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Creating resources is one of my favorite aspects of teaching, so here are a few I thought others might find useful. Do get in touch with any specific questions or requests!

Creating resources is one of my favorite aspects of teaching, so here are a few I thought others might find useful. Do get in touch with any specific questions or requests!
Comparison of approaches summary table
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Comparison of approaches summary table

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Comprehensive revision table summarising similarities and differences between each of the approaches. Designed for the AQA A-level specification with one of the core textbooks in mind, but useful for all levels and exam boards. Included are filled in ‘answer’ versions and versions for students to fill in, in both word and PDF. The resource could be differentiated by providing less able students with more of the boxes filled in.
Comparing Functionalism and Marxism activity
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Comparing Functionalism and Marxism activity

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List of statements which students sort into those that apply to Marxism, Functionalism or Both, e.g. into a Venn Diagram. Good for recapping previous theory as a starter or as a plenary to test understanding. Answers included.
Comparison of approaches continuum arrows
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Comparison of approaches continuum arrows

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Designed to help students compare approaches on criteria related to issues and debates. Students place each approach on each of the continuum arrows, justifying their choice. Created with the AQA A-level specification and one of the approved textbooks in mind, but useful for all levels and exam boards in psychology. PDF and publisher versions included.
Sociological Theory
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Sociological Theory

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Various activities designed to support teaching of the Sociological Theory section of the AQA A-level Specification. Answers to activities included.
Marxism variants activities
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Marxism variants activities

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Two activities designed to help students distinguish between different forms of Marxism. In the first, they compare Gramsci- and Althusser and in the second, compare Humanist Marxism to Classical Marxism. Answer sheets are provided.
The structure of neurons crossword
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The structure of neurons crossword

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Designed to work with AQA A-level Biopsychology, this crossword tests students’ understanding of the structure of neurons. Answers are included along with versions in word and publisher.
Cognitive approach crossword
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Cognitive approach crossword

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Designed for AQA A-level specification to test students knowledge of the Cognitive Approach. Includes an answer sheet and versions in word and PDF.
Divisions of the Nervous System Card sort
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Divisions of the Nervous System Card sort

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Designed to be copied onto card and cut out, students arrange the cards into a tree diagram to show the divisions of the nervous system. It could also be copied onto paper and students could cut and stick the cards into the correct places. Some cards are components of the nervous system, others are functions and there are brackets to join them. Can be done in pairs, as revision or using information given, e.g. from a textbook. Designed for AQA Biopsychology.
Biopsychology key terms
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Biopsychology key terms

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A list of key terms for AQA Biopsychology (Year 1/AS). There are 3 versions, one with the definitions filled in, one for students to fill in definitions and another ‘reduced’ version of just the words to save on paper and photocopying costs.
Biological approach crossword
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Biological approach crossword

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Practice key words associated with the biological approach. Designed for AQA A-level but useful for any sllyabus. Answers are included, along with a version in word and PDF.
Approaches Revision
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Approaches Revision

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Several approaches crosswords, a summary table and comparison activity designed to support students’ revision of AQA A-level Approaches.
Social Learning Theory Crossword
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Social Learning Theory Crossword

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Useful for testing knowledge of the Social Learning Approach. Designed for AQA Psychology A-level but useful for other exam boards. Includes answers and versions in both word and PDF.