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GCSE Chemistry Required Practicals

GCSE Chemistry Required Practicals

A set of worksheets for students to fill in to ensure thorough revision of the AQA GCSE chemistry required practicals. Both the Triology and extra Chemistry practicals are included. I got the students to watch a video about the practicals and then fill out the sheets. I used this youtube channel https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-TM-z1-tmX1iK_H4SxVhww
MGB15
Electrolysis of solutions

Electrolysis of solutions

A fully resourced lesson that includes a lesson presentation (27 slides) and an accompanying worksheet that guides students through the topic of the electrolysis of solutions and enables them to state the products at the electrodes from these reactions. The lesson focuses on the rules at the cathode and then the anode and regular understanding checks are used to ensure that learning has occured. This lesson has been designed for GCSE students (14 - 16 year olds)
GJHeducation
Welcome to Science

Welcome to Science

This resource is perfect for those students on a science transition day to get a flavor of science. It is also good for the first lesson of secondary science students might have or even a science club activity if you are doing this at a secondary or primary school. It has 3 main activities and a demonstration that can be done. Instruction sheet and PowerPoint presentation attached with everything you might need.
Purepoise
NEW AQA Trilogy Chemistry Paper 2  Revision / Warm Up

NEW AQA Trilogy Chemistry Paper 2 Revision / Warm Up

NEW (2018 exams) AQA Trilogy Specification Chemistry Paper 2 (paper 4). Powerpoint that covers all spec points that can be used as revision or a pre-exam warm up session. Slides indicate if content is Higher Only. Includes video links to relevant RPs.
scook13
The Transition metals

The Transition metals

An engaging lesson which looks at the properties of the Transition metals of the Periodic Table and ultimately compares these properties against other metals, such as the Alkali metals. Through the use of a range of motivating tasks and quiz competitions, students will learn that the transition metals form coloured compounds, have a number of ion charges, act as catalysts and are harder, stronger but less reactive than group 1. This lesson has been written for GCSE students (14 - 16 year olds) but is suitable for younger students who are looking at the patterns and trends in the Periodic Table
GJHeducation
Writing ionic equations

Writing ionic equations

A fully-resourced lesson that includes a lesson presentation (20 slides) and a differentiated worksheet. The lesson uses a step-by-step method to guide students through the process of writing net ionic equations. Students will learn the meaning of a spectator ion and be able to identify them within an equation so that they can be removed when writing the final net ionic equation. The lesson focuses on writing these equations for neutralisation and precipitation reactions, with the former being a very common question in assessments. This lesson has been written for GCSE students (14 - 16 year olds)
GJHeducation
Phytomining (Biological metal extraction)

Phytomining (Biological metal extraction)

A detailed lesson which looks at the biological metal extraction of phytomining. By the end of the lesson, the students will know the organisms involved in the extraction and the key details of the method which includes key terminology like complexing agents. Time is taken to focus on the advantages and disadvantages of this method so that students can formulate a balanced argument if required to do so in an assessment. A second method, bioleaching, is also briefly considered within the lesson This lesson has been designed for those students studying GCSE (14 - 16 year olds)
GJHeducation
Diamond and graphite

Diamond and graphite

A fully resourced lesson that includes a lesson presentation (31 slides) and a related newspaper story to allow the students to compare the structure and properties of two allotropes of carbon, diamond and graphite. Students are guided through the structures and then challenged to work out how this relates to their respective properties. Time is taken to focus on the comparison between the two in terms of their ability to conduct electricity. A step by step answer is used to explain why diamond cannot conduct electricity so that students can use this when forming their answer for graphite. This lesson has been designed primarily for GCSE students (14 - 16 year olds) where questions comparing these two substances are common but it is suitable for use with younger students too.
GJHeducation
Topic 3 Redox I for Edexel

Topic 3 Redox I for Edexel

Chemistry at A level, notes to cover topic 3 with answers embedded (in red) to the given exercises for the teacher. Done on Word so easily can be printed out for student copies. The answers can be easily removed or hidden. Clear description of the sub topics and summary review given. Suitable for the current Edexcel chemistry syllabus
djycm123
Significant figures (Maths in Science)

Significant figures (Maths in Science)

A fully resourced lesson which includes an informative lesson presentation (25 slides) and an associated worksheet that show students how to give answers to a certain number of significant figures. The answers to questions in Science are often required to be given in significant figures and this lesson guides students through this process, including the rules of rounding that must be applied for success to be likely. This lesson has been designed for GCSE students but is suitable for KS3
GJHeducation
Balancing symbol equations

Balancing symbol equations

A fully resourced lesson, which includes an informative lesson presentation (22 slides) and differentiated worksheets that guide students through the topic of balancing symbol equations. The lesson takes the students through the steps involved and begins by getting them to be able to recognise when an equation is balanced or not. The difficulty of the equations to be balanced increases as the lesson progresses and students are given helpful hints to aid their progress. This lesson is suitable for both KS3 and GCSE students
GJHeducation
Converting units (Maths in Science)

Converting units (Maths in Science)

