Love through the Ages Mind Maps and Activities For AS and A Level Pre- and Post-1900 Poetry

Love through the Ages Pre- and Post-1900 Poetry

Target all abilities and learner types with these inspiring and highly visual A3 mind maps for AS and A Level AQA A English Literature. Perfect for consolidation, revision, and encouraging independent learning.

  • Poem-by-poem mind maps provide focused analysis, essential context, and valuable critical perspectives – break down all AOs for accessible and painless revision.
  • Whole-collection mind maps connect elements of literary analysis for full understanding across all poems – essential for the A Level Section C comparison question.
  • Diverse activities including research, discussion and comparative tasks ensure engagement and develop personal and evidenced responses – vital for exam success.
  • Answers included!


Plus! Detailed exam advice for AS and A Level – sample essay extracts clearly demonstrate how to achieve top marks.

‘A very comprehensive exploration of the poems … The inclusion of suggested answers is useful both to facilitate independent study and to support teachers.’ – R Shakeshaft, Head of English and Independent Reviewer (Post-1900)

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Freaky Fiction: GCSE German Advanced Pack (Futuristic Fantasy)

Freaky Fiction for GCSE German

This range of compelling, genre-specific narratives and accompanying exercises merges teen-friendly themes with essential GCSE skills.

If your students are more interested in the latest sensation in teen fiction than the complexities of the German language, if they prefer vampires to verbs, then look no further!

  • Carefully written, authentic and compelling stories broken into six manageable chapters
  • Differentiated exercises covering a wide range of skills: vocabulary, grammar, translation, comprehension, speaking and writing
  • Support sheets provide additional scaffolding while extension tasks stretch the most able
  • Includes full answers for easy self-, peer- and teacher assessment

And with authentic texts, translation practice, relevant topical links and historical and cultural references aplenty, you can be sure you are preparing students for the expectations of the new 2016 GCSE specifications. What better way to get pupils enthused about language?

Freaky Fiction: GCSE German Advanced Pack (Futuristic Fantasy):
Germany, year 2194. Since the financial crash of 2183, children from all around the country grow up surrounded by screens and glass walls of the futuristic boarding school ‘Zukunftsblick’. Books are strictly prohibited, as it any mention of ‘the past’. But the school’s routine is suddenly interrupted by the arrival of a Noah – a boy whose ominously black eyes cause perplexing behaviour in many of the teenage residents… But where has he really come from?

‘Interesting, compelling, exciting, thought-provoking and original short stories’ – F Di Piazza, Head of MFL & Independent Reviewer

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Practice Exam Papers for BTEC Level 3 in Health and Social Care – Unit 1

Practice Exam Papers for BTEC Level 3 in Health and Social Care - Unit 1

Help your students get exam ready with three practice papers for the all-new BTEC National Level 3 exam for Unit 1. These papers are carefully constructed and fully cross -referenced against the new specification to ensure every point is covered.

Practice makes perfect!

  • Mimics the tone, style and format of the new BTEC exam with identical balance of Aos and marks – perfect for mocks, revision sessions or homework!
  • Full range of question types –from short-answer questions to detailed essays, these papers give you exam-style questions not available from Edexcel!
  • Concise, student-friendly mark schemes – great for quick marking and peer- or self-assessment!

An excellent resource…This resource provides a good range of questions and a detailed mark scheme, will save me a lot of time and stress. – R Harrison, Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Price is £54 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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OCR Criminal Law Special Study 2017: Non-Fatal Offences

Revision Guide and Exam Practice

A2 OCR Criminal Law Special Study 2017: Non-Fatal Offences

  1. Notes on each aspect required for Unit G154: Non-fatal offences against the person
  2. Exercises to reinforce understanding – with answers – supported by Case Studies
  3. Practice exam paper using the pre-released sources with mark scheme and model answers

 

  • Fully clued-up on the sources – highlights key points from each source and explains how and when they can be applied
  • Fully prepared for the exam – fantastic structure:
    • Sample exam questions; point-by-point breakdown of how to answer well – ensuring student success;
    • Model answers
    • Examiner’s commentary allowing students to get into the examiner’s mind!

Notes and exercises also come in A5 booklet form for flexible use.


