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Whole lessons and resources for the new KS3 and KS4 curricula from 2016.

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Whole lessons and resources for the new KS3 and KS4 curricula from 2016.
Drugs - NEW KS3
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Drugs - NEW KS3

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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
Eukaryotic cell structure - NEW A LEVEL
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Eukaryotic cell structure - NEW A LEVEL

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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
Alcohol - NEW KS3
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Alcohol - NEW KS3

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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
Osmosis - NEW GCSE
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Osmosis - NEW GCSE

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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
Competition & Adaptation - NEW KS3
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Competition & Adaptation - NEW KS3

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NEW KS3 Competition & Adaptation - Based on the Activate SoL - This lesson covers: - Features of organisms which enhance survival - Resources which animals compete for - How organisms are adapted to suit their environment This lesson includes: - Powerpoint file (whole lesson) - Worksheet starter activity or homelearning - Two videos and accompanying worksheets - Differentiated versions of the same activities for EAL/SEN students -
Continuous & Discontinuous variation - NEW KS3
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Continuous & Discontinuous variation - NEW KS3

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NEW KS3 Continuous and discontinuous variation - Based on Activate SoL - This lesson covers: - The definitions of continuous and discontinuous variation - How to display continuous and discontinuous variation on a graph This lesson includes: - Powerpoint file (whole lesson) - Practical activity & accompanying worksheet
Leaf & Photosynthesis - NEW KS3
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Leaf & Photosynthesis - NEW KS3

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

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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.
Digestive system - NEW KS3
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Digestive system - NEW KS3

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NEW KS3 Digestive system - Based on the Activate SoL - covers: - The structure of the digestive system - Adaptations of organs of the digestive system This lesson contains: - Powerpoint file - whole lesson - Scaffolded task (adapted from the Activate SoL) to lead into... - Extended writing 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
Properties of enzymes - NEW GCSE
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Properties of enzymes - NEW GCSE

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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.
Pressure in Liquids - NEW KS3
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Pressure in Liquids - NEW KS3

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NEW KS3 Pressure in liquids - Based on the Activate SoL - This lesson covers: - How liquid pressure changes with depth - The concept of density - Using density to explain why some things sink and why others float This lesson includes: -Powerpoint file (whole lesson) - Practical activity and accompanying worksheet
Magnets and Magnetic Fields - NEW KS3
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Magnets and Magnetic Fields - NEW KS3

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NEW KS3 Magnets and Magnetic Fields - Based on the Activate SoL - This lesson covers: - How magnets interact - How to represent magnetic fields - The Earth's magnetic field This lesson includes: - Powerpoint file (whole lesson) - Practical activity and 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
Unhealthy diet - NEW KS3
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Unhealthy diet - NEW KS3

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NEW KS3 Unhealthy diet - based on the activate SoL - covering: - The food pyramid - Energy needs of different individuals - A practical on how to find energy in food The lesson includes : - Powerpoint file - whole lesson - Practical activity (adapted from an older SoL) - Home learning 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
Bacteria & Enzymes in digestion - NEW KS3
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Bacteria & Enzymes in digestion - NEW KS3

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NEW KS3 Bacteria & Enzymes in Digestion - based on the Activate SoL - Covers: - Enzymes involved in digestion and their role in the breakdown of different types of food. - Where in the body enzymes are found. -How bacteria aid digestion. This lesson contains: - Powerpoint file (whole lesson) - Scaffold worksheet for lower ability students to help describe the substrates and products of enzyme digestion - A practical activity adapted from another resource. - An AfL plenary 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
Coronary Heart Disease - NEW GCSE
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Coronary Heart Disease - NEW GCSE

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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!)
Variation - NEW KS3
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Variation - NEW KS3

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NEW KS3 Variation - Based on the Activate SoL - This lesson covers: - Environmental and inherited (genetic) variation This lesson contains: -Powerpoint file (whole lesson - adapted from another resource) - Worksheet -EAL/SEN worksheet
Active Transport - NEW GCSE
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Active Transport - NEW GCSE

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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
Human digestive enzymes (& food tests) - NEW GCSE
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Human digestive enzymes (& food tests) - NEW GCSE

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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.
Speed & Motion Graphs - NEW KS3
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Speed & Motion Graphs - NEW KS3

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NEW KS3 Speed and motion graphs - Based on the Activate SoL - this lesson covers: - Calculating speed - Interpreting distance-time graphs - Calculating speed from a distance-time graph This lesson contains: - PowerPoint (whole lesson) - 2 worksheets (adapted from legacy GCSE)
Microscopy & Magnification - NEW GCSE
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Microscopy & Magnification - NEW GCSE

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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.