Hero image

Mercedes Spence’s Shop (OMG I’M LEARNING)

I am a ambitious and versatile qualified Teacher & Leader of Learning working within extended leadership Resources : D&T, Childcare/CACHE, Business, Enterprise, Textiles, Art, School Development and Teaching & Learning. I am a forward thinking leader, who aims to keep up with the ever changing curriculum requirements & educational changes I strive to provide a stimulating, challenging and rewarding environment for students, to motivate positive attitudes towards the curriculum

94Uploads

61k+Views

17k+Downloads

I am a ambitious and versatile qualified Teacher & Leader of Learning working within extended leadership Resources : D&T, Childcare/CACHE, Business, Enterprise, Textiles, Art, School Development and Teaching & Learning. I am a forward thinking leader, who aims to keep up with the ever changing curriculum requirements & educational changes I strive to provide a stimulating, challenging and rewarding environment for students, to motivate positive attitudes towards the curriculum
CACHE Child Development & Care Unit 1 - Childcare Settings & Provisions - PPTS & Worksheets/Activity
merk90

CACHE Child Development & Care Unit 1 - Childcare Settings & Provisions - PPTS & Worksheets/Activity

(1)
CACHE Child Development & Care Unit 1 - Childcare Settings & Provisions - PPTS & Worksheets/Activity Powerpoint with 13 Slides covering 5-6 lessons of work Worksheets & Lesson activities included Learning objectives - Understand types of settings - identify local provisions -understand statutory law & entitlements - understand qualities required to work in child care industry I use to teach CACHE - Child development & Care Level 1/2 This is the same as Vcert Child Development & Care
Childcare Observation Methods Worksheet & Explanation - Childcare & CACHE Students
merk90

Childcare Observation Methods Worksheet & Explanation - Childcare & CACHE Students

(0)
**Childcare Observation Methods Worksheet & Explanation **- Childcare & CACHE Students Clear definition of different types of observation methods when working with children the worksheet enables students to evaluate the different methods of observations this worksheet supports the CACHE child development & care Level 1&2 coursework task
Textiles Key Stage 2/3 wordsearch - Design Technology
merk90

Textiles Key Stage 2/3 wordsearch - Design Technology

(1)
Textiles Key Stage 2/3 wordsearch - Starter - Design Technology Word search containing textile related keywords Extended by getting pupils to research the meaning/use of the equipment/process/find the item in the workroom Very good resources to promote ideas
KS3 DT Literacy Mat - Design & Technology - Textiles - Sentence starters & Keywords - SEND Resource
merk90

KS3 DT Literacy Mat - Design & Technology - Textiles - Sentence starters & Keywords - SEND Resource

(0)
KS3 DT Literacy Mat - Design & Technology - Textiles - Sentence starters & Keywords - SEND Friendly Resource Technology literacy word mat ideal when copied and laminated as a classroom resource to promote good literacy within the technology classroom print double sided - one side has sentence starters and connective vocabulary the other side has technology related keywords I have a class set laminated so they are at hand to support students easily adaptable
Janome Sewing Machine Diagram
merk90

Janome Sewing Machine Diagram

(5)
I use this as a poster in my classroom and as a starter/plenary game. Duplicate the slide & remove the labels then ask pupils to name the machine parts -------------------------------->If you download please review/Leave feedback even if you have an improvement idea :-)
Fashion designer Research Task - ICT Room Required
merk90

Fashion designer Research Task - ICT Room Required

(8)
An easy cover or one off lesson to introduce GCSE pupils to existing fashion designers & creating mood boards An exciting ICT task to research fashion designers to create a interesting mood board. The PPT contains handouts for pupils, exemplar examples and PowerPoint formatting tips to help pupils to generate creative displays. I generally allocate each pupil with a well-known or interesting designer to research. ++++++++++if you download please leave comment or rating, even if its an improvement++++ thanks
Textiles Health & Safety - Hazard Awareness Activity & Extension Task -Ideal starter lesson or COVER
merk90

Textiles Health & Safety - Hazard Awareness Activity & Extension Task -Ideal starter lesson or COVER

(0)
Textiles Health & Safety 1-2 HOURS TEACHING TIME - Hazard Awareness Activity & Extension Task -Ideal starter lesson or COVER L/O - UNDERSTAND THE HAZARDS WITHIN THE TEXTILE WORKROOM 1. student to identify the hazards in each scenario 2. students to generate a list of classroom rules 3. Extension/HW - student to design a Safety poster for the textiles workroom PRINT SHEET & TEACH !
CACHE Child Development & Care - Childcare PLC - Personalized Learning Checklist With New Grading
merk90

CACHE Child Development & Care - Childcare PLC - Personalized Learning Checklist With New Grading

