Animal Spirits - The Board Game!

Animal Spirits - The Board Game!

****Join Milton, Elinor, Maynard and Friedrich, your Animal Spirit Guides, as they undertake a perilous journey. (AKA: is your subject knowledge good enough?! Along the way you will encounter Bulls and Tigers and Bears…oh my! But, worst of all, you may see (or not see!) the Invisible Hand…that is never good news. Join us my friends, for the night is dark and full of animals… **It is a IDEAL for revision or retrieval practice or for assessing understanding at the end of a topic ** This board game comes complete with: Game Board Instructions for Preparation Instructions for Teachers Rules for Players Questions Place Mat Tiger Challenge ‘Scribble Sheet’ Animal Spirit Guides – template for Playing Pieces Additional images of ‘animals’ ****PLUS… A full topic set of 84 question cards (Economic Methodology and the Economic Problem) as an introductory offer. Although the set of questions included is based on Section 1 of the AQA A Level Economics Specification - Economic Methodology and the Economic Problem, it would suit all other Specifications. You could even use it for GCSE by removing a few cards. More questions sets will follow. Look out for them! Best wishes.
SpringwellTeaching
Micro Economics A Level Revision Notes

Micro Economics A Level Revision Notes

Module 4.1.1 for the new AQA specification. Can be used for 99.9% of other specifications as well as the content is very similar. Covers the basics of economics e.g. the economic problem, factors of production. Made using EzyEconomics videos. A* Student. :)
matilda_atkinson3
Edexcel  Economics A - Theme 4

Edexcel Economics A - Theme 4

Notes, slides and activities. Included is a revision checklist, which links each part of the specification to the resources provided. Slides are engaging, colourful and construct diagrams using a step-by-step method, so that concepts are more accessible for students. Teacher written notes are specific to Edexcel and expand upon the content in the slides. Resources use contemporary, real-life examples to bring the theory to life.
magichael
Theme 3 - Edexcel Economics A - Check List

Theme 3 - Edexcel Economics A - Check List

Use this FREE revision checklist to see how the Edexcel specification links up to the resources available in the Magichael Economics Shop. Clearly and easily link each specification topic to the resources available online. The check list contains tips and extra details as to what students need to learn.
magichael
Theme 1 - Edexcel Economics A - Check List

Theme 1 - Edexcel Economics A - Check List

Use this FREE revision checklist to see how the Edexcel specification links up to the resources available in the Magichael Economics Shop. Clearly and easily link each specification topic to the resources available online. The check list contains tips and extra details as to what students need to learn.
magichael
19. Financial Markets (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 4

19. Financial Markets (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 4

This sequence of lessons (roughly three) focuses upon the role of financial markets and financial market failure. These new topics to the specification are potentially overwhelming and can be confusing for students, but these resources work precisely to the specification and outline exactly what students need to know. The notes are concise and yet provide exactly what is required. The resource begins with some information about stocks and shares, then goes onto the role of financial markets and then market failure. Excellent contemporary news articles help to apply the theory. Also included is a wonderful A* essay answer to some potential financial market essay questions. Resources included are: Marked essay exemplar answers and annotated mark schemes for essay question activity Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
Edexcel  Economics A - Theme 3

Edexcel Economics A - Theme 3

Notes, slides and activities. ALL market structures are clearly explained and students are aware of precisely what needs to be learnt. Included is a revision checklist, which links each part of the specification to the resources provided. Slides are engaging, colourful and construct diagrams using a step-by-step method, so that concepts are more accessible for students. Teacher written notes are specific to Edexcel and expand upon the content in the slides. Resources use contemporary, real-life examples to bring the theory to life.
magichael
23. Labour Market (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

