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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.
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!
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
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
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
NEW AS BIOLOGY - Knowledge based tests
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NEW AS BIOLOGY - Knowledge based tests

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Series of 50 mark tests with mark schemes for the following topics: - Biological molecules - Exchanges with the environment - Heart and lungs - Pathogens and immunology - Transport systems Really useful before end of unit, application tests to check they fully understand the topics. Went down really well with the students!
Cells - series of lesson worksheets
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Cells - series of lesson worksheets

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Set of 6 lessons worth of worksheets to compliment the topic of cells. Could be used as homework or within lessons. Includes a 17 page document with tasks and worksheets to follow the 6 lessons below including a homework investigation into diffusion of squash: 1. Living vs non-living LO1: How can we class something as living? LO2: Describe what is involved in each of the 7 components or life (MRS NERG) 2. Animal vs plant LO1: State the function of the parts of a cell (e.g. nucleus controls the cell) LO2: Identify similarities and differences between animal and plant cells 3. Specialised cells LO1: Be able to identify 5 specialised cells and state their roles 4. Simple cells Label an Amoeba and Euglena 5. Cells tissues and organs LO1: Define a tissue and an organ LO2: Give at least one example of a specialised cell, tissue, organ, organ system and organism 6. Diffusion LO1: Define diffusion LO2: Explain how cells use diffusion to move substances in and out.
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.
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
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
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
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
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.