GCSE/iGCSE biology

Make sure that your biology students are on the right track with this collection of hand-picked revision resources; these presentations, exam questions and revision lessons are ideal for recapping the essentials.

Teacher-led biology revision lessons

Blank board game template
minton_sciteach

Blank board game template

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Revision resource for pupils. Designed to help them revise by creating a board game on a topic. Students each create a set of questions on a subtopic and put them together in their groups so they have questions on all areas. Slide also include with a template for counters and dice. Adapted from...
First 10 lessons of AQA Biology (Revision Resource)
RebeccaBear

First 10 lessons of AQA Biology (Revision Resource)

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Having encountered a similar Physics resource, I have found that this makes for a really great revision lesson. It forces all students to get involved (you can see if they aren't, because they aren't moving) and it introduces good flash card technique (i.e. saying the answers out loud, making sure y...
NEW AQA GCSE Biology - 'Homeostasis' lessons
SWiftScience

NEW AQA GCSE Biology - 'Homeostasis' lessons

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This bundle of resources contains 12 lessons which meet all learning outcomes within the 'Homeostasis' unit for the NEW AQA Biology Specification. Lessons include: 1\. Principles of homeostasis 2\. The human nervous system 3\. Reflex actions 4\. The endocrine system 5\. The control of...
B1 Revision Loop Cards
Scuttscience

B1 Revision Loop Cards

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Revision loop cards for GCSE Core Science revision. Match the word with the definition/question to form a loop as quick as you can.
The Heart Board Game
Kerry Callaway

The Heart Board Game

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A board and question cards to help revise the heart and circulatory system. Players travel the same path way that the blood takes. Teams must decide if a players answer is correct.
Photosynthesis Revision Lesson
seasquirt

Photosynthesis Revision Lesson

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This is a set of resources that I created/adapted for use with a Yr 8 class who were revising photosynthesis. Included is a ppt that I use with the class - getting them to write answers on mini whiteboards as I go through it. Summary worksheet that I use as a starter, then a puzzle to use as a plena...

Knowledge organisers for biology

GCSE Sciences - Maths for Science Knowledge Organiser
ncrumpton

GCSE Sciences - Maths for Science Knowledge Organiser

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This knowledge organiser is a great revision aid for all those maths skills that students need for the new GCSE Biology, Chemistry, Physics or Combined Science. It covers standard form, conversions, definitions of keywords such as uncertainty and precision, graphs and operator precedence. Use it fo...
AQA GCSE Science Key Words - Knowledge Organiser
sjriches

AQA GCSE Science Key Words - Knowledge Organiser

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This document is for student revision activities and include a list of key words and meanings for the AQA GCSE Science specifications. They are intended to be used to test pupils understanding. This could take place either during the relevant topic or as a test at the end and is designed to comple...
AQA 9-1 New GCSE: B4 Bioenergetics Knowledge Organiser
colinhannah1982

AQA 9-1 New GCSE: B4 Bioenergetics Knowledge Organiser

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A knowledge organiser for B4: Bioenergetics (basically, photosynthesis and respiration). It contains all the key knowledge from the B4 topic for the new GCSE. I set revision tasks for the students from the start of the topic (e.g. learn 1-9). I then delete parts of the organiser and get student...

Student-led biology revision activities

Edexcel IGCSE Triple Biology Revision Notes
flidz101

Edexcel IGCSE Triple Biology Revision Notes

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This guide is for Edexcel Triple Award International GCSE (IGCSE) Biology. It's a very similar syllabus to the CIE specifiication, but might need some pruning / editing in places to make it completely compatible. I&'ve also written revision guides for Edexcel AS and A2, which are available o...
Edexcel CB7 Revision Worksheet
Paul Foster

Edexcel CB7 Revision Worksheet

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Revision worksheet covering content from the Edexcel science GCSE (9-1) CB7 topic. Includes content from: \- CB7a Hormones \- CB7b Hormonal Control of Metabolic Rate \- CB7c The Menstrual Cycle \- CB7d Hormones and the Menstrual Cycle \- CB7e Control of Blood Glucose \- CB7f Type 2 ...
New AQA GCSE Cells Revision Poster 2018 exam
paulamac29

