Hero image

Kilgore's Shop

A teacher for 9 years of a variety of subjects including English, Media, Psychology, IT amongst others. I aim to produce simple but effective resources that are accessible to both teachers and learners.

A teacher for 9 years of a variety of subjects including English, Media, Psychology, IT amongst others. I aim to produce simple but effective resources that are accessible to both teachers and learners.
Introduction to psychology
KilgoreTrout86

Introduction to psychology

7 Resources
Contains 7 presentations designed to introduce learners to the topic of psychology and some basic concepts. It is intended as a starting point for studying psychology and is not mapped to any specific exam specifications.
Communication Barriers
KilgoreTrout86

Communication Barriers

(0)
A two part lesson designed to introduce students to the concept of barriers to communication. Includes several interactive activities designed to get learners thinking about some of the communication barriers they may face on a daily basis and worksheets to accompany the lesson.
Time Management
KilgoreTrout86

Time Management

3 Resources
A short Unit of Work which can be used in tutorials or personal and social development sessions to develop learners' time management skills. It covers basic theory associated with time management, stress and how to prioritise.
Social Media, Privacy and Permanence + Social Change
KilgoreTrout86

Social Media, Privacy and Permanence + Social Change

(0)
Two lessons related to social media. In the first students discuss the sharing of information online and the issues of privacy and permanence. In the second learners research a news story about social change that has been fuelled by social media and present their findings.
Social Media
KilgoreTrout86

Social Media

(1)
Contains all resources for an introductory 2 hour introductory lesson on the topic of Social Media. Learners begin by brainstorming key terms and concepts related to social media before comparing and contrasting different social networking site to look for common features. Finally they are introduced to some current debates and issues before discussing the digital divide. Comes with a PowerPoint presentation with 17 slides, a key terms glossary and screenshots of well-known social media sites for annotating.
Bandura's Social Learning Theory
KilgoreTrout86

Bandura's Social Learning Theory

(0)
This presentation introduces learners to Bandura's Social Learning Theory through a series of discussions and a look at the famous Bobo Doll experiment. It is intended for level 2 learners but can be adapted easily enough to make it more challenging.
Advertising
KilgoreTrout86

Advertising

3 Resources
Three short lessons to introduce learners to the idea of analysing advertisements. The first and third lesson concentrate on analysis and the second lesson focusses on the representation of women in advertisements since the 1950s and encourages discussion around the topic.
The Multi Store Model
KilgoreTrout86

The Multi Store Model

(0)
This resource outlines Atkinson and Shiffrin's Multi store model of memory. It contains useful diagrams and activities for learners to explore the process of memory.
Time Management - Lesson 1
KilgoreTrout86

Time Management - Lesson 1

(0)
A presentation to introduce the concept of time management to learners, discuss what good / bad time management is and learn some key terms associated with the topic.
Social Media, Fake News and Opinion Forming
KilgoreTrout86

Social Media, Fake News and Opinion Forming

(0)
A 14 slide Powerpoint presentation and accompanying workbook designed to cover the topics of social media, fake news and opinion forming. Learners discuss some well-known stories in politics, define some key terms and research the recent Cambridge Analytica scandal.
Social Media - Relationships, Identity and Self
KilgoreTrout86

Social Media - Relationships, Identity and Self

(0)
A two hour lesson exploring the topic of social media and its impact on relationships, self and identity. Learners discuss opinion statements about social media before exploring its effect on relationships by analysing statistics from a journal article. Finally, they discuss online identity and the concept of the digital footprint.
Nature vs Nurture
KilgoreTrout86

Nature vs Nurture

(0)
This presentation is designed to introduce learners to the nature / nurture debate in relation to psychology. It contains a number of discussion points as well as a link to a video documentary of the famous 'Genie' case. Learners must also consider the theories they have been learning about (Freud / Bandura / Piaget) in relation to the debate.
Piaget - Cognitive development
KilgoreTrout86

Piaget - Cognitive development

(0)
This presentation is designed to introduce learners to Piaget's theory of cognitive development. It outlines the theory and gives an explanation of the different stages. It includes links to useful videos, paired and grouped activities. It can be used as a standalone lesson or as part of my Introduction to Psychology unit of work.
Descriptive Writing - GCSE revision
KilgoreTrout86

Descriptive Writing - GCSE revision

(0)
A PowerPoint that revises the key techniques for achieving a pass grade in GCSE English. Can be adapted to suit any exam board. Includes activities on sense, linguistic techniques, structure, complex sentences and a writing task.
Add the 's' worksheet.
KilgoreTrout86

Add the 's' worksheet.

(0)
Learners must read through the text carefully and add the 's' where they think it is appropriate. Can be used independently or in conjunction with my 'Correct use of 's' ' presentation.