Excellent resource. AR and MR of non-fatal are covered with clarity and precision… Excellent resource – invaluable for busy teachers prepping a new pre-release each year.
– A Christie, Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Excellent resource. AR and MR of non-fatal are covered with clarity and precision… Excellent resource – invaluable for busy teachers prepping a new pre-release each year.Overall I find this resource to be excellent. It covers all of the required information to help students and teachers who are unfamiliar with the specification to clearly understand the exam structure and the assessment requirements…. The source analysis provided for the special study materials are particularly useful. They are invaluable time saving tools for teachers as the hard work has been done by the author… This is an invaluable resource to support teachers. Thank you
– C Watts, Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Excellent resource. AR and MR of non-fatal are covered with clarity and precision… Excellent resource – invaluable for busy teachers prepping a new pre-release each year.Very useful teaching resource. Could either give the whole booklet to students to work through independently or use the activities in class as starters and plenaries… It matches the specification and exam requirement exactly. The practice questions are very like the real thing.
– C Vaughan, Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Excellent resource. AR and MR of non-fatal are covered with clarity and precision… Excellent resource – invaluable for busy teachers prepping a new pre-release each year.Really good; very detailed with excellent analysis of the problems involved in the law and the many proposals for reform… It’s simple, easy to read and understand and perfectly suits your average learner.
– C Livingstone, Teacher and Independent Reviewer

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A Level Student Guides to OCR Set Topics

Key areas include…

  • Authorial Techniques
  • Characterisation
  • Themes and Motifs
  • Context
  • Setting
  • Literary Criticism

…and many more topic-specific areas
Component 02: Comparative and Contextual Study

  • The Gothic
  • Women in Literature
  • Dystopia

Arm your students with an arsenal of ideas!

Give students a firm grounding in your chosen topic with student-friendly notes, essential context, and activities on carefully-chosen key aspects. A broad selection of extracts from set texts and unseen prose are analysed against topical features to perfectly prepare for the exam.

Target exam skills

  • Extract analyses model critical appreciations for unseen extracts
  • Reflective activities – matched to the AOs – encourage engagement and consolidate learning
  • Exam preparation questions build confidence and develop essay-writing skills
  • Practice essay questions and peer/self-assessment mark schemes track student progress

Answers included for easy delivery and marking

Student Guide to Dystopia
‘Absolutely brilliant – really detailed and comprehensive. I would use this as the basis of my entire scheme of work, using the tasks for class discussions and homework… Wide-ranging resources/extracts that most teachers would never have the time to source themselves.’ – A Quidder, Director of English and Independent Reviewer

‘It would help students to establish firm understanding of the genre and the sub genres, together with an understanding of the exam requirements. There are some very academic ideas which would really help teachers to push the most able which is a current Ofsted focus.’ – C Harvey, Second in Department and Independent Reviewer

Student Guide to DystopiaStudent Guide to The Gothic
“Introduces the main elements of Gothic fiction using extracts from a range of well-judged texts. It is focused on building students’ ability to critical appraise texts which is crucial for this specification… Good focus on the AOs, always focusing students’ response to the questions.” – E Iles, Teacher and Independent Reviewer

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Differentiated Homeworks for AS/A Level Year 1 AQA Physics

Differentiated Homeworks for AS/A Level Year 1 AQA Physics

A wide variety of stimulating and imaginative homework sheets to encourage detailed understanding of Physics. Topic-based tasks actively engage the learner, helping to reinforce the fundamentals and extend thinking.

  • Mapped to the specification
  • Covers whole AS / A Level Year 1 course.
  • Answers and indicative content included

Eighteen varied homeworks, each differentiated for higher and lower ability or with extension activities.

  • Reinforce classroom learning and deepen understanding: mind maps, newspaper articles, peer marking, write a tweet, research questions and more…
  • Bring Physics to life with original, real-world problem-solving: circuit design, set design, and ‘expert-advisor’ scenarios
  • Develop exam skills: practice questions with answers, including exam-style with mark schemes

Ready to use with no teacher preparation – an easy-to-set homework pack to take you through the whole AS and A Level Year 1 course!

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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AS and A Level Edexcel Exam Preparation: Option 2B.1: Luther and the German Reformation

AS and A Level Exam Preparation: Option 2B.1: Luther and the German Reformation

Perfect your students’ exam technique for the 2017 exams and beyond. A wide variety of differentiated exam practice activities, model answers and three practice papers, all in one pack!
Each pack is unique for AS and A Level!

  • Original practice papers for both AS and A level, providing mocks for both years.
  • Differentiated activities in each pack.
    • The AS pack develops core source skills and basic essay structure.
    • The A Level pack introduces more complex skills such as comparison and advanced essay writing.
    • Exam advice tailored to students’ precise level.

    Build confidence in key exam skills …

    • Clear and concise guidance on command words and exam technique, and breakdown of the mark scheme – all in student-friendly language.
    • Progressive activities tailored for both source and essay questions – help build confidence and practice skills with planning grids, debates and more!
    • Differentiated activities for those with low, medium or high skills – accessible for any student, no matter what their expected grade.
    • Sample answers with examiner commentary so that students can mark and improve – peer activities that focus students on how to get top marks.

    … then put them to the test!

      • Three practice papers covering every aspect of each option – original questions not available from Edexcel.
      • Student-friendly mark schemes and detailed indicative content – easy marking and quick feedback so students know where to improve.

    Price is £69 each or both for £109 (save £29!) — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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