OCR GCSE (9-1) Computer Science – Topic Tests

OCR GCSE Computer Science Topic Tests

Comprehensive tests covering every bullet point in the 2016 OCR GCSE (9-1) Computer Science specification.

An easy-to-set homework or in-class exercise to help you identify gaps in your students’ knowledge.

  • 12 tests of around 45 marks each – each fits perfectly into a single lesson or homework
  • Clear bullet-point answers and guidance for easy marking
  • Each test combines a range of exam-style and non-exam-style questions to keep all students engaged

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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Vocabulary-Building Activities for GCSE English Language

Vocabulary-Building Activities for GCSE English Language

Logophiles’ language learning library!

Continuously build students’ vocabulary in preparation for the new AO6 requirements of GCSE English Language exams with these varied and versatile starter, plenary, longer-writing and extension activities. Easy to use and embed into your lesson plans. Fun but thorough practice across key areas of language including etymology, imagery and discourse.

  • Differentiated to tailor to the individual learner – providing ‘Tips’ for lower-ability students and ‘Challenges’ for high achievers
  • Engaging activity formats including mind maps, match-ups, charts and tables –motivates different learning styles!
  • Enjoyable stimulus material from The Great Gatsby to ‘Little Miss Muffet’
    • Plus! Imaginative activities on song lyrics, emojis and phone apps make language analysis relevant and accessible!
  • Great for mixing and matching with classroom learning or for independent study

A valuable resource for all English Language teachers! – K Greaves, English Teacher & Independent Reviewer

Price is £49 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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GCSE Starters and Plenaries for Area of Study 3: Philosophy and Ethics

GCSE Starters and Plenaries for Area of Study 3: Philosophy and Ethics

For Edexcel Religious Studies A Paper 3B (Christianity)

Start and finish your lessons with flair with our packs of ready-to-use activities. Starters prepare and motivate your whole class, and plenaries ensure effective learning right up to the bell. The perfect complement to your scheme of work!

All the resources you need:

  1. Visually appealing, write-on student worksheets for every activity to keep everyone on-task – and full answers for easy marking
  2. Handy cross-reference grid with teacher’s notes, spec references, timings and resources required
  3. Extension tasks to stretch more-able students and fast finishers, and revision-focused exercises to connect back to the exam

Activities fit seamlessly into your lessons – flexible in every way!

  • Tasks for every topic, specifically focused on the new specifications
  • Wide range of formats for all types of learner, from quizzes and mind maps to cut-and-stick tasks and educational games
  • Mix it up with individual, group and whole-class participation
  • An activity to suit any lesson – ranging from 5 to 15 minutes

Price is £39 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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AS/A Level OCR Latin Set Texts Guide Virgil Aeneid VIII

AS/A Level OCR Latin  Set Texts Guide Virgil Aeneid VIII

Original translation and detailed commentary – including notes on style, grammar and context, picking up where the set text notes end. Give it to students either as a complete companion, or as handouts to support your class teaching. The perfect complement to the set text!

AS and A Level

  • All styles of exam questions including AS 10-mark and A Level 20-mark essay questions
  • Detailed notes on metre and context for A Level students
  • Latin text provided alongside a precise but clear translation
  • Detailed line-by-line notes on grammar, translation, style and context
  • Activities and practice exam questions help students engage with and develop an in-depth appreciation of the text
  • Specifically designed to support students in areas identified for improvement in examiners’ reports
  • Written by an experienced examiner
  • Glossary of linguistic terms

A fresh look at the prescribed text… informative comments and information all the way through, which students could incorporate into essays. – S Henton, Latin Teacher & Independent Reviewer

Price is £59 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Differentiated Homeworks for OCR GCSE PE: Paper 1 and Paper 2

Differentiated Homeworks for OCR GCSE PE

Comprehensive and challenging homeworks fully covering every topic of the new 2016 GCSE OCR PE specification.

13–15 homeworks carefully written for each individual paper.

  • Interesting and differentiated activities provide two versions of each homework – allowing you to tailor work to the needs of individual learners.
  • Opportunities for application – bring theory to life – building connections between theory and sporting examples – perfect for the new exams.
  • Extension activities – stretch and challenge both higher- and lower-ability students.

Plus plenary research task helps develop independent enquirers, delving deeper into theory content.

  • Fully referenced against the specification to support curriculum planning and mapping
  • Includes exam-style questions – drawing students’ focus back to exam preparation
  • Answers provided for easy marking

‘A lot of new topic areas and a greater requirement for application of knowledge is developed through this resource. Would quickly add to the application of learning for all students and allow them to consolidate their learning from the lesson. Content is covered well with a range of methods of application and links to the examination.’
R Devlin, Director of Learning in PE & Independent Reviewer

Price is £69 each — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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GCSE AQA Exam Preparation Pack: Paper 1 Section B: Conflict & tension 1945-1972

GCSE AQA Exam Preparation Pack: Paper 1 Section B: Conflict & tension 1945-1972

Sharpen your students’ exam technique with step-by-step activities, model answers and practice papers, all in one pack! Perfect exam practice for the 2016 AQA GCSE specification!

Sharpen exam skills…

  • Clear and concise notes cover command words, assessment objectives and exam timings – all in student-friendly language
  • Progressive activities tailored for each question type – help build confidence and practise their skills
  • Varied levels of support from writing frames and model answers to self-assessment checklists
  • AfL and peer activities focus students on how to get nearer 9

… then put them to the test!

  • Three practice papers that cover the whole specification – original questions not available from the exam boards
  • Student-friendly detailed mark schemes – perfect for easy marking and quick feedback so students know where to improve

Excellent structure and detail throughout the Resource; the activities have clearly been well thought out with the result that there is a nice symmetry between challenging students and showing them a way forward. It ensures that for essay answers students will be fully aware of the importance of writing a conclusion. The resource is a mirror image of the specification, which can be seen especially in the Practice Paper Questions. – N Stanley, 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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GCSE Edexcel B Dynamic Geography Activity Packs

GCSE Edexcel B Dynamic Geography Activity Packs

Engage your students with every topic of 2016 Edexcel B GCSE specification with these lively Activity Packs containing instructions, worksheets, self-assessment sheets and answers. A great way to for students to explore each topic while developing their research and communication skills.

Easy to use!

  • Perfectly structured to each spec point
  • Teachers’ Instructions and Student Instructions make delivery a breeze
  • Pull out the necessary worksheets and integrate into your lesson plans
  • Suitable for quick starters through to full lessons, including homework options!
  • Limited planning time required – ideal for cover lessons

‘Engages learners of all abilities and learning preferences’ E Johns, Head of Geography

  • Range of individual, small-group or whole-class activities
  • Covers a range of VAK learning styles
  • Differentiated: Supports lower- and challenges higher-ability students

Plus! PowerPoint slides on CD to add extra visual stimuli!

Price is from £29 to £49 each — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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