Course Companion for GCSE Edexcel B Religious Studies: Christianity

Course Companion for GCSE Edexcel B Religious Studies: Christianity

Beliefs and Living the Christian Life (Full Course and Short Course)

Engage your class with religious studies and stay focused on exam requirements. Covers all spec points and their significance from divergent perspectives.

  • Detailed, accessible notes for every part of the spec
    • Manageable sections and varied formats keep students engaged
  • Trains students in exam skills with original Edexcel-style questions for each subtopic
    • From short-answer ‘Quick Questions’ to extended ‘Now Try This’ tasks
    • PLUS mark schemes make grading simple!
  • Need-to-know key terms concisely defined
  • Concise, bullet-point topic summaries – great for revision

Matches the spec order exactly, so it’s easy to integrate into your lessons. The perfect complement to your scheme of work!

Plus!

  • ‘Did You Know?’… Supplement learning with bite-sized facts
  • ‘Pause for Thought’ … Encourage students to reflect on the issues
  • Key Quotations … Focus on scripture and sacred texts
  • Activities and ‘Taking it Further’… Get students involved with active learning

Price is £64 – £35 for short course — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Tess of the D’Urbervilles: Comprehensive Guide for AS & A Level English Literature

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Trace the tragic story of Tess Durbeyfield, a woman betrayed by the callousness of Victorian society and the men who governed it. Detailed analysis and a vast bank of questions will engage students and amplify understanding of this Hardy classic.

Set text for:

  • AQA A
  • AQA B
  • Edexcel
Engage your students!
Throughout:

  • tasks to develop students’ personal responses
  • key quotations
  • practice essay questions

Tackles the key stages of text analysis:

  1. Walk-through
    Thorough section-by-section commentary walks students through each chapter
  2. Drawing it all together
    In-depth discussion of whole text focuses on: characterisation, relationships, genre, themes, attitudes and values, language, form, structure, context, literary approaches
  3. Indicative content
    Supports teaching by ensuring all key areas are covered

Plus! Glossary of key terms ensures full understanding

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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GCSE Geography Case Studies with Exam Prep for AQA, OCR B and Edexcel B – Weather Hazards

GCSE Geography Case Studies with Exam Prep

Case Study resource packs – written specifically for the new AQA, OCR B and Edexcel B GCSE Geography specifications.

For each topic, ALL of the Case Studies and Located Examples required by the spec are covered.

We’ve carefully selected a range of located examples which not only span the globe but also focus on countries with contrasting levels of development. As well as understanding the physical factors at play within each case study, these resources allow you to teach all of the human concepts by comparing locations at either end of the development spectrum.

Teach your students to gain a deep understanding of the physical world around them through study of specific events, and learn about the interactions between people and place, and the differing effects that gloabl events will have on developing and developed populations.

  • Every required specification Case Study and Located Example Covered
  • Fact files of all the key information relating to the event
  • Thought-prokoving picture springboards to promote class discussion
  • Summary tables – perfect for revision

Also included to motivate students and help track progress…

  • ICT Interactive content, with suggested videos, websites, news articles and more…
  • Consolidation activities for each case study
  • Differentiated questions (with suggested answers) to test knowledge and recall of the facts and figures

 
COMPONENT 1:
Our Natural World Price is £69 (£49 for Edexcel B) — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Topic 1: Global Hazards – Weather
Flash flooding, Morpeth, UK, 2008; Flash
Flooding, Texas, 2015;

Hurricane Sandy, USA, 2012; Tropical Storm Chedza,
Madagascar, 2015;

Heatwave, UK, 2015; Heatwave, Pakistan, 2015;

Drought, UK, 2004-06; Drought, Brazil, 2015

An Inspector Calls Exam Preparation Packs for GCSE English Literature (Edexcel, OCR, Eduqas & WJEC (Wales)

An Inspector Calls Exam Preperation Packs for GCSE English Literature

Apply set-text teaching to the exam with these focused companions, specifically tailored to the exam board.

