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I am Mechelle Jacques, A secondary teacher with over 25 years experience of both science and dogs. I am well known in the canine world for my curly coated retrievers and bracco italiano. I teach a lot of science and a little animal care and was the sole teacher of the BTEC Land Based Student of the Year 2017. In my spare time I work with dogs and their owners on training and behaviour problems as well as running K999.direct canine first aid training with a fellow of the royal college of vets.

I am Mechelle Jacques, A secondary teacher with over 25 years experience of both science and dogs. I am well known in the canine world for my curly coated retrievers and bracco italiano. I teach a lot of science and a little animal care and was the sole teacher of the BTEC Land Based Student of the Year 2017. In my spare time I work with dogs and their owners on training and behaviour problems as well as running K999.direct canine first aid training with a fellow of the royal college of vets.
Animal Care Unit One Revision Pack
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Animal Care Unit One Revision Pack

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A wide range of questions to prepare students for the Animal Care level 2 Unit One exam. Multichoice, true-false, closed paragraphs, short and long answer questions as well as a few diagrams. Some scenario questions are also included. Written in word so that it can be adapted to your needs easily, whether adding to powerpoint or making a quick homework or giving to students as a revision pack.
Animal Care Unit One Section A Revision Questions
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Animal Care Unit One Section A Revision Questions

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This revision resource is made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. It links to section A of Unit 1 Animal Health specification produced by BTEC. The questions are a mixture of different types and cover the information in section A only. The six-page resource is produced in word so you can cut out the sections you want to use or move them to power points etc.
Activities - Pathogens, transmission, defence, notifiable diseases and zoonotic diseases
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Activities - Pathogens, transmission, defence, notifiable diseases and zoonotic diseases

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These resources are made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. They can be used alongside the free powerpoint to use to introduce the topic of pathogens in animal husbandry and exploring each idea in more detail. with some independent learning. They link to lesson 18 and 19 of Unit 1 Animal Health scheme of work produced by BTEC. Topic Learning aim B: Understand common diseases, their causes, transmission and treatment B.1 Animal diseases and modes of transmission.
Animal Care Unit One Section C revision questions
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Animal Care Unit One Section C revision questions

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This revision resource is made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. It links to section C of Unit 1 Animal Health specification produced by BTEC. The questions are a mixture of different types and cover the information in section C. The resource is produced in word so you can cut out the sections you want to use or move them to power points etc.
Temperament and behaviour, normal and stressed
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Temperament and behaviour, normal and stressed

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Worksheets, with internet links to support the BTEC First level 2 in Animal Care. These sheets should help students understand the difference between temperament and behaviour. They can research via the links, what normal behaviour looks like and behaviour changes when the animal is under stress. Encourages independent study. Links directly to Unit One Animal health, BTEC Scheme of Work- lesson 2,3 and 4. Topic A1 Monitoring signs of good and ill health in animals.
Pathogens, transmission, defence, notifiable diseases and zoonosis
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Pathogens, transmission, defence, notifiable diseases and zoonosis

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This resource is made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. A powerpoint to use to introduce the topic of pathogens in animal husbandry, and give jumping off points for exploring each idea in more detail. with links to useful websites to gain information independently. They link to lesson 18 and 19 of Unit 1 Animal Health scheme of work produced by BTEC. Topic Learning aim B: Understand common diseases, their causes, transmission and treatment B.1 Animal diseases and modes of transmission.
Vaccinations and diseases
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Vaccinations and diseases

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This resource is made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. A powerpoint to use to introduce the topic of vaccinations, and give jumping off points for exploring each idea in more detail. with links to useful websites to gain information independently. Some of the links are in the notes attached to the powerpoint for teachers. They link to lesson 20 of Unit 1 Animal Health scheme of work produced by BTEC. Topic Learning aim B: Understand common diseases, their causes, transmission and treatment B.1 Animal diseases and modes of transmission.
Animal Care Unit One Scenario Questions for Revision
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Animal Care Unit One Scenario Questions for Revision

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This revision resource is made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. It links to the Unit 1 Animal Health specification produced by BTEC. The questions are all scenario based and cover information from across unit one. The resource is produced in word so you can cut out the questions you want to use, alter the questions as you wish or move them to power points etc. I would use this later in the revision plan as pupils will need to have knowledge across the unit to answer the questions.
Animal Care Unit One Section B Revision Questions
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Animal Care Unit One Section B Revision Questions