23. Labour Market (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly three or four) focuses upon the labour market. Influences upon demand and supply of labour are clearly outlined, as is the elasticity of both. Scenario activities apply the concepts and the notes/slides clearly show what students need to know. In addition, geographical immobility of labour is explained and the National Living Wage is used as an example to contextualise the topic. Students can find this topic overwhelming, these resources make the whole concept concise and clearly show what students need to learn. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
22. Privatisation and Deregulation (Slides, Activities and Notes) - A-Level Economics - Theme 3

22. Privatisation and Deregulation (Slides, Activities and Notes) - A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon government intervention to encourage competition. The concepts of deregulation and privatisation are explained through the example of Royal Mail. This sometimes overwhelming topic for students is clearly and concisely condensed in accordance with the specification. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
21. Regulation, price capping (Slides, Activities and Notes) - A-Level Economics - Theme 3

21. Regulation, price capping (Slides, Activities and Notes) - A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon regulatory bodies and how they intervene in markets, as an alternative to encouraging competition. The concepts of price capping and profit capping are clearly explained. Clear examples are used, including Network Rail and Thames Water. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
20. Contestability (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

20. Contestability (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon contestable markets. The resources include an excellent article, demonstrating contestability in the retail banking industry. Included is an A* student essay which has been marked. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
19. Monopsony (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

19. Monopsony (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon monopsony (dominant buyer) and clearly addresses the theory from the perspective that the specification requires. Included is a link to an excellent 40 minute documentary about the power of monopsonsies that students really enjoy. In addition, contemporary examples bring this theory to life and notes make sure that students are aware of exactly what is required. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
18. CMA - Competition Regulation (Slides, Activities and Notes)  - A-Level Economics - Theme 3

18. CMA - Competition Regulation (Slides, Activities and Notes) - A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two) focuses upon the UK’s governing body for competition and marks. The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) investigate all mergers and this lesson contains a research activity in which students find out about real examples. In addition, group work looks at other examples of where the CMA have intervened. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
17. Game Theory & Collusion (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

17. Game Theory & Collusion (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly three or four) focuses upon game theory and cartels/collusion. This often confusing topic is broken down and made concise through notes and clear slides. Starting with the prisoners’ dilemma, excellent videos show game theory examples and worksheets accompany all of this to help students grasp this challenging topic more easily. Collusion is explain through slides and notes, all of which are specific to the specification so that learning is efficient and not overwhelming. In addition, this set of resources comes with a marked piece of A* student work about game theory. The essay clearly shows how the exam technique for this tricky topic should be applied. Resources included are: Marked essay exemplar answers and annotated mark schemes for essay question activity Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
16. Oligopoly (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

16. Oligopoly (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two) focuses upon the market structure of oligopoly. The assumptions underpinning the theory are explored, in terms of the way firms compete with each other. As part of this, the kinked demand curve is also explored - although not in the specification explicitly, this theory is frequently included in mark schemes and makes for excellent analysis. In the next set of resources (number 17), game theory and collusion are explored. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
15. Concentration Ratio (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

15. Concentration Ratio (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly one or two) focuses upon concentration ratio. The energy market is used to contextualise the theory and numerical activities apply quantitative skills to the theory. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
14. Monopolistic Competition (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

14. Monopolistic Competition (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon the market structure known as monopolistic competition. The clear and concise slides, along with the corresponding worksheet, clearly analyses and breaks down the diagrams for short-run, long-run and loss making monopolistic competition. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
13. Price Discrimination (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

13. Price Discrimination (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon price discrimination. This is third degree price discrimination, the only type that is required by the Edexcel specification. The resources include a clear breakdown of the diagram on the slides and a corresponding worksheet. There are also two news articles and links to YouTube videos that engagingly explain the concept. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
12. Barriers to Entry (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

12. Barriers to Entry (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly one or two) focuses upon barriers to entry and different types. The topic underpins the market structure theories and includes a Dragons Den video to contextualise the theory. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
11. Monopoly Market Structure (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

11. Monopoly Market Structure (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon the market structure known as monopoly. The long-run, short-run and loss making diagrams are analysed and clearly constructed using animations on PowerPoint. The worksheets correspond with the slides and allow students to carefully learn this challenging diagram. The details notes explain the assumptions underpinning this theory. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
10. Perfect Competition (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

