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I'm a fully qualified teacher that has had 5 years of teaching experience at KS3/4/5. At the same time, I'm a university lecturer and currently doing a PhD. All materials for sale will be suitable for ages as described; if you require a specific type of resource in the area of Social Sciences then please do message me on Twitter. Please rate & review any resources you purchase. Thank you.

I'm a fully qualified teacher that has had 5 years of teaching experience at KS3/4/5. At the same time, I'm a university lecturer and currently doing a PhD. All materials for sale will be suitable for ages as described; if you require a specific type of resource in the area of Social Sciences then please do message me on Twitter. Please rate & review any resources you purchase. Thank you.
Belief Without Belonging - Postmodernity & Religion - Sociology A2

Belief Without Belonging - Postmodernity & Religion - Sociology A2

This lesson is designed to take students through Grace Davie's theory 'Belief Without Belonging'. The lesson involves an independent research task which has a skeleton structure to it, making it fully adaptable to the needs of the class by the teacher. There is also a ready made 'pairs' game which helps revise previous content - this would make an excellent starter. There is a differentiated sociologist chart to be filled in as part of a class task. All timings for the lesson are incorporated into the PowerPoint - this lesson has been designed to be fully adaptable to any length of time. Equally, there is a suggested homework task at the end for your students. I hope you enjoy this lesson, please do leave feedback.
EGraham-Hyde
Introduction to Democracy

Introduction to Democracy

This lesson introduces the definitions of democracy and looks at the importance of democracy too. It has a full lesson/lecture on the PowerPoint and comes with a simple worksheet. This is a short introduction lesson and can be incorporated into a longer lesson or stand alone as a 35min period. The tasks are simple and adaptable and eases the students in to the nature of the topic. Designed for AS Government & Politics but easily adaptable for Citizenship, Sociology or other Social Science subjects.
EGraham-Hyde
AS/A2 Sociology Essay Writing Frame

AS/A2 Sociology Essay Writing Frame

This writing frame was created to help students that struggle to structure an essay at AS/A2 level. It provides a scaffolding with brief instructions about what should be done next in the essay. It was designed with AQA syllabus but would easily transfer to other exam boards when essay questions are used. It's fully customisable and can be changed as you see fit. It works exceptionally well with U-D grade students that need to bump up their grade; it has been tried and tested and works well with these students.
EGraham-Hyde
Religious Studies: Gender, Sexuality & Christianity - Reading/Work Pack

Religious Studies: Gender, Sexuality & Christianity - Reading/Work Pack

This is a work pack for Gender, Sexuality and Religious Studies. It’s based on the AQA A Level and can be deployed as part of lessons, or as a revision pack for differentiated learning. Each sheet can be printed individually for use as a task or it can be provided as a booklet. Please do leave a comment / review if you purchase this.
EGraham-Hyde
Theories of Family - A Level Sociology AQA

Theories of Family - A Level Sociology AQA

This is a full lesson that includes all the activities, a lesson plan, differentiated material (both for weaker and stronger students) and helps go through content of theories of family in the context of an essay question. There’s plenty of assessment for learning throughout. This lesson was successfully deployed several times as a 20min mini teach (this is reflected in the lesson plan) but has been planned and produced as an entire lesson. The theories included are New Right, Feminism, Functionalism and Marxism. There’s information sheets and structured worksheets for note taking and there is also a university journal for gifted and talented students relevant to the material. This lesson is fully adaptable to fit all styles of teaching and can be scaled down for GCSE also. Please be sure to comment your opinion on the lesson.
EGraham-Hyde
Development of Liberalism - Government & Politics

Development of Liberalism - Government & Politics

This is a full lesson for the development of Liberalism which is part of the political ideologies topic for A2 with Edexcel. This is a fully adaptable resource to suit the needs of any teacher and already has some differentiated resources available for use. This would also be suitable for GCSE but would language used would need editing and tasks would need to be reviewed. This package includes a PowerPoint, lesson plan, worksheet, and differentiated activity. As part of the presentation there is also a 'mini-lecture' aspect which has all the information necessary on the slides. Please do rate and review if you purchase; if you have any suggestions also please let me know via comments or contact me on Twitter.
EGraham-Hyde
Introduction to Political Ideology - Government & Politics

