Revision Summaries for AS and A Level Edexcel Economics A

Revision Summaries for AS and A Level Edexcel Economics A

Theme 3: Business Behaviour and the Labour Market

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 tasks and questions for every topic
  • PLUS! ‘Take it further’ activities to stretch your most able
  • Answers and progress checklists for targeted revision and self-marking

Price is £44 each — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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BTEC First in Sport (2012) Keyword Activities for Units 1, 2 and 6

BTEC First in Sport (2012) Keyword Activities

Ensure students get to grips with keywords with fantastic topic-by-topic activities for BTEC First in Sport. All topics in the specification are covered, providing a sound basis for each unit.

The subject content for each unit is broken down into sets of keywords with definitions and clues. Each Set is organised into four different activities providing varied and engaging activities build confidence and familiarity with need-to-know terms.

Digital Format: All activities are provided electronically on a CD-ROM which can be copied directly onto your school network and accessed using a HTML interface. All activities are in PDF format and interactive (HTML5) crosswords are also included!

  • Varied activities for both individual and group work – match-up, crossword, dominoes, bingo and more
  • Student-friendly definitions make complex terms accessible to all
  • Flexible, ready-to-use worksheets for classwork or homework
  • Answers included – perfect for revision and self-assessment

‘A high quality resource. I use the crosswords with high and middle ability and the word-match activities with my lower ability students. Dominoes allow all students access and make learning fun.’
M Sidell, HoD & Independent Reviewer (on Keyword Activities)

Price is £49 / £44 / £44+VAT — Digital resource on CD-ROM with 58 photocopiable A4 pages. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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AS/A Level AQA Set Work Analysis: The Baroque Solo Concerto

AS/A Level AQA Set Work Analysis: The Baroque Solo Concerto

Your class will soon know their set works inside out with our analysis resources for AS and A Level – to build familiarity, encourage independent learning, and model top-level analysis.

Learning

Begin with pertinent contextual information before moving into thorough and accessible analysis. In-depth commentary is supported by annotated score excerpts and definitions of key concepts, deepening knowledge and understanding. Reinforce learning and encourage independent study with regular, varied consolidation activities – answers included!

Revision

A wealth of examination support:

  • Revision ideas and tips for tackling each question – all aimed at getting top marks
  • A full set of practice questions for each part of the piece for targeted preparation – with detailed mark schemes
  • Annotated sample essays demonstrate how to gain marks in the long-answer questions
  • Essential terminology defined in a comprehensive glossary

Baroque Solo Concerto (co-teachable)

Purcell: Sonata for Trumpet and Strings in D major, Vivaldi: Flute Concerto in D ‘Il Gardellino’, Bach: Violin Concerto in A Minor

Enhance skills with supplementary listening links and exercises throughout.

Fully co-teachable: A Level-only content separated in the analysis. Includes AS and A Level questions for each movement.

An invaluable resource for students… The quality of writing, analytical content and the author’s knowledge of Baroque music are excellent. The analytical content is outstanding and provides a breadth of information that is very useful for our students. This is a very good example of how to analyse a piece of music based on the questions required to be answered in the exam. Depth of musical knowledge is communicated in a way that students can understand. The “Listen up” tasks are particularly good – encouraging students to broaden their knowledge of particular styles and understand further the context. – L Williams, Music Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Price is £84 — 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 Pack: Development Dynamics

GCSE Edexcel B Dynamic Geography Activity Pack: Development Dynamics

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. The majority of these resources contain 10 structured activities (see right side bar for total number per resource). 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
  • 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!


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

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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Writing for Different Purposes and Audiences: Zombie Apocalypse (Year 9)

Writing for Different Purposes and Audiences: KS3 Project Packs

Escape from a zombie invasion while learning about different writing forms with 12 creative writing activities. Your students will love the action-packed, imaginative tasks – from creating a zombie apocalypse survival kit to planning a design brief for fortifications. Suitable for all: support with writing frames and examples, and stretch with ‘challenge’ and ‘extension’ tasks. Written in entertaining and student-friendly language, this resource will harness pupils’ creative potential, culminating in a varied portfolio of work.

Lively, student-friendly project packs with over 10 worksheets and handouts to use in class or as homework. Guide your class through an engaging scenario as they work towards creating their own meaningful independent writing.

A refreshingly fun Scheme of Learning for KS3
R Goulds, HoD & Independent Reviewer (Space Flight for Y8)

Assuming roles from astronaut to secret service official, students gain valuable experience in writing for a range of purposes and audiences across fiction and non-fiction. With a clear focus on the new 2014 National Curriculum, your class will be completely prepared for the writing demands of GCSE English.

Example writing tasks:

    • Letters
    • Newspaper articles
    • Travel writing
    • Speeches
    • Blog articles

… and many more!

Interlinking activities with a continuous theme

  • Appealing, relevant tasks based on modern media to captivate students
  • Ideal blend of independent, pair and group work
  • Heaps of extension tasks to challenge your high-fliers

Student support throughout

  • Confidence-building preparation questions to aid the all-important planning process
  • Activities to support every learner type – mind maps, presentations, role plays…
  • Packed with checklists to keep students on track – great for AFL and quick marking
  • Structured with example texts and sample activity answers for inspiration
  • Plus handy tips and essential guidance on SPaG

Price is £44 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Tales out of School: Three Original Short Plays for GCSE

Tales out of School: Three Original Short Plays for GCSE

Three Original Short Plays with Activities for GCSE Drama

Entertain, engage and challenge your GCSE Drama students with this collection of imaginative and thought-provoking plays written for teenagers, about teenagers. Covering science-fiction, comedy and thriller, each piece offers a different take on typical school life:

  • 20-minute plays with casts of 4-6 and minimal staging make perfect group-performance pieces
  • Accompanying activities explore key theatrical elements such as staging and characterisation
  • Includes a variety of thematic discussion and writing tasks – ideal for Drama or English lessons

Whether used as assessment pieces or as springboards for discussion, analysis and creative activities, students will exploit these character-driven plays to their full potential.

Bright Futures: A dark vision of a dystopian future in which students are threatened with the most permanent exclusion of all…

Common Ground: A light-hearted comedy revolving around the new Year 11 common room in which the pupils realise they actually have less in common than they thought…

Park-Bench: A sinister take on one of the best-known Drama games in which a student has disappeared in unclear circumstances…

Terrific pieces of theatre for young people… The subject matter for all three pieces is powerful and provoking.
– J O’Hanlan, Drama and English 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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GCSE Eduqas A Dynamic Geography Activity Packs

GCSE Eduqas A Dynamic Geography Activity Packs

Engage your students with every topic of 2016 Eduqas A GCSE specification with these lively Activity Packs containing instructions, worksheets, self-assessment sheets and answers. Each resource contains 10 structured activities. 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!

Useful for teachers to integrate into their schemes of work, providing frameworks for tasks which direct students learning well.
– E Johns, Head of Geography & Independent Reviewer

Price is £44-49 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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