A fully resourced lesson which includes an informative lesson presentation (34 slides) and differentiated worksheets that show students how to convert between units so they are confident to carry out these conversions when required in Science questions. The conversions which are regularly seen at GCSE are covered as well as some more obscure ones which students have to be aware of. A number of quiz competitions are used throughout the lesson to maintain motivation and to allow the students to check their progress in an engaging way This lesson has been designed for GCSE students but is suitable for KS3
GJHeducation
Scientific Apparatus Including Electrical Components

Scientific Apparatus Including Electrical Components

A set of resources to use for teaching experiments and the scientific method, as well as electricity. Bundle includes: 4 Electrical Component Display Posters -3 Electrical Component card sorts -Scientific apparatus (equipment) card sort 2 Scientific apparatus (equipment) display posters Apparatus packs include the following apparatus: Bunsen Burner, heat mat, beaker, clamp and stand, conical flask, evaporating dish, filter funnel, flat bottom flask, gas jar, wire gauze, measuring cylinder, pipette, round bottom flask, spatula, test tube, boiling tube, thermometer, watch glass, tripod. Electrical Component Packs include the following components: Ammeter, Battery, Bulb, Buzzer, Cell, Switch (closed), Switch (open), Fuse, LDR, LED, Motor, Power supply, Push button switch, Fixed resistor, SPDT switch, Thermistor, Variable resistor, voltmeter, wire.
teachitwise
Electrolysis (C6) Revision Summary Sheet/Mat

Electrolysis (C6) Revision Summary Sheet/Mat

Revision summary sheet/mat for Electrolysis - created with AQA GCSE Chemistry C6 topic in mind. Including Electrolysis Equipment, Changes at the Electrodes, Predicting Products of Aqueous Solutions, Extraction of Aluminium and Electrolysis of Brine.
DaraWetton
Plum Pudding Model

Plum Pudding Model

This lesson was designed to deliver to KS4 but can be altered for lower levels if required. Also a useful tie in for the physics topic on ‘radiation’. Goes through the history of the atom from Ancient Greece, John Dalton, JJ Thomson and finally the Rutherford experiment. Animation shows the different paths the alpha particles took and enables the students to visualise how the different paths helped to explain the nuclear model and disprove the plum pudding. Plenary is exam style questions with answers provided.
Jubblord
OCR science A-levels revision guidance

OCR science A-levels revision guidance

Includes resources for three sciences - biology, chemistry and physics A resource to aid students who say “I don’t know how to revise.” Students follow the revision methodology in the sheet to review, practise, diagnose problems and improve. Includes extra guidance on revision and how to improve.
alexfeakes
AQA A-level Chemistry revision guidance

AQA A-level Chemistry revision guidance

A resource to aid students who say “I don’t know how to revise.” Students use learning checklists to identify their weakest areas in a topic, and then follow the revision methodology in the sheet to review, practise, diagnose problems and improve. Includes extra guidance on revision and how to improve.
alexfeakes
AQA GCSE Chemistry Paper 1 Revision Session

AQA GCSE Chemistry Paper 1 Revision Session

A 3 hour revision session designed to prepare students for the first chemistry paper on the Trilogy and Chemistry Specification. Within this revision session there are focused “mini lessons” on: Atomic Structure Periodic Table Ionic Compounds Chemical Calculations Salts Electrolysis Energy Changes Within these mini lessons students are guided through some of the core content, complete structured activities and complete exam style questions. To accompany the revision session there is also a complimentary workbook for students to fill in. Within this selection of revision resources there are separate PowerPoints and workbooks for the Higher and Trilogy Specification as well as the Higher Chemistry Specification.
ScienceTeacherXX
Scientific Apparatus (Equipment) Display

Scientific Apparatus (Equipment) Display

Includes apparatus names, symbols, photos and functions for the following scientific apparatus: Bunsen Burner, heat mat, beaker, clamp and stand, conical flask, evaporating dish, filter funnel, flat bottom flask, gas jar, wire gauze, measuring cylinder, pipette, round bottom flask, spatula, test tube, boiling tube, thermometer, watch glass, tripod. Scientific Apparatus (equipment) display posters including a colour and black and white version. All images are property of Teach It Wise.
teachitwise
Scientific Apparatus (equipment) Card sorts

Scientific Apparatus (equipment) Card sorts

Includes apparatus symbols, photos and labels for the following scientific apparatus: Bunsen Burner, heat mat, beaker, clamp and stand, conical flask, evaporating dish, filter funnel, flat bottom flask, gas jar, wire gauze, measuring cylinder, pipette, round bottom flask, spatula, test tube, boiling tube, thermometer, watch glass, tripod (see example in preview). Can be laminated and used as a card sort.
teachitwise
AQA Chemistry Paper 1 revision game (new 1-9 spec)

AQA Chemistry Paper 1 revision game (new 1-9 spec)

A revision game to support students in the build up to chemistry Paper 1 exam. Students can write their answers on a mini white board will support less able students New version uploaded 16.5.18 to resolve typos
TRJ
Science Safety Symbols - treasure hunt

