OCR A level Biology 6.1.2 Patterns of inheritance (13/14 lessons)

OCR A level Biology 6.1.2 Patterns of inheritance (13/14 lessons)

For the new spec OCR Biology A 6.1.2 Patterns of Inheritance Questions refer to the Oxford textbook (Ann Fullick) Fast recall and some diagrams from CGP I usually print the handout ppt as a colour booklet for students to annotate The power point contains 13-14 lessons depending on your pace and activities 1.Environmental and genetic factors 2. Recap meiosis 3. Monogenetic, co-dominance, dihybrid crosses 4.Multiple alleles and practice Qs 5. Sex linkage, autosomal genes and epistasis 6.Summary 7.Chi-squared 8.Factors affecting evolution - types of selection 9.Genetic drift, Bottlenecks and Founder effect 10.H-W Principle 11.Speciation 12. Artificial selection 13. Revision (Past paper questions from legacy papers)
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6.1.3 Manipulating Genomes OCR A level Biology (12-14 lessons)

6.1.3 Manipulating Genomes OCR A level Biology (12-14 lessons)

For the new OCR specification 12-14 lessons depending on pace. A tricky unit of work to navigate through - I have chosen to do it in the order below, you may wish to teach in a different order! I have also included the hand out that I print for students to annotate during lessons 1. Development of DNA sequencing - timeline with Ted talks James Watson 1b. ( optional 2 hr documentary BBC horizon The race for the double helix 2. Gel electrophoresis and Sanger method 3. PCR, advantages and applications 4. DNA profiling and its uses including DNA probes 5a. Human Genome Project - comparing the DNA of individuals of the same species and different species link to 4.2.2 5b. Predicting amino acid sequences and epidemiology link to 2.1.3 6. Synthetic biology uses and examples. incl. Tedx ' The dark side of the double helix' 7. Principles of genetic engineering 8. Techniques of Genetic engineering 9. Genetic modification and ethics 10. Gene therapy (somatic and germ line)
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AQA Trilogy Biology bundle B1-7

AQA Trilogy Biology bundle B1-7

Contains revision resources for all biology units of the AQA trilogy course. With RPAs and Maths skills included B1 Cell Biology B2 Organisation B3 Infection and response B4 Bioenergetics B5 Homeostasis and response B6 Inheritance, variation and evolution B7 Ecology
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6.2.1 Cloning and Biotechnology OCR A level Biology (11-12 lessons)

6.2.1 Cloning and Biotechnology OCR A level Biology (11-12 lessons)

For the new OCR A level biology specificaiton. I have included the handout I give students for you to adapt if you wish. It is not necessary to do all of the PAGs depending on what you have already done throughout the course. 1a. Natural clones 1b. PAG 4 Stem dissection 2. micropropagation 3. Cauliflower cloning (SAPS) 4.Cloning in animals 5. Biotechnological processes (includes the info cards) 6.Aseptic technique 7. PAG 7.1 – The effect of antibiotics on microbial growth (OCR worksheets) 8.PAG 7.2   Dilution plating to determine microbial density in liquid culture (OCR worksheets) 9. Growth curves 10.immobilised enzymes 11. Industrial uses of immobilised enzymes The PAGS used are available for free on the OCR website or SAPS (link given).
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4.1.1 OCR Biology Communicable disease, prevention and immune system (11-13 lessons)

4.1.1 OCR Biology Communicable disease, prevention and immune system (11-13 lessons)

New OCR A level biology course. A power point with 11 -13 lessons depending on pace A separate power point has a hand out that I give my students to annotate diagrams and complete summary questions as we go. This is the order that I taught the content in, you may wish to change it! 1. Types of pathogen 2. Transmission between animals 3. Primary defence (optional PAG1 for an extra lesson here) 4. T Lymphocytes 5. B lymphocytes 6. Primary and secondary response 7. Antibodies 8. Passive and active immunity 9. Antibiotics 10. Transmission between plants and plant defence (could be 2 lessons) 11 Revision
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AQA Trilogy C6 The rate and extent of chemical change

AQA Trilogy C6 The rate and extent of chemical change

Made using the AQA Trilogy specification Contains 1 slide of activities to complete for the C6 The rate and extent of chemical change topic I give these out at the end of each topic and also before holidays for exam preparation. I have made the boxes equal sizes so that they can be blown up onto A3 card to create revision cards for intervention/ starters/ plenaries Maths skills and RPAs are incorporated when appropriate More of these on the way for all AQA units, RPAs and maths skills. Feedback welcome
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AQA Trilogy Chemistry revision for paper 2

AQA Trilogy Chemistry revision for paper 2

Contains revision sheets for the second Chemistry paper of AQA trilogy C6 The rate and extent of chemical change C7 Organic chemistry C8 Chemical analysis C9 Chemistry of the atmosphere C10 Using resources
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OCR Biology 4.2.2 Classifiation and evolution (9 lessons)

OCR Biology 4.2.2 Classifiation and evolution (9 lessons)

