Enzymes! An engaging A-Level Introduction for AQA/OCR - 2 Hour Lesson

Enzymes! An engaging A-Level Introduction for AQA/OCR - 2 Hour Lesson

This lesson is designed to introduce the Idea of Enzymes as Biological Catalysts to your students, in an engaging, comprehensive and varied way! Using a variety of activities to test AfL and show progress, this lesson will give your students a great head start! Rated outstanding when taught. Included in this lesson is the Whole Lesson Powerpoint, 2 sets of exam questions and the corresponding Mark Scheme answers, a progress-checking starter, and a full, comprehensive Lesson Plan, that has timings, differentiation, and everything you could possibly need covered! The Lesson covers: - What are Enzymes? - Enzyme Disorders - Enzyme Structures - Enzyme Reactions - Activation Energies - Induced Fit Hypothesis - Characteristics of Enzymes - Enzymes in Medicine - Measuring Enzyme Effects
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Food, Digestion and Nutrition! An engaging KS3/KS4 Lesson

Food, Digestion and Nutrition! An engaging KS3/KS4 Lesson

This lesson is designed to be a fun, engaging introduction to Food, Nutrition and Digestion! It can be used for KS3 or low ability KS4 and has enough materials for 2-3 hours worth of teaching time! Included is the full lesson powerpoint, packed with activities, a choice of two starter activities, and a main worksheet task! This lesson covers: - Organs of the Digestive System - Food and the Food Groups - All the nutrients, what they are used for, where you can find them - What is food labelling? - What is a balanced diet? - Food deficiencies and unbalanced diets - What are enzymes - Basic introduction of the enzyme process - Thematic Activity where students pretend to be a piece of toast - Bonus literacy activity where students prevent the KFC Colonel taking over the world
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An introduction to Money! An EAL and Life Skills Lesson

An introduction to Money! An EAL and Life Skills Lesson

This lesson is designed to introduce the idea of Money to your students, in an engaging, comprehensive and varied way! Using a variety of activities to test AfL and show progress, this lesson will give your students a great head start! Rated outstanding when taught. Included in this bundle are two Whole Lesson Powerpoints and a starter worksheet to get your students learning about money and it's importance in the world! This is aimed at EAL students that are new to the country, and students studying a Life Skills or Citizenship program, to help them become independent and functioning members of society! The Lesson covers: - What is Money - What other types of Money are there? - What types of Money are in the UK? - When could you need money? - How much money is in the purse? - What if you don't have enough Money? - How would you pay for the following things? - CASE STUDIES - Are these people making the right decisions with their money? - Evaluating how other people spend their money - Literacy Task for students, trying to convince someone to spend their money wisely!
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Life Skills! 5 Lesson Bundle

Life Skills! 5 Lesson Bundle

Save yourself £5.00 with this 5 lesson Life Skills Bundle! Only £1 per lesson :) This bundle focuses on Introducing the Course, Interacting with Others, Personal Hygiene, Success and Drink/Drugs/Smoking. Each lesson is unique and uses an array of different tools, activities, plans and case studies to get it's messages across. I am also on hand if you need any further advice/support or tweaks!
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Growth and Adolescence! A KS3 Biology lesson on Puberty and Growth

Growth and Adolescence! A KS3 Biology lesson on Puberty and Growth

This lesson is designed to teach your students about growth and adolescence in a fun and informative way, giving your students the core knowledge that they need for this Unit :) Included in this lesson is: - The Whole-Lesson Powerpoint with activities and information - A fully comprehensive Lesson Plan with AFL, timings, differentiation and curriculum links - A stretch and challenge word search activity, where students use their knowledge to find the words - A body labelling task, where students show their knowledge of Puberty! - My support if there are any tweaks or help that you need!
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Biodiversity and its importance! An A Level Biology Lesson OCR/AQA

Biodiversity and its importance! An A Level Biology Lesson OCR/AQA

This lesson is designed to introduce the idea of Biodiversity to your students, in an engaging, comprehensive and varied way! Using a variety of activities to test AfL and show progress, this lesson will give your students a great head start! Rated outstanding when taught. Included in this lesson is the Whole Lesson Powerpoint and 1 set of exam questions! The Lesson covers: - What is Biodiversity? - Biodiversity Keywords - The 3 Levels of Biodiversity, and examples of each! - Measuring Biodiversity - Species Richness - Simpson's index with examples and student questions - Threats to Biodiversity - Extinct Species - Species close to extinction
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KS3/4 Science Engaging Cover Worksheets

