Break even mini test

Break even mini test

In class test paper (total 50 marks) that assesses student's knowledge and understanding of break even analysis. topics include fixed vs variable costs, calculation of profit/ contribution/ break even output, drawing a break even chart, calculating margin of safety and limitations of break even. A mixture of small and medium size mark questions. Aimed at GCSE Business students, but could be used with AS Business students (mark scheme provided for all calculations. test paper is saved as a word doc for ease of editing).
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AQA year 1 A-level Business mini test 5

AQA year 1 A-level Business mini test 5

For use when teaching AQA AS Level Business (7131). Covers content in unit 1 'what is business', unit 2 ‘managers, leaders and decision making’, unit 3 ‘decision making to improve marketing performance’, unit ‘4 decision making to improve operational performance’, unit 5 ‘decision making to improve financial performance’ and unit 6 ‘decision making to improve human resource performance’. A 65min assessment (55 marks) that can be used in class to test student's knowledge and understanding. includes MCQ, short mark questions (including calculations) and 1 case study and essay based question. Can be used as a landmark assessment. Front page encourages student reflection. Mark scheme is included at the end of the document. Assessment is in word doc for ease of editing.
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Shortlisting CVs activity

Shortlisting CVs activity

A fictional case study about Holister recruiting for a Customer Service Adviser. students work in teams to assess 4 different CVs and justify who they would like to shortlist, based of the job description and person specification on the brief. an excellent exercise when teaching recruitment and generating class discussion. Aimed at GCSE students, but could be used for Yr1 A-level students as well. both docs are editable if you wish to amend.
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Technology in retail activity

Technology in retail activity

An excellent resource for when teaching the impact of technology in retail/ tertiary sector businesses. useful as a teamwork exercise in class. 3 elements involved: - presentation with quick starter exercise on key facts on slide 1. there is a brief introduction on slide 2 and main activity instructions on slide 3, linking to the other two elements below. - case study examples (x10) of different businesses examples, explaining pros and cons. - case study grid is a worksheet for students to fill in, 'pulling' out information from the various case studies and analysing advantages and disadvantages of the technology that they use. Aimed at GCSE Business students but can also be used with yr1 A-level Business students. all docs are ediable for ease of teacher's use.
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Types of organisation culture case studies

Types of organisation culture case studies

A brief powerpoint presentation that introduces the 4 types of organisation culture (based off Charles Handy's theory) and provides 2 group tasks where students can discuss, apply and analyse the types of cultures. Aimed at year 2 A-level Business students. Saved as an editable presentation for ease of use and modification.
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Sources of finance worksheets- differentiated

Sources of finance worksheets- differentiated

Two worksheets that assess student's knowledge and understanding in regards to choosing the right sources of finance in relation to fictional scenarios. one worksheet is for more able, and the other worksheet can be used to support the less able students in accessing and applying learning. Aimed at GCSE Business students, but could be used with Year 1 A-level students as well. worksheets are editable for ease of teacher's use and modification. suggested answers for the 'hard' worksheet.
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Sectors of the economy worksheets

Sectors of the economy worksheets

2 sectors of the economy worksheets, supporting students to understand key terms (like de- industrialisation, automation and interdependence) and interpreting economic data. Aimed at GCSE business students, but could be used with a-level students. docs are saved as a word doc for ease of editing. no mark scheme provided.
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exchange rates worksheets

exchange rates worksheets

2 different exchange rate worksheets for helping students to understanding the impact of exchange rate changes on imports and exports. Aimed at GCSE business students, but could be used with yr1 A-level business students as well. docs are saved as a word doc for ease of editing. no mark scheme provided.
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Types of leader exam practice question

Types of leader exam practice question

A fictional case study about Nandos and students need to complete the extended writing question task by discussing whether they should hire an democratic or autocratic leader. can be completed individually or in pairs in class, or as a homework task. Aimed at GCSE Business students but could be used with Yr1 A-level Business students. Saved in 'Word' for ease of editing. no mark scheme provided.
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Business location case study

Business location case study

A excellent case study to support students with considering quantitative and qualitative factors that influence the choice of location for a business start up. framed as a fictional newspaper report, students work in teams to review the 5 options and then feedback on their choice of location and justify why. Aimed at GCSE Business students, but could be used with yr1 A-level Business students as well. saved as a word doc for ease of editing.
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network analysis worksheet

network analysis worksheet

a fictional case study that assesses student's understanding of critical path analysis/ network analysis. useful exam practice questions which students can complete for homework or in class. Aimed at Business A-level students. doc is saved in 'Word' for ease of editing. model answer of CPA diagram is included.
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Motivation in practice case study

