A Level AQA Keyword Activities: GEOG1 Hot Desert Environments and their Margins

	A Level AQA Keyword Activities: GEOG1 Hot Desert Environments and their Margins

Ensure students get to grips with the essential terminology with fantastic topic-by-topic activities. Comprehensively covers each topic, providing a sound basis for the whole course.

The content for each unit is broken down into 6–12 sets of keywords, with inventive clues and descriptions. For each set there are four different activities, providing varied and flexible options for classroom learning, homework and revision.

  • Activity worksheets for individual and group work
  • Interactive crosswords – great for networks and VLEs
  • Complete solutions included – an invaluable revision tool for students

Plus! Jumbo A3 ‘end of term’ crossword covering the whole topic!

“A useful addition to the teaching toolkit as plenaries or revision exercises.” – P Grinter, Teacher & Independent Reviewer

Price is £28 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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OCR A: A954 Study in Development: Medicine Through Time Activity Pack

OCR A: A954 Study in Development: Medicine Through Time Activity Pack

Bumper packs of stimulating and original activities specifically for OCR A. Activities are specially designed to develop the Assessment Objective skills students need for exam success:

Assessment Objective 1
(Recall, Select, Communicate): Activities for recall include crosswords, matching exercises and gap fill, while structured research and empathy tasks develop selection and communication skills.

Assessment Objective 2
(Explanation and Analysis): Structured class discussions, speeches and reports develop explanation and analysis skills, building up to writing the perfect exam answer.

  • Over 50 activities covering the entire topic.
  • Especially suited to weaker learners, with extensions to stretch & challenge the more able.
  • This resource provided some good activities on the key topics in the course. It chunked everything down into manageable tasks and there were varying levels of help for students. It breaks things down well and allows students to revise key parts simply and at their own pace – R Roberts-Gawen, Teacher and Independent Reviewer

    Price is £89 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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BTEC First Travel and Tourism Course Companions (2013 Specification)

BTEC First Travel and Tourism Course Companions (2013 Specification)

Comprehensive, student-friendly notes structured in specification order. Each Learning Aim structured into manageable lessons.

  • Includes frequent and varied activities to engage students of different learning styles
  • Recap questions ensure students retain key information
  • Up-to-date case studies apply the theory to the industry
  • Key terms highlighted and defined throughout
  • Answers provided

Exam units: Recap questions build up to exam-style questions
Assignment units: Guided practice assignments prepare students for assessment

A very well-written resource that covers the whole specification… I like the fact that the resource covers the specification in order… The recap questions at the end of each section are very useful and should work as a valuable tool when assessing the knowledge of students… – H Abrams, Head of Department & Independent Reviewer

Price is £79 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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AQA ELLA2: Return of the Native: Speech and Its Representation

 AQA ELLA2: Return of the Native: Speech and Its Representation

Comprehensive commentaries interspersed with mind map worksheets, discussion points and activities, which analyse and lead student exploration through Thomas Hardy’s Return of the Native, specifically its speech and its representation.

Written specifically to support A Level English Language and Literature AQA A and includes mind maps and other useful tools to make the analysis and understanding of this lengthy and complicated text easier and simpler.

Covers:

  1. Social and historical context
  2. The entire plot
  3. Themes and ideas
  4. Characters and their relationships
  5. Detailed analysis of key scenes from the text
  6. Stylistic choices
  7. Exam guidance and practice questions

The analyses and activities encourage students to use integrated linguistic and literary approaches in their reading and interpretation of this text, specifically in reference to its speech as well as stylistic and thematic issues.

The resource is comprehensive and balanced with ample amount of exercises, mind maps, background information etc. all of which provide a thoroughgoing theoretical foundation to assist the learner. I would use it as source material or even within the classroom directly straight from the resource.
C Mannasseh, English Teacher & Independent Reviewer

Price is £64 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Haydn’s Symphony No.104 AQA AS Set Work Student Guide

Haydn

Detailed analysis, contextual information and essay guidance ensure students are thoroughly prepared for the exam. Ease your class into AS Level analysis with clear, comprehensive notes that move from a historical and structural overview to small-scale detail.

Throughout the notes, you will find:

  • Regular thinking points and learning activities with answers to encourage independent learning and reinforce knowledge
  • Annotated musical examples to ensure a full understanding of the score
  • Musical terms defined in context, also consolidated in a comprehensive glossary

A wealth of practice essays for each movement develops students’ ability to respond confidently to any exam question. For each question, a model answer or mark scheme shows what is needed in the essay.

“First-class support for both teachers and students. Extremely thorough and detailed analysis with useful examples annotated to make learning and cross-referencing easier… The suggested warm-up activities are excellent: non-threatening, open-ended and a very useful starting point… The sample essays are very helpful. The amount of information and detailed analysis in this resource is bound to enhance and support learning at AS Level.” – S Lloyd-Jones, Examiner and Independent Reviewer

“This resource is undoubtedly strong. It is well written and academic… Very useful essay writing skills and essay technique. This is valuable AS exam prep information for students… Very informative… The author has used various techniques to make the resource accessible to all students.” – R Brown, Music Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Price is £79 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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BTEC First T&T Case Studies and Activities: Unit 1 UK T&T Sector

BTEC First T&T Case Studies and Activities: Unit 1 UK T&T Sector

Stimulating activities to suit all abilities, interspersed with engaging, industry-specific case studies. Ideal for making vocational links between industry and the specification. Give variety to your taught lessons with this flexible resource, and help students practise for exams and assignments.

Case Studies

  • Detailed and identifiable examples covering multiple specification topics.
  • Follow-up questions consolidate understanding.
  • Pictures, visual data, tables and diagrams help stimulate students.

Activities

  • Activities cover the skills needed for assessment and vital employability skills.
  • Varied activities include independent research, analysis of data and class discussion.
  • Progressive structure boosts learners’ self-esteem & develops knowledge, working through pass & merit right up to distinction level.

Plus! Creative extension tasks for those who get ahead!

Good comprehensive resources… Good mixture of independent and individual activities… It has relevant, detailed and appropriate case studies to allow the learner to explore all aspects of the specification. – L Howe, Travel and Tourism Lecturer & Independent Reviewer

Price is £85 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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AS Edexcel Unit 1 E1 & F1: Road to Unification Italy 1815–1870 Course Companion

AS Edexcel Unit 1 E1&F1: Road to Unification Italy 1815–1870 Course Companion

Concise, yet comprehensive course companion, on Edexcel’s Road to Unification Italy 1815–1870. Provides engaging, detailed and focussed support for your students.

Over 80 pages of concise information on this fascinating topic, covering a seminal moment in Mussolini’s rise to power . Organised to match every aspect of Edexcel’s specification with all the key detail.

Breaks down content
Key terms and concept boxes throughout help students to digest the information, and understand the tensions during this period.

Builds up confidence
Build analytical skills through key questions and talking points – helps to stretch and challenge your A* students

Application of knowledge

  • Original tasks help to challenge and inspire students.
  • End of chapter quizzes, and sample essay questions with writing frames to ensure students are fully prepared
  • This guide works very successfully at breaking the subject down to point students in the right direction. This is a fantastically well-written introduction to any student studying the unification of Italy… it acts as a brilliant starting point. – C Short, Independent Reviewer

    Price is £74 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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