Top secondary science schemes of work

Kick-start learning at the start of the autumn term with these well-received schemes of work for biology, chemistry and physics for students studying KS3, KS4 and KS5 across a breadth of curriculums

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Resources to use with top secondary science schemes of work

Popular units of work to inspire and help ease planning for the new term in biology, chemistry and physics

As the start of the new academic year is approaching, start as you mean to go on and get on top of your planning with these highly recommended science schemes of work for each of the sciences. So whether your secondary students are studying for IB, GCSE or iGCSE, we have gathered resources to suit every curriculum that will be sure to keep your pupils motivated from the start of term.

KS3

KS3 Science - Practical investigations - Part 1
Alex Johnston

KS3 Science - Practical investigations - Part 1

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These are a selection of practical investigations for KS3 Science, suitable for use with the Working Scientifically section of the 2014 syllabus. Included are guidance for each investigation, a scaffolded investigation sheet, a mark scheme and a student challenge sheet. The investigations are desig...
KS3 Science Skills Scheme of Work
TashS85

KS3 Science Skills Scheme of Work

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A complete scheme of work to teach the strands included in the KS3 syllabus. 13 lessons of content including revision, end of topic test, homework booklet and knowledge organiser. Each lesson includes a powerpoint, worksheets and differentiated resources where relevant. Tasks are indicated within ...
KS3 Plants and Photosynthesis
Blanca Peris

KS3 Plants and Photosynthesis

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Everything you need to deliver a whole unit of plants for Year 8. Easily adaptable and suitable for Year 7, 9 and for an online learning approach. The topic is divided in 7 parts: 1. Photosynthesis: lesson + mini plenary based on an exit ticket. 2. Leaves: lesson + mini plenary based on an activity ...

KS4

Chemical Changes - AQA Chemistry
lewistull

Chemical Changes - AQA Chemistry

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This pack includes 61 freshly designed files of powerpoints, worksheets and homeworks (including mark schemes) for every lesson in unit 4 Chemical changes for AQA Combined Science Trilogy Chemistry. Updated April 2018. It's finally here, and I'm very proud of this resource pack! I've held o...
OCR 21st Century 2016 unit B1 - You and your Genes
EUP

OCR 21st Century 2016 unit B1 - You and your Genes

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This fully editable PowerPoint helps you teach the new OCR 21st Century 2016 B1 unit. It covers: plant and animal cells, bacteria cells, how genetic information is stored in the chromosomes, using microscopes, the relationship between genes, chromosomes and DNA, how variations can be genetic and/or ...
GCSE AQA Physics - P3.2-3 - Renewable Energy Resources
Nteach

GCSE AQA Physics - P3.2-3 - Renewable Energy Resources

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New GCSE AQA Physics lesson on 'Renewable Energy Resources (Solar, Wind, Hydroelectricity, Wave, tidal, geothermal)' written in line with new AQA Physics specification. Lesson starts with a series of riddles relating to different types of energy resources. The need for renewable/alternative e...
IGCSE Edexcel Biology (9-1) Topic 12: Human reproduction
sjbarlow

IGCSE Edexcel Biology (9-1) Topic 12: Human reproduction

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IGCSE Edexcel Biology (9-1) **Topic 12: Human reproduction ** Includes: Topic sheet (with specification points covered and key words), brief lesson plans, PowerPoint presentations, relevant worksheets, PPHs (Past Paper Homeworks) with corresponding markscheme and MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions) w...

KS5

IB Biology Standard Level Scheme of Work
Masfar

IB Biology Standard Level Scheme of Work

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This is my IB Bio SoW I use for teaching my SL classes. It is pretty self explanatory and could be useful for new IB Bio teachers (I hope!). The resources I use are mostly from Stephen Taylor's definitive IB Biology website (www.i-biology.net) and Gretel von Bargen&'s excellent website (ht...
New (2016) AQA Chemistry A Level: Part 3 - Bonding
Mr_S_WHSG

New (2016) AQA Chemistry A Level: Part 3 - Bonding

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A presentation to teach the bonding section of the new AQA chemistry A level. Topics include: Ionic bonding Covalent bonding Metallic bonding Electronegativity Intermolecular forces - including hydrogen bonding. Shapes of molecules and bond angles. Properties of structures.
New Physics Alevel AQA 7407 Unit 4 Mechanics and Materials
Dr. Michele Cuthbert

New Physics Alevel AQA 7407 Unit 4 Mechanics and Materials

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I have started creating notes for my students on the new Alevel starting in September 2015. Please feel free to use. I know that these notes are particularly helpful for revision, flip teaching and for students who struggle to take notes in class. I will add all of the other units as I prepare them....