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***GCSE NEW SPEC B8 PHOTOSYNTHESIS BUNDLE***

***GCSE NEW SPEC B8 PHOTOSYNTHESIS BUNDLE***

6 lessons completing the photosynthesis chapter and making it interesting and accessible for students! Lots of engaging activities and 2 practical enclosed within this bundle. Differentiated and interactive, with exam questions used throughout.

By curlyfreak

***GCSE NEW SPEC B7 BUNDLE***

***GCSE NEW SPEC B7 BUNDLE***

5 power point lessons on non-communicable diseases chapter covering diet, alcohol, non-communicable diseases intro, smoking and cancer. Use of exam questions and differentiated activities throughout

By curlyfreak

GCSE NEW SPEC - B8 - Photosynthesis - Making the most of photosynthesis - limiting factors

GCSE NEW SPEC - B8 - Photosynthesis - Making the most of photosynthesis - limiting factors

1 x lesson power point and accompanying worksheet for students to Interpret graphs to decide which factor is limiting the rate. Students relate limiting factors to car manufacturing metaphor. Explain how conditions in greenhouses can be controlled to optimise the growth of plants. Relate limiting factors to the cost effectiveness of adding heat, light or carbon dioxide to greenhouses. Evaluate the benefits of artificially manipulating the environment in which plants are grown GCSE NEW SPEC - B8 - Photosynthesis - Making the most of photosynthesis - limiting factors

By curlyfreak

Lab Safety Bundle

Lab Safety Bundle

The Lab Safety Bundle includes the following: 1. A PowerPoint presentation on laboratory safety. Includes slides on laboratory rules and the meanings of common safety symbols found in the laboratory. Great as a starter lesson for science classes. 2. A set of 24 task cards designed for students to independently, or in groups, practise, review and think about safety in the laboratory. Card contain questions on safety and procedures in the laboratory as well as identifying safety symbols . Included in this kit: - 24 task cards focusing on laboratory safety - Student solution sheet on which to record answers. - Teacher answer key. There are 4 cards on each sheet [6 sheets in total]. They can be printed in greyscale or color [single or double sided]. Save paper and time by laminating the cards and keeping them as class sets. Provide each student with a blank solution grid for writing the answer to the problem stated on each card. Great as a group extension or consolidation activity or for early finishers. 3. An activity booklet focused on safety in the science laboratory. Activities include; completing information tables, quizzes, a word search, word puzzles and a matching activity. Great for introduction to laboratory safety lessons. 7 pages including solutions. Clipart by Ron Leishman Digital Toonage https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Ron-Leishman-Digital-Toonage

By BunyipBlues

GCSE NEW SPEC - B8 - Photosynthesis - Required practical rate of photosynthesis

GCSE NEW SPEC - B8 - Photosynthesis - Required practical rate of photosynthesis

1 x lesson power point outlining theory of practical and exam questions for students to work on. Lesson practical worksheet AND online simulation to consolidate learning for homework task (2nd power point). Required practical: carry out an investigation, collect, present and analyse the results. Translate information between graphical and numeric form

By curlyfreak

GCSE NEW SPEC - B8 - Photosynthesis - Testing a leaf for starch

GCSE NEW SPEC - B8 - Photosynthesis - Testing a leaf for starch

GCSE NEW SPEC - B8 - Photosynthesis - Testing a leaf for starch practical lesson and theory following on form plants using glucose. Lesson practical sheet as well as a suggested homework activity power point slide. Test to see if a leaf contains starch. Explain why the leaves are tested for starch and not for sugar. Interpret results and relate to photosynthesis equation.

By curlyfreak

NEW SPEC GCSE - B8 - Photosynthesis - Lesson 3 - How plants use glucose

NEW SPEC GCSE - B8 - Photosynthesis - Lesson 3 - How plants use glucose

1 x lesson power point considers the reactions of a plant and then recalls eukaryotic and prokaryotic (and other photosynthesisers). Followed by animation and word anagram of how plants use glucose with more detailed tasks following. Exam questions also. Describe all the ways plants use glucose. Describe how plants make proteins. Explain how and why plants convert glucose to starch for storage.

By curlyfreak

NEW SPEC GCSE - B8 - Photosynthesis - Lesson 2 - The rate of photosynthesis

NEW SPEC GCSE - B8 - Photosynthesis - Lesson 2 - The rate of photosynthesis

Lesson power point and accompanying worksheet for students to use in class. Covers graphs showing limiting factors, simple exam questions, exit ticket plenary and online simulation link. Well covered lesson. Describe which factors that can limit the rate of photosynthesis Interpret and explain graphs of photosynthesis rate involving one limiting factor. Apply knowledge of enzymes to explain why a high temperature affects the rate of photosynthesis

By curlyfreak