10. Perfect Competition (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly three or four) focuses upon the market structure known as perfect competition. Diagrams are clearly broken down on the slides and assembled slowly, so that students can access this challenging topic more easily. The worksheets correspond with the slides with short-run, long-run and loss making diagrams all explored. Detailed notes explain the assumptions underpinning the theory. This is an excellent set of lessons for this often confusing topic. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
09. Supernormal Profit (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

09. Supernormal Profit (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two) focuses upon profit maximisation (MC=MR) and supernormal profit. These resources then go onto introducing the early stages of perfect competition. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
08. Revenue Curves MR ,AR, TR (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

08. Revenue Curves MR ,AR, TR (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly one or two ) focuses upon the revenue curves required for the market structures in Theme 3. Total revenue, average revenue and marginal revenue are all diagrammatically illustrated and explained. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
07. Cost Curves - MC, AC etc (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

07. Cost Curves - MC, AC etc (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon the costs that are required for Theme 3 and the market structures that follow. Costs fully explained are: average cost, fixed cost, average fixed cost, total cost, marginal cost and average variable. Particularly emphasis is placed upon marginal cost by explaining the law of diminishing returns in a clear and concise way. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
06. Efficiency (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

06. Efficiency (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two) focuses upon the specific types of efficiency required by the sepcification: allocative, x-inefficiency, dynamic and productive. All concepts and their diagrams are clearly explained on the slides and the worksheet links it all together. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
05. Economies of Scale (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

05. Economies of Scale (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two) focuses upon the different types of internal and external economies of scale. The minimum efficient scale is also explained and numerical activities help to explain the concept. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
04. Demergers and Small Firms (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

04. Demergers and Small Firms (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon why firms decide to split up and demerge. Exploring the benefits and drawbacks. In addition, this leads onto why some firms remain small. Also included is an A* student essay which has been marked, the essay relates to why firms remain small. Resources included are: Marked essay exemplar answers and annotated mark schemes for essay question activity Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
03. Mergers and Acquisitions (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

03. Mergers and Acquisitions (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon mergers, takeovers and acquisitions. Vertical, horizontal and conglomerates are explained. Plenty of real examples help to engagingly apply the theory, using news articles and videos. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
02. Growth of Firms (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

02. Growth of Firms (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two) focuses upon the story of firms and how they are able to grow. Organic growth and inorganic is introduced, as well as briefly introducing the concept of barriers to entry. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
01. Objectives of Firms (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

01. Objectives of Firms (Slides, Activities and Notes) - Edexcel A-Level Economics - Theme 3

This sequence of lessons (roughly two or three) focuses upon the objectives of firms, namely profit satisficing and principal-agent problem. These resources also start to help students develop an understanding of how firms begin and uses a Dragons Den activity of apply the point. Resources included are: Clear, colourful and engaging PowerPoint which links to the worksheets. Worksheets that match-up with the slides and clearly link to the specification. Edexcel-specific set of notes for the student (and teacher!). All resources are an original creation, detailed and very thorough. These lessons focus specifically upon Edexcel A Economics, but the fundamental premise could be applied to any exam board.
magichael
Macro Economics Pack

Macro Economics Pack

This great set of Macroeconomics presentations, quizzes and materials is the perfect way to present Economics to your students!
james_abela
Micro-economics Starter pack!

Micro-economics Starter pack!

This pack includes everything you need to get started teaching Micro Economics! This could literally save you hours upon hours of planning time with a complete set of presentations. It also includes some helpful spreadsheets and puzzles, so look like a pro with these presentations that your students are sure to love!
james_abela
Branding

Branding

This presentation looks at the effect that Branding has on products.
james_abela
Market Failure

Market Failure

This presentation takes you through Market Failure with real life examples from my students lives!
james_abela