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Media Globalisation & Popular Culture - The Media - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2 )

Media Globalisation & Popular Culture - The Media - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2 )

The topic of this revision session is: 'The media, globalisation and popular culture'.It is designed for teachers using the new AQA Sociology specification at KS5. Save significant amounts of money by buying these revision sessions in bundles!This download contains one of a series of revision sessions that use a variety of mind-mapping, discussion and debate tasks to cover a section of the specification. It includes a fully animated revision session PowerPoint and a set of 'silent debate' A3 worksheets [which are a great way to structure group discussions and practice exam planning technique].This revision session features:-A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics)-A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper)-A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach]-Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric.-A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question.The revision sessions can be used in a number of ways:-As revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams-Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learningThis session can be purchased individually or as part of various bundles depending on your needs.Please note: the cover picture depicts some of the activities that make up this revision session, the wording within those tasks is adapted to the topic specified above and may differ from the wording depicted. Contents and tasks may vary slightly between revision sessions. The cover photo is, however, a fair depiction of the contents of the lesson.Copyright Adam Godwin (2017) [Godwin86] godwin86@gmail.com

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Media Representation & Stereotyping - The Media - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2 )

Media Representation & Stereotyping - The Media - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2 )

The topic of this revision session is: 'Media representations of age, social class, ethnicity, gender, sexuality and disability'.It is designed for teachers using the new AQA Sociology specification at KS5. Save significant amounts of money by buying these revision sessions in bundles!This download contains one of a series of revision sessions that use a variety of mind-mapping, discussion and debate tasks to cover a section of the specification. It includes a fully animated revision session PowerPoint and a set of 'silent debate' A3 worksheets [which are a great way to structure group discussions and practice exam planning technique].This revision session features:-A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics)-A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper)-A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach]-Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric.-A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question.The revision sessions can be used in a number of ways:-As revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams-Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learningThis session can be purchased individually or as part of various bundles depending on your needs.Please note: the cover picture depicts some of the activities that make up this revision session, the wording within those tasks is adapted to the topic specified above and may differ from the wording depicted. Contents and tasks may vary slightly between revision sessions. The cover photo is, however, a fair depiction of the contents of the lesson.Copyright Adam Godwin (2017) [Godwin86] godwin86@gmail.com

By godwin86

Sociology Revision (KS5) - CRIME & DEVIANCE - 4 Revision Sessions for AS/A2 AQA Sociology

Sociology Revision (KS5) - CRIME & DEVIANCE - 4 Revision Sessions for AS/A2 AQA Sociology

This bundle contains 4 revision sessions, designed to cover the 'Crime & Deviance' section of the new AQA Sociology specification.The revision sessions feature:-A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics)-A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper)-A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach]-Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric.-A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question.Each session follows the same format, they can be:-Used as revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams-Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learningPlease note: the cover picture depicts some of the activities that make up this revision session, the wording within those tasks is adapted to the topic specified above and may differ from the wording depicted. Contents and tasks may vary slightly between revision sessions. The cover photo is, however, a fair depiction of the contents of the lesson.Copyright Adam Godwin (2017) [Godwin86] godwin86@gmail.com

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Ownership & Control of the Media - The Media - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2 )

Ownership & Control of the Media - The Media - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2 )

The topic of this revision session is: 'The relationship between ownership and control of the media'.It is designed for teachers using the new AQA Sociology specification at KS5. Save significant amounts of money by buying these revision sessions in bundles!This download contains one of a series of revision sessions that use a variety of mind-mapping, discussion and debate tasks to cover a section of the specification. It includes a fully animated revision session PowerPoint and a set of 'silent debate' A3 worksheets [which are a great way to structure group discussions and practice exam planning technique].This revision session features:-A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics)-A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper)-A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach]-Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric.-A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question.The revision sessions can be used in a number of ways:-As revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams-Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learningThis session can be purchased individually or as part of various bundles depending on your needs.Please note: the cover picture depicts some of the activities that make up this revision session, the wording within those tasks is adapted to the topic specified above and may differ from the wording depicted. Contents and tasks may vary slightly between revision sessions. The cover photo is, however, a fair depiction of the contents of the lesson.Copyright Adam Godwin (2017) [Godwin86] godwin86@gmail.com