KS3/4 Science Engaging Cover Worksheets

Need to set some quick Science Cover for your classes? No problem with these engaging Cover Worksheets! They focus on Chemistry and Biology There are two full and interactive worksheets which will take between 1-2 hours each to complete, with a range of activities from; in-built word searches, fill in the blanks, content questions, pair match up, drawing activities and data analysis. There is also one Chemistry Recap sheet which should take around 15 minutes to complete, and can be used as a long starter/revision tool for GCSE Classes. All content covered aims towards GCSE, and students can use their exercise books, textbooks, computers or IPads to complete the work that has been set. If there are any issues, or you need some extra assistance, please let me know and I will make any tweaks necessary!
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Introduction to Microscopes and Cells! A KS3/4 Resource

Introduction to Microscopes and Cells! A KS3/4 Resource

This resource is designed to be an engaging platform that teaches your students the concept of what microscopes and cells are! It is aimed at KS3 but can be used for lower ability KS4 or EAL/SEND students, covering: - What is a microscope? What does it do? (With some fun and surprising examples!) - What has cells? What doesn't have cells? - Plant and Animal Cells, their differences, and what each organelle does - AfL Questions - A quiz at the end! - Also included is a wordsearch starter, and a challenging homework! If there is any further support that you need once you have purchased this resource, please just let me know and I will make the necessary tweaks!
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Back to School KS3 Science!

Back to School KS3 Science!

This bundle gives you a head-start when planning for the new academic year! With an exciting 5 lesson scheme of work covering Atoms, Elements, Mixtures and Separations, an Introduction to Microscopes and Cells, as well as some engaging whole-lesson worksheets that can be used whenever! These lessons can be used with your classes over and over again, and will provide that exciting start to the year to get both yourself and your classes motivated for September!
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Introduction to the Periodic Table, Atoms, Elements and Compounds!

Introduction to the Periodic Table, Atoms, Elements and Compounds!

This is a bundle of two engaging lessons containing various activities, to help teach students the concept of Atoms, Elements, Compounds and the Periodic Table. There is also a Periodic Table puzzle activity that students can complete as a lesson task or homework. It introduces real-world examples of when mixtures and the periodic table can go wrong, and has video links to keep your students interested and wanting to find out more! Also if there are any tweaks or support once you have purchased this resource, I am on-hand to help out :)
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Atoms, Mixtures, Compounds and Separations! An exciting 5 Lesson Scheme of Work!

Atoms, Mixtures, Compounds and Separations! An exciting 5 Lesson Scheme of Work!

Can your students save the world? Or survive after being marooned on a desert island? With the knowledge and activities stored within this mini scheme of work, they will be able to! This scheme is aimed at KS3 but can be used for KS4 as well, and follows many GCSE themes that students will need to know! There are 2 big scenarios for students to work out, and practical instructions for when they get investigative! I have used this for years with my current classes and it is always a big hit, teaching what can sometimes be seen as a tricky/dull concept! This bundle contains 5 whole lesson presentations, all packed with lots of activities, graphics, important information and AFL opportunities. Alongside this there are 7 different activities, ranging from word searches to compound match ups, unscrambling tasks and planning sheets for students to join the United Nations/decide how they are going to get off their desert island using the apparatus available and the knowledge they have learned! Finally, there is also an interactive end of scheme assessment which reviews all the students learning in a fun and comprehensive way! There is plenty of opportunity for personalisation also, for you to use your students names and the name of your school :) Any issues? Please let me know and I will make any tweaks necessary!
MrHooperSSA
Extinction Time! A GCSE Lesson on Extinction and Speciation

Extinction Time! A GCSE Lesson on Extinction and Speciation

This lesson is designed to teach students the concept of Speciation, Extinction and Conservation in a fun, engaging and interesting way. It shows images of already extinct animals, some of them a bit strange, and educates students on why this is. It also makes the students plot the extinction of the human race, using storyboards and a range of preset extinction scenarios! The bundle includes the whole lesson presentation, a lesson plan, an extinction wordsearch, and the extinction storyboard for the students to complete. If you download this resource and need any further assistance, please just let me know and I'll be happy to make any tweaks/offer any assistance :)
MrHooperSSA
Forces Introduction - New GCSE Physics Spec

Forces Introduction - New GCSE Physics Spec

This resource consists of two lessons and a word search task for students. It focuses on Forces, Gravity, Gravity Calculations and Contact/Non-Contact Forces, as per the new AQA GCSE Trilogy/Triple Specification, however this should suit any exam board. It is designed to be engaging and brings in real world hooks and engaging videos to pull student in to this exciting new topic! I am also on hand to help with any queries or tweaks that you might need help with too!
MrHooperSSA
Medical Physics Lesson - An exciting comparison of X-Ray, CT Scans & MRI Scans

