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I am a science teacher, KS4 Coordinator for science and a Science SLE. For 2016 I am currently teaching and creating resources for: OCR A Level Biology, AQA Trilogy, synergy and Triple KS3 ( looking at the AQA 2 year course) including Biomimicry If there is anything specific that you would like, please send me a message.

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I am a science teacher, KS4 Coordinator for science and a Science SLE. For 2016 I am currently teaching and creating resources for: OCR A Level Biology, AQA Trilogy, synergy and Triple KS3 ( looking at the AQA 2 year course) including Biomimicry If there is anything specific that you would like, please send me a message.
OCR 5.1.5 Plant and animal responses  A level Biology (approx 11 lessons)
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OCR 5.1.5 Plant and animal responses A level Biology (approx 11 lessons)

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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
OCR Biology 4.2.2 Classifiation and evolution (9 lessons)
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OCR Biology 4.2.2 Classifiation and evolution (9 lessons)

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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
OCR Biology 4.2.1 Biodiversity (7 lessons)
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OCR Biology 4.2.1 Biodiversity (7 lessons)

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For the new OCR Biology course. A power point containing 7 lessons depending on your pace. The second power point is a hand out that I give to my students with all the diagrams and some useful questions on. My teaching order is: 1. Habitats and intro to sampling 2. Sampling 3. Species richness, evenness and Simpson's index 4. Genetic diversity 5. Factors affecting biodiversity 6. Importance of maintaining biodiversity 7. Conservation agreements
2.1.4 Enzymes OCR A level Biology (approx 9 lessons)
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2.1.4 Enzymes OCR A level Biology (approx 9 lessons)

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Made for the OCR A level Biology course. PAG instructions taken from the OCR website for the practical lessons Includes a handout with diagrams, questions and glossary. The role of enzymes The mechanism of enzyme action Factors affecting enzyme activity Enzyme investigation PAG 4.1 Enzyme investigation PAG 4.2 Enzyme investigation PAG 4.3 Coenzymes and prosthetic groups The effects of inhibitors Revision - Biofactsheet feedback welcome.
AQA B5 Homeostasis and response Trilogy/ Triple Biology (14-15 lessons)
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AQA B5 Homeostasis and response Trilogy/ Triple Biology (14-15 lessons)

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This resource was made for the new AQA scheme of work for Triple science biology If you are teaching Trilogy as opposed to Triple some of the items will need removing. Included are lessons with full objectives and a separate ppt with colour resources you may wish to print. 1. Homeostasis and control of body temperature 2. Human nervous system 3. RPA Reaction times 4. The Brain 5. The eye 6. Endocrine system and negative feedback 7. Control of blood glucose 8. Maintaining water and nitrogen balance 9. Hormones in human reproduction 10. Contraception 11. Hormones to treat infertility 12. Plant hormones 13. RPA Investigating the effect of light on the growth of seedlings 14. Summary / revision lesson (uses questions from the specimen paper) Currently working on B6- Inheritance variation and evolution, Feedback welcome :-)
6.2.1 Cloning and Biotechnology OCR A level Biology (11-12 lessons)
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6.2.1 Cloning and Biotechnology OCR A level Biology (11-12 lessons)

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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).
OCR A level Biology Module 6 bundle
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OCR A level Biology Module 6 bundle

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Lessons for: 6.1.1 Cellular control 6.1.2 Patterns of inheritance 6.1.3 Manipulating genomes 6.2.1 Cloning and biotechnology 6.3.1 Ecosystems 6.3.2 Populations and sustainability
4.1.1 OCR Biology Communicable disease, prevention and immune system (11-13 lessons)
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4.1.1 OCR Biology Communicable disease, prevention and immune system (11-13 lessons)

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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
6.3.1 Ecosystems OCR A level Biology (7-8 lessons)
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6.3.1 Ecosystems OCR A level Biology (7-8 lessons)

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For the new OCR A level biology specification Includes the workbook I print for students 1. Biotic and abiotic factors 2. Biomass transfer through ecosystems 3. Nitrogen cycle 4. Carbon cycle 5. Primary succession 6. Recap sampling methods, species evenness and richness and Simpson's index 7. PAG - Sampling
AQA Trilogy B1 Cell Biology Revision
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AQA Trilogy B1 Cell Biology Revision

