Health & Lifestyle unit - Activate - NEW KS3

Health & Lifestyle unit - Activate - NEW KS3

NEW KS3 Health & Lifestyle unit based on the Activate SoL Lessons included: 1. Nutrients 2. Food tests 3. Unhealthy diet 4. Digestive system 5. Bacteria & enzymes in digestion 6. Drugs 7. Alcohol 8. Smoking (freely available but included for your convenience of download).
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Electricity and Magnetism  Unit - NEW KS3

Electricity and Magnetism Unit - NEW KS3

NEW KS3 Whole unit based on the Activate SoL - Electricity and Magnetism This unit includes the following lessons: 1. Charging up (static electricity) 2. Circuits and current 3. Potential difference 4. Series and parallel 5. Resistance 6. Magnets and magnetic fields 7. Electromagnets 8. Using electromagnets Each lesson is available as an individual lesson in my other resources.
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Cell Biology unit - AQA - NEW GCSE 2016

Cell Biology unit - AQA - NEW GCSE 2016

NEW GCSE 2016 This unit of work is based on the AQA specification for 'Cell Biology'. Lessons included: 1. Animal & plant cells 2. Cell specialisation & differentiation 3. Stem cells 4. Bacteria & yeast cells 5. Microscopy & magnification 6 & 7. Chromosomes & mitosis 8. Diffusion (freely available but included for your convenience of download) 9 & 10. Osmosis (required practical) 11. Active transport (freely available but included for your convenience of download) Each lesson is also available separately in my other resources.
hannahradford
B1b - Genetic Engineering cut & stick / card sort

B1b - Genetic Engineering cut & stick / card sort

Designed for a second set year 10 class as an introduction to genetic engineering. This was run as a cut and stick activity, but if it was printed in colour it could be done as a card sorting activity, also. Please rate & comment as appropriate.
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Cell Biology unit - AQA - NEW GCSE 2016

Cell Biology unit - AQA - NEW GCSE 2016

NEW GCSE 2016 This unit of work is based on the AQA specification for 'Cell Biology'. Lessons included: 1. Animal & plant cells 2. Cell specialisation & differentiation 3. Stem cells 4. Bacteria & yeast cells 5. Microscopy & magnification 6 & 7. Chromosomes & mitosis 8. Diffusion (freely available but included for your convenience of download) 9 & 10. Osmosis (required practical) 11. Active transport (freely available but included for your convenience of download) Each lesson is also available separately in my other resources.
hannahradford
Coronary Heart Disease - NEW GCSE

Coronary Heart Disease - NEW GCSE

NEW GCSE 2016 Coronary Heart Disease (previously Artificial or Real) - Based on the AQA Specification - this lesson covers: - when artificial hearts, valves, stents and blood are used. - how artificial aids can prolong life. - evaluating the use of artificial aids to circulation to prolong life. This lesson includes: - Home learning activity - Starter activity and worksheets (adapted from a creative commons free resource on TES, thank you!)
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Eukaryotic cell structure - NEW A LEVEL

Eukaryotic cell structure - NEW A LEVEL

NEW A LEVEL 2016 Eukaryotic cell structure - Based on the AQA specification - This lesson covers: -Structure and function of eukaryotic organelles - Interpretation of electron micrographs This lesson includes: - Powerpoint file (whole lesson) - Organelle poster circus activity - Exam questions & marking scheme
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The Heart & Circulatory System - NEW GCSE

The Heart & Circulatory System - NEW GCSE

NEW GCSE 2016 NEW GCSE 2016 The heart & circulatory system - Based on the AQA Specification - this lesson covers: - the functions of the major parts of the heart. - dissection of a heart and identify these major parts. - linking the structure and functions of the heart and circulatory systems. This lesson includes: - Whole lesson (ppt file) - Starter activity and worksheets (adapted from a creative commons free resources on TES, thank you!)
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Properties of enzymes - NEW GCSE

Properties of enzymes - NEW GCSE

NEW GCSE Properties of enzymes (proteins, enzymes & catalysts) - Based on the AQA Specification - this lesson covers: - what proteins and therefore enzymes are made from. - what enzymes are. - relating how the shape of an enzymes enables that protein to enzymes out its function. This lesson includes: - Whole lesson (ppt file) - AfL activity All book pages refer to the OUP kerboodle textbook, but any biology textbook would be suitable to answer the questions in this lesson.
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Health & Lifestyle  (non-communicable diseases) - NEW GCSE

Health & Lifestyle (non-communicable diseases) - NEW GCSE

NEW GCSE 2016 Health & Lifestyle (non-communicable diseases) - Based on the AQA Specification - this lesson covers: - the difference between communicable and non-communicable diseases. - the effects of diet, smoking, alcohol and stress on health. - how and why the Government encourages people to lead a healthy lifestyle. This lesson includes: - Whole lesson (ppt file) - AfL starter activity - Independent learning activity which could last a number of lessons. Please note book pages are not included due to copyright - although questions used are included. Any GCSE textbook based on the AQA specification would be suitable.
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Cellular organisation - Organisational hierarchy - NEW GCSE

Cellular organisation - Organisational hierarchy - NEW GCSE

NEW GCSE 2016 Cellular organisation - Based on the AQA Specification - this lesson covers: - how cells, tissues, organs and the organ systems are organised. - different types of tissues. - the human digestive system. This lesson includes: - Whole lesson (ppt file) - Starter activity and worksheets (adapted from a creative commons free resource on TES, thank you!)
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Osmosis - NEW GCSE

