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KS3 Plant Biology Scheme of Work

KS3 Plant Biology Scheme of Work

This is a whole scheme of work of 15 lessons. They all include powerpoint presentations and worksheets for guidance for each of the practical activities. Money saved from selling this is going to go back to buying practical equipment for outdoor investigations. Will keep people updated :) L01: Plant Classification (opportunity for outdoor activity) I recommend investing in the field studies council's 'playing fields plant identification key' for L1 but the activity can be done without this too). L02: Making a dichotomous key (opportunity for outdoor activity) Worksheet of leaves is adapted from naturedetectives leaf identification sheet and is a free resource from them. Uploaded here for convenience. https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/leaf-identification-6123843 ) L03: Sampling techniques: theory lesson on quadrats and the process L04: Sampling using quadrats (opportunity for outdoor activity) L05: Capture Recapture Snail investigation (introduces the idea and the theory) L05.5: Capture recapture lesson follow up (collecting snails and introducing formula and calculations for lower ability) L05.5: Capture recapture lesson follow up (collecting snails and introducing formula and calculations for higher ability) L06: Parts of a plant and plant dissection L07: Pollination and pollen tube growth investigation L08: Asexual reproduction: practical activity propagating plants L09: Seed Dispersal (opportunity for outdoor activity) L10: Seed germination: theory and practical investigation L11: Plant adaptations. Investigation of holly leaves L12: Plant adaptations: Transpiration (theory heavy) L13: Life cycle of a plant L15: Revision placement and answer sheet

By TeachItResources

Enzymes! An engaging A-Level Introduction for AQA/OCR - 2 Hour Lesson

Enzymes! An engaging A-Level Introduction for AQA/OCR - 2 Hour Lesson

This lesson is designed to introduce the Idea of Enzymes as Biological Catalysts to your students, in an engaging, comprehensive and varied way! Using a variety of activities to test AfL and show progress, this lesson will give your students a great head start! Rated outstanding when taught. Included in this lesson is the Whole Lesson Powerpoint, 2 sets of exam questions and the corresponding Mark Scheme answers, a progress-checking starter, and a full, comprehensive Lesson Plan, that has timings, differentiation, and everything you could possibly need covered! The Lesson covers: - What are Enzymes? - Enzyme Disorders - Enzyme Structures - Enzyme Reactions - Activation Energies - Induced Fit Hypothesis - Characteristics of Enzymes - Enzymes in Medicine - Measuring Enzyme Effects

By MrHooperSSA

AQA GCSE Biology - Variation & Evolution Bundle (4.6.2) (B14)

AQA GCSE Biology - Variation & Evolution Bundle (4.6.2) (B14)

This bundle consists of 7 lessons... 1. Variation 2. Evolution by Natural Selection 3. Selective Breeding 4. Genetic Engineering 5. Cloning 6. Adult Cell Cloning 7. Ethics of Genetic Technologies This set of 7 lessons that cover 4.6.2 of the new GCSE AQA Biology curriculum. It follows the Oxford book chapter 14 in its chronology. Each lesson has an interactive PowerPoint, a pupil worksheet(s) linked to the work in the PowerPoint and a linked past paper question with mark scheme. The PowerPoint has a starter that leads on from the previous lessons learning. The student worksheet incorporates the learning in the lesson. (I have included the Publisher originals so the worksheets can be differentiated if necessary). The worksheets can be used to show progress and/or be cut up and stuck in books to avoid unnecessary diagram drawing etc. and use the time for deeper understanding. Lessons can be bought individually.

By harret

Ethics of Genetic Technologies - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.7)

Ethics of Genetic Technologies - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.7)

This is lesson 7 of a set of 7 lessons that cover 4.6.2 of the new GCSE AQA Biology curriculum. It follows the Oxford book chapter 14 in its chronology. Each lesson has an interactive PowerPoint, a pupil worksheet(s) linked to the work in the PowerPoint and a linked past paper question with mark scheme (the Publisher original of the worksheet is also added so you differentiate accordingly should you wish). The PowerPoint has a starter that leads on from the previous lessons learning. The student worksheet incorporates the learning in the lesson. The worksheets can be used to show progress and/or be cut up and stuck in books to avoid unnecessary diagram drawing etc. and use the time for deeper understanding. The lessons can be bought individually or as a bundle for the lot.

By harret

Adult Cell Cloning - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.6)

Adult Cell Cloning - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.6)

This is lesson 6 of a set of 7 lessons that cover 4.6.2 of the new GCSE AQA Biology curriculum. It follows the Oxford book chapter 14 in its chronology. Each lesson has an interactive PowerPoint, a pupil worksheet(s) linked to the work in the PowerPoint and a linked past paper question with mark scheme (the Publisher original of the worksheet is also added so you differentiate accordingly should you wish). The PowerPoint has a starter that leads on from the previous lessons learning. The student worksheet incorporates the learning in the lesson. The worksheets can be used to show progress and/or be cut up and stuck in books to avoid unnecessary diagram drawing etc. and use the time for deeper understanding. The lessons can be bought individually or as a bundle for the lot.

