly and easily create a report by selecting statements with a click from 18 statements in each of 9 categories (162 statements in all) to build up a complete report comment, all of which will automatically adjust gender pronouns (he/she etc) and insert the students name where appropriate. Comments can also be free typed in the report comment box. All the statements in each category can be customised by the user. A class list with the gender of the students can be inserted and the final report comments can be copied and pasted into any other report package and the overall class comments saved to an xls file for archiving. The spreadsheet uses macros and will require macro access to be enabled, see the help sheet in the spreadsheet for details how to do this. see a demo at https://youtu.be/7rNxxekoUpk Have a look by downloading the free evaluation version at https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/report-writer-free-evaluation-version-11751250 Please note this spreadsheet will not run on Mac versions of Excel, it will only run on PC versions of , due to incompatibility issues between Microsoft Office on the 2 different platforms.
AQA A Level Biology Required Practical Tracker including Sub Competencies
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AQA A Level Biology Required Practical Tracker including Sub Competencies

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NEW AND UPDATED A tracker for monitoring student progress in the new AQA A Level Biology required practical tasks for the CPAC skills INCLUDING THE SUB COMPETENCIES The tracker will monitor attendance for each student. Monitor the attainment of CPAC skills for the students in each RP activity. Produce a print out showing the individual performance of each student showing the CPAC skills they have acquired from each RP activity. The tracker can be modified to match the RP activities for Chemistry and Physics by changing the RP titles and use of apparatus criteria on the Titles sheet.
Mutation Lesson (Higher GCSE)
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Mutation Lesson (Higher GCSE)

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A full lesson pack upon mutations suitable for higher level GCSE pupils. A comprehensive lesson plan, power point and worksheets is included. The lesson covers: A recap upon DNA structure and function Leveled work focusing upon: 3 Types of mutations, substitution, insertion and deletion, looking at how they alter DNA and their effects upon protein structure. How mutations are caused (radiation, chemicals, viruses, copying errors. Examples of genetic diseases and their mutations Exam questions The worksheet/booklet follows the power point with exercises for pupils to undertake including review and plenary questions. A demo video of the power point contents can be found at https://youtu.be/rN9aMeCc_eg Also included is a second power point version with a different colour scheme to the preview video which has a white background and black text.
Interactive A Level Biology Vocabulary / Technical Term Blockbuster Revision Quiz Game
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Interactive A Level Biology Vocabulary / Technical Term Blockbuster Revision Quiz Game

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A Blockbuster style quiz game. Has over 1000 questions targeted at building up the vocabulary of A Level Biology students. All question revealing, answer revealing, changing of hexagon colours, scoring, identifying a winning run and assigning hexagons a random letter are carried out AUTOMATICALLY by the game, all you need to do is click on the screen. A free restricted evaluation version of this quiz can be downloaded from: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/a-level-vocabulary-technical-terms-blockbuster-style-quiz-free-evaluation-version-12230087 The quiz automatically displays questions and answers and changes the selected letter hexagons from yellow to blue and white and totals the scores for each team. The quiz will also automatically identify when a team wins by achieving complete run from left to right for blue and from top to bottom for white. Each game consists of 8 rounds with the winning team’s score for each round being shown on a scoreboard. Though you can play single rounds if you want to. Each time a new game is played the positions of the letters on the Blockbusters board are randomised as are the questions chosen from a bank of over 1000 technical terms appropriate for A Level Biology. The games follow the basic rules of the iconic 1980-1990s Blockbuster TV show. By using the games during your teaching or as a part of a revision programme, it will allow pupils to gain familiarity with the terms and be able to recall them more easily in their exams. This quiz uses macros to carry out the automated functions which you select to run on first opening the power point, so will only work with Microsoft Windows and Apple versions of Power Point and not with other ppt viewers.
Interactive AQA GCSE Biology Blockbuster Vocabulary Revision Quiz Game
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Interactive AQA GCSE Biology Blockbuster Vocabulary Revision Quiz Game

