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Quotes from famous scientists (mostly)
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Quotes from famous scientists (mostly)

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To be used on a quote / inspirational quotes display or as a tutor / assembly resource. Ten slides including black and white photo, brief biography (name, date, job) and quote for: Richard Feynman Carl Sagan Neil DeGrasse Tyson Dalai Lama Aristotle Marie Curie Albert Einstein Bill Nye Stephen Hawking Christopher Hitchens Can print on coloured paper or keep black and white.
Convection
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Convection

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Fully planned lesson including: - Settler: Link to lava lamp clip - Starter: question re: conduction with mark scheme on next slide - Think: Question with vowels removed to get pupils to come up with the question: "how does a radiator work?" - Link: Great video introducing idea of plate tectonics to link to real world - Various questions - Convection tube demo (or link to video of one) - Match sentence to position on convection tube diagram (can print or write on own) - Linked to radiator and other questions to sum depending on time - Come back to learning objectives
Photosynthesis - The Light Dependent Reactions (A-Level Biology)
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Photosynthesis - The Light Dependent Reactions (A-Level Biology)

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Used as an observed lesson (so have included lesson plan without student details). I used repetition in small stages to gradually build the picture of the thylakoid membrane and the students seemed very confident at the end. Use the knowledge based questions to check basic understanding before going on to the longer answer questions. PowerPoint Lesson Plan Knowledge based questions Longer answer questions
58 Free Science colouring images
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58 Free Science colouring images

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From Classroomdoodles.com and Crayola.com that have free colouring in sheets for loads of subjects. Perfect for extra little interest and engagement for lessons. I have downloaded the free resources and named them for easier access but have no ownership over them. Enjoy!
Ideal cover lesson for distance-time and velocity-time graphs
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Ideal cover lesson for distance-time and velocity-time graphs

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Can use as a stand alone lesson or can set as cover if the cover teacher has access to a computer and projector. Includes: Cover form / Lesson plan PowerPoint presentation Worksheet Printables Starter: Odd one out Rules for DT and VT graphs Answers Main task explained 4 tables to draw as either DT or VT graphs and tasks to do (calculate gradient etc.) Worksheet Review rules Plenary key terms
A-Level Biology - All HW for Mass transport topic - Flipped style
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A-Level Biology - All HW for Mass transport topic - Flipped style

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Good structure for flipped learning, especially for beginners and the kids really liked the consistency, not just “research the next lesson”. Set of linking homeworks for the mass transport topic in the AQA A-Level Biology course. Structure is 10 short answer questions on a lesson on the left. Then a suggested YouTube link (and description) and Website link (and description) for further research about the next lesson. Includes: Two blank templates to use for the future The first name is what the questions are about and the second is what the research is on: Tissue fluid / Haemoglobin Haemoglobin / Oxygen dissociation curves Oxygen dissociation curves / Xylem and Phloem Xylem and Phloem / Mass Flow Hypothesis Mass Flow Hypothesis / Transpiration Transpiration / Limiting water loss
Biology - Prokaryote and Eukaryote
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Biology - Prokaryote and Eukaryote

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Easy to follow lesson using several activities: - Settler: Odd one out - Starter: plant and animal label recap - Fact finding task - Venn diagram - Plenary with three different question styles to show evidence of learning All resources are within PPT or at the end of it (including the information for fact finding task)
Speed / velocity - Time graphs
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Speed / velocity - Time graphs

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Well resourced lesson with lesson plan, homework and printable resources. Includes: - Settler: quick quiz - Starter: spot the differences on the graph - Graph drawing activity - Mark scheme presented as a "toolkit" - Plenary - Homework
Revision sheet for KS3 Solar system topic
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Revision sheet for KS3 Solar system topic

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PowerPoint slide that could be printed A3 for a KS3 class to use when revising the solar system topic. Includes: Compass points Satellites Comets Data handling task Identifying solar system from image Time of day Gravity
Reflection
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Reflection

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Fully planned lesson including: - Quick quiz - Answers - Labelled diagram of ear - Long answer question with support relating to sound (if previously taught) - Detailed method for reflection practical - Example table to draw or print - Other resources
Rates of reaction - task
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Rates of reaction - task

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Self contained task which: Tests knowledge of the required practicals Graph drawing skills (with self assessable mark scheme) Descriptions, explanations and extension questions All tasks have marking criteria with scores Three slides that are easy to print off and write on Fourth slide includes all answers to mark-able features.
Flipped learning homework template
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Flipped learning homework template

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The first sheet has space for 10 questions based on the lesson just taught on the left and space for summaries of the key ideas on the right. The second sheet (the back sheet if copied front to back) has space on the left to write a link to a YouTube video and space for notes with suggested styles of note taking at the bottom. The same is laid out on the right for a website link. My A-Level students really liked the structure for keeping up to date with notes and preparation for the next lesson but could be used or adapted for KS3 and KS4. It can be taken in the following lesson and/or self assessed as the starter giving you a chance to go around and check completion.
Evaporation - practical
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Evaporation - practical

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Fully planned lesson including: - Settler question. - Starter diagram of solids, liquids, gases. - Guiding questions to discover idea of how sweating cools the skin - Fill the blanks task - Method (with equipment list) for simple but always successful practical (15-20min) - Blank table for support - Guiding questions to do while performing practical. - Graph mark scheme. - Graded explanations - Further resources if needed
Refraction
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Refraction

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Fully planned lesson including: - Quick quiz - Answers - Optical illusions to get pupils thinking about light rays and the path of light - Theory of refraction and fill in the blanks - Method (which needs demonstrating) for refraction using a glass / Perspex block - True false plenary
Biology - Smoking
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Biology - Smoking

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Lesson Aimed at KS3 Smoking. Lesson plan included (without student details). PowerPoint includes all printable resources. Structure: Settler Starter "Become an expert" task with explanation of task Questions to answer as a group or individually to suit the class Plenary to show progress
Conduction
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Conduction

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Fully planned lesson including: - Settler question - Starter diagram to label (solid, liquid, gas) - Animation - Ball and hoop demonstration (with levelled answers to question) - Lighting a match using a metal bar held in a retort stand and heated with Bunsen (with levelled answers to question) - Revisit settler question and learning objectives - Extra resources (word match etc.) for extension
KS3 and KS4 generic assessment template
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KS3 and KS4 generic assessment template

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Can use for any subject to structure an assessment for KS3 (A5) or KS4 (A4). Fill out the main box in the middle with a variety of questions (5 marks for KS3 and 10 marks for KS4 - can change) and get students to identify whether it is peer, self or teacher assessed. Space for target, GRAFT, DIRT at bottom.