Hero image

OpenDore2Learning

Transforming biology teachers into classroom leaders using resources to develop excitement, continued engagement, critical thinking and challenging unconscious bias in science

Transforming biology teachers into classroom leaders using resources to develop excitement, continued engagement, critical thinking and challenging unconscious bias in science
Year 7 Movement of Substance Activate 1
n_doren_dore

Year 7 Movement of Substance Activate 1

(0)
Lesson for Year 7 students learning about particle movement in and across the cell. Includes differentiated resources, including a practical. Follows the Activate 1 Kerboodle
Year 7 Observing Cells Activate 1
n_doren_dore

Year 7 Observing Cells Activate 1

(0)
Differentiated and fully resourced lesson for Year 7 students on observing cells. Practical activity included. Curriculum from Kerboodle Activate 1 textbook
Biology AQA Essay Writing
n_doren_dore

Biology AQA Essay Writing

(0)
A level essays can be hard !! Essay writing presentation is equipped many activities to help A-level students in biology start writing essays. This lesson focuses on the “importance… style of essay questions” Includes various activities for students to complete to help in writing a synoptic essay. Focuses on the PEEL paragraph structure and also includes an essay question for students practice essay writing
Year 7 Chemistry C1-4 Broadsheet with ANSWERS
n_doren_dore

Year 7 Chemistry C1-4 Broadsheet with ANSWERS

(0)
A3 Broadsheet. Great resource for Chemistry Revision for Year 7 students. Revision includes WITH ANSWERS C1- particles (particle model, change of state) C2- elements (compounds, elements, mixtures, chemical formula) C3 - reactions (thermal decomposition, exothermic, endothermic, word equations etc.) C4- Acids and Alkali (properties of acids and alkali, neutralisation reactions)
AQA Cell Recognition and Immune System Revision Lesson
n_doren_dore

AQA Cell Recognition and Immune System Revision Lesson

(0)
Great resource for revision on Chapter 5 Cell recognition and Immune System Includes; Quick revision games to boost student engagement Multiple choices Exam questions and answers Practice questions with answers Practice exam questions worksheet
Year 7  Cells Topic
n_doren_dore

Year 7 Cells Topic

5 Resources
Bundle of five lessons introducing the cells topic. Follows the kerboodle Activate 1 textbook. Each lesson includes interactive starter activity, learning objective, plenary, various learning activities and worksheets. In addition, some lesson contain practicals, extended writing task and model cell project
AQA A-level:  Cell Structure Chapter 3 Revision
n_doren_dore

AQA A-level: Cell Structure Chapter 3 Revision

(0)
Great revision resource for AS Biology on Cell Structure Included: Multiple choice questions Exam Questions Microscope images Maths skills on mitotic index, eyepiece graticule, magnification Practice math and practical skill questions
End of Year 7 Biology Revision
n_doren_dore

End of Year 7 Biology Revision

(0)
Great resource for End of Year revision in preparation for exams. Includes the following biology topics (cells, body systems and structure, and reproduction) according to Activate 1 Kerboodle textbooks. This resource is loaded with multiple choice and short answer questions as well as exam style questions from a range of difficulty to challenge all students
A level Biology Essay Package
n_doren_dore

A level Biology Essay Package

3 Resources
Making Essay Writing easy ! Equipped with: Essential tips on planning and writing an synoptic essay Various activities to helps students structure their writing Worksheets on determining topics Worksheet on how to assess and mark essays for teacher and student use
Year 13 Biology Essay Marking sheet AQA
n_doren_dore

Year 13 Biology Essay Marking sheet AQA

(0)
Make marking essays easy for Y13s! This marking sheet provides structured feedback to students on areas for improvement and linked suggestions to make progress. Success criteria is align with AQA essay marking criteria.
Biology  Essay Planning AQA
n_doren_dore

Biology Essay Planning AQA

(0)
A level essays can be hard !! Essay planning presentation is equipped with important tips on creating a structured plan for an essay and timing tips. Presentation outlines examiner’s marking expectations, two worked examples, and essential tips ( 16:3:3:1 rule) Includes: Powerpoint presentation with essay tips Breadth of Knowledge reference sheet (outlines all the major topics in each section ) + ANSWERS External reading article Great for use during lesson or independent student study Enjoy ! Open doors to the possibilities
Year 7 Specialised Cells Activate 1
n_doren_dore

Year 7 Specialised Cells Activate 1

(1)
Lesson for Year 7 students learning all the different types of specialised cells. Includes differentiated resources, past exam question. Model cell as a homework task Follows the Activate 1 Kerboodle
L2. Phagocytosis
n_doren_dore

L2. Phagocytosis

(0)
This lesson is fully resourced to help students understand the role of phagocytosis in a non-specific immune response. Students will be able to describe events of phagocytosis which will help them explain the importance of an antigen presenting cell for specific immunity (look for L3. T-lymphocyte and cell meditated immunity) Students will start the lesson with an interactive and enjoyable starter game to help the teacher gauge students’ prior knowledge. This starter is intended to be a great starter at the beginning of a chapter/unit to further probe students’ foreknowledge. This lesson includes: Choice student led activity – Students can either annotate a labelled diagram of phagocytosis or create a comic strip to outline the events in phagocytosis Past exam questions to assess students understanding Estimated time: Should take 1 hour of teaching time for A-level students
Maths Skills Biology 1 - Units and Indices
n_doren_dore

Maths Skills Biology 1 - Units and Indices

(0)
This lesson follows AQA A level Biology specification. The lesson includes a wide range of student led task, worked examples, exam questions with ANSWERS. This lesson is to promote their mathematical skills and allow students will apply math skills to biological questions. At the end of the lesson students should be able to recognise and make use of appropriate calculations
L3. T-lymphocytes and cell-meditated immunity
n_doren_dore

L3. T-lymphocytes and cell-meditated immunity

(0)
This fully-resourced lesson focuses on the events of cell meditated immunity which specifically initiates the specific immune response. The detailed PowerPoint has been designed to cover the 3.2.4 of the AQA A-level Biology specification which states that students should be able to describe role of T-lymphocytes in response to foreign antigens. The lesson includes: Millionaire Pound Drop game - students will recall previous topics with a low stakes starter game (instruction included) Video and questions activity- to understand the concept of cell-meditated immunity Group/ pair activity - students will use information from the video to create a detailed diagram of the entire process of cell-meditated immunity Application questions- to challenge critical thinkers with real-life scenarios This lesson is estimated to take about 1 hour of A-level teaching time to deliver
L1. Defence Mechanism
n_doren_dore

L1. Defence Mechanism

(0)
This lesson plan allows A level biology students to explore the defence mechanism. Students will be able to describe the role of primary immune defense. This lesson builds on students GCSE knowledge to set a good foundation for specific immunity. The PowerPoint includes the following: Retrieval starter quiz - Students identify their foundational knowledge from GCSE biology Fill in the blanks- To check students understanding and progress throughout the lesson Activity to address common misconceptions Summary questions - to assess student’s knowledge
Year 7 Unicellular Organism Activate 1
n_doren_dore

Year 7 Unicellular Organism Activate 1

(0)
Lesson for Year 7 students learning about unicellular organisms. Includes differentiated resources, independent learning task and extended writing homework. Follows the Activate 1 Kerboodle
Cells Broadsheet Year 7
n_doren_dore

Cells Broadsheet Year 7

(0)
Great revision resource. Broad sheet covering topic of cells. Perfect for end of unit revision. Includes: Micrscope Animal and plant cells Specialised cells Diffusion Level of cell Organisation