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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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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!
Health and safety accidents and emergencies presentation
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Health and safety accidents and emergencies presentation

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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!
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.
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
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
Health and safety 5 presentation bundle
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Health and safety 5 presentation bundle

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

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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.
May to November awareness day calendar
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May to November awareness day calendar

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This is a 'one stop shop' for finding out of any UK, USA and world awareness days, international world days or any commemorative days, weeks and months. More months coming soon! This is perfect to print out and display in any class of any age. It is also great to have on your desk. Schools, colleges and OFSTED all want you to celebrate diversity- well here it is! I have scrolled the internet so you don't have to. .
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.