2 part lesson (2 hours in total) on Epigentics plus homework activity. 1x PPT 1x Video 1x computer simulation/ research activity plus answers PDF files of articles to be used as additional info or homework.
PPT - Giving details of Mendel and his experiments, the 3 laws, and examples of a punnett squares showing monogenic inheritance. Monogenic (Mendelian) inheritance worksheet with info, examples and problems Autosomal Inheritance Problems - 5 pages of problems Punnett Square template to help students understand how to set out their work.
PPT and handout to go alongside PPT on PCR. PCR Dash activity also goes with this lesson (this is not my resource)
Lesson 1 on Action potential. 1 x Presentation 2 x videos 1 x graph to annotate with teacher answer sheet 1 x activity where students show movement of K/ Na - plus teacher answers. 1 x comprehensive handout which follows the presentation in order for students to make notes. 1 x quiz to use as a plenary or starter for next lesson. Easily a 1 hour lesson and perhaps some homework too!
Full lesson on Phineas Gage where students research his accident and the effect this had on his frontal lobe. This lesson works well as an assessment or to support learning on the lobes of the brain.
Introduction to Psychology Lots of resources covering Social Psychology including: Research Tasks Full Booklets of work. A comprehensive overview of Social Psychology.
A great resource for an introductory lesson on Psychology
Powerpoint and handout on the nervous system and neurons. Covers the basic structure of neurons and how they can be classified structurally or functionally. Handouts for students to make notes. 1 hour lesson.
Complete resource to support the teaching of Year 8 Light - full scheme not just 1 lesson! Full booklet containing practical activities, comprehension and cloze passages.
Full booklet on Social Psychology - Compliance.
Full booklet on Prosocial and Antisocial Behaviour.
This resource contains 2 activities to teach Memory. A computer research task and a booklet to complete on Memory.
A comprehensive worksheet and research on retrieval cues and false memory.
An activity on Factors That Affect Eyewitness Testimonies.
Full lesson on Refraction including a practical. Practical Investigation Cloze activity Explanation of Refraction Uses of Refraction Review activity on waves
Resource containing a handout for students to follow when dissecting a sheep brain and a handout for students to complete during the dissection.
Full lesson on Reflection for Y8 students including cloze passage for weaker students and template for the reflection practical. Resource is a complete lesson.
A PowerPoint full of activities for a form teacher meeting a new form. These activities will easily take a few hours to complete, perfect for a transition day or the first day of a new school year.
This is a group work task with all the documents required for a full lesson. This works well as an ‘expert’ group work task This task also can be adapted to a role-play style activity. Several students are given information (well in advance) on each of the scientists and learn the information on how their scientist contributed to the Periodic Table as it is today. These students take on the character of each scientist and are interviewed by the rest of the class enabling them to build up a picture of the development of the PT.
Powerpoint presentation covering GCSE Mitosis & Meiosis Chromosomes Why we need cell division Mitosis Meiosis Comparison of Mitosis & Meiosis
Organic chemistry, naming of alkanes and alkenes. An extension activity for more able students. This will act as good preparation for those students going on to study Chemistry at A Level.