This presentation accompanies the BTEC Business Unit 1 Exploring Business chapter (E. Investigate the role and contribution of enterprise and innovation to business success). It can be adapted to teach innovation and enterprise in for other exam boards. For example, I have edited it and used to teach AQA A-Level Business. It includes a range of case studies and relevant videos to consolidate learning throughout.
This is a full unit for the study of Patrick Ness’, ‘A Monster Calls’. Attached are lessons to support the teaching of the background and main themes in the novel, the events in each chapter and a movie vs novel review.
This is a fun lesson that I used when my students had covered their course and I wanted to finish the term doing something interesting and fun but still related to Business. This could also be a nice way to introduce students to Business Studies at the start of the year.
These are two booklets which cover the CCEA GCSE content in Business Studies. Unit 1 looks at Creating a Business, Marketing and Business Operations and Unit 2 has notes on Human Resources, Business Growth, Finance and Business Plans.
These are a set of revision questions based on the Unit 1 CCEA GCSE paper for Business Studies. The slideshow can be altered depending on exam board or subject.
Power Point presentation focused on creative writing skills. Students begin by thinking about the qualities and attributes of a hero. They then study of the Greek story of Perseus and Medusa - students use creative skills to re-write the ending of the Greek myth.
This presentation covers 4 main concepts in the CCEA GCSE Business course: Specialisation, Division of Labour, Inventory Control and the Impact of Tecnnology on Production. It has video links attached for relevant examples and includes a range of interactive and challenging discussion topics and activies for the students.
A booklet of revision notes for Unit 2 of GCSE CCEA Business Studies (Can be applied to OCR/AQA). Booklet includes Finance, Managing People, Business Growth and Business Plans.
This pack contains help for teachers and students who are attempting the 25 mark questions as a part of the AQA Business Studies A-Level. It includes a breakdown of the marks as well as a question planner for students to help them plot and plan their answers.
This is a KS3 Digital Technology/ICT/Computer Science resource. This challenges students to use Google Slides as an alternate presentation software from PowerPoint. It encourages them to think about Easter and how they celebrate it to create a presentation for their peers. I used this over 3 weeks and took a week before Easter for the students to present it to the class.
This was a lesson that I used with a Year 8 ICT class (Northern Ireland) based on Internet Safety. It talks th students through the main aspects of Internet safety with a video that gets them to think about what is right and wrong when using the Internet. I had an ICT task at the end where students have to create a presentation on Internet Safety to explain it to their peers however, this could be changed and adapted for an assembly or other lesson on Internet safety.
This is a revision booklet that covers the Unit 1 CCEA GCSE Business Studies course. It includes notes on Creating a Business, Marketing and Business Operations.
This is a full unit on War Poetry. There are lessons on figurative language, studying poetry and questions to assess the understanding of the poems studied. There is also an assessment at the end of the unit. The poems included in the resource are as follows: ‘Memorial Tablet’ by Siegfried Sassoon ‘Base Details’ by Siegfried Sassoon ‘The Charge of the Light Brigade’ by Alfred Lord Tennyson ‘What Were they Like?’ by Denise Levertov ‘There Will Come Soft Rains’ by Sara Teasdale
Presentation on the characteristics of a hero - What makes a hero? Focus on qualities and attributes of heroes with a close focus on the character of Hercules.
This was an activity that I used to revise over Recruitment and Selection and took two classes. It allows the students to experience the advantages and disadvantages of the recruitment documentation through creating them as a business would.
This is a 2 hour lesson on Quality Assurance and Health and Safety in Manufacturing. This lesson was based on the CCEA GCSE Business Studies curriculum and includes activities for the students to actively learn during the class. It also includes homework based on the CCEA GCSE textbook.
This is an updated version of the revision for the GCSE CCEA Business Studies course. It covers content on Human Resources, Business Growth, Finance and Business Plans.
This is a full unit of lessons to assist the teaching of ‘An Inspector Calls’. The lessons provide information and tasks on the context of the play, follow key themes in the play and assists with the reading of the play in class. There is also an end of unit assessment attached.
This is a full unit of lessons for teaching ‘The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas’ in English. I have included the editable powerpoint, my original presentation in PDF form (made in Google Slides) and a movie/novel comparison worksheet.