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Currently selling and providing free resources for all three sciences, predominantly for GCSE, although there are some KS3 and A level chemistry resources available. Lots of the resources focus on differentiation and exam technique as I feel there is a profession- wide weakness in these areas.

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Currently selling and providing free resources for all three sciences, predominantly for GCSE, although there are some KS3 and A level chemistry resources available. Lots of the resources focus on differentiation and exam technique as I feel there is a profession- wide weakness in these areas.
GCSE Biology new spec Ecology unit for foundation and higher worksheets
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GCSE Biology new spec Ecology unit for foundation and higher worksheets

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Based on AQA board, but suitable for other boards. Whole topic for AQA and most of the topic for Edexcel (references included). total of 18 worksheets, the foundation worksheets being differentiated to 2 levels (the harder level could be used as an easier worksheet for higher), so actually there are 27 worksheets. objectives: maths, subject content and exam technique timing of worksheet ranges from about 20 minutes to about 50 minutes good for: homework, part of a lesson, cover, catch up sheet for absent students, project if lesson time is short
GCSE triple  chemistry AQA topic 10 worksheets: NPK fertilisers
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GCSE triple chemistry AQA topic 10 worksheets: NPK fertilisers

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based on the AQA spec (reference included) - could work for other boards. Exam style questions with approximate 3 - 9 grades. The worksheet comes in 2 levels of difficulty for differentiation (harder and easier/foundation). Takes about 30 - 40 minutes. Answers in a separate document objectives: exam technique, maths, subject knowledge good for: homework, part of a lesson, revision,cover, catch up sheet for absent students, part of an independent study if lesson time is short differentiation: two levels of difficulty - easier/foundation and harder
GCSE Ecology new spec triple higher tier: food security and farming
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GCSE Ecology new spec triple higher tier: food security and farming

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worksheet with graded exam-style questions of progressive difficulty to allow for differentiation and so that the student know how to progress. Suitable for many boards - AQA and Edexcel references given. Separate answer document included.. objectives: subject content; data interpretation; exam technique Good for: homework; cover; revision; part of an independent project if lesson time is short timing: about 45 minutes
GCSE new spec Biology Higher Ecology Worksheets 1 and 2: communities and biotic and abiotic factors
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GCSE new spec Biology Higher Ecology Worksheets 1 and 2: communities and biotic and abiotic factors

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Based on the AQA specification (references included), but would work for other boards. Worksheet 1 takes about 10- 15 minutes to complete and introduces some important key terms for the Ecology module and introduces interdependence by way of a food web. Worksheet 2 takes about 20 minutes to complete and has graded exam-style questions for the students to complete for exam technique purposes. Both worksheets could be used for a homework, revision lesson, cover, catch-up (absent students) or as questions within a lesson. They could also be used for triple students as an independent project if lesson time is short. Potential answers included as separate document
GCSE new spec chemistry topic 10: Potable water
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GCSE new spec chemistry topic 10: Potable water

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based on the AQA spec (reference included) - the first part of topic 10. Exam style questions with approximate 3 - 9 grades. The worksheet comes in 2 levels of difficulty for differentiation (harder and easier/foundation). Takes about 30 - 40 minutes. Answers in a separate document objectives: exam technique, maths, subject knowledge good for: homework, part of a lesson, revision,cover, catch up sheet for absent students, part of an independent study if lesson time is short differentiation: two levels of difficulty - easier/harder foundation and harder
alkenes song
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alkenes song

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an adaptation of a resource (to the same tune) that I downloaded many years ago - I’m sorry I can no longer find it to credit the author. It has been modified and I know hope that it contains most of the information needed for the new course about alkenes and their reactions for a good way to end a lesson on alkenes or for part of a revision lesson. enjoy
GCSE Ecology new spec Foundation: carbon and water cycles
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GCSE Ecology new spec Foundation: carbon and water cycles

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Questions on the carbon cycle and water cylce. Answers included in separate document. Could be used for many boards, but based on AQA (AQA and Edexcel reference included) lesson objectives: maths; subject content; exam technique good for: cover, homework, as part of a lesson, catch up sheet for absent students, as part of an independent project if lesson time is short differentiation: 2 worksheets of different levels of difficulty
GCSE Ecology new spec for foundation: quadrats worksheet
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GCSE Ecology new spec for foundation: quadrats worksheet

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2 worksheets of varying difficulty. Students are given a scale and are to divide their 'field' and carry out their method of using quadrats to calculate abundance of white and blue 'daisies'. objective: practices skills used in required practical; maths; subject content useful for review; homework or a cover lesson, could be used for any exam board (AQA and Edexcel references included) timing: about 30 - 40 minutes
differentiated mountains activity
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differentiated mountains activity

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for various complicated reasons, I am currently home-schooling both my children, aged 10 and 7, and found that this differentiated task worked well for both. Suggested answers are included, along with a suggested website. Good as a revision or overview activity.
New spec Chemistry calculations revision sheets
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New spec Chemistry calculations revision sheets

