Getting to Know… Ocho apellidos vascos (2nd Edition)

Getting to Know... Ocho apellidos vascos (2nd Edition)

Ready-to-use research tasks, worksheets, background information and practice exam questions ensure comprehensive understanding of this hugely popular and entertaining Spanish film. Students will get to know Ocho apellidos vascos inside out and be fully prepared for the writing exam.

The structure offers the perfect balance between guided classwork and independent study:

  • Before: Introductory tasks covering socio-cultural context, themes and cinematic techniques provide students with the basic knowledge to begin their study. Includes vocabulary, comprehension and research activities.
  • During: The comprehensive scene-by-scene analysis ensures thorough understanding. Students will broaden their knowledge of the director, his influences, genre and techniques while consolidating their language skills. Activities include: vocabulary exercises, comprehension questions, grammar practice, essay writing and speaking opportunities.
  • After: Exam-style essay questions help students to apply what they have learnt. A model essay and marking activity prompt discussion of successful answers.
    • Includes full summary of the film and special section on character evaluation.

Aspects covered include: geographical, cultural and political context; key themes and issues; plot development; cinematic techniques; characters; relationships; critical response.

‘Great resource. It involves the student actively all the time, the audio-visual material makes it really attractive and it focuses on contextualised and authentic vocabulary, grammar and language.’ – H Cambero, Spanish Teacher, Ind. Reviewer

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Learning Grids for GCSE AQA Physics Topics 1-4 (Paper 1)

Learning Grids for GCSE AQA Physics Topics 1-4 (Paper 1)

A brilliant idea designed to support
differentiation. Students work through the question grids to
review each specification point. Working alone or in pairs, with
or without their books, every student can engage with this
resource.

Progressive structure helps students grasp the
basics before tackling applied questions.

A godsend for weaker students who find it
difficult to absorb information in class. Particularly supports
‘hands-on’ learners who need to write information down to absorb
it.

  • Leads to active learning, scaffolding of understanding and
    student confidence
  • An easy-to-set, yet valuable homework or cover lesson
  • Students work individually, you can focus where the help is
    needed
  • End result: revision notes – with full spec coverage!
    • Pack includes question-only grids and answer versions for
      easy marking.
    • Also includes key skills for practicals
      and Maths.

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GCSE AQA Power and Conflict Anthology Activity Pack

GCSE AQA Power and Conflict Anthology Activity Pack

Thematic areas:

  1. suffering
  2. direct conflict
  3. conflict with nature
  4. war and memory
  5. identity
  6. power and control
  7. fragility

for English Literature

Conquer the challenge poetry presents and enthuse your class with creative ideas. Give your students a head start on the exam with a structure which focuses on comparison – and cross-references all activities to the AOs.

 

    1. Getting into the Poems
      Students make links between poems, learning to see through the lens of technique, theme, tone, setting and character.A practical solution to comparing poetry which is on the surface starkly different, and an invaluable analysis skillfor Sections B and C!

 

  1. The Poems
    • Structured to spur comparison, the poems are grouped into seven thematic areas
    • Focused on key concepts such as symbolism, setting and context
    • Suitable for all skill levels – differentiated poem-by-poem questions and extension activities stretch and support the entire class
      • Collapsed texts deconstruct poems for easier analysis
      • The basics summarise essential content
      • Recon offers a fly-over analysis
      • Poem-by-poem questions consolidate learning
      • Get creative! Explores POV, flashbacks, metaphor, and more
      • Technique focus models complex topics with linked tasks
      • Exam tips explain essay essentials

     

  2. After Studying the Poems
    Practise and put everything into perspective with exemplar questions, a question generator, and example essay with examiner’s comments and AO annotations.

 

Plus! Full indicative content and exam information provided.

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Starters and Plenaries for AQA Food Preparation & Nutrition

Starters and Plenaries for AQA Food Preparation & Nutrition

 

Starters and Plenaries for GCSE AQA Food Preparation and Nutrition

Stimulate your students’ appetites for learning and encourage
them to want to learn more with these short and exciting starters
and plenaries – With full specification coverage in spec order
and designed explicitly for the New AQA GCSE
Food Preparation and Nutrition specification.