For the new OCR A level Biology course The power point contains the content for 9 lessons depending on your pace and there is a hand out to go along with it with diagrams to annotate and questions to complete. My teaching order is: 1. Classification 2. Evidence for classification 3. Domains and application questions 4. Phylogeny 5. Theory of Evolution 6. Types of variation 7. Standard deviation 8. Adaptations 9. Natural selection
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AQA Trilogy Biology revision booklet B5-7

AQA Trilogy Biology revision booklet B5-7

Made using the AQA Trilogy specification. Contains 6 slides of activities to complete for topics B5-7 Also available as separate topics and as a bundle with separate ppts for each topic
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AQA Trilogy Physics revision paper 6 p5-7

AQA Trilogy Physics revision paper 6 p5-7

Made using the AQA Trilogy specification. Contains 6 slides of activities to complete for topics P5-7 Also available as separate topics and as a bundle with separate ppts for each topic
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AQA Trilogy year 2 bundle

AQA Trilogy year 2 bundle

Contains three booklets for AQA Trilogy for the second year of the course. Paper 2 B5-7 Paper 4 C6-10 Paper 6 P5-7 All RPAs and maths skills included
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OCR Biology Module 4 Bundle

OCR Biology Module 4 Bundle

For the OCR A level Biology specification, this bundle includes: 4.1.1 Communicable disease (with quiz) 4.2.1 Biodiversity 4.2.2 Classification and Evolution More bundles to come for modules 2,3 and 5. Module 6 already available.
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AQA Synergy 4.3.2 Radiation and risks revision

AQA Synergy 4.3.2 Radiation and risks revision

Made using the AQA Synergy specification Contains 1 slide of activities to complete for the 4.3.2 Radiation and risk topic I give these out at the end of each topic and also before holidays for exam preparation. I have made the boxes equal sizes so that they can be blown up onto A3 card to create revision cards for intervention/ starters/ plenaries Maths skills and RPAs are incorporated when appropriate More of these on the way for all AQA units, RPAs and maths skills. Feedback welcome
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AQA Synergy 4.7.2 Electricity revision

AQA Synergy 4.7.2 Electricity revision

Made using the AQA Synergy specification Contains 2 slides of activities to complete for the 4.7.2 Electricity topic I give these out at the end of each topic and also before holidays for exam preparation. I have made the boxes equal sizes so that they can be blown up onto A3 card to create revision cards for intervention/ starters/ plenaries Maths skills and RPAs are incorporated when appropriate More of these on the way for all AQA units, RPAs and maths skills. Feedback welcome
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AQA Biology B7 Ecology revision triple Science

AQA Biology B7 Ecology revision triple Science

Made using the AQA Biology specification (Triple Science) Contains 2 slides of activities to complete for the B7 Ecology topic I give these out at the end of each topic and also before holidays for exam preparation. I have made the boxes equal sizes so that they can be blown up onto A3 card to create revision cards for intervention/ starters/ plenaries Maths skills and RPAs are incorporated when appropriate More of these on the way for all AQA units, RPAs and maths skills. Feedback welcome
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OCR 5.1.5 Plant and animal responses  A level Biology (approx 11 lessons)

OCR 5.1.5 Plant and animal responses A level Biology (approx 11 lessons)

Approximately 11 lessons depending on ability and time constraints. All referenced to the OCR A level specification and with objectives and summary questions for each lesson. Plant responses to the environment Controlling plant growth Investigating tropisms Commercial uses of plant hormones Mammalian nervous system The brain Reflex actions Coordinating responses Controlling heart rate Muscles Muscle contraction
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AQA Trilogy B7 Ecology revision

AQA Trilogy B7 Ecology revision

Made using the AQA Trilogy specification Contains 2 slides of activities to complete for the B7 Ecology topic I give these out at the end of each topic and also before holidays for exam preparation. I have made the boxes equal sizes so that they can be blown up onto A3 card to create revision cards for intervention/ starters/ plenaries Maths skills and RPAs are incorporated when appropriate More of these on the way for all AQA units, RPAs and maths skills. Feedback welcome
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AQA Synergy 4.1.1 States of matter revision

AQA Synergy 4.1.1 States of matter revision

Made using the AQA Synergy specification Contains 1 slide of activities to complete for the States of matter topic (4.1.1) at Foundation level I give these out at the end of each topic and also before holidays for exam preparation. I have made the boxes equal sizes so that they can be blown up onto A3 card to create revision cards for intervention/ starters/ plenaries Maths skills and RPAs are incorporated when appropriate More of these on the way for all AQA units, RPAs and maths skills. Feedback welcome
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AQA Synergy 4.6.1 Forces and Energy changes revision

AQA Synergy 4.6.1 Forces and Energy changes revision

Made using the AQA Synergy specification Contains 1 slide of activities to complete for the Forces and Energy changes (4.6.1) at Foundation level I give these out at the end of each topic and also before holidays for exam preparation. I have made the boxes equal sizes so that they can be blown up onto A3 card to create revision cards for intervention/ starters/ plenaries Maths skills and RPAs are incorporated when appropriate More of these on the way for all AQA units, RPAs and maths skills. Feedback welcome
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