Three structured steps to build success:

  1. Revision
    • At-a-glance topical summaries cover key points in an easy-to-digest format
    • Revision activities consolidate knowledge through quizzes, mind mapping, quotation analysis, close reading and more!
  2. Exam Preparation
    • Essay-focused exercises build planning and writing skills and improve exam technique
  3. Exam Practice
    • Plenty of original exam-style questions give practice in all areas – great for mock exams
    • Worked-through example takes students through planning, drafting and completing an essay in manageable steps
    • Sample essays with annotated versions and activities demonstrate how to improve grades

Includes annotated sample essays!

Plus! Student-friendly self- or peer-mark scheme and suggested answers for all activities. Tasks can be set in class or for homework to enhance your revision schedule.

 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 Geography Tectonics Case Studies with Exam Prep

GCSE Geography Case Studies with Exam Prep

Case Study resource packs – written specifically for the new AQA, OCR B and Edexcel B GCSE Geography specifications.

For each topic, ALL of the Case Studies and Located Examples required by the spec are covered.

We’ve carefully selected a range of located examples which not only span the globe but also focus on countries with contrasting levels of development. As well as understanding the physical factors at play within each case study, these resources allow you to teach all of the human concepts by comparing locations at either end of the development spectrum.

Teach your students to gain a deep understanding of the physical world around them through study of specific events, and learn about the interactions between people and place, and the differing effects that gloabl events will have on developing and developed populations.

  • Every required specification Case Study and Located Example Covered
  • Fact files of all the key information relating to the event
  • Thought-prokoving picture springboards to promote class discussion
  • Summary tables – perfect for revision

Also included to motivate students and help track progress…

  • ICT Interactive content, with suggested videos, websites,
    news articles and more…
  • Consolidation activities for each case study
  • Differentiated questions (with suggested answers) to test
    knowledge and recall of the facts and figures

COMPONENT 1:
Global Geographical Issues

Topic 1: Hazardous Earth – Tropical
Cyclones
Hurricane Sandy, USA, 2012; Tropical
Storm Chedza, Madagascar, 2015; Hurricane Dean, Mexico,
2007
Topic 1: Hazardous Earth – Volcanoes and
Earthquakes
Eyjafjallajökull Eruption, Iceland,
2010; Mount Merapi Eruption, Java, 2010;

Tohoku Earthquake, Japan, 2011; Nepal Earthquake,
2015

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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Brecht: A Complete Guide for AS and A Level Edexcel Drama

Brecht: A Complete Guide for AS and A Level Edexcel

Immerse students in the techniques and ideology of one of the most influential theatre practitioners of the 20th Century.

Engaging notes and inspired activities bring Epic Theatre to life! Students will explore, interpret and gain full appreciation of Brecht’s work and ethos:

  • Comprehensive and captivating notes cover Brecht from all angles
    • Including context, beginnings, works, purpose, practice,
      methods, techniques, influences, and collaborations.
  • Imaginative activities inform students’ interpretations by exploring ideas and experimenting with techniques.
    • Perfect balance of practical and non-practical tasks –
      including reflection, writing and research.
  • Dedicated assessment section offers practical advice on how to apply Brecht to the relevant components: Exploration and Performance (AS) and Devising and Theatre Makers in Practice (A Level)

Written specifically for Edexcel, with detailed indicative content and full teacher’s notes provided, this essential guide ensures that helping students get their heads round the verfremdungseffekt has never been easier!

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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Revision Podcasts for GCSE Edexcel PE

Revision Podcasts for GCSE Edexcel PE

Outstanding audio podcasts in question-and-answer format covering every topic from both components of the Edexcel GCSE PE (9-1) specification (from 2016).

Two ways to use…

  1. In class – web interface allows students to easily pick topics they are weak on
  2. At home – students download to their MP3 player or smartphone