New AQA GCSE Cells Revision Poster 2018 exam

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This is a revision poster based on the first topic in the new AQA Trilogy course. It could be used as a support placemat throughout lessons, but I tend to give pupils these as a revision summary at the end of the topic. It contains keywords for the topic and information for each of the subsections...
AQA GCSE BIOLOGY B4, B5 and B6 revision placemats
Rellis2

AQA GCSE BIOLOGY B4, B5 and B6 revision placemats

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The resource includes three revision place mats for AQA Biology New GCSE Spec B4 - Organising animals and plants B5 - Communicable disease (Includes Biology only content) B6 - Preventing and treating disease (Includes Biology only content)
IGCSE Biology- Cell revision worksheet
amali525

IGCSE Biology- Cell revision worksheet

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The simple questions in the worksheet are designed to be used at the end of the lesson in order to assess the level of understanding. If the students can answer these questions without difficulty, then they can move to exam type questions which will be the next worksheet.
FREE GCSE BIOLOGY REVISION SKETCH NOTES!
doctormeclever

FREE GCSE BIOLOGY REVISION SKETCH NOTES!

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GCSE Biology (Edexcel 9-1): Topic 1 - Key Concepts in Biology 9 printable pages of revision sketchnotes harnessing the power of visual language. Bursting with colourful doodles and unique diagrams, this revision aid is great for visual learners! Subtopics include cells, subcellular structures, typ...

Revision games for biology

IGCSE Biology (9-1) Topics 1-5 - Keyword Card Game (KS4)
Anja Schmidt

IGCSE Biology (9-1) Topics 1-5 - Keyword Card Game (KS4)

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A fun activity to help students draw connections between the keywords of the Edexcel IGCSE Biology course. Students work in teams to guess several keywords by giving a one-word hint that connects those keywords. Revision activity that helps students make connections between keywords and subtopics....
New AQA AS Biology Revision Game
Rae1986

New AQA AS Biology Revision Game

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This covers the whole Year 1 specification. Can be played as a game/competition or just for a quiet lesson of self-study or homework. Using dice, students select a grid square from co-ordinates. They then complete the activity within that square. If they land on a Spec check, they can reassess the...
Biology Digestion Revision Dice Games
rcoates123

Biology Digestion Revision Dice Games

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Revision dice game for the topic of Digestion. Suitable for KS3 and KS4. Pupils roll dice to determine which question they will answer. They then record their answers in the table provided. There's also a column for some quick numercy practice of times tables!

Exam questions and practice papers for biology

AQA Biology GCSE 9-1 Revision Questions
starfishrevision

AQA Biology GCSE 9-1 Revision Questions

7 Resources
Comprehensive knowledge check-up! Coverage of the entire AQA 9-1 GCSE specification for Biology. Questions relate directly to the specification and are set out clearly on one A3 sheet per topic. Answers provided on separate sheets. Students can tick or RAG-rate the box by each question when they...
IGCSE Biology Specification Question Sheets
ClaraJean

IGCSE Biology Specification Question Sheets

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I wrote these question sheets along side the Edexcel Specification and give them as a final lesson to my students when they have completed a topic to be sure they can fully accommodate the requirements asked of them. The mark schemes are completely arbituary and I just use my judgement but added the...
AQA GCSE Biology Unit 2 - Revision Questions (higher)
rabiahsaleh

AQA GCSE Biology Unit 2 - Revision Questions (higher)

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A summary of questions for each topic in unit 2 of the GCSE AQA Biology (Additional Science) course. Question for topics B2.1 - B2.8. They are not applied but made to cover the foundation of knowledge required by the specification. It was a bit rushed so let me know if there are any glarin...
FREE GCSE Biology Quiz Generator - 100 Sample Questions!
TheQuizGuy

FREE GCSE Biology Quiz Generator - 100 Sample Questions!

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Produce a printable 10, 15 and 20-question factual recall test from a bank of 100 biology questions! Paid version consists of over 800 biology questions! Easy to mark - mark schemes included! Add your own questions! (paid version) Topics Covered: (paid version) Diet & Ex...

GCSE/iGCSE revision resources

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