The Solar System

The Solar System

A simple worksheet on the Solar System. The worksheet specifically covers important definitions in the AQA KS3 syllabus such as exoplanet and light year. However it is a good worksheet for any KS3 or KS4 class. Answers
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Astronomy and the Earth

Astronomy and the Earth

This resource covers section 1 of the new Edexcel Astronomy specification. It covers all the key points that need to be known, except for the key words North Pole and South pole. It can also be used a Geography resource. It could also be used as an A level extension for Physics
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Causes and Effects of drought (Sahel)

Causes and Effects of drought (Sahel)

Lesson for KS4 on the causes and effectsof drought with focus on the Sahel. Learning Outcomes: All – Describe the causes and effects of drought in the Sahel. Most – Explain the causes and effects of drought in the Sahel. Some – Analyse the causes and effects of drought in the Sahel. Lesson includes: powerpoint slides with all information and task instructions necessary, challenge tasks, youtube link, booklet describing and explaining causes rated by chilies to indicate the challenge Tips for the lesson - allow students a lengthy amount of time to go through causes in the booklet. Could lead onto a debate about the main causes.
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Torture sqaure - maths multiplication

Torture sqaure - maths multiplication

This contains an excel spreadsheet, a powerpoint slide and instructions This is a multiplication table. Can be differentiated from 6-18. For less able or younger kids simply set the numbers lower. For top set year 11 you could have higher numbers such as 96! Put the numbers you want the kids to multiply together on the excel spreadsheet and it will automatically update on the activity slide of the powerpoint. This is a common classroom activity but I have designed it to be dead simple to use. everything is automatic SIMPLE INSTRUCTIONS: ONLY CHANGE THE NUMBERS ON THE QUESTION PAGE OF THE EXCEL SPREADSHEET. EVERYTHING ELSE WILL SORT ITSELF OUT Note: The powerpoint / excel link sometimes does not survive the downloading process. It is simple to replicate though Copy the question table from excel Paste special (home tab) paste link paste microsoft excel worksheet object Do the same for answers DETAILS INSTRUCTIONS There are TWO pages in the excel document. Only change the numbers in the QUESTION PAGE The answers page will AUTOMATICALLY update. There are TWO powerpoint slides. One to project to the students in order to complete the activity. The other to project when you want to show the answers. The powerpoint slide will automatically update when you change the numbers in the excel spreadsheet.
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Seasons worksheet

Seasons worksheet

Work sheet that is has two options of differentiation. Comes with an answer sheet specifically for the foundation sheet, but can be used for higher.
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Intro to economic development (key words)

Intro to economic development (key words)

First lesson of a SOW looking at economic development. Introduces all measurements of development (HDI, GDP, life expectancy, birth rate etc.). Learning questions: What it development? How is it measured?
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AQA waves topic questions

AQA waves topic questions

These are questions I have written on: The EM spectrum, Speed, distance, time, wavelength, frequency equations. There are stretch and challenge questions as well Comes with a markscheme
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House Party Particles- A creative way of thinking about solids liquids and gases

House Party Particles- A creative way of thinking about solids liquids and gases

This package talks the students through a model of solids liquids and gases. The states of matter are modeled as a house party. From sitting down for dinner (solid), to dancing (liquid), to running about the house (gas). The loudness of the music represents the energy. The students are then asked to come up with their own model. Comes with a power point slide and model answers
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Designing a space ship

Designing a space ship

Fun extension lesson. Students design a space ship. Suitable for all ages. I have had A level students designing artificial wombs in centrafuges to ks3 designing huge A2 sized space ships. Includes a power point and lesson plan
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AQA matter booklet

AQA matter booklet

A booklet of questions and answers that takes students through the entire matter topic: Including Particle diagrams latent heat specific heat capacity
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Big Bang Theory Vs Steady State Theory

Big Bang Theory Vs Steady State Theory

A series of questions and Venn Diagram on the two theories. This is then followed up by a model for the students to analyse. A space is then provided to come up with their own model
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Castle is a cell

Castle is a cell

Models a castle as a cell. Then provides opportunity for students to think of their own model. Includes mark scheme Includes section on protein synthesis
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Ionising radiation work pack

Ionising radiation work pack

Fill in the gaps activity on Ionising radiation. Booklet then asks students to come up with their own way of thinking about ionising radiation after being given an example.
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