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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.
When will I ever need Maths? Carpentry and Joinery

When will I ever need Maths? Carpentry and Joinery

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!
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Health and safety 5 presentation bundle

Health and safety 5 presentation bundle

In this bundle are sessions on health, safety and welfare in the work place. Ideal for vocational subjects such as construction. The 5 presentations contain information on: Hazards PPE Accidents and emergencies Working platforms Fire safety Ladders
Ga3hill
Interactive random spinners decision makers

Interactive random spinners decision makers

This is an essential resource for all teachers of all levels. Simply pick one of the ten spinners and away you go. Use the spinners to challenge learners with maths, Q&A, tasks and blooms taxonomy. All slides can be edited so that numbers or learners names and initials can be changed to suit you. You can add the slide to any PowerPoint presentation or simply open up the original. Learners of all ages love this innovative and fun resource reminiscent of 'Wheel of Fortune.' Please check out my other resources.
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Hazards and Risk assessment Health and Safety presentation

Hazards and Risk assessment Health and Safety presentation

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!
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Health and safety accidents and emergencies presentation

Health and safety accidents and emergencies presentation

This is a packed presentation on the topic of health and safety. It includes aspects of maths and English as well as tasks and discussion points. This is perfect for any vocational session or in fact any session which needs to link in the workplace. Plenty of statistics, mentions what an accident book is, RIDDOR, emergency procedures and Simpson pictures!
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Random Name Generator

Random Name Generator

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!
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Manual Handling

Manual Handling

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.
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Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery Task Help Sheets

Level 2 Carpentry and Joinery Task Help Sheets

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.
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Second Fix Scenario Booklet Assignment Carpentry and Joinery

Second Fix Scenario Booklet Assignment Carpentry and Joinery

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.
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Circular saw presentation

Circular saw presentation

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.
Ga3hill
Health and safety 5 presentation bundle

Health and safety 5 presentation bundle

In this bundle are sessions on health, safety and welfare in the work place. Ideal for vocational subjects such as construction. The 5 presentations contain information on: Hazards PPE Accidents and emergencies Working platforms Fire safety Ladders
Ga3hill
Guttering Carpentry and Joinery Maintenance Plumbing

Guttering Carpentry and Joinery Maintenance Plumbing

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.
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How to sharpen a chisel or plane cutting iron

How to sharpen a chisel or plane cutting iron

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.
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When will I ever need Maths? Carpentry and Joinery

When will I ever need Maths? Carpentry and Joinery

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!
Ga3hill
Working platforms Health and Safety

Working platforms Health and Safety

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.
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Rot lesson

Rot lesson

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.
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Parts of a circle, produce a segmental arch and semi circular arch

Parts of a circle, produce a segmental arch and semi circular arch

This is a full session on the topic of parts of a circle and arches. I have used this session many times so that learners can state the components of a circle and construct their own arches. This session can be adapted to your own subject such as maths or any other topic where learners may need to know circle parts and produce curves. I use this session as part of carpentry and joinery/ woodwork/ resistant materials/ construction.
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Fire and PPE session

Fire and PPE session

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!
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Electricity in Construction

Electricity in Construction

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.
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Individual Lesson Objective booklet

Individual Lesson Objective booklet

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.
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Template Presentation

Template Presentation

This is a professional PowerPoint template presentation I use for every session. It contains a timed starter activity ideal for any session, containing maths, English and a recap. The construction themed presentation also contains a page showing any school/ college news and a session objectives page. This is a great looking template which brings normality and professionalism to your presentations. It is very easy to cut and paste your presentations onto this design.
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Communication in construction

Communication in construction

This is a great poster to use in construction at college, high schools or training establishments. This poster can be edited to suit certain qualifications and units or kept how it is. This poster shows learners how important good communication in the workplace and a practical session is. Surely ticks an OFSTED and use of English box!
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Fire Doors session

Fire Doors session

This full session has activities, question sheets and a presentation on the topic of fire doors. By the end of the session learners should be able to state the characteristics of fire rated doors. This is a professionally put together sessions I have used many times as part of teaching Carpentry and Joinery to a variety of levels.
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