KS3 Computer Science – Computing Activity Worksheets

KS3 Computing Activity Worksheets

Over 150 pages of worksheets, fact sheets and teacher notes, comprehensively covering the KS3 Computing program of study (2014 NC).

All worksheets are designed for use without a computer, making them ideal for homeworks and cover lessons!

For students

  • 28 multi-worksheet activities, grouped into seven topics: Abstraction, Programming, Boolean Logic, Binary, Data Representation, Hardware and Software, Using ICT
  • Varied tasks test pupils’ understanding and application
  • Supporting fact sheets cover the fundamentals of each topic

For the teacher

  • Planning notes to help you fit the activities into your scheme of work: Learning objectives, NC mapping, keywords, approx. timings and extension ideas for every activity
  • Full, clear answers for hassle-free marking

‘Fun and friendly’ style helps pupils engage with the material!

Price is £99 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Starters and Plenaries for AQA GCSE PE

Inject pace into your lessons and get across the finishing line with these short and stimulating starters and plenaries. Full specification coverage in spec order, designed explicitly for the 2016 specification.

Write-on in-class activities have been carefully designed with a strong focus on classroom learning.

  • Perfect mixture of activities motivates and enthuses all learning styles
  • Visual links to sporting examples empower deeper understanding and application of knowledge
  • Ideal blend of individual, paired, small-group and whole-class activities develops independent and cooperative learning methods
  • Includes opportunity for data interpretation and analysis

All materials included: an easy-to-use, pick-up-and-teach resource for effortless delivery and marking!

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

Activities include: Cardiac Calculations, Label your mate, drawing graphs, Interviews, Tweet the lesson, Inspect the text, colour code, Social media profile, debates, sports analysis and loads more…

‘Resource caters for all types of learners across the range of activities included. It provides a range of techniques that teachers can use in lessons to get students thinking at the start or to check learning/progress.’ – J Stubbs, PE teacher & Indepenent Reviewer.

‘I think this is a superb resource. From what is included I would give it a 9.5/10. This is not repetitive, it provides a wide range of practical activities that can be used as printed.’ – J Stubbs, PE Teacher and 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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Exploring… Midi-Pyrenees (Year 9)

Exploring... Midi-Pyrenees (Year 9)

Packed with cultural and historical facts and perfect for late KS3 or early GCSE preparation. Accessible coverage of a fantastically wide range of enticing topics- from the Cathars in Middle Ages through the paintings of Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec to the modern music group Zabda and Toulouse’s famous rugby club!

Comprehensive project pack based a around popular, contemporary target-language
culturally rich region. This carefully written, authentic and engaging target-language material is the perfect way to teach common KS3 topics and language – and meet the requirements of the new National Curriculum!

Resource contains:

  • ready-made scheme of work with clear outcomes, AfL and cross-curricular links where relevant
  • structured lesson plans – including starters, mains, plenaries and homeworks
  • student worksheets
  • end-of-project revision and assessment lesson
  • full answers make for quick and easy teacher-, peer- and self-marking
  • Available for Year 9, with further differentiation within – supports those who struggle while stretching the brightest; suitable for any class!
  • Fun, varied and original activities capture students’ interest while allowing practice of all four main skills. Aural, visual and kinaesthetic tasks appeal to learners of all types.

Plus!
Accompanying PowerPoints with colourful images support the delivery of tasks and provide visual stimulation

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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Starters and Plenaries for OCR A Level PE: Component 1 (Co-teachable)

Starters and Plenaries for OCR A Level PE: Component 1 (Co-teachable)

Get off the mark and finish strong with these short and stimulating activities for the 2016 OCR AS and A Level PE specification.
Full spec coverage and available as co-teachable and AS-only versions!

Write-on in-class activities have been carefully designed with a strong focus on classroom learning and exam preparation.