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Made using the AQA Trilogy specification. (same for the triple for B1) Contains 2 slides of activities to complete for the B1 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. Maths skills and RPAs are incorporated (Once I have made them all there will be exam specific booklets) More of these on the way for all AQA units, RPAs and maths skills. Feedback welcome
AQA B7 Ecology Trilogy/Triple (approx 15 lessons)
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AQA B7 Ecology Trilogy/Triple (approx 15 lessons)

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This resource was made for the new AQA scheme of work for Triple science biology If you are teaching Trilogy as opposed to Triple some of the items will need removing. Included are 15 lessons with full objectives and spec references (based on 1 hour lessons.) I have changed the order of teaching from the specification to help it flow a little better as well as including recap elements from earlier units. Communities Adaptations Organisation of an ecosystem 4-5. RPA 9 Quadrtats and transects How materials are cycled Decomposition RPA 10 decay of milk Summary Biodiversity Global warming Maintaining biodiversity Food production Biotechnoogy Summary All other biology lessons available and some chemistry and physics too. Please also see revision resources for ALL AQA units if you are interested. Feedback always welcome
3.1.3 Transport in Plants OCR A level Biology (8-9 lessons)
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3.1.3 Transport in Plants OCR A level Biology (8-9 lessons)

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Made using the new OCR specification. lessons are spec referenced and include objectives. Lessons included: 1. Transport systems in plants 2. Structure and function of the vascular system (PAG 2 could be separate lesson here) 3. Transpiration 4. Measuring transpiration rates 5. Movement of water through a plant 1 6. Movement of water through a plant 2 7. Xerophytes and Hydrophytes 8. Translocation
AQA Trilogy P7 Magnetism and Electromagnetism revision
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AQA Trilogy P7 Magnetism and Electromagnetism revision

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Made using the AQA Trilogy specification. Contains 1 slide of activities to complete for the P7 Magnetism and electromagnetism 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
OCR A Level Biology 2.1.2 Biological molecules (approx 16 lessons)
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OCR A Level Biology 2.1.2 Biological molecules (approx 16 lessons)

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Made using the OCR A Level Biology specification 1. Properties of water 2. Molecular bonding 3. Carbohydrates 4. Polysaccharides 5. Lipids 6. Phospholipids and steroids 7. Proteins - amino acids 8. Protein structure 9. Protein function 10. inorganic ions 11+12 Qualitative tests PAG 9 (Biuret, Benedict’s, iodine, reagent strips, Emulsion) 13 + 14 Quantiative tests PAG 5 (Colorimetry and biosensors) 15 +16 Chromatography PAG 6 More Module 2 available with a module 2 bundle coming soon. Feedback welcome.
6.1.3 Manipulating Genomes OCR A level Biology (12-14 lessons)
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6.1.3 Manipulating Genomes OCR A level Biology (12-14 lessons)

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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)
2.1.6 OCR Biology Cell division, diversity and organisation
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2.1.6 OCR Biology Cell division, diversity and organisation

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A series of 8 lessons for 2.1.6 New spec OCR A level Biology The resource contains a power point with lesson content Student hand out with diagrams to annotate PAG 1 Preparing tissue to examine mitosis 1. The cell cycle 2. Mitosis 3. PAG 1 - examination of mitosis 4. Meiosis 5. Specialised cells and tissues 6. Differentiation of stem cells 7. Potential uses of stem cells 8. Revision ( Legacy OCR questions used)
OCR A level Biology 2.1.3 Nucleotides and nucleic acids approx 10 lessons
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OCR A level Biology 2.1.3 Nucleotides and nucleic acids approx 10 lessons

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Made using the new spec for OCR Biology A 2.1.3 Nucleotides and nucleic acids topic Lessons included: Nucleic acids, DNA and RNA Polynucleotides ATP and ADP Structure of DNA Purification of DNA DNA replication The genetic code Transcription Translation Revision - MCQs from OCR website PAG 10 - use OCR instructions Please see other A level resources and bundles. Feedback welcome
Alcohol
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Alcohol

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Here is a lesson ppt and a load of fact sheets that I have found or made. These along with the adverts were laminated and used during a revision session
Drugs
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Drugs

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A lesson on illegal drugs with sort cards The revision aid was adapted from board works and laminated for a revision lesson keyword crossword