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A Blockbuster style quiz game. Has 9 games each focusing on a different module of technical terms that fit in with the AQA GCSE Trilogy & Triple Biology specification. A free restricted evaluation version of this quiz can be downloaded from: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/aqa-gcse-biology-blockbuster-vocabulary-reinforcement-revision-quiz-free-evaluation-version-12228577 The quiz automatically displays questions and answers and changes the selected letter hexagons from yellow to blue and white and totals the scores for each team. The quiz will also automatically identify when a team wins by achieving complete run from left to right for blue and from top to bottom for white. Each time a new game is played the positions of the letters on the Blockbusters board are randomised. Each of the 9 games focuses on 20 technical terms. You can easily edit the questions and answers to suit the ability of your pupils. The games follow the basic rules of the iconic 1980-1990s Blockbuster TV show. By using the games during the teaching of a module or as a part of a revision programme, it will allow pupils to gain familiarity with the terms and be able to recall them more easily in their exams. This quiz requires macros to carry out the automated functions, so will only work with Microsoft Windows and Apple versions of Power Point and not with other ppt viewers.
End of Year Report Writing Assistant
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End of Year Report Writing Assistant

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Save time and effort writing reports. A report writing assistant allowing you to automatically create termly or yearly student report cards from a statement bank. Quickly and easily create a report by selecting statements with a click from 18 statements in each of 9 categories (162 statements in all) to build up a complete report comment, all of which will automatically adjust gender pronouns (he/she etc) and insert the students name where appropriate. Comments can also be free typed in the report comment box. All the statements in each category can be customised by the user. A class list with the gender of the students can be inserted and the final report comments can be copied and pasted into any other report package and the overall class comments saved to an xls file for archiving. The spreadsheet uses macros and will require macro access to be enabled, see the help sheet in the spreadsheet for details how to do this. see a demo at https://youtu.be/7rNxxekoUpk Please note this spreadsheet will not run on Mac versions of Excel, it will only run on PC versions of , due to incompatibility issues between Microsoft Office on the 2 different platforms.
A Level Test/Exam Tracker and Analysis
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A Level Test/Exam Tracker and Analysis

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A tracker to record up to 20 separate test results and provide an analysis of the results. Caters for grades A-E, so is suitable for any A Level subject. Entering grade boundaries for each test the tracker will calculate %'s and show the grades for each student, their ranked position and a summary of all their test results and position overall in their teaching group. Allows up to 40 students to be tracked at a time. Individual student summary page can be produced that can be used when mentoring students or for parent evenings, showing their progress over the year.
Wordle Game - fully interactive
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Wordle Game - fully interactive

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Fully interactive, playable Wordle game. This power point game has a database of over 400 five letter words. Words are chosen at random from the database list. The game plays according to the standard Wordle rules with letters in the correct place showing up in green, a correct letter in the wrong place in orange and subsequent occurrences of a wrongly placed correct letter remains grey. You have 6 attempts to find the correct word, if this is not achieved you will be informed of the correct word. The pptm requires macros to be enabled to work. When opening the pptm for the first time please ensure when asked to enable macros, that you check the option. Without doing this the automated processes in the game will not work. Please do not rename the pptm. Warning - If the first slide is deleted or altered then the game WILL NOT work.
Statistics for A Level Biology Spreadsheet & power point ppt
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Statistics for A Level Biology Spreadsheet & power point ppt

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Interactive powerpoint and spreadsheet to demonstrate and calculate the following statistical functions required for A Level Biology: Standard Error Standard Deviation Chi-Squared for ecological studies Chi-Squared for phenotype ratios Student’s t-test for unpaired data Student’s t-test for paired data Spearman’s Ranked Coefficient of Correlation Where degrees of freedom and p=0.05 confidence levels are used they are automatically calculated from the inputted data and an indication is shown as to whether a null hypothesis for the data is to be accepted or rejected. The power point goes step by step through each statistical test, describing how to use it, how to calculate each one and what the results mean. The work sheet contains exam style questions and answers upon chi-squared which is covered with a step by step explanation at the end of the power point. A watermarked preview video if the ppt can be found at https://youtu.be/1LcW3EO0MpU
Interactive Spelling Boggle Revision or Tutor Time Game. KS2 & KS3 English Language
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Interactive Spelling Boggle Revision or Tutor Time Game. KS2 & KS3 English Language

