Powerpoint exploring the key hormones needed for this topic. It looks at which organs/glands produce them and what their function is. Included is a card sort acitivty for the hormones, site of production and function as well as a labelling acitivty.
A lesson for AQA Applied Science Module 4 looking at the fight or flight response and the rest and digest response. The two are compared.
A powerpoint looking at two inherited disorders and how the can be carried through families. Includes a worksheet where students must answer questions based on a family tree genetic diagram, answers on the powerpoint. It also contains a crossword starter to get students thinking about the key words they will have seen before to help them. Answers also on powerpoint.
Lesson for AQA ecology on how materials are recycled - talks about types of material cycling and how detritivores and decomposers play a role. Includes tasks and questions throughout the presentation
Two Lessons on non communicable disease, with data interpretation task about different types of cancer as an example of a non communicable disease. Can mix and match these activities and lesson powerpoint.
A lesson which looks at potential kidney issues and their diagnosis. Then looks at dialysis and kidney transplants comparing the pros and cons of the two. there is a card sort for dialysis and transplants with answers on powerpoint. There are accompanying exam questions on the content covered with answers on powerpoint.
Lesson on types of pathogen transfer and info hunt lesson on the types of pathogen.
Lesson on the different types of white blood cells and how they contribute to immune response Includes, wordfill cartoon strip task and phagocytosis mini sheet
Two lessons worth on how coronary heart disease builds up. Followed by a lesson on how to prevent coronary heart disease. Exam questions added to finish.
A lesson which looks at the function and uses of plant hormones Auxin, gibberellins and Ethene. It includes an info hunt activity with completed table on the powerpoint, plus exam questions looking at hormones and tropisms with answers on powerpoint to go through
A lesson for AQA Applied Science Module 4 looking at the brain and brain damage. Includes a exam question sheet with answers on the powerpoint.
Two lessons for AQA Applied Science Module 4. These look at the structure of nerve cells in detail. The second lesson focuses on how action potentials come about and how this leads to nerve signals.
A lesson designed to cover the ideas of how neurotransmitters play a role in parkinsons, depression and alzhiemers. This was designed for applied science biology module 4. I did not create the HADs test, this is simply added to the bundle for ease of access. Credit www.svri.org/sites/default/files/attachments/2016-01-13/HADS.pdf
A lesson looking at some organs and what organ systems they fit into. Follow on lesson from lessons on levels of organization. Includes info hunt task for organs
Lesson looking at the structure and function of bones and the structure and function of the skeleton. The cut out skeleton worksheet is not mine and comes from a pre-made resource but I have added it here for ease of access