By godwin86

News Selection, News-Values & Newsworthiness - The Media - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2 )

News Selection, News-Values & Newsworthiness - The Media - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2 )

The topic of this revision session is: 'The processes of selection and presentation of the content of the news'.It is designed for teachers using the new AQA Sociology specification at KS5. Save significant amounts of money by buying these revision sessions in bundles!This download contains one of a series of revision sessions that use a variety of mind-mapping, discussion and debate tasks to cover a section of the specification. It includes a fully animated revision session PowerPoint and a set of 'silent debate' A3 worksheets [which are a great way to structure group discussions and practice exam planning technique].This revision session features:-A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics)-A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper)-A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach]-Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric.-A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question.The revision sessions can be used in a number of ways:-As revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams-Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learningThis session can be purchased individually or as part of various bundles depending on your needs.Please note: the cover picture depicts some of the activities that make up this revision session, the wording within those tasks is adapted to the topic specified above and may differ from the wording depicted. Contents and tasks may vary slightly between revision sessions. The cover photo is, however, a fair depiction of the contents of the lesson.Copyright Adam Godwin (2017) [Godwin86] godwin86@gmail.com

By godwin86

The Relationship Between the Media & Audiences - The Media - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2)

The Relationship Between the Media & Audiences - The Media - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2)

The topic of this revision session is: 'The relationship between the media, their content and presentation, and audiences'.It is designed for teachers using the new AQA Sociology specification at KS5. Save significant amounts of money by buying these revision sessions in bundles!This download contains one of a series of revision sessions that use a variety of mind-mapping, discussion and debate tasks to cover a section of the specification. It includes a fully animated revision session PowerPoint and a set of 'silent debate' A3 worksheets [which are a great way to structure group discussions and practice exam planning technique].This revision session features:-A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics)-A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper)-A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach]-Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric.-A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question.The revision sessions can be used in a number of ways:-As revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams-Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learningThis session can be purchased individually or as part of various bundles depending on your needs.Please note: the cover picture depicts some of the activities that make up this revision session, the wording within those tasks is adapted to the topic specified above and may differ from the wording depicted. Contents and tasks may vary slightly between revision sessions. The cover photo is, however, a fair depiction of the contents of the lesson.Copyright Adam Godwin (2017) [Godwin86] godwin86@gmail.com

By godwin86

Sociology Revision (KS5) - THE MEDIA - 6 Revision Sessions for AS/A2 AQA Sociology

Sociology Revision (KS5) - THE MEDIA - 6 Revision Sessions for AS/A2 AQA Sociology

This bundle contains 6 revision sessions, designed to cover the 'Media' section of the new AQA Sociology specification.The revision sessions feature:-A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics)-A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper)-A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach]-Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric.-A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question.Each session follows the same format, they can be:-Used as revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams-Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learningPlease note: the cover picture depicts some of the activities that make up this revision session, the wording within those tasks is adapted to the topic specified above and may differ from the wording depicted. Contents and tasks may vary slightly between revision sessions. The cover photo is, however, a fair depiction of the contents of the lesson.Copyright Adam Godwin (2017) [Godwin86] godwin86@gmail.com

By godwin86

The News Media - The Media - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2 )

The News Media - The Media - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2 )

The topic of this revision session is: 'The news media and their significance for an understanding of the role of the media in contemporary society'.It is designed for teachers using the new AQA Sociology specification at KS5. Save significant amounts of money by buying these revision sessions in bundles!This download contains one of a series of revision sessions that use a variety of mind-mapping, discussion and debate tasks to cover a section of the specification. It includes a fully animated revision session PowerPoint and a set of 'silent debate' A3 worksheets [which are a great way to structure group discussions and practice exam planning technique].This revision session features:-A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics)-A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper)-A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach]-Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric.-A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question.The revision sessions can be used in a number of ways:-As revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams-Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learningThis session can be purchased individually or as part of various bundles depending on your needs.Please note: the cover picture depicts some of the activities that make up this revision session, the wording within those tasks is adapted to the topic specified above and may differ from the wording depicted. Contents and tasks may vary slightly between revision sessions. The cover photo is, however, a fair depiction of the contents of the lesson.Copyright Adam Godwin (2017) [Godwin86] godwin86@gmail.com

