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1A Student Work Book

1A Student Work Book

BTEC Level 2 Animal Care Student Work Book 1A Exam Unit This is covering the learning content of each section from the specific unit e.g. section 2A before the assignment . The worksheets each have a Learning Question (LQ) as a title e.g. What PPE would you use? They are to be used by the teacher in whatever way you see fit, some are more individual research LQ and some can be done as homework and some as class discussion. I have tried to include maths skills and literacy where necessary for example weight loss table for the students to draw bar graph or media article for reading skills and comprehension. Please note some sheets are individually for sale. Any mistakes are my own.
NaomiJackman
1B Student Workbook

1B Student Workbook

BTEC Level 2 Animal Care Student Work Book 1B Exam Unit This is covering the learning content of each section from the specific unit e.g. section 2A before the assignment . The worksheets each have a Learning Question (LQ) as a title e.g. What PPE would you use? They are to be used by the teacher in whatever way you see fit, some are more individual research LQ and some can be done as homework and some as class discussion. I have tried to include maths skills and literacy where necessary for example weight loss table for the students to draw bar graph or media article for reading skills and comprehension. Please note some sheets are individually for sale. Any mistakes are my own.
NaomiJackman
1C student Workbook

1C student Workbook

BTEC Level 2 Animal Care Student Work Book 1C Exam Unit This is covering the learning content of each section from the specific unit e.g. section 2A before the assignment . The worksheets each have a Learning Question (LQ) as a title e.g. What PPE would you use? They are to be used by the teacher in whatever way you see fit, some are more individual research LQ and some can be done as homework and some as class discussion. I have tried to include maths skills and literacy where necessary for example weight loss table for the students to draw bar graph or media article for reading skills and comprehension. Please note some sheets are individually for sale. Any mistakes are my own.
NaomiJackman
3C Student Workbook

3C Student Workbook

BTEC Level 2 Animal Care Student Work Book 3B Exam Unit This is covering the learning content of each section from the specific unit e.g. section 2A before the assignment . The worksheets each have a Learning Question (LQ) as a title e.g. What PPE would you use? They are to be used by the teacher in whatever way you see fit, some are more individual research LQ and some can be done as homework and some as class discussion. I have tried to include maths skills and literacy where necessary for example weight loss table for the students to draw bar graph or media article for reading skills and comprehension. Please note some sheets are individually for sale. Any mistakes are my own.
NaomiJackman
3B Student WorkBook

3B Student WorkBook

BTEC Level 2 Animal Care Student Work Book 3B Exam Unit This is covering the learning content of each section from the specific unit e.g. section 2A before the assignment . The worksheets each have a Learning Question (LQ) as a title e.g. What PPE would you use? They are to be used by the teacher in whatever way you see fit, some are more individual research LQ and some can be done as homework and some as class discussion. I have tried to include maths skills and literacy where necessary for example weight loss table for the students to draw bar graph or media article for reading skills and comprehension. Please note some sheets are individually for sale. Any mistakes are my own.
NaomiJackman
4A Student WorkBook

4A Student WorkBook

BTEC Level 2 Animal Care Student Work Book 4A Exam Unit This is covering the learning content of each section from the specific unit e.g. section 2A before the assignment . The worksheets each have a Learning Question (LQ) as a title e.g. What PPE would you use? They are to be used by the teacher in whatever way you see fit, some are more individual research LQ and some can be done as homework and some as class discussion. I have tried to include maths skills and literacy where necessary for example weight loss table for the students to draw bar graph or media article for reading skills and comprehension. Please note some sheets are individually for sale. Any mistakes are my own.
NaomiJackman
Animal Health Revision Activity Booklet

Animal Health Revision Activity Booklet

Unit 1 - BTEC Animal Care level 1/2 - A 12 page booklet with different activities (see list below) to overview the Unit 1 Exam. It focuses on the specified animals and also hard keywords, diseases etc. The activities are as follows: 1) TPR Keywords Anagrams 2) Dogs and Cats Crossword 3) All about Goats 4) Body Condition Score 5) 4 Long Answer Questions 6) Rabbit and Chicken Wordsearch 7) All about Bearded Dragons 8) Diseases and Parasites Crossword 9) Parasites Pictures We are doing a Saturday revision session before the exam in which I will be using this booklet. It could also be used in class as starters or as a homework booklet. If there are errors in crosswords especially please let me know, it is difficult to edit!
NaomiJackman
Unit 1 Exam Question Checklist

Unit 1 Exam Question Checklist

BTEC Animal Care Level 1 / 2 Unit 1 exam unit Booklet- a list of all / loads of questions based on the learning aims and specification using the Specified Animals – dog, cat, rabbit, goat, chicken and bearded dragon. Your students need to know the answers to all of these questions! I am using them to produce memory maps, revision poster and cue cards - question on one side answer on the other.
NaomiJackman
Daily Visual Checks - Animal Health

Daily Visual Checks - Animal Health

Animal Care Level1/Level 2 Unit 1 Animal Health Learning Aim A, Worksheet for lesson 1 daily visual checks. Match-up style activity with extension. Posture and Movement Checks for some of the specified commonly kept pets.
NaomiJackman
Animal Diseases Cards