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Based on AQA and Edexcel syllabi, but would work for other boards. Worked example and practice question(s) per sheet for all calculations in chemistry: RFM, the mole, mole and equations, mole and equations with volume of gases, concentration of solution, atom economy, percentage yield, titration calculations, strong and weak acids and bond energies. Includes all topics for Foundation and Higher combined course and the triple course (the course to which the topic pertains is put in the notes - if there is no note, it is for all students. Answers included for ease of marking objective: maths, revision/consolidation differentiation: the questions come in 2 levels of difficulty 'harder' and 'easier' good for: part of a lesson, e.g. starter; homework; as a set of revision sheets; cover; catch up for absent students
GCSE Ecology new spec for higher tier: global warming, land use and deforestation
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GCSE Ecology new spec for higher tier: global warming, land use and deforestation

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Suitable for many boards - AQA references included. Graded exam style questions on these topics. differentiation possible by selecting which students do which questions and the questions get progressively harder so that the student understands how to progress. Answers included in separate document objectives: subject knowledge and exam technique good for: homework; revision; cover; part of an independent project if lesson time is short timing: about 30 minutes
GCSE Ecology new spec for triple higher tier: biomass transfer
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GCSE Ecology new spec for triple higher tier: biomass transfer

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2 worksheets of different levels of difficulty (more challenge in the maths) plus answer document. suitable for many boards - references for AQA and Edexcel given. Progressively more difficult questions for differentiation purposes and so that the students can understand how to progress. All questions given approximate grades. Objectives: exam technique, maths, subject knowledge good for: good for: homework; revision; cover; part of an independent project if lesson time is short timing: approximately 40 minutes
GCSE Ecology new spec for higher tier: quadrats worksheet
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GCSE Ecology new spec for higher tier: quadrats worksheet

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2 worksheets of different levels of ability (for differentiation) with quadrat practice and practice, exam-style questions. The student has to use a scale to divide a 'field' and then has to calculate the abundance of 'daisies'.The harder worksheet has more maths to do and the student decides on the number of quadrats to use for their investigation. Suitable for many exam boards - AQA and Edexcel references given. Answer sheet included. objectives: consolidation of required practical; subject knowledge, maths, exam technique good for: homework; cover; revision; part of an independent project for triple students (for example) if lesson time is short timing: about 45 minutes
GCSE Ecology Unit new spec for higher tier combined students
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GCSE Ecology Unit new spec for higher tier combined students

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Covers all the topics of the AQA specificaiton and most of the Edexcel specification. Would also work for other exam boards. AQA and Edexcel reference included. The focus of these worksheets is exam technique and subject knowledge, with maths in places. Most questions are given approximate 4 - 9 grades and differentiation is possible either because you can choose which students complete which questions or some worksheet come in two different levels of ability. good for: homework; cover; revision; saving lesson time approximate timings of worksheets are: WS 1: 20 minutes WS 2: 30 minutes WS 3: 30 minutes WS 4: 25 minutes WS 5: 45 minutes WS 6: 20 minutes WS 7: 20 minutes WS 9: 20 minutes WS 10: 20 minutes
GCSE Ecology new spec for Foundation: Adaptation
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GCSE Ecology new spec for Foundation: Adaptation

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Based on the AQA specification (references included), but would work for other exam boards. Exam style questions, with approximate grades given. Two levels of worksheet for differentiation. Explores structural, functional and behavioural adaptation. Useful as a homework, revision lesson, cover lesson, part of a lesson, catch up sheet (absent students) or as part of an independent study for triple students where lesson-time is tight. Takes about 20 minutes to complete Answers included as a separate document.
GCSE biology menstrual cycle: 'menst side story' and comprehension questions
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GCSE biology menstrual cycle: 'menst side story' and comprehension questions

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Story with characters, such as Rogen, Protesterone and Lieutenant Hormone, loosely based on West side story as a conflict between Ovary land and Pituicity. The story is made easier for foundation students by having the main points underlined and colour-coded for different characters (hormones). Comprehension questions are included to test the learning after the story. A recording of the story is embedded in the powerpoint for your convenience. objectives: subject knowledge, revision technique, consolidation differentiation: foundation and higher tier stories and questions good for: part of a lesson, e.g. starter, revision, homework, part of a cover lesson. could be used for more able KS3 PLEASE NOTE: this resource is included in the foundation and higher menstrual cycle and contraception lessons, if you prefer to purchase this with the other resources too
GCSE Biology Higher new spec Ecology Adaptation worksheet
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GCSE Biology Higher new spec Ecology Adaptation worksheet

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Based on the AQA specification (references included), but would work for other exam boards. Exam style questions, with approximate grades given for differentiation. Explores structural, functional and behavioural adaptation. Includes maths calculations for surface area to volume ratio, with challenge. Useful as a homework, revision lesson, cover lesson or as part of an independent study for triple students where lesson-time is tight. Takes about 30 minutes to complete Answers included as a separate document.