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A fully interactive Boggle game, suitable for Key Stage 2 and 3, which is a fun way for pupils to develop their vocabulary and spelling skills. The game has a database of over 300, nine letter words, which are automatically selected randomly by the game. The word’s letters are displayed in a random order in a 3 x 3 grid with the first letter of the 9-letter word displayed as a capital. Pupils have 3 minutes to come up with as many words as possible using the letters, they do not have to use all the letters in their words. A bonus can be given if they find the 9-letter word. Click on the Select new word button to automatically create a new 3x3 grid of letters from a new 9-letter word. Click on the Go button to start the 3-minute timer. A horn will sound at the end of the 3 minutes. To display the 9-letter word click on the reveal the 9-letter word box. The game requires macros to be enabled within Power-point to allow the automated features to work. For this reason it will only run on Power-point for Windows and Power-point for Mac’s, it will not run on other ppt viewers. Further games and educational resources can be found at: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/john_leather
Nerve impulse formation and the function of the Synapse
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Nerve impulse formation and the function of the Synapse

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A power point presentation upon nerve cells, the formation of the resting potential, how an action potential is produced when an impulse is transmitted along a neurone. How the message is carried on to a 2nd neurone by the synapse. All processes are demonstrated using animations to show the movement of positive ions by active transport, the opening/closing of gates, the movement of vesicles and neurotransmitter molecules in the synapse. Suitable for A Level Biology students. A sample video of the ppt is available at https://youtu.be/SDckofymhC4 The version you purchase will not have the Biology Store watermark banner
Microscope measurements
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Microscope measurements

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Preparation presentation for A Level Biology students prior to their microscopy required practical. Covers: How to measure the size of objects using a microscope. Using a mechanical stage and how to read its vernier scale. How to measure the Field of View of a microscope lens Using a stage micrometer and eye piece graticule. How to calibrate an eye piece graticule. How to measure the size of a specimen using an eye piece graticule. How to calculate sizes using Image size = actual size / magnification. Microscopy units of scale and how to convert between measurement. A video of this presentation is available at https://youtu.be/CyKUwTZiFaE
Electronic Teacher Planner / Teacher Mark Book (Two Week Version)
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Electronic Teacher Planner / Teacher Mark Book (Two Week Version)

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This is the Full paid for version of the Electronic Teacher Planner/Mark book spreadsheet for teachers with a TWO WEEK TIMETABLE. The Free evaluation version is available at: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/electronic-teacher-planner-mark-book-free-evaluation-version-11912398 The paid version for a ONE WEEK TIMETABLE is available from: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/electronic-teacher-planner-mark-book-12357931 This is a full teacher’s planner book enabling you to replace your paper based record book. It enables you to create a colour coded timetable (and will automatically generate a blank timetable with the appropriate number of periods per day), a week by week lesson outline planning sheet, a register for each class that records attendance, performance and behavioural information upon each pupil, homework and test scores. The registers will rank the pupils according to assessment criteria, absences and upon test scores. The class analysis page will give detailed information upon the number of lates/tardiness, discipline issues, forgotten books, no homework, incomplete pieces of work and work graded excellent, good, satisfactory and poor. Schemes of work can be created, and reports written upon individual students. Print outs of each class can be used at parent consultation evenings and as a record for SLT. Cover lesson instructions can also be created. I have used this spreadsheet in an ongoing developing form for the last 20 years and haven’t used a paper-based planner in that time. The spreadsheet uses macros (embedded code) to automate the functions so you only have to click a button to add registers and so they need to be enabled in excel, see the help page in the spreadsheet on how to do this. Please note this spreadsheet will not run on Mac versions of Excel, it will only run on Windows PC versions of , due to incompatibility issues between Microsoft Office on the 2 different platforms.
Report Card  Writing Assistant
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Report Card Writing Assistant