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This revision resource is made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. It links to section B of Unit 1 Animal Health specification produced by BTEC. The questions are a mixture of different types and cover the information in section B only. The resource is produced in word so you can cut out the sections you want to use or move them to power points etc.
Quick revision questions
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Quick revision questions

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For the BTEC Level 2 Animal Care exam. Revision Materials. Some last minute quick questions to warm students up before the exam. Quick table of information to cover ill health in species covered. They could also be used as a starter or a homework.
Assessing Health in the bearded Dragon
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Assessing Health in the bearded Dragon

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This is a powerpoint presentation on the signs of health and ill health in the bearded dragon. Pupils watch the presentation and then complete a simple question sheet. They may need to have access to the powerpoint again to complete the sheet. This work fits with Unit One A of BTEC first in Animal Care Level Two. Could be used as a teaching or revision resource.
Endoparasites - tapeworm and roundworm - Unit One
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Endoparasites - tapeworm and roundworm - Unit One

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This resource is made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. A workbook to use with my free powerpoint to introduce the topic of endoparasites, questions vary in style and cover this section of the specificiation. Topic, Learning aim C: Understand the signs, symptoms, prevention and treatment of common parasites. Topic C.2 Endoparasites, their symptoms, prevention and treatment. Provided as a Word document so it can be easily adapted to other formats or altered to suit your audience needs.
Ectoparasites - Fleas ticks and mites - workbook
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Ectoparasites - Fleas ticks and mites - workbook

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This resource is made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. A workbook to use with my free powerpoint to introduce the topic of ectoparasites, questions vary in style and cover this section of the specificiation. Topic, Learning aim C: Understand the signs, symptoms, prevention and treatment of common parasites. Topic C.1 Ectoparasites, their symptoms, prevention and treatment. Provided as a Word document so it can be easily adapted to other formats or altered to suit your audience needs.
Taking Body Readings for Health Information
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Taking Body Readings for Health Information

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These 5 resources are made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. They cover much the basics in understanding the information that can be gained from reading and observing temperature, breathing rate, pulse and body mass with some links to useful websites to gain information independently, and also to use the specification to help. They link to lessons 14 to 16 of Unit 1 Animal Health scheme of work produced by BTEC. Topic A2 Quantitative Checks
Monitoring of Faeces and Urine tells the owner about the pets health
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Monitoring of Faeces and Urine tells the owner about the pets health

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These two resources are made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. They cover all the basics in understanding the information that can be gained from visually observing both urine and faeces, with links to useful websites to gain information independently, and also to use the specification to help. They link to lesson 5 and 6 of Unit 1 Animal Health scheme of work produced by BTEC. Topic A1 Monitoring signs of good and ill health.
Ectoparasites - Fleas ticks and mites - Unit One
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Ectoparasites - Fleas ticks and mites - Unit One

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This resource is made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. A powerpoint to use to introduce the topic of ectoparasites, and give jumping off points for exploring each idea in more detail. with links to useful videos to gain information independently. Topic, Learning aim C: Understand the signs, symptoms, prevention and treatment of common parasites. Topic C.1 Ectoparasites, their symptoms, prevention and treatment.
Rabbit Environments and Enrichment
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Rabbit Environments and Enrichment

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This little bundle allows students to observe and discuss enrichment of a rabbit environment. This work fits with Unit One A of BTEC first in Animal Care Level Two and Unit Five - enrichment. Could be used as a teaching or revision resource. There are several resource attached that could be used to expand the topic.
Endoparasites tapeworms and roundworms
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Endoparasites tapeworms and roundworms

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This resource is made for the BTEC First Level 2 in Animal Care. A powerpoint to use to introduce the topic of endoparasites, and give jumping off points for exploring each idea in more detail. with links to useful videos to gain information independently. Topic, Learning aim C: Understand the signs, symptoms, prevention and treatment of common parasites. Topic C.2 Endoparasites, their symptoms, prevention and treatment.
Feeding and Drinking Checks to assess health in animals
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Feeding and Drinking Checks to assess health in animals

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A powerpoint quiz to start the lesson and then a graph plotting activity to both practise plotting and analysis skills. Pupils can use their imagination to explain the graph they draw. The graph work is on canine eating and drinking and is set in a simple scenario. The numbers of the first data set are very simple to plot for less able students. The second data set is a little more challenging, both could be easliy adapted to your own students needs. Lesson fits with the BTEC First Level 2 Scheme of work for lesson 7 in Animal Care. Unit One Animal Health Topic A1 Monitoring Signs of good and ill health in animals.