Introduction to Political Ideology - Government & Politics

This lesson is a quick lesson that is designed to give pupils an introduction to political ideology at A2. This can be adapted to suit GCSE as well as AS level. The lesson contains hyperlinks to exam examples and extension reading tasks. Also, there is a brief lecture aspect to the presentation which looks at the history of ideology. There is also a worksheet that accompanies this lesson. This worksheet is easily adaptable for differentiation which can be done by the teacher tailoring it to their class. Set at the lowest available cost to reflect that differentiation needs to be done by the downloader and there is not a lesson plan (which is a separate document to the PPT) that accompanies this resource.
EGraham-Hyde
Research Methods: Questionnaires - Sociology AS

Research Methods: Questionnaires - Sociology AS

This is a lesson for Sociology AS Level Research Methods - on Questionnaires. This is a fully planned lesson, with resources, and timings are adaptable to suit the needs of the learners. There is a pairing revision task on P.E.T. issues as a starter. It also includes a differentiated Sociologist Chart which can be used with students that struggle to take notes at appropriate pace set by the teacher. Positivism & Interpretivism is also covered in this lesson. This lesson can be adapted for the use of Psychology Research Methods too. Please let me know what you thought of the lesson and leave feedback.
EGraham-Hyde
Religious Studies - Bible as a Source of Authority

Religious Studies - Bible as a Source of Authority

This is a full lecture on the Bible as a source of authority. It contains an overview of everything that the students will need to know about the Bible in order to access top marks in the exam. Please note: this lesson should be followed up with another lesson of activities. This would easily be adaptable for other exam boards but was taught as part of an AQA specification.
EGraham-Hyde
God Essay  Revision Lesson - AQA A Level Religious Studies

God Essay Revision Lesson - AQA A Level Religious Studies

This is a whole lesson planned for revising the content of the topic of God whilst also focusing on essay writing. Written as part of AQA scheme of work but easily adaptable to other exam boards. Included is a writing frame (normally sold separately) which helps students structure their essays. - This is a differentiation tool. This lesson was used by myself as part of a formal observation and is OFSTED ready. It's fully customizable and also employs paired and group work. Use of ICT is good, it also has quirky Star Wars characters in it which can be edited out. The background is winter themed - again, easily changed and content remains the same.
EGraham-Hyde
Religious Market Theory - Belief in Society - Sociology A2

Religious Market Theory - Belief in Society - Sociology A2

This is a complete lecture/lesson for Religious Market Theory. Timings and tasks are included as part of the PowerPoint and there is a differentiated sociologist chart for students to use. Students, as part of this lesson, should be taking notes. However, weaker students can benefit from having this PowerPoint as a hand out on which they can also make notes - the information is there. The lesson is adaptable to meet the needs of your students and you can add your own subject knowledge as part of this. It's easy to edit. ** N.B. The background does not save with the transparency settings changed. Right click and set transparency to 75% for good effect. **
EGraham-Hyde
Natural Moral Law Info & Work Sheets

Natural Moral Law Info & Work Sheets

Four sheets that can be deployed as an activity within a lesson, for revision or as a homework. The task requires students to read through the information and then complete the worksheet which helps ensure the right information is noted down. The task culminates with an essay style question which can be adapted to any of the exam boards for A Level or GCSE. Compatible with WJEC/Eduqas, AQA, and OCR. Please leave a comment if you enjoy the resource and let me know if there are any others that you would like.
EGraham-Hyde
Belief Without Belonging - Postmodernity & Religion - Sociology A2

Belief Without Belonging - Postmodernity & Religion - Sociology A2

This lesson is designed to take students through Grace Davie's theory 'Belief Without Belonging'. The lesson involves an independent research task which has a skeleton structure to it, making it fully adaptable to the needs of the class by the teacher. There is also a ready made 'pairs' game which helps revise previous content - this would make an excellent starter. There is a differentiated sociologist chart to be filled in as part of a class task. All timings for the lesson are incorporated into the PowerPoint - this lesson has been designed to be fully adaptable to any length of time. Equally, there is a suggested homework task at the end for your students. I hope you enjoy this lesson, please do leave feedback.
EGraham-Hyde
Definition of Religion - Introduction to A2 Sociology Religion & Belief