Science Safety Symbols - treasure hunt

Students will learn about the safety symbols used in sciences using an active learning “treasure hunt” activity. Cards with symbols and clues placed on the walls and students use problem solving skills to workout which clue matches which symbol. <strong>Please see the preview for all worksheets</strong> <strong>Learning Objectives</strong> • Be able to match safety symbols with their definitions and know how to stay safe in a science class Reviews I value your feedback greatly as it helps grow my shop and helps determine which products are most valuable for your classroom. Follow me to be the first to know about my new discounts, freebies and product launches: www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/schoolsciences Twitter: @schoolsciences1 Email: schoolsciences1@gmail.com All materials copyright School Sciences 2018-present
schoolsciences
Differentiated Learning Outcomes For AQA Combined Science Chemistry Unit 1

Differentiated Learning Outcomes For AQA Combined Science Chemistry Unit 1

This resource breaks down the first unit of the Chemistry course for AQA Combined Science: Trilogy into differentiated learning outcomes. This is for teachers and students to support them in assessing their learning and identifying what is required to develop their responses and to achieve a higher level. This resource can be used to guide teacher assessment and feedback, peer assessment and feedback or individual student reflection and feedback. Broadly speaking, Level 1 translates to grades 1-3 of the new GCSE grading system, Level 2 is roughly 4-6 and Level 3 aiming at grades 7-9. This is only a sample of one unit, but generally if students are repeatedly hitting level 3 criteria across the entire GCSE course, then it is likely that they will be achieving grades 7-9 in their exams. This resource is an example of the entire course breakdown in the same format, split into the three areas (Biology, Physics and Chemistry). Ideally, the use of all of the differentiated success criteria or learning outcomes would be embedded alongside the learning right the way through to the exams at the end of Year 11.
richread87
AQA C1-C5 Revision Chemistry 1 Paper

AQA C1-C5 Revision Chemistry 1 Paper

A PPT made up of 107 slides to cover the content required for units C1, C2, C3, C4 and C5. The PPT is in the form of a quiz, with answers availble on the slides. There are however a couple of questions without answers. I have planned this for a Triple Science class, however, most of it is suitable for Combined Chemistry. This should take between 2-3 hours to go through. (I am teaching it tomorrow morning prior to the Chemistry exam and have a total of three hours to get through it with my class).
tamsyn08005704
Photos of Chemistry Lab Equipment

Photos of Chemistry Lab Equipment

A pdf file containing labelled photos of laboratory equipment found in Chemistry departments. Originally devised when we did iGCSE, intended for year 7+ so that they would learn names of lab equipment early, ready for later on.
neil_fairbrother
GCSE Chemistry paper 1 warmup: Topic 1-5 (AQA) Warm-up revision PPT/posters/sheets + ANSWERS

GCSE Chemistry paper 1 warmup: Topic 1-5 (AQA) Warm-up revision PPT/posters/sheets + ANSWERS

8 slide fill-in presentation on the 5 topics that make up Chemistry Paper 1 + answers Perfect to recap all essential information for the Chemistry paper 1 exam (Thursday 17th May). Ideal for perhaps a warm-up or revision session (or for private tutoring). Atoms & the Periodic Table Structure & Bonding Chemical Calculations Chemical Reactions/changes (Acids, metals & electrolysis) Energy changes Filled-version now attached as well now (will try and do a scan tomorrow morning, but it should be legible, especially with a bit of zooming in) ** Please rate/review for visibility if it was useful! Keep an eye on my page or follow for similar Physics paper 1, Chemistry paper 2 and Physics paper 2 materials over the next days if you like the size/layout/format**
jeroenvanos
AQA Trilogy required practicals classroom display

AQA Trilogy required practicals classroom display

Classroom display for all 21 required practicals on Trilogy specification for AQA. Practicals are separated by paper and each one includes a diagram and title. Useful for students to identify where each practical is examined so they can familiarise themselves with them and for quick reference in class.
tkelleher2015
Lab equipment word search

Lab equipment word search

Word searches on common lab equipment. There are two versions (with answers) - one is a simpler version as it doesn’t have diagonal words or words written backwards
amcooke
AQA Required Practicals

AQA Required Practicals

All 21 AQA Synergy Required Practicals in 6 x A3 Placemats. Easy references to put on a wall or table surface or for students to take home and revise from. 15% of the new examination will test understanding if these skills and concepts.
John Keller
Required Practical - AQA - Placemat #6

Required Practical - AQA - Placemat #6

Covering the key questions and skills that may be asked for: 18. Investigating temperature changes; 19. Concentration and rates of reaction; 20. The effect of pH on the rate of reaction of amylase, and; 21. Investigating the electrolysis of a solution.
John Keller
Required Practical - AQA - Placemat #5

Required Practical - AQA - Placemat #5

Covering the key questions and skills that may be asked for: 16. How does the resistance of a wire depend on its length, and; 17. Making a copper salt - Making a salt from a metal carbonate.
John Keller