Osmosis - NEW GCSE

NEW GCSE 2016 Possible required practical in the new GCSE. Osmosis - Based on the AQA Specification - This lesson covers: - The definition of osmosis - Osmosis in potatoes - required practical - Processing of data This lesson contains: - Powerpoint file (whole lesson - adapted from the legacy SoL) - Required practical scaffold sheet & method - Exam questions & marking scheme
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Reproductive organs & sex cells - Year 7

Reproductive organs & sex cells - Year 7

The lesson involves students recapping knowledge on cells and specialised cells from the first part of the unit. They then make plasticine models of the reproductive organs and label diagrams of the reproductive organs. Students can then be given the opportunity to improve their models. The lesson ends with a mini-whiteboard plenary. Please rate & comment as appropriate.
hannahradford
Drugs - NEW KS3

Drugs - NEW KS3

NEW KS3 Drugs - Based on the Activate SoL - This lesson covers: - The definition of a drug - Categories of drugs - Effects of drugs on the body This lesson includes: - Powerpoint file (whole lesson) - Card sort activity (based on a boardworks activity) - Information sheets for students (adapted from another resource) - Poster circus activity The whole unit of work is available at a cost of only £1 per lesson here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/health-and-lifestyle-unit-activate-new-ks3-11237609
hannahradford
Active Transport - NEW GCSE

Active Transport - NEW GCSE

NEW GCSE 2016 Activate transport - Based on the AQA Specification - this lesson covers: - The definition of active transport - The differences between active transport, diffusion and osmosis This lesson contains: -Powerpoint (whole lesson - based on the legacy course) - Exam questions and markscheme
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Alcohol - NEW KS3

Alcohol - NEW KS3

NEW KS3 Alcohol - based on the Activate SoL - This lesson covers: - The effect alcohol has on health and behavior - The effect of alcohol on unborn babies - The effect of alcohol on reaction times This lesson contains: - Powerpoint file (whole lesson). - Reaction time practical activity & worksheet (adapted from another resource). - Home learning activity, which could be used in lesson . The whole unit of work is available at a cost of only £1 per lesson here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/health-and-lifestyle-unit-activate-new-ks3-11237609
hannahradford
Blood Vessels & Blood - NEW GCSE

Blood Vessels & Blood - NEW GCSE

NEW GCSE 2016 Blood vessels & blood - Based on the AQA Specification - this lesson covers: - the structure of the main types of blood vessels and the components of blood. - relating the structure of blood and blood vessels to their function. This lesson includes: - Whole lesson (ppt file) - Starter activity and worksheets (adapted from a creative commons free resource on TES, thank you!)
hannahradford
Heart disease - AQA As Biology

Heart disease - AQA As Biology

AQA As Biology 2011. The student questions are with regards to the student textbook published by Nelson Thornes, AQA As Biology. Please rate & comment as appropriate.
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Human digestive enzymes (& food tests) - NEW GCSE

Human digestive enzymes (& food tests) - NEW GCSE

NEW GCSE Human digestive enzymes and food tests - Based on the AQA specification this lesson covers: - how to test food for starch, lipids, sugar and protein. - how digestive enzymes work to make nutrients soluble. This lesson includes: - Powerpoint file - whole lesson - A cut & stick activity (adapted from another resource) - A food test practical activity (adapted from Activate KS3 SoL) - Scaffold worksheet for lower ability students to help describe the substrates and products of enzyme digestion - A practical activity adapted from another resource. - A home learning activity adapted from a legacy GCSE resource.
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Microscopy & Magnification - NEW GCSE

Microscopy & Magnification - NEW GCSE

NEW GCSE 2016 Microscopy & Magnification - Based on the AQA Specification - This lesson covers: - The differences between light and electron microscopes. - The principles of magnification and resolution. - Calculating magnification from the given formula. This lesson contains: - Powerpoint file (whole lesson - based on legacy AS level SoL) - Practice calculations (Based on legacy AS level SoL) - Answers to practice calculations Note: it is important that pictures are not re-sized for magnification calculations, this includes printing on A5 instead of A4.
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NEW GCSE 2016 - Required practical - Microscopy

NEW GCSE 2016 - Required practical - Microscopy

AQA NEW GCSE 2016 Required practical - Microscopy This lesson covers: - Risks and hazards associated with preparing a microscope slide - The basics of a light microscope - How to prepare microscope slides of onion and cheek cells - Biological drawings - Magnification calculations This lesson include: - Powerpoint file with learning objectives and suggested route of teaching - Student booklet - with activities to complete in order to reach the requirements of the required practical - Answers to the magnification calculations
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Leaf & Photosynthesis - NEW KS3

Leaf & Photosynthesis - NEW KS3

NEW KS3 Leaf & Photosynthesis - Based on the Activate SoL - This lesson covers: - The word equation for photosynthesis - What happens to the products of photosynthesis - How the leaf is adapted for photosynthesis This lesson includes: - Powerpoint file (whole lesson) - Activity worksheet - Practical activity & accompanying worksheet
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Specialised cells - Cell biology - NEW GCSE

Specialised cells - Cell biology - NEW GCSE

NEW GCSE 2016 Specialised cells - based on the AQA specification - this lesson covers: - Examples of specialised cells - The need for specialisation - Some adaptations of specialised cells This lesson includes: - Powerpoint file (whole lesson) - adapted from the legacy SoL - Poster circus activity - adapted from a legacy resource - Home learning activity - adapted from the legacy SoL
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Resistance - NEW KS3

Resistance - NEW KS3

NEW KS3 Resistance - Based on the Activate SoL - This lesson covers: - What is meant by resistance - Calculating resistance of a component and a circuit - The difference between conductors and insulators in terms of resistance This lesson include: - PowerPoint file (whole lesson) - Practical activity & accompanying worksheet The whole unit of work is available at a cost of only £1.13 per lesson here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/electricity-and-magnetism-unit-new-ks3-11238382
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