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Save time and effort writing report cards. A report card writing assistant allowing you to automatically create termly or yearly student report cards from a statement bank. Quickly and easily create a report by selecting statements with a click from 18 statements in each of 9 categories (162 statements in all) to build up a complete report comment, all of which will automatically adjust gender pronouns (he/she etc) and insert the students name where appropriate. Comments can also be free typed in the report comment box. All the statements in each category can be customised by the user. A class list with the gender of the students can be inserted and the final report comments can be copied and pasted into any other report package and the overall class comments saved to an xls file for archiving. The spreadsheet uses macros and will require macro access to be enabled, see the help sheet in the spreadsheet for details how to do this.   Rd see a demo at https://youtu.be/7rNxxekoUpk Have a look and download the free evaluation version at https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/report-writer-free-evaluation-version-11751250 Please note this spreadsheet will not run on Mac versions of Excel, it will only run on PC versions of , due to incompatibility issues between Microsoft Office on the 2 different platforms.
English Reading and Writing Skills tracker and reporting to parents document - Instruction/help ppt
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English Reading and Writing Skills tracker and reporting to parents document - Instruction/help ppt

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A helpfile for the paid for spreadsheet to track English Reading and Writing skills and word document available at: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/english-reading-and-writing-skills-tracker-and-reporting-to-parents-document-12075019 9 Reading and 9 Writing skills are tracked for each pupil. Teachers grade pupils upon a 1-4 point scale, each skill can be assessed up to 10 times in an academic year. The reading skills are: Read aloud with fluency, Comprehension, Language Terms, Structure Terms, Analysing Language, Analysing Structure, Relevant Quotations, Comparison, Response to Task The Writing skills are: Vocabulary Choices, Spelling -Common words, Spelling -Complex words, Clarity, Structural devices, Punctuation between sentences, Punctuation within sentences, Varied Sentences, Handwriting The spreadsheet will then generate a graded comment upon each skill for each pupil to go into a mail merge document which can be sent out to parents. Data from SIMS can be entered upon teaching group, forename, surname, Target Level, OPT Level at end of Key Stage, Gender, PP (Pupil premium status), MA (More able status), SEN status, reading and writing scores and reading age upon entry. The spreadsheet uses macros (Will only work with Microsoft Excel for Windows) that automatically sort with the click of one button pupil data to be sorted by cohort or by teaching group alphabetically, by target Levels, OPT Levels, Reading criteria, Writing criteria, reading age upon entry. This is useful if you or your staff are not very familiar with spreadsheet commands. The Word document included allows a mail merge to be carried out from the spreadsheet data to produce cohort and group reports which pupils can self evaluate to identify their strongest and weakest skill areas, what is interfering with their progress and how they can make improvement in the future. These documents can be used to show progression over time, aid closing the gap meetings, show intervention strategies in performance management meetings. Includes: a fully detailed instruction/help power point, the tracking spreadsheet, the mail merge word document
Report writer- free evaluation version
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Report writer- free evaluation version

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Save time and effort writing reports. This is the Free restricted evaluation version of the report writing assistant that is available at https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/report-writer-11740848 The Full version is now in use in over 300 schools in over 20 Countries. The writing assistant allows you to automatically create report comments selected by a click from a series of user modifiable comments. Comments are organised into sections (opening, behavioural, progress, strengths, weaknesses, closing and 3 user defined categories with 18 comments in each section). Comments automatically update to insert the name and to match gender specific pronouns (he/she, his/her etc). Once written the comments can be copied and pasted into your own report packages and a file containing all the reports for your class set can be created. Suitable for all teachers at all key stages through suitable modification of the comments in the comment banks. This is an Excel file which uses macros to run, read the help sheet in the file to enable macros. see a demo of the full version at https://youtu.be/kSKuQOut40U Please note this spreadsheet will not run on Mac versions of Excel, it will only run on PC versions of , due to incompatibility issues between Microsoft Office on the 2 different platforms.
Reflexes research producing a newspaper page
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Reflexes research producing a newspaper page

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Complete lesson ppt for pairs to research how reflexes occur and produce a newspaper front page. Pupils then undertake peer assessment and self reflection upon the task. Includes timed exercises and all worksheet and assessment forms. Suitable for 14-16 year old pupils to be completed in a 1 hour lesson.