Write-on in-class activities have been carefully designed to
bridge the gap between theory and cooking practice.

  • Perfect mixture of activities to motivate and enthuse all
    learning styles
  • Visual and clear links to food and nutrition empower deeper
    understanding and application of knowledge
  • Ideal blend of individual, paired, small-group and
    whole-class activities develops independent and cooperative
    learning methods
  • Opportunities for peer-assessment and self-reflection allow
    students to reveal their weaknesses and track progress.

All materials included – an easy-to-use, pick-up-and-teach
resource…

  • Complete teacher’s notes with clear learning aims
  • Instructions and answers for every activity

Provide effortless delivery and easy marking!

 

 

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GCSE OCR B Geography Topic Tests

GCSE OCR B Geography Topic Tests

Ensure complete coverage with these topic-by-topic question banks – written specifically for the 2016 OCR (9 – 1) GCSE Geography B specification (J384).

Within each test, questions progress from short/factual to longer-answer or exam-style. Every test is differentiated with an extension section that can be offered to higher ability students. Tests are provided in a write-on and
non-write-on format for flexibility. Full answers are provided so students can return to their completed tests to
revise!

  • Every specification subtopic covered
  • Each topic divided into tests which can be undertaken in class or as a homework activity
  • The number of tests per unit allows one test to be set every fortnight over a two year course of study if using the full set of resources
  • Includes clear, detailed mark schemes

Perfect for continued assessment, and progress tracking throughout the GCSE. See which areas your class are strong on & which need a recap.

 
COMPONENT
01: Our Natural World

Topic 1: Global Hazards 4 topic tests
Topic 2: Changing Climate 4 topic tests
Topic 3: Distinctive Landscapes 4 topic tests
Topic 4: Sustaining Ecosystems 4 topic tests

 
COMPONENT
02: People and Society

Topic 5: Urban Futures 4 topic tests
Topic 6: Dynamic Development 4 topic tests
Topic 7: UK in the 21st Century 4 topic tests
Topic 8: Resource Reliance 4 topic tests

“Questions are clear and well written and it has a good range of sources and figures to develop student’s geographical skills.”
E. Mogridge, HoD & Independent Reviewer

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Doctor Faustus: A Complete Text Guide for AS & A Level

Doctor Faustus: A Complete Text Guide for AS & A Level

 

Doctor Faustus: A Complete Text Guide for AS & A Level Drama

The ultimate tale of destruction and damnation!
Christopher Marlowe’s depiction of Faustus’ downfall offers
students the opportunity to unravel and reinterpret complex
themes for a contemporary audience.

With reference to the methodologies of key
practitioners throughout!

Fantastically clear explanations,
in-depth analysis of key dramatic and theatrical
aspects, and a wealth of engaging practical and
non-practical activities
. Your students will know
Doctor Faustus inside out:

  • Introductory notes and exploratory activities
    ensure full understanding of the social, historical, cultural,
    textual and theatrical contexts
  • Scene-by-scene walk-through includes detailed
    analysis of the relevant performance aspects, with plenty of
    opportunity for practical investigation and independent study
  • Production concepts and performance strategies
    cover character, design, staging, practitioners and more

 

  • Includes indicative content for all activities to support
    your teaching and your students
  • With key terms glossary – perfect for revision!

Specifically geared towards the A Level text-based
question
, this thrilling pack is your one-stop shop!

 

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A Level OCR Psychology Keyword Activities

A Level OCR Psychology Keyword Activities

These stimulating and practical activities ensure students get to grips with the essential terminology in the new OCR specification from the start.

Each topic is covered and divided into subsets of keywords including theories, studies, psychologists and more! You’ll be sure your students know a genotype from a phenotype and androcentrism from ethnocentrism!

Each set includes seven different activities:

  • Match-up
  • Crosswords
  • Table fill
  • Dominoes
  • Bingo
  • Flashcards
  • Write your own Glossary

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