Animal Diseases Cards

Unit 1 Animal Health - BTEC level 1/2 Animal Care - Animal Diseases 'top trump style' cards. I have used these to revise and learn the different diseases of the 6 specified animals. Each card includes the following: B,V or F; transmission, zoonotic / notifiable, animal(s) affected, symptoms and signs, treatments, preventions and then in the box at the bottom an interesting fact (not necessarily syllabus content related). There is also a photograph of either the microscopic disease or animal signs. MY students have found them helpful to train each other to identify which diseases are zoonotic or notifiable, they have grouped them too, noted similarities and differences between diseases etc. I hope your student find them helpful too. Any errors are my own but I would welcome feedback on errors or additions you might think will be helpful in the future.
NaomiJackman
Faecal Checks

Faecal Checks

Animal Care Level1/Level 2 Unit 1 Animal Health, Worksheet for lesson 6 on healthy vs unhealthy faeces in specified common pets. Included are photographs of healthy and unhealthy faeces. A3 enlargement may be advisable.
NaomiJackman
Health and Safety Legislation

Health and Safety Legislation

BTEC Animal Care Level 1 / 2 Unit 2 Legislation Match Up - using the 4 main laws and regulations - COSSH, Animal Welfare Act, Manual Handling, Health and Safety at Work with a description and how it relates to the animal industry. Suitable for more higher level students, as very wordy.
NaomiJackman
Unit 2 Topics A1 to A4 Power Point

Unit 2 Topics A1 to A4 Power Point

BTEC Animal Care Level 1 /2 Unit 2 Animal Handling - includes title, learning questions, success criteria (P/M/D). Each sheet follows the learning aims and SOW for topics A1 to A4. It is a useful resource as most sheets have pictures to stimulate discussion and note taking, some slides could be used as worksheets too, for example matching up reasons for handling with pictures or no handling examples. It can be used for all abilities.
NaomiJackman
General Appearance Check

General Appearance Check

Animal Care Level1/Level 2 Unit 1 Animal Health, Worksheet for lesson 8 general Appearance check including photographs of ill health 3 signs, plus a match up of the BCS. Research activity to find pictures of pet in each score category. Consolidates practical activity to score an animal like a dog or cat.
NaomiJackman
PPE and RIDDOR sheets

PPE and RIDDOR sheets

BTEC Animal Care level 1/2 Unit 2 sheets - 1) PPE easy match up sheet which I used as a starter, the students can then give at least 3 examples of when you would wear the PPE. 2) RIDDOR sheet has questions plus teacher sheet with answers, this could be given to the students as a reading comprehension exercise.
NaomiJackman
Behaviour & Temperament Cats & Dogs

Behaviour & Temperament Cats & Dogs

Animal Care Level1/Level 2 Unit 1 Animal Health, Worksheet for lesson 2 on Cats and Dogs behaviour and temperament, plus worksheet and research on signs of stress. Both sheets are to consolidate class work discussion.
NaomiJackman
Five Principles of Good Animal Welfare

Five Principles of Good Animal Welfare

BTEC Level 1 / Level 2 Animal Care Unit 3 Welfare - lesson 7 on the 5 principles of good animal welfare. There are two sheet to consider using 1) fill in the gaps sheet with keywords at the bottom - this is either a SEN or revision summary sheet or 2) titled blank boxes to write in their own versions of the principles with keywords at the bottom that they have to use at least once (as a challenge).
NaomiJackman
UK Animal Welfare Legisation

UK Animal Welfare Legisation

BTEC level 1 / level 2 Animal Care Unit 3 Welfare - Lessons 9 and 10 covering role of RSPCA in animal welfare and the different animal welfare legislation in the UK. Sheet 1 - Role of RSPCA Sheet 2 - Research fill in sheet with questions on the 5 legislations (welfare act, transport order, scientific procedures, dangerous dogs act and codes of practice) Sheet 3 - Students apply knowledge from sheet 2 to scenarios. Sheet 4 - teacher notes for Sheet 3 Further activity - RSPCA campaign "Do you give a monkey's?" gives a fascinating insight to non-human primates as pets and why the RCSPCA want to ban them. The leaflet can be downloaded from the RSPCA.
NaomiJackman
Responsibilities when Caring for Animals

Responsibilities when Caring for Animals

BTEC Level 1 / Level 2 Animal Care Unit 3 Welfare - lesson 12 on owning a pet for the first time. Six scenario cards which allows the students to focus on a specific situation: 1) A 14-year-old boy wants a reptile for his birthday... 2) A family wants a small companion pet for their daughter... 3) A family with two young children want to own a dog for the first time... 4) A family wants to start owning chickens for egg production... 5) A family with two young children want to get a rabbit... 6) A young adult is interested in owning a corn snake... Each card has a fact sheet task and things to consider when carrying out the task including space, cost and time. I recommend using leaflets from pet stores to use as examples.
NaomiJackman
Behaviour & Temperament in Chickens & Bearded Dragons

Behaviour & Temperament in Chickens & Bearded Dragons

Animal Care Level1/Level 2 Unit 1 Animal Health, Worksheet for lesson 4 on Chickens and Bearded dragons normal vs behaviour and stress/ illness. They are consolidation worksheets from class discussions. Includes chicken behaviour match-up and 4 signs of stress. Includes web addresses for information on bearded dragons with research task.
NaomiJackman
Urine Checks and Testing

Urine Checks and Testing

Animal Care Level1/Level 2 Unit 1 Animal Health, Worksheet for lesson 5 Urine Checks for the specified common pets. Includes youtube clip links on urine testing. Differences between urine and urates. Table to compare healthy urine vs unhealthy urine/urates. Sheet also to test 4 fake urine samples using dip stick method for pH, protein, glucose and blood. Fake urine can be made using marmite etc, look online for advice. Students can test each sample and suggest healthy or unhealthy urine sample.
NaomiJackman