Financial awareness- An Introduction

Financial awareness- An Introduction

An inspiring classroom resource for introducing the fundamentals of money management. Learners will identify the difference between wants and needs, undertake a series of exciting challenges and debate a range of helpful tips to avoid debt in the future.
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The functions and role of money

The functions and role of money

A whole lesson in which students will determine the functions of money, investigate the factors that affect the role of money and analyse how financial needs change at different life stages. including notes, a carousel activity and a quiz. Teacher guidance included. Supports the delivery of the personal finance curriculum. Also covers content of the new BTEC Level 3 in Business- Unit 3.
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BTEC Business Personal Finance Kit

BTEC Business Personal Finance Kit

A range of unique activities and power-points to keep your KS5 pupils engaged while covering Section A of unit 3- Personal Finance, BTEC Business.
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The Business Game

The Business Game

Welcome to the annual Business Games. 4 rounds of enthralling business challenges where students compete for Gold, Silver and Bronze positions. Engage learners in this exciting classroom activity while testing their understanding in 4 key areas- Marketing, Finance, Operations and Human Resources. Includes interactive tasks, teacher/ student guidance, and countdown timers. Designed to last around 30 minutes. Can be edited to suit learners needs. Print selected slides or offer dry-wipe boards/ paper to aid activities. Suitable for GCSE students and all examining boards
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BTEC Business- Unit 5 International Business

BTEC Business- Unit 5 International Business

BTEC Business- International Business power-point resource. Covers key elements of unit 5 including- What is international business? The advantages and disadvantages of trading internationally; barriers to international trade; trade agreements and international business etiquette. Includes case study examples and Q&A for student engagement and interaction.
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Technology in 2018- Picture Quiz Challenge

Technology in 2018- Picture Quiz Challenge

An engaging interactive power-point quiz which covers the various types of technology used in business today. Learners can work in groups to identify the types of technology in the picture clues. They will also face the challenge of explaining the advantages and disadvantages of using each type of technology. Can be used as an active learning task or for reinforcement of subject knowledge. Complements the new AQA GCSE in Business Studies- Influences on Business (technology); but can be used as part of any lesson related to technology.
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A lesson in Cryptocurrency

A lesson in Cryptocurrency

A complete lesson in Cryptocurrency for beginners. From bartering with animals and grain to digital currency.... money has taken an incredible journey over time! The most recent phenomena in the world of finance is Cryptocurrency; but can it actually be considered as money? How does it work and what is all the hype? All these questions and more are tackled in this captivating lesson resource. Includes group and pair activities, printable slides for worksheets, and teacher notes (including timings). This lesson has been designed to last 90 minutes, but can easily be adapted to suit the teachers requirements.
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BTEC Business Personal Finance Kit

BTEC Business Personal Finance Kit

A range of unique activities and power-points to keep your KS5 pupils engaged while covering Section A of unit 3- Personal Finance, BTEC Business.
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Santas sleighs and chimneys

Santas sleighs and chimneys

Engage your students in key topic revision with this festive spin on the classic snakes and ladders board game. With a variety of key principles and command words this resource is designed to enhance your students GCSE Business knowledge and exam technique in a fun and challenging manner; all in the spirit of Christmas.
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The functions and role of money

The functions and role of money

A whole lesson in which students will determine the functions of money, investigate the factors that affect the role of money and analyse how financial needs change at different life stages. including notes, a carousel activity and a quiz. Teacher guidance included. Supports the delivery of the personal finance curriculum. Also covers content of the new BTEC Level 3 in Business- Unit 3.
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Unit 6 Principles of Management- Management functions and roles

Unit 6 Principles of Management- Management functions and roles

Supports BTEC National in Business- Unit 6 Principles of Management-Section A. This resource has been designed to enhance students understanding through application of context. From the basic 6 functions of management through to Henry Mintzbergs' management roles, students will engage in activities that stimulate their thinking and cement their understanding. Detailed feedback/ answers included for ease of delivery.
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Management styles and skills

Management styles and skills

Bring the fun back to learning with this exciting classroom resource. Test your students understanding of management styles and skills with 3 rounds of challenging questions. Designed specifically for BTEC National in Business Unit 6- Principles of Management (Learning Aim B). Each round has a unique twist- Say what you see, Which management style?, and a multiple choice questions round. All answers included. Lesson time- Approx 30 mins.
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Definitions of leadership and management

Definitions of leadership and management

This activity packed resource takes students through the various definitions of leaderhsip and management. Students work in groups to complete management challenges and tasks, work independently to investigate theory and particpate in class debates. Includes teacher notes and guidance. Timing- 3 hours (approx.). Supports BTEC National Diploma in Business- Unit 6 Principles of Management (Section A).
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Techniques to meet skills requirements

Techniques to meet skills requirements

This student led resource includes a range of engaging activities covering the key elements of management techniques for meeting workforce need. Real business context applied throughout to aid student understanding. Supports BTEC National in Business Unit 6 (Learning Aim D).
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Motivation in the  workplace

Motivation in the workplace

Teach your learners the meaning, benefits and theories of motivation in this activity packed lesson resource. Includes teacher notes, questions and answers, case study material, debates and a quiz plenary. Aligns with the BTEC National in Business, Unit 6, Learning Aim D; but also suitable for a range of other specifications at both KS5 and KS4 (including OCR and AQA). Covers 2-3 hours of lesson time.
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Unit 6 Principles of management bundle

Unit 6 Principles of management bundle

This bundle supports the BTEC National Diploma in Business Unit 6- Principles of Management (learning aims a - d). PowerPoint presentations, classroom activities, quizzes and worksheets; all accompanied with teacher notes and answers. Save yourself time and money with this bundle of high quality resources.
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Fiedler's Contingency Model

Fiedler's Contingency Model

Supports BTEC National in Business Unit 6- Principles of Management- Section A (Definitions of Management and Leadership). This resource is sure to thoroughly engage learners as they reflect upon real life situations and get to grips with the concepts of LPCs, task-based and relationship- based management. Timing- 1 hour lesson.
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66 Questions- on Personal Finance

66 Questions- on Personal Finance

Set your students onto the pathway of financial literacy with this excellent resource covering the various elements of Personal Finance, including money management, banking and currency. Contains Numeracy and Literacy components. Works extremely well as a group/ team based activity. Answers included.
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Human resource planning- Crossword

Human resource planning- Crossword

Challenge your students with this human resource planning crossword. Suitable for a range of business related courses including BTEC National in Business- Unit 6 Principles of Management. Answers included.
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Communicating with Customers- Unit 3 (Section B) BTEC National in Business

Communicating with Customers- Unit 3 (Section B) BTEC National in Business

This resource complements the Unit 3 Personal and Business Finance specification for BTEC National Level 3 in Business. The resource works alongside the Pearson text book, with original questions to test student knowledge of the different methods that Banks communicate with customers, along with the strengths and drawbacks of each method. Students higher level skills in analysis are also developed with use of writing frames and key word connectives.
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