By harret

Cloning - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.5)

Cloning - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.5)

This is lesson 5 of a set of 7 lessons that cover 4.6.2 of the new GCSE AQA Biology curriculum. It follows the Oxford book chapter 14 in its chronology. Each lesson has an interactive PowerPoint, a pupil worksheet(s) linked to the work in the PowerPoint and a linked past paper question with mark scheme (the Publisher original of the worksheet is also added so you differentiate accordingly should you wish). The PowerPoint has a starter that leads on from the previous lessons learning. The student worksheet incorporates the learning in the lesson. The worksheets can be used to show progress and/or be cut up and stuck in books to avoid unnecessary diagram drawing etc. and use the time for deeper understanding. The lessons can be bought individually or as a bundle for the lot.

By harret

Genetic Engineering - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.4)

Genetic Engineering - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.4)

This is lesson 4 of a set of 7 lessons that cover 4.6.2 of the new GCSE AQA Biology curriculum. It follows the Oxford book chapter 14 in its chronology. Each lesson has an interactive PowerPoint, a pupil worksheet(s) linked to the work in the PowerPoint and a linked past paper question with mark scheme (the Publisher original of the worksheet is also added so you differentiate accordingly should you wish). The PowerPoint has a starter that leads on from the previous lessons learning. The student worksheet incorporates the learning in the lesson. The worksheets can be used to show progress and/or be cut up and stuck in books to avoid unnecessary diagram drawing etc. and use the time for deeper understanding. The lessons can be bought individually or as a bundle for the lot.

By harret

Selective Breeding - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.3)

Selective Breeding - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.3)

This is lesson 3 of a set of 7 lessons that cover 4.6.2 of the new GCSE AQA Biology curriculum. It follows the Oxford book chapter 14 in its chronology. Each lesson has an interactive PowerPoint, a pupil worksheet(s) linked to the work in the PowerPoint and a linked past paper question with mark scheme (the Publisher original of the worksheet is also added so you differentiate accordingly should you wish). The PowerPoint has a starter that leads on from the previous lessons learning. The student worksheet incorporates the learning in the lesson. The worksheets can be used to show progress and/or be cut up and stuck in books to avoid unnecessary diagram drawing etc. and use the time for deeper understanding. The lessons can be bought individually or as a bundle for the lot.

By harret

Evolution by Natural Selection - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.2)

Evolution by Natural Selection - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.2)

This is lesson 2 of a set of 7 lessons that cover 4.6.2 of the new GCSE AQA Biology curriculum. It follows the Oxford book chapter 14 in its chronology. Each lesson has an interactive PowerPoint, a pupil worksheet(s) linked to the work in the PowerPoint and a linked past paper question with mark scheme (the Publisher original of the worksheet is also added so you differentiate accordingly should you wish). The PowerPoint has a starter that leads on from the previous lessons learning. The student worksheet incorporates the learning in the lesson. The worksheets can be used to show progress and/or be cut up and stuck in books to avoid unnecessary diagram drawing etc. and use the time for deeper understanding. The lessons can be bought individually or as a bundle for the lot.

By harret

Variation - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.1)

Variation - AQA GCSE (4.6.2) (B14.1)

This is lesson 1 of a set of 7 lessons that cover 4.6.2 of the new GCSE AQA Biology curriculum. It follows the Oxford book chapter 14 in its chronology. Each lesson has an interactive PowerPoint, a pupil worksheet(s) linked to the work in the PowerPoint and a linked past paper question with mark scheme (the Publisher original of the worksheet is also added so you differentiate accordingly should you wish). The PowerPoint has a starter that leads on from the previous lessons learning. The student worksheet incorporates the learning in the lesson. The worksheets can be used to show progress and/or be cut up and stuck in books to avoid unnecessary diagram drawing etc. and use the time for deeper understanding. The lessons can be bought individually or as a bundle for the lot.

By harret

Edexcel GCSE Combined Science Biology Topic 9: Ecosystems and material cycles

Edexcel GCSE Combined Science Biology Topic 9: Ecosystems and material cycles

This bundle of 5 lesson presentations and associated worksheets cover the majority of the key specification content found within Biology Topic 9 (Ecosystems and material cycles) of the new EDEXCEL GCSE Combined Science specification, for teaching from September 2016. The lesson presentations cover the majority of the content within the following teaching points: Levels of organisation in Ecosystems Biotic and abiotic factors Interdependence in a community Determining population size by sampling The carbon cycle All of the lessons are detailed, engaging and differentiated and contain regular progress checks so that students can assess their understanding. It is estimated that this bundle would cover about 2-3 weeks worth of lessons

By GHScience

Back to School KS3 Science!

Back to School KS3 Science!

This bundle gives you a head-start when planning for the new academic year! With an exciting 5 lesson scheme of work covering Atoms, Elements, Mixtures and Separations, an Introduction to Microscopes and Cells, as well as some engaging whole-lesson worksheets that can be used whenever! These lessons can be used with your classes over and over again, and will provide that exciting start to the year to get both yourself and your classes motivated for September!

By MrHooperSSA