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I am an innovative teacher of carpentry and joinery within further education. Aesthetics and quality of product are of utmost importance. Although I teach construction my resources mainly feature equality and diversity and citizenship.

I am an innovative teacher of carpentry and joinery within further education. Aesthetics and quality of product are of utmost importance. Although I teach construction my resources mainly feature equality and diversity and citizenship.
Drills, drill bits and boring tools
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Drills, drill bits and boring tools

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Here is everything learners need to know about drills. Produced mainly with Carpentry and Joinery Diploma learners in mind but will also be perfect for Plumbers, woodwork, resistant materials or most construction related topics. Includes a presentation with pictures, video, Q&A as well as activities with answers
End of Year Christmas Quiz 2018
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End of Year Christmas Quiz 2018

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This is a fun and relevant end of year quiz perfect for the last week of term. The presentation has 7 rounds with 45 questions in total including guess the celebrity, true or false and guess the cities at Christmas. The presentation contains fun, bright slides with questions perfect for a wide ranging audience.
Manual Handling
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Manual Handling

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This is a fun presentation on manual handling as it includes a charades game for learners to act out how to safely handle construction items.
Hazards and Risk assessment Health and Safety presentation
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Hazards and Risk assessment Health and Safety presentation

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As my last health and safety presentation on accidents was so popular I have added this presentation on Hazards. This presentation is perfect for vocational or industry based lessons as it's basis is health and safety in the workplace. The presentation discusses the difference between a hazard and a risk and contains a great activity of creating your own risk assessment regarding a large but docile dog!
Fire and PPE session
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Fire and PPE session

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This session includes a fun presentation full of Simpson pictures, links and activities. Also included is a cut out and match activity and an information sheet. The session objectives are: name the different types of fire extinguisher and explain their uses and State the importance of PPE. Please comment on this resource and let me know how the session went. Enjoy!
Individual Lesson Objective booklet
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Individual Lesson Objective booklet

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This is a professional, well put together booklet for learners to fill out during a lesson. Each session learners are to give themselves an objective and state what they plan to achieve. The booklet has an example, some ideas of what they could write and words they could use. This document gives learners a target as well as stretch and challenge tasks. This booklet will also show progression over 1 to 36 weeks. It is to the point and easy to fill in. I use this for a particular group of Carpentry learners that do not have a training booklet or any other proof of progression. Ideal for OFSTED and observations.
Random Name Generator
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Random Name Generator

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I have noticed many similar products just don't quite look professional and have the right aesthetics. This one looks great and has instructions- perfect!
Second Fix Scenario Booklet Assignment Carpentry and Joinery
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Second Fix Scenario Booklet Assignment Carpentry and Joinery

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This is a booklet for learners to fill in on the topic of Second Fix. This is ideal to cover the whole topic in instalments, in one go or as a revision activity. The booklet suits both Cskills and City & Guilds versions of the Second fix topic. The booklet is 13 pages long and can be added to a moodle or google drive type learning environment or printed out. By completing the booklet learners should be able to state how to install doors and ironmongery, know how to fix mouldings, know how to install service encasements and cladding and state how to install kitchen units, worktops and fitments. I have used this booklet many times and learners seem to enjoy the scenario and the change from the usual activities I give.
Circular saw presentation
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Circular saw presentation

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This is an introductory presentation for the carpentry and joinery topic of 'Circular Saw' and/or 'Power tools' and 'Machines'. This is ideal regardless of delivering CSkills, City and Guilds or BTEC Contains plenty of diagrams, health and safety information, parts and types of circular saws, activities and discussion points. This presentation can also be used for Design and Technology, Resistant Materials or Woodwork high school sessions.
How to sharpen a chisel or plane cutting iron
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How to sharpen a chisel or plane cutting iron

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This poster is perfect for any woodwork, carpentry and joinery workshop. Ideal if learners are required to sharpen tools such as planes and chisels. I display this poster just above the oil and diamond stones in my college workshop. You can even laminate the poster to keep clean. Poster is colourful, informative and interactive.
Rot lesson
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Rot lesson

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This is a presentation and revision sheet on the topic of wet and dry rot. This is a perfect session for Carpentry and Joinery learners when studying Maintenance.
Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery Task Help Sheets
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Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery Task Help Sheets

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This is a set of 15 help sheets to assist in level 2 Diploma Carpentry & Joinery. Each sheet is to be printed double sided- one side has a QR code which brings up a how to video on the task. The other side has a series of steps of how the learner is to attempt the task. Tasks included include how to hang a door, how to fit architrave and a calculation to work out the spacing of balusters/ spindles.
CV Workbook activity and useful job websites sheet
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CV Workbook activity and useful job websites sheet

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This is a workbook on the topic of CV writing I have used many times. Print or give access to each learner. The booklet gives explanations as well as activities to do to help complete a CV. There is a good CV layout to use as reference. Additionally, there is an extra handout on helpful websites to view jobs or to access more help on completing a CV.
Ladders Health and safety at work full session
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Ladders Health and safety at work full session

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This is a whole lesson including a presentation, hand out, activity and quiz on the topic of ladders. This session is perfect for vocational sessions such as construction. I have taught this session many times as part of the Health, safety and welfare unit in further education. Includes Simpson picture to discuss what they are doing wrong as well as links to videos. Be sure to take a look at my other health and safety related sessions.
Electricity in Construction
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Electricity in Construction

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This session is aimed at covering electricity when covering the topic of Health, safety and welfare in construction. This is ideal for levels 1 or 2 for all trades and all learners studying some sort of health and safety.
Guttering Carpentry and Joinery Maintenance Plumbing
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Guttering Carpentry and Joinery Maintenance Plumbing

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This is a presentation on types and components of guttering. This would be perfect for Plumbing or Joinery sessions. I have used the session a couple of times and has gone really well. Includes game, plenty of pictures, links and professionally put together.
Upper Floors
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Upper Floors

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A session on flooring and especially upper floors. This session is ideal for all trades as they learn about the construction of buildings. Lots of activities, discussion points and tasks.
English in Carpentry & Joinery - Spot the Mistakes
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English in Carpentry & Joinery - Spot the Mistakes

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I use this as a poster or print out activity in a carpentry and Joinery/ woodwork workshop. This really embeds spelling and grammar in practical sessions. Learners highlight the wrongly spelt words as well as learning key carpentry terms.
When will I ever need Maths? Carpentry and Joinery
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When will I ever need Maths? Carpentry and Joinery

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This poster is ideal for colleges, training establishments or high schools to tell learners where they are using maths. This poster relates maths in a simple way back to employment and to practical tasks. Surely this ticks an OFSTED box. You can print in A4, A3 or even bigger!
Working platforms Health and Safety
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Working platforms Health and Safety

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This is a session on the topic of working platforms and covers fall arrest systems as well as MEWPs and scaffolding. This lesson is perfect for construction students who need knowledge of health, safety and welfare in the workplace.