Motivation in practice case study

A 2 page worksheet on a fictional case study with 2 practice exam questions- 'analyse' and 'evaluate'. suitable for A-level but could be used for GCSE. useful as a homework exercise. worksheet is saved as a 'word' doc for ease of editing. no mark scheme provided.
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Interpreting an organisation chart worksheet

Interpreting an organisation chart worksheet

A simple organisation chart exercise (1 page) based off my previous school setting. includes basic questions that assess student's understanding of organisation types, span of control, line of communication and de-layering. Aimed at GCSE students. Activity is saved as a word doc for ease of editing. No mark scheme provided.
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Shortlisting CVs activity

Shortlisting CVs activity

A fictional case study about Holister recruiting for a Customer Service Adviser. students work in teams to assess 4 different CVs and justify who they would like to shortlist, based of the job description and person specification on the brief. an excellent exercise when teaching recruitment and generating class discussion. Aimed at GCSE students, but could be used for Yr1 A-level students as well. both docs are editable if you wish to amend.
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SWOT analysis case study worksheets

SWOT analysis case study worksheets

2 different case studies that demands students to draw up an applied SWOT analysis and make recommendations. excellent resource for students to complete independently or in groups. Aimed at A-level Business students, but could be used with GCSE Business students. (solutions provided. saved as a word doc for ease of editing).
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Balance scorecard worksheet

Balance scorecard worksheet

A useful summary worksheet that describes the purpose of Businesses using Kaplan and Norton's balance scorecard model to assess business performance. there is a grid for students to fill in, explaining the importance of each of the 4 perspectives, and an extension task of 'it depends on' factors to be considered. Aimed at Business A-level students. (saved as a word doc for ease of editing).
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Critical Path Analysis worksheet (hard)

Critical Path Analysis worksheet (hard)

A challenging critical path analysis worksheet for your most able students to use, based on a fictional case study of a school launching an 'Indulgence evening'. A useful group work exercise. Aimed at A-level Business students. (solutions provided. saved as a word doc for ease of editing).
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Intellectual property worksheet

Intellectual property worksheet

A quick in class worksheet that helps students to understand the differences between patent, trademark and copyright. a useful stimulus for discussion. Aimed at A-level Business students. (Saved as a word doc for ease of editing).
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Business ownership mini test

Business ownership mini test

A mini test paper (total 50 marks) to assess student's knowledge and understanding of Business ownership structures- sole traders, partnerships, limited companies and franchises. A variety of small mark and medium mark size questions (highest is 8 marks). Aimed at GCSE Business students. (No mark scheme. Assessment is saved as a word doc for ease of editing)
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Business Ethics mini test

Business Ethics mini test

A 60 minute in class test (5 long mark questions) that assesses student's understanding of business ethics, CSR and responding to pressure groups. case study included to support student's application skills. Aimed at AS/A2 Business students. (no mark scheme, saved as word doc for ease of editing)
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HRM and people in business mini test

HRM and people in business mini test

A mini test paper (total 70 marks) to assess student's knowledge and understanding of HRM- organisation charts, tall vs flat structures, Maslow's hierarchy of needs, financial vs non financial incentives, types of training, trade unions and the recruitment process . A variety of small mark and medium mark size questions (highest is 6 marks). Aimed at GCSE Business students. (No mark scheme. Assessment is saved as a word doc for ease of editing)
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Operations and production mini test

Operations and production mini test

A mini test paper (total 50 marks) to assess student's knowledge and understanding of Business operations and management- break even, economies of scale, automation, types of production, TQM and types of intergration . A variety of small mark and medium mark size questions (highest is 10 marks). Aimed at GCSE Business students. (No mark scheme. Assessment is saved as a word doc for ease of editing)
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7Ps of the marketing mix worksheets

7Ps of the marketing mix worksheets

Two different summary revision worksheets that assesses student's understanding of the 7Ps of the marketing mix. The recap worksheet covers key terms and prompts students for analysis of importance of each P. the integrating the marketing mix activity is an application exercise that can be completed individually or in pairs/teams. Aimed at Yr1 A-level Business students. (both docs can be edited for ease of teacher's use).
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