The Solar System

The Solar System

Resources for several lessons on the Solar System with worksheets and quizzes. Suitable for KS3 pupils
amcooke
AQA Trilogy / Chemistry - Required Prac - Temperature Change

AQA Trilogy / Chemistry - Required Prac - Temperature Change

A presentation and worksheets to deliver the AQA required practical on temperature change. There are differentiated sheets to help with the graph drawing component of the activity, and some questions related to a linked video. Teacher / technician / students notes included, have been adapted from the AQA material.
amcooke
AQA Chemistry / Trilogy - Carbon Footprint

AQA Chemistry / Trilogy - Carbon Footprint

A fully resources lesson with PowerPoint, Worksheet, Assessment and Activity. The presentation discusses direct and indirect activities that add to a persons carbon footprint and some graphical analysis to compare different countries carbon footprint. Lesson 7 for the AQA chemistry of the atmosphere unit, but can be taught as a stand alone lesson.
amcooke
AQA - Energy Changes

AQA - Energy Changes

4 lessons for the AQA C5 unit suitable for the whole of the Trilogy Unit and the first part of the Chemistry Unit. The bundle also includes the resources for the required practical on temperature change
amcooke
AQA Trilogy / Chemistry – Bond Energy Calculations

AQA Trilogy / Chemistry – Bond Energy Calculations

The fourth lesson in a series of 4 for the C5 topic – Bond energies are discussed and the combustion of methane is used to take pupils through the process of bond energy calculations before examples are provided for the students to try. A fully resourced lesson that can be taught stand alone. Answers are included.
amcooke
AQA Trilogy / Chemistry – Uses of Exo and Endothermic Reactions

AQA Trilogy / Chemistry – Uses of Exo and Endothermic Reactions

The second lesson in a series of 4 for the C5 topic - Energy Changes. The everyday uses of exothermic and endothermic reactions are discussed and I usually bring in examples of these for the pupils to see / touch. The presentation has several examples and also an extended written question to compare a single use hand warmer with a reusable one. The lesson is fully resourced and can be delivered as a stand alone lesson
amcooke
AQA Trilogy / Chemistry – Energy Changes in Chemical Reactions

AQA Trilogy / Chemistry – Energy Changes in Chemical Reactions

The third lesson in a series of 4 for the C5 topic - Energy Changes. Simple energy level diagrams are introduced and the concept of braking bonds being and endothermic process and making bonds an exothermic process is discussed. The idea of why a reaction eventually is exo or endo is then considered. A fully resourced lesson that can be taught stand alone
amcooke
AQA Chem / Trilogy - Climate change and global warming

AQA Chem / Trilogy - Climate change and global warming

A presentation and resources to teach the difference between global warming and climate change and to consider the consequences of climate change. Lesson 5 on the AQA unit for Chemistry of the atmosphere, but can be taught as a stand alone lesson
amcooke
Potable Water - New AQA 2016 Chemistry

Potable Water - New AQA 2016 Chemistry

Fully resourced series of lessons on potable water. The concept of potable water is introduced with a practical. The way water is treated in the UK and desalination processes are covered. A couple of videos are embedded in the presentation and a linked question sheet in included. Teacher and technician notes along with student sheet are then included that have been adapted for the water required practical. If the embedded videos don't work there is a word document with the web address on
amcooke
AQA Chem / Trilogy - Greenhouse gases

AQA Chem / Trilogy - Greenhouse gases

A presentation with resources to teach the concept of the greenhouse effect and discuss the need for the natural greenhouse effect. Worksheet and information sheets are provided. This is lesson 4 in a series on the chemistry of the atmosphere, but can be taught as a stand alone lesson
amcooke
AQA Chem / Trilogy - Evolution of the atmosphere

AQA Chem / Trilogy - Evolution of the atmosphere

A presentation to teach the importance of evolution of algae and plants and the part played by the oceans in the development of the atmosphere. This is lesson three in the chemistry of the atmosphere unit for AQA, but can be taught as a stand alone lesson. Activities with answers are provided on the presentation.
amcooke
AQA Chem / Trilogy - Complete and Incomplete combustion

AQA Chem / Trilogy - Complete and Incomplete combustion

A fully resourced lesson on the topic of complete and incomplete combustion. The concept of incomplete combustion is discussed and compared to complete combustion, before the environmental / human impact of each is considered. Lesson 6 in a series for the AQA chemistry of the atmosphere unit, but can be taught as a stand alone lesson
amcooke
AQA Chem / Trilogy - Earth's Early Atmosphere

AQA Chem / Trilogy - Earth's Early Atmosphere

A lesson with a quick on the draw activity. A video in embedded in the presentation and information sheets are provided as a reference source to find the answers to the activity. This is the second lesson in a series, but can be taught stand alone
amcooke
AQA - Chemistry of the atmosphere

AQA - Chemistry of the atmosphere

9 lessons to take students through the syllabus requirements for the chemistry of the atmosphere unit if studying for the trilogy exams or chemistry exams.
amcooke
AQA Chemistry / Trilogy - Acid rain

AQA Chemistry / Trilogy - Acid rain

A fully resourced lesson about acid rain, including a practical to test how acid rain affects building materials. The presentation takes pupils through the definition, cause, effect and solutions. There are assessment opportunities supplied. This is lesson 8 in the AQA Chemistry of the atmosphere unit, but can be taught as a stand alone lesson
amcooke
AQA Chemistry / Trilogy - Carbon monoxide and Global dimming

AQA Chemistry / Trilogy - Carbon monoxide and Global dimming

A lesson to take pupils through the effects of carbon monoxide and global dimming. There are assessment opportunists within the presentation and a worksheet on the the cause and effect of global dimming. This is the 9 lesson in the series for the AQA unit on Chemistry of the atmosphere, but it can be taught as a stand alone lesson
amcooke
AQA Chemistry / Trilogy - Gases in the atmosphere

AQA Chemistry / Trilogy - Gases in the atmosphere

A presentation with resources to introduce the unit on chemistry of the atmosphere. The idea of the changes in the atmosphere over time are introduced and present composition is discussed. Activities and answers, where appropriate, are included. This is the first in the series of lessons for the AQA unit on chemistry of the atmosphere, but it can be taught as a stand alone lesson
amcooke
Organising ecosystems - Biotic and Abiotic factors AQA biology 2016

Organising ecosystems - Biotic and Abiotic factors AQA biology 2016

A couple of presentations to help look at the factors that vary between different habitats. The concept of biotic and abiotic factors is considered, along with stable communities. The presentations have linked worksheets. There are alternative versions of the PowerPoint to support those with versions of Office that don't support some of the font Also available as part of a bundle
amcooke