Definition of Religion - Introduction to A2 Sociology Religion & Belief

A complete lesson plan with PowerPoint, worksheets, stretch and challenge material and differentiated tasks. This lesson goes through definitions of religion, introducing sociologists to A2 students that research into this area. There is an extended amount of sociologists included here which are not included on the specification, as well as those that are included. By the end of this lesson, pupils will be able to articulate the different definitions of religion and link them to sociologists that proposed them. Equally, students will be equipped to make their own definitions and have an in-depth knowledge of Ao2 evaluative points about definitions of religion.
EGraham-Hyde
Introduction to Social Inequality - Sociology GCSE

Introduction to Social Inequality - Sociology GCSE

Sociology GCSE - Social Inequality This is a full lesson on the beginning of the social inequality topic. It covers the sociological perspectives and also identifies social class classification scale. By the end of the lesson, students will understand these topics. I personally used this for an observation lesson and was only required to add more stretch & challenge - to do this, I suggest using an A Level text book or a sociological journal on the topic area. Naturally, I couldn't include that in this lesson. The full lesson, with worksheets and information sheets have been included. Please feel free to rate and comment.
EGraham-Hyde
Quantitative Methods - Introduction to Sociology Research Methods (Part 1)

Quantitative Methods - Introduction to Sociology Research Methods (Part 1)

This lesson is fully customizable and can be adapted to suit the learners needs. All activities are included as part of this lesson, although it may be good to use a text book in support. The lesson is designed for any resources you might have on this area to also be able to be used. It's the full topic range, with activities, for A2 research methods. This is part 1 of an introduction to this module. Please rate and comment :)
EGraham-Hyde
Writing Frame: A Level Religious Studies

Writing Frame: A Level Religious Studies

This is a writing frame produced to develop the AO2 written skills of students studying Religious Studies (and its derivatives) at A Level. If you would like some ideas of how to deploy this in a lesson, please do get in contact.
EGraham-Hyde
Introduction to Democracy

Introduction to Democracy

This lesson introduces the definitions of democracy and looks at the importance of democracy too. It has a full lesson/lecture on the PowerPoint and comes with a simple worksheet. This is a short introduction lesson and can be incorporated into a longer lesson or stand alone as a 35min period. The tasks are simple and adaptable and eases the students in to the nature of the topic. Designed for AS Government & Politics but easily adaptable for Citizenship, Sociology or other Social Science subjects.
EGraham-Hyde
Feminism & Religion

Feminism & Religion

This is a complete lesson about the Feminist Theory of Religion. This covers the essentials of what must be covered for the A Level exam with AQA Sociology and there is plenty of room left to add sociologists that are in line with your personal subject knowledge. The lesson package has a fully adaptable lesson plan, powerpoint, differentiated worksheet and mini activity ideas. It is adaptable for GCSE lessons by changing wording, and removing the evaluative task at the end; however, this is aimed at A Level students at all grades. This also has a good overlap with Religious Studies and has adaptable parts. It is suggested that you place students into pairs at the start of the lesson as there are several group tasks. Please do review this if you have the time.
EGraham-Hyde
AS/A2 Sociology Essay Writing Frame

AS/A2 Sociology Essay Writing Frame

This writing frame was created to help students that struggle to structure an essay at AS/A2 level. It provides a scaffolding with brief instructions about what should be done next in the essay. It was designed with AQA syllabus but would easily transfer to other exam boards when essay questions are used. It's fully customisable and can be changed as you see fit. It works exceptionally well with U-D grade students that need to bump up their grade; it has been tried and tested and works well with these students.
EGraham-Hyde
Experiments & Surveys/Sampling - Sociology AS Research Methods

Experiments & Surveys/Sampling - Sociology AS Research Methods

This lesson is fully customizable and can also be seperated into two lessons (depending on length of allocated time). The first part of the lesson covers the Sociology AS Research Methods AQA Spec looking at Experiments whilst the second part looks at surveys and sampling in the same spec. There are two worksheets attached to this lesson which can be used to help pupils structure notes. You will need to use a textbook to support learning in this area - however, if you already have resources then they would accompany this lesson also. If you have any issues, please let me know. Other wise, enjoy the lesson and please rate and comment.
EGraham-Hyde
Religious Studies/Philosophy: Natural Moral Law Lecture/Lesson

Religious Studies/Philosophy: Natural Moral Law Lecture/Lesson

This was a lecture delivered to FE students on Natural Moral Law as part of the Religious Studies A Level. There is a quick activity that is also part of the lesson but is easy to adapt out of it. Equally, this lecture could easily be adaptable to all specs in RS and some Moral Philosophy but was originally taught as part of an AQA A Level RS.
EGraham-Hyde