  • Perfect mixture of activities motivates and enthuses all learning styles
  • Visual links to sporting examples empower deeper understanding and application of knowledge
  • Ideal blend of individual, paired, small-group and whole-class activities develops independent and cooperative learning methods
  • Includes opportunity to practise quantitative skills and exam style-questions

All materials included: an easy-to-use, pick-up-and-teach resource for effortless delivery and marking!

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

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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Exploring… Valentín (year 9)

Exploring… Valentín (year 9)

Explore this wonderful, award-winning Argentinian production. ‘Valentin’ is a favourite of many Spanish teachers and this comprehensive resource includes extra notes introducing and explaining Latin American phrases from the film.

Comprehensive project pack based around a popular, contemporary target-language film. This carefully written, authentic and engaging target-language material is the perfect way to teach common KS3 topics and language – and meet the requirements of the new National Curriculum!

Resource contains:

  • ready-made scheme of work with clear outcomes, AfL and cross-curricular links where relevant
  • structured lesson plans – including starters, mains, plenaries and homeworks
  • student worksheets
  • end-of-project revision and assessment lesson
  • full answers make for quick and easy teacher-, peer- and self-marking
  • Available for Year 9, with further differentiation within – supports those who struggle while stretching the brightest; suitable for any class!
  • Fun, varied and original activities capture students’ interest while allowing practice of all four main skills. Aural, visual and kinaesthetic tasks appeal to learners of all types.

‘The resource is very detailed (…) There is a variety of activities and lots of extension tasks. It definitely gives students an opportunity to learn about Spanish from Argentina and some cultural aspects. Lots of vocabulary learning and comprehension activities. I also thought the homework tasks were quite fun and interesting.’ – E Lerin, Spanish Course Leader and 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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Blood Brothers GCSE Study Guide (exams from 2017)

Blood Brothers GCSE Study Guide (exams from 2017)

Set text for: AQA | Edexcel | Eduqas

Engross your whole class in literary study with Willy Russell’s captivating tale of class, fate and family. Scene-by-scene notes ensure familiarity with the action, while charming illustrations and useful tasks encourage students to engage with the text.

  1. Walkthrough – Build understanding of the chosen text with insightful and relevant commentary and analysis. All chapters are concisely summarised, then examined in detail.
  2. Whole-text Analysis – Explores: Characterisation • Relationships • Setting • Themes • Ideas and Messages • Language • Form • Structure • Context
  3. Indicative Content – Supports teaching by ensuring all key areas are covered.

Woven into the analysis throughout you will find:

  • Discussion prompts to encourage debate and individual interpretation
  • Active learning tasks to deepen understanding
  • Extended essay questions for excellent exam practice
  • Key term definitions to ensure students grasp difficult concepts

Plus!

  • Student-friendly plot summary
  • Key term glossary
  • Further reading
  • Original illustrations

“Extremely valuable to both students and teachers alike. The educational value of this resource is very high, due to the level of detail and context which is included. I will definitely purchase it for my students.” – J Harding, English Teacher and 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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Revision Summaries for AS and A Level Edexcel Economics A

Revision Summaries for AS and A Level Edexcel Economics A (Both Themes 1 & 2)

Focused, engaging and student-friendly revision notes covering all the essentials in manageable chunks. Includes notes, activities and practice questions – easy to use and perfect for exam revision or as end-of-topic summaries.

Concise Notes

  • Logically structured in specification order
  • Key terms and concepts clearly explained throughout
  • All the essential graphs and diagrams they’ll need to use and interpret in the exam

Challenging Questions

  • Prepare students for top marks with exam-style questions for every topic
  • PLUS! ‘Take it further’ activities to stretch your most able
  • Answers and progress checklists for targeted revision and self-marking

“I liked the chapter topic element self review for students… I really liked the clear graphs and boxed representations of various elasticity numerical values and explanations of each. Very clear for a challenging topic for most students.” – F Beran, Business Education Subject Leader, Independent Reviewer

Price is £79 for both (or £44 individually) — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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