Medical Physics Lesson - An exciting comparison of X-Ray, CT Scans & MRI Scans

This lesson is designed to be an engaging and exciting activity for students to learn about X-Rays, CT Scans, MRI Scans and the differences between them. It can be used for the new Triple GCSE Specification, or for BTEC/A Level Physics Students. It begins by introducing the techniques and assessing the students prior knowledge of these. Afterwards, the students are given one of 6 different worksheets, representing an NHS Hospital, they then have to 'network' with their peers to obtain the full information and fill in their sheet. This is done on a timer, so expect a lot of excitement! Afterwards the students are faced with 3 different A&E Scenarios, where they must decide how to scan each critical patient, using the information filled in on their sheets. If they get it wrong, their patient could die! At the end of the lesson, they will then come back to their starter and show the progress that they have made during your lesson. This lesson was recently rated outstanding during observation. Attached is the full Lesson Plan, the 6 'Hospital' Sheets, the full lesson Powerpoint, and the Starter/Plenary Task. If you need further help with this resource, I will be on hand to offer guidance/tweaks if necessary. Enjoy! :)
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Interacting with others! A Life Skills/Citizenship lesson for students

Interacting with others! A Life Skills/Citizenship lesson for students

This resource helps students to gain a social understanding, and to see when certain social interactions are appropriate, and when some aren't. The lesson involves engaging the students as much as possible, and them creating a storyboard based on what they have learned. Included in the bundle is a wordsearch starter, a whole-lesson powerpoint and a storyboard plenary for the students.
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Drink, Drugs and Smoking! A Life Skills/Citizenship lesson for students

Drink, Drugs and Smoking! A Life Skills/Citizenship lesson for students

In this lesson, students are introduced to the issues surrounding Drink, Drugs, Smoking and Peer Pressure, and are shown the impacts and lifestyle damage that each of these things can bring. It makes the student evaluate choices that they themselves and others have made, and allows them to judge others, as well as themselves. This lesson was recently rated outstanding in an observation. Attached is a lesson plan, with differentiation and other activities/ideas, and a whole lesson powerpoint with a range of activities. This is aimed at all ages of students, and should take between 2-3 hours to complete.
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Distance and Displacement! AQA New GCSE Spec - Full Lesson

Distance and Displacement! AQA New GCSE Spec - Full Lesson

This lesson focuses on the difference between Distance and Displacement, and uses 1 humorous scenario, and one focusing on the Shoreham Air Disaster, for students to draw and describe distance time and displacement-time graphs. There are lots of activities for students to complete, and it is designed to be exciting, engaging and thought-provoking. Included is the whole-lesson presentation, and questions for the students to complete.
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Study Skills and Personal Organisation! Whole Lesson and Activity Booklet

Study Skills and Personal Organisation! Whole Lesson and Activity Booklet

This lesson is designed to be engaging, creative and fun! It helps the students to understand what Study Skills are, and why Personal Organisation is important. There is a run-along activity booklet that the students use throughout the lesson to help compound understanding as well. The lesson uses humour, real-life stories, and student involvement to get it's point across, and the lesson gets the students to build a study timetable, make promises to themselves, avoid poor study choices, and even hunt for things to make them successful in a word search format! If there's any more information you need if you purchase this lesson, let me know and I will make the tweaks/walk it through with you :)
MrHooperSSA
What is Success? A Life Skills/Citizenship lesson for students

What is Success? A Life Skills/Citizenship lesson for students

This resource works on what the students define as successful and challenges those concepts. This uses real-life case studies of both famous and nonfamous people, and asks students to comment on how people look, act and present themselves in terms of success, and asks them how they are going to become more successful in their lives. This lesson has been graded outstanding. There is a full lesson plan including differentiation, a presentation for the whole lesson, a starter task and a plenary task. I am also available to help if there are any queries or anything more you would like help with once you have purchased the resource, many thanks! :)
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Personal Hygiene! A Life Skills/Citizenship lesson for students

Personal Hygiene! A Life Skills/Citizenship lesson for students

In this lesson, students are introduced to good hygiene, and are asked to judge others based on their personal hygiene. This gives them an awareness of their own hygiene levels. They learn the importance of good hygiene, and when they need to practice it, as well as showing them the skills to practice good hygiene with. This lesson has been rated outstanding. Included is the lesson plan for this, which shows differentiation, other tasks you can try, and a step-by step guide to the lesson. There is also a whole lesson powerpoint, and a hygiene activity to the students to complete, discuss and hand in! I am also on hand if you need any tweaks, help, or additional guidance! Enjoy :)
MrHooperSSA
Life Skill Lesson 1 - Student Introduction

Life Skill Lesson 1 - Student Introduction

This resource is aimed at low-ability students who have been directed to complete a Life-Skills course. It presents Life Skills as a fun and exciting course, and introduces the students to each other, and allows the teacher to get to know the students and make Assessment for Learning judgements based on their speaking skills, listening skills and writing skills. Graded Outstanding when observed. The worksheet allows you to put in your own schools name and personalize the resource. There is also the main interview task which has been extremely well received when used. Alongside this, I will also be on hand to assist anyone who has purchased this resource and needs things changing/help with delivery :)
MrHooperSSA