Parachutes/ air resistance lesson

Parachutes/ air resistance lesson

Fully resourced lesson on air resistance/ parachutes. I used for KS2 but could use for KS3. Links to forces and motion topic. Practical write up sheet and quick assessment. Need to order: Equipment to make parachutes timers
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Germination lesson

Germination lesson

Lesson on Germination. Includes a number of activities such as a card sort, work sheets and practical activity. Will need to order: Pots, soil wet tissue may do, cress seeds or similar fast growing plants.
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Photosynthesis and limiting factors lesson

Photosynthesis and limiting factors lesson

GCSE lesson based on limiting factors of photosynthesis and photosynthesis in industry. Testing a leaf for starch practical and fully differentiated lesson maps to guide pupils through the lesson. Made using SOLO taxonomy.
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Menstrual cycle lesson

Menstrual cycle lesson

Lesson on the menstrual cycle. Different sheets depending on the ability of pupils. QQT, crossword and wordsearch could be used as plenary or starter activities.
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Contraception lesson

Contraception lesson

GCSE lesson on cntraception based on micro teaching. Allocate a type of contraception to each pupil get them to research info about it and teach to others in the class.
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Ceramics, polymers and composites lesson

Ceramics, polymers and composites lesson

Key stage 3 lesson on polymers, composites and ceramics. I got some examples of items belonging to each group then pupils do an information hunt print out sheets and put them by items. QQT for plenary. ceramics: plant pots, plates etc composites: bricks, kevlar Polymers: tights, plastic bags
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Photosynthesis GCSE lesson

Photosynthesis GCSE lesson

Lesson based on photosynthesis at GCSE level. Included is powerpoint,plan and lesson map which is fully differentiated based on SOLO taxonomy.
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Seed dispersal lesson

Seed dispersal lesson

Powerpoint and worksheet for a lesson on seed dispersal. Includes a number of tasks for pupils. I have also included a seed helicopter resource which can be used as a practical to measure the speed at which different sized seeds drop to the ground. Need to order: A selection of seeds ( or cut out the ones on the seed laminates document) If you wanted to do helicopters (metre rulers, stop watches)
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Plant reproduction and pollination lesson

Plant reproduction and pollination lesson

Everything I have on pollination and plant reproduction. A few different activities to try such as: flower dissection, pin the label on the flower, crossword, various diagrams to label and an exam question. Need to order: White tile, tweezers, scalpels, flowers, sticky back plastic for flower dissection
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Photosynthesis resources

Photosynthesis resources

Loads of resources on photosynthesis. PPT would be a intro lesson with activities to support this. You could use most of these resources in a revision or cover lessons easily.
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Measuring Distribution lesson

Measuring Distribution lesson

GCSE lesson looking at measuring distribution. Includes ppt, plan, and lesson map. I took the class out on the field to measure the distribution of daisies to enter data on lesson map.
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Selective breeding lesson

Selective breeding lesson

GCSE lesson on selective breeding looking at the advantages and disadvantages of farming and dog breeding. Great discussion points. Includes opinion cards where pupils can argue for different peoples opinions.
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Transport in plants lesson

Transport in plants lesson

GCSE lesson on transport and transpiration in plants. Includes exam questions and revision resources. Also includes practical as an alternative lesson.
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Specialised cells lesson

Specialised cells lesson

Key stage 3 lesson on specialised cells. Includes worksheet and information hunt for higher ability and speed dating for lower ability.
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Ionic bonding

Ionic bonding

GCSE lesson on ionic bonding. Great demo involving students. Worksheet and exam questions included.
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Change of state / heating curve lesson

Change of state / heating curve lesson

Kay stage 3 lesson introducing change of state by carrying out the melting stearic acid practical. Worksheets and timers included. Will need to order: Stearic acid Bunsens Clamp stand Beakers thermometer timer LOs Carry out safe, accurate practical. Identify changes in state. Draw an appropriate graph. Describe change in state. Explain how state change occurs.
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Parachutes/ air resistance lesson

Parachutes/ air resistance lesson

Fully resourced lesson on air resistance/ parachutes. I used for KS2 but could use for KS3. Links to forces and motion topic. Practical write up sheet and quick assessment. Need to order: Equipment to make parachutes timers
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Introductory lesson to particles

Introductory lesson to particles

Kay stage 3 lesson introducing particle arrangement of solids, liquids and gases. Differentiation throughout in form of questioning and activities. Peer assessment included. Worksheets and timers included. Will need to order: Cornflour/ custard powder (non-newtonian fluid) molymods (modelling particle model) LOs Recall the physical properties of the states of matter. Use the particle model to explain the differences in properties. Evaluate the particle model.
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