By godwin86

Summer Resource Collection

Summer Resource Collection

Summer Resource CollectionA collection of lessons and resources ideal for summer!See the links for further details.For more great resources see my shop page here:https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EngageinEnglish(Credits: http://makeup-summer-bieber.tumblr.com/, cooltext.com)

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Key Concepts - Theoretical Framework for AQA A-Level Media

Key Concepts - Theoretical Framework for AQA A-Level Media

This contains four full schemes of work each designed to last a minimum of 12 lessons. In total these resources can be made to last approximately 100 teaching hours and cover the essential content of the four Key Concepts as outlined in the new AQA specification for first teaching Sep 2017.Each scheme contains fully loaded Power-Point lessons with teachers notes, tasks, examples, activities, extension activities, key terminology dictionaries, assessment suggestions and mark scheme, an innovative and a time saving symbol feedback system.Each lesson has success criteria and objectives mapped to the levels outlined in the specification and all resources are easily adaptable to suit any future changes.These are ideal for any teachers new to the subject or those who need extra support with the theory and critical side of Media Studies.

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AQA GCSE Media TV Gameshows Exam Prep

AQA GCSE Media TV Gameshows Exam Prep

An update from the free checklist also offered from my resources, I have now looked at the preliminary material from AQA and come up with at least 10 lessons of advice for students on what they should be prepping. Remember, AQA state no formal teaching should take place now the brief has been released, however we can offer advice. Therefore I'm sure it's ok to give students a push in the right direction...I have no idea what the questions will be on the exam, but here are my ideas of how to break down the brief based on previous years.

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Social Order & Control - Crime & Deviance - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2 KS5 )

Social Order & Control - Crime & Deviance - Revision Session ( AQA Sociology AS A2 KS5 )

Designed for teachers using the new AQA Sociology specification at KS5. Save significant amounts of money by buying these revision sessions in bundles!This download contains one of a series of revision sessions that use a variety of mind-mapping, discussion and debate tasks to cover a section of the specification. It includes a fully animated revision session PowerPoint and a set of 'silent debate' A3 worksheets.The topic of this revision session is: 'Crime, deviance, social order and social control'.This revision session features:-A 'grid of learning' post-it task (to focus students on the day's topic and refresh their memories of the basics)-A 'competitive mind-mapping task (which can be completed on the whiteboard or on A3 paper)-A silent debate task (with 6 x A3 silent debate worksheets in an editable .doc file) [nb. allowing group conversation, instead of silence, is also an effective approach]-Debates that ask students to move from one side of the room or the other and verbalise a defence of their position in response to a statement or rubric. -A concluding 'One thing I am still uncertain about...' post-it question.The revision sessions can be used in a number of ways:-As revision sessions during a revision period of term-time leading up to exams-Sandwiched between lessons as they are taught throughout the year as a way of solidifying and assessing learningThis session can be purchased individually or as part of various bundles depending on your needs.Please note: the cover picture depicts some of the activities that make up this revision session, the wording within those tasks is adapted to the topic specified above and may differ from the wording depicted. Contents and tasks may vary slightly between revision sessions. The cover photo is, however, a fair depiction of the contents of the lesson.Copyright Adam Godwin (2017) [Godwin86] godwin86@gmail.com

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The Murder Resource Pack 1

The Murder Resource Pack 1

The Murder Resource Pack 1A collection of exciting murder mystery lessons and resources!See the links for further details.Visit my shop for more great lessons and resources:https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EngageinEnglish(Credits: cooltext.com)

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Representation of Gender

Representation of Gender

PowerPoint and resources to explore the representation of gender in media texts. Uses the constructionist approach to representation and covers queer theory, Goffman and Mulvey's theory of the gaze. Aimed at WJEC specification MS1 exam, but can be easily adapted.Updated to include Judith Butler and queer theory.

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CITIZENSHIP: 1 Year of Citizenship

CITIZENSHIP: 1 Year of Citizenship

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