(0)
CACHE Child Development & Care - Childcare PLC - Personalized Learning Checklist With New Grading Criteria -All learning objectives required to pass the course included Covers All Units in CACHE Child Development & Care Level 1-2 Included - Student Friendly Unit Trackers with grading criteria - ideal for target setting and to identify gaps in learning. Grade comparison table included spreadsheet formatted to highlight achievement & concerns Add student names and ready to track progress Designed very much like PiXL PLCs https://www.ncfe.org.uk/schools/subject-areas/child-development-and-early-years/ https://www.cache.org.uk/our-qualifications/children-and-young-people/level-2/qualification-detail/level-2-award-in-child-development-and-care-236
Art Project - Antarctica Themed - Ideal Cover Lessons / Short Project - 7-8  Lesson Tasks
merk90

Art Project - Antarctica Themed - Ideal Cover Lessons / Short Project - 7-8 Lesson Tasks

(0)
Art Project - Antarctica Themed - Ideal Long term Cover Lessons / Short Project - 7-8 Lesson Tasks 27 slides of resources, lesson activities, worksheets, linked learning questions KEY LEARNING OBJECTIVES: Develop the ability to ANALYSE pictures/information to inspire ideas Develop the skill of drawing in PROPORTION Develop the knowledge of using TINT & SHADE to mix new colours Experiment with LINE drawing Explore Creative Outcomes LEARNING OUTCOMES Artist Study Worksheet Artic Colouring Artist copy Polar bear Proportion drawing Cartoon Penguin Proportion drawing Colour mixing outcomes – Acrylic & Watercolour Abstract Icebergs – Line Drawings Silhouette Sponge Painting Final Artistic outcome
Food & Cookery Nutrition VCert  Unit 1 - Introduction to Cooking Lesson Practical PPTs & Sheets
merk90

Food & Cookery Nutrition VCert Unit 1 - Introduction to Cooking Lesson Practical PPTs & Sheets

(0)
A Terms Worth of Practical Lessons with Theory Activities & Worksheets included - 5 Recipes - Recipe Sheets, Ingredients & Equipment lists Pizza bread, scones, apple crumble, chocolate brownies & Chicken stir fry - 5 Practical lesson powerpoints each with a sensory evaluation sheet for students to use during plenary - 5 x theory worksheets - Theory - Safety & Hygiene - Introduction to food safety worksheets & theory covered - giving basic understanding of working with food. A full terms worth of lessons & activities - differentiated sheets, easy to follow power points with video links I use to teach Unit 1 of The VCert Food & Cookery Course - Introduction to cooking. The recipes allow students to get used to basic cooking practices & skills
CACHE Child Development & Care  PLC - VCERT - Teacher & Student Tracker With New Grading Criteria
merk90

CACHE Child Development & Care PLC - VCERT - Teacher & Student Tracker With New Grading Criteria

(0)
CACHE Child Development & Care - Childcare PLC - Personalized Learning Checklist With New Grading Criteria Covers All Units in CACHE Child Development & Care Level 1-2 Included -Excel Rag formatted teacher assessment tracker - specific curriculum criteria's with grading - Student Friendly Unit Trackers with grading criteria - ideal for target setting and to identify gaps in learning. Grade comparison table included spreadsheet formatted to highlight achievement & concerns Add student names and ready to track progress Designed very much like PiXL PLCs https://www.ncfe.org.uk/schools/subject-areas/child-development-and-early-years/ https://www.cache.org.uk/our-qualifications/children-and-young-people/level-2/qualification-detail/level-2-award-in-child-development-and-care-236
KS3 New Curriculum Design & Technology - Textiles - 24 Page Student worksheets booklet - COMPLETE
merk90

KS3 New Curriculum Design & Technology - Textiles - 24 Page Student worksheets booklet - COMPLETE

(0)
24 Page booklet printable student booklet -YEAR 8 - KS3 Design & Technology Student Booklet - TOTE BAG Project - New Curriculum 24 pages taking student through the theoretical and practical textiles design cycle. NEW CURRICULUM - clear references to new curriculum for DT - DESIGN, MAKE EVALUATE, SUBJECT KNOWLEDGE sheets include - healthy & safety, equipment, Heat press induction, fabrics & fibres, product analysis, sewing machine skills, textile sampling skills , design ideas, design development, production log, evaluation Simply PRINT & COPY :-)
KS3 textiles design idea sheet - template
merk90

KS3 textiles design idea sheet - template

(3)
Templates i have made to use for my ks3 students to illustrate their design work on --- clear assessment criteria & levels----- I enlarge the 4x ideas sheet to A3. Allows pupils to design a range of ideas -----if you download please comment, review or rate-------------sharing is caring :-)