AS and A Level AQA Biology Crosswords and Keyword Activities

AS and A Level AQA Biology Crosswords and Keyword Activities

A comprehensive activity pack to help students learn the essential terms for the new AS / A Level Year 1 course.

Loop game / dominoes, glossary builders and crosswords (inc. interactive versions) are among the activities designed to make key term revision as effective and engaging as possible for students.

  • Student-friendly definitions make complex terms accessible to all
  • Endless uses – homework, starters & plenaries, revision lessons or individual support
  • CD-ROM format allows straightforward sharing on the school network

Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Unseen Non-Fiction Preparation Pack for OCR GCSE Language: Secrets and Lies

Unseen Fiction / Non-Fiction Preparation Packs for OCR GCSE Language: Secrets and Lies

Boost students’ confidence in analysing unseen fiction and non-fiction texts with these rich and comprehensive banks of ❶ extracts with ❷ student activities and ❸ exam-style questions.

Full preparation for the reading sections of the OCR GCSE English Language specification:

❶ Carefully considered extracts

  • Includes 8 debate-provoking extracts – or pairs of extracts for comparative packs
  • Wide range of intriguing themes from secret societies to beauty blogging – mirrors the unpredictability of the Reading exams and prepares students for tricky texts

❷ Accompanying introductory and differentiated worksheets

  • Clearly structured pre-reading, comprehension and analysis activities for each extract
  • Develop key analytical skills needed for exam success
  • Answers to all activities – ideal for quick marking!
Worksheets available at two fully differentiated levels:
1. Scaffolded activities allow lower-ability students a straightforward way into the text
2. ‘Taking it Further’ extension sheets challenge high achievers!


❸ Exam-style questions for every question type

  • Apply learning and improve exam technique
  • Plus! Full student-friendly mark schemes – perfect for self-assessment and identifying areas for improvement

Embed in lesson plans or hand out for individual study!

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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Listening Exam Practice for AS AQA Spanish

Listening Exam Practice for AS AQA Spanish

18 original texts followed by exam-style questions and answers covering all AS topics. Comprehensive, skills-focused packs written specifically for the 2016 AQA specification.

  • Covers a wide range of text sources used by AQA – so students will be very fully familiar with exam format
  • Multiple opportunities to practise each task type in different contexts continuously develop students’ exam skills
  • Engaging texts on topical issues in Target Language countries – make sure students are up to date for exams
  • Clear and detailed marking criteria – perfect for peer-assessment

Listening

  • Includes: factual and informative texts, interviews, reports, dialogues and testimonials
  • Recordings by native speakers
  • Transcripts for all recordings provided
  • Practices both non-verbal and verbal response questions, including listening summaries

‘I like the wide variety of modern articles, and that you have included articles from South America, too. I feel that these texts will interest young people. As always, your resources are of a high standard! – C Morgan, Head of Spanish and Ind. Reviewer

‘Very diverse, useful and relevant. (…) Covers a lot of different question types so would be very useful in a lesson where you are looking at strategies to tackle different questions. There are a lot of opportunities to discuss new vocabulary and look at word families. There are also a lot of grammatical structures which could be used as a talking point.’ – F Lintern, Head of Spanish and Independent Reviewer

‘Fantastic resource that will save tutors lots of time trawling the internet for appropriate resources when we our time is best spent doing other things! (…) There is nothing else on offer of this calibre.’ – D Griezans, Spanish Tutor and Independent Reviewer

‘Covers all the topics and the source materials are interesting and up to date.’ – E Lerin, Course Leader, Spanish Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Price is £69 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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OCR GCSE (9-1) Computer Science – Revision Guide

OCR GCSE (9-1) Computer Science - Revision Guide

Structured revision guide ensures complete coverage of the examined theory in the OCR GCSE (9-1) Computer Science specification (from 2016).

Topic notes and diagrams are supported by examples and definition boxes, while mind maps provide further visual reinforcement of the key concepts.

Practice exam questions test students’ knowledge of each topic, providing excellent exam preparation.

    • Covers all topics in specification order for ease of reference
    • Python and VB .NET code examples
    • Exposes students to exam-style questions (with answers and commentary)

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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Pre-release Scenario Summer 2017 ADD-ON: Practical Activities: James

Pre-release Scenario Summer 2017 ADD-ON:

Summer 2016 Scenario: James

For GCSE AQA PE: Suitable for Section B of Unit 1 (short course) and Unit 3 (full course). Full course material clearly labelled.

Escape the classroom and breathe new life into exam preparation with this perfect companion to the Pre-Release Scenario Pack (2017).

15 carefully selected practical activities to engage and familiarise students in the Section B pre-release scenario. Each practical activity is great for kinaesthetic learners and contains:

  • Relevant and concise aims – link practical activities to essential specification content.
  • Scenario Questions encourage detailed understanding and application of the scenario – perfect for this summer’s exam!
  • Structured write-on student worksheets enable clear student feedback.

Why do I need both packs?
With the Practical Activities Pack you can benefit from:

  • More choice in your teaching approaches
  • Opportunities to target more learning styles
  • Methods to motivate students where needed
  • A break from the classroom

‘Really useful and a twist on the traditional delivery method which should help enthuse, motivate and keep students focused right up until the exam.’ – R Devlin, Curriculum leader & Independent Reviewer.

Price is £34 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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