Lady Audley’s Secret Comprehensive Guide for AS/A Level

(First Teaching 2015)

Set text for: Edexcel AS & A Level

Blackmail, bigamy, murder, arson, intrigue… Braddon’s fast-paced and absorbing novel about a beautiful, yet cunning, middle-class Victorian woman established her as one of the masters of the sensation genre. Investigate her manipulative villainess alongside themes, language, critical reception and more with this illuminating guide.

Engage your students!

Includes debate prompts; active learning tasks; further reading suggestions; key literary and linguistic terms; practice essay questions throughout!

Each pack 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
    To support teaching by making sure all key areas are covered

Also included! Comparison activities across the Edexcel Crime and Detection set texts: In Cold Blood, The Murder Room and The Moonstone.

Plus! A glossary of key terms ensures full understanding

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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English Literature: The Merchant of Venice GCSE Activity Pack

The Merchant of Venice GCSE Activity Pack

There’s so much to explore in the plot, themes, characters and language of The Merchant of Venice, and this jam-packed resource provides a variety of stimulating, ready-to-use activities to help all learners engage with Shakespeare’s provocative play.

Carefully considered structure develops understanding:

  1. Build a foundation for learning and get students interested with introductory pre-reading exercises.
  2. Dig deeper with text-based activities. Every scene is explored through a range of thought-provoking tasks.
  3. Consolidate knowledge with whole-text activities focusing on: Characterisation • Relationships • Setting • Themes • Ideas and Messages • Language • Form • Structure • Context

All activities are perfectly matched to the GCSE Assessment Objectives, and the fantastic structure makes the pack accessible for your whole class. An ideal complement to the Study Guide for this text.

Plus! Suggested answers for questions and activities included.

‘Excellent resource which I would certainly use with pupils! I like the way it leads you through each scene, the variety of activities and clarity of presentation… It is clear and easy to follow… It has an impressive variety of activities and the extension questions are very good.’ – S Griffin, Teacher and Indepedent Reviewer

‘Clear focus on understanding the text, context, language and exam requirements. Deals with individual aspects of skills well, such as structuring paragraphs and incorporating contextual influences.’ – C Hughes, English Teacher and Independent Reviewer

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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Topic on a Page for Edexcel GCSE PE: Components 1 and 2

Topic on a Page for Edexcel GCSE PE: Components 1 and 2

Visual and engaging A3 photocopiable revision posters covering all of the key theory content for Component 1 and Component 2 of the 2016 Edexcel GCSE PE Specification.

  • Concise notes covering key vocabulary and knowledge students need for the exam
  • Carefully designed to show clear links between key topics
  • Countless sporting examples to encourage effective application to sport performance and participation
  • Revision Success tip boxes – support exam preparation
  • Diagrams, graphs and images to illuminate key concepts – valuable for visual learners and EAL students

Each summary is provided as:

  1. A complete revision poster
  2. A partially complete poster with exercises for active revision

Both in A3 and A4 format

Versatile resource:

  • Hand out at the end of the course or at the end of a topic for revision recap
  • Hand out partially completed worksheets for in-class activities
  • Display on classroom walls as visual cues

‘This resource is great, it can be used both in learning and revision. Supporting students developing new understanding as well as supporting them in re-capping previously learnt work.’ – S Wills, Deputy Head of PE, Examiner & Independent Reviewer (on Component 1)

‘I really liked the ‘revision success tip’ box that was on some of the pages. This provides students will a useful point/s to consider for their exams. The examples used on all topic pages were fantastic and would help students understand any misconceptions they may have.’ – E Drury, PE Teacher & Independent Reviewer (on Component 2)

Price is £39-49 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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GCSE Edexcel: Activity Pack Theme A: Living together in the UK

GCSE Edexcel: Activity Pack Theme A: Living together in the UK

Address all aspects of Theme A: Living Together in the UK with this exciting pack!

Edexcel GCSE

20 classroom-ready activities will enthuse and engage students and ensure they get the most from their citizenship studies.

  • Stimulating exercises encourage discussion and liven up lessons.
    • Scenario activities ensure students make the important decisions so they feel part of the action.
    • Debate activities enable students get a chance to voice their opinions on key issues, from Scottish Independence to Brexit!
    • Stretch activities included in every task to challenge your most able students
  • Use as a basis for whole lessons, or use as a recap on key issues
  • Fully matched to cover all specification content for Theme A.

Includes:

Practice Exams for A Level Edexcel Economics A

Practice Exams for A Level Edexcel Economics A

Written by an experienced teacher and senior examiner!

12 original practice papers providing full coverage of the 2015 A Level Edexcel A specification. Carefully constructed and fully cross-referenced to ensure students gain complete exam practice across the AOs!

Practice Makes Perfect!

  • Mimics the tone, style and format of the new Edexcel exam with identical balance of AOs – perfect for mocks!
  • Full range of question types – from Section A short-answer questions to Section C extended essay questions
  • Student-friendly mark schemes – great for quick marking and peer- or self-assessment

“Accurately represents how students will be assessed in the real Edexcel examinations.” – B Dolbear, Teacher, Examiner & Independent Reviewer

Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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French Differentiated Homeworks for GCSE Edexcel French

Differentiated Homeworks for GCSE Edexcel French

Facilitate independent learning with these comprehensive, ready-to-use homeworks for GCSE Edexcel French! Differentiated, stand-alone worksheets cover every topic in the 2016 specifications and provide carefully structured support to reinforce learning:

  • Three levels of differentiation – set homework appropriate to the needs of each student!
  • Each worksheet builds upon a wide range of skills, from vocabulary and reading to grammar and writing
    • Plus! Translation into both English and French
  • Full answers provided for easy self-, peer- or teacher marking
  • Consolidate and build upon knowledge and skills already learned – no additional teacher input required!
  • ‘Mix and match’ as homeworks, cover lessons, end of topic revision or classroom-based learning tasks – ultimate flexibility
  • Meet the demands of the 2016 Edexcel specification and give students all the necessary tools to succeed in their exams

“The resource matches the new GSCE specification very well – using and covering key grammatical points and offering differentiated work.” — A Scigliano, MFL Teacher and Ind. Reviewer

Price is £89 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Geography – A Level Edexcel Topic Tests, 5: The Water Cycle and Water Insecurity

A Level Edexcel Topic Tests

Ensure complete coverage with these topic-by-topic question banks – Co-Teachable for the new AS and A Level Edexcel Geography specifications (8GE0 and 9GE0).

Resources in this range cover ALL spec content for the AS and A Level!

Within each test, questions progress from short/factual to longer-answer or exam-style. Every test is differentiated with an extension section that can be offered to higher ability students. Tests are provided in a write-on and non-write-on format for flexibility. Full answers are provided so students can return to their completed tests to revise!

  • Every specification subtopic covered
  • Each topic divided into tests which can be undertaken in class or as a homework activity
  • The number of tests per topic allows one test to be set every fortnight over a two year course of study if using the full set of resources
  • Includes clear, detailed mark schemes

The final test in each pack is an end of topic summary, covering a range of content from across the whole topic.

Perfect for continued assessment, and progress tracking throughout the qualification. See which areas your class are strong on and which need a recap.

AREA OF STUDY 3: PHYSICAL SYSTEMS AND SUSTAINABILITY

Topic 5: The Water Cycle and Water Insecurity 5 topic tests
Topic 6: The Carbon Cycle and Energy Security 5 topic tests



“A very good resource, which has clearly been carefully thought through and is as a result comprehensive and useful. I liked the dual structure of the papers, with the easier question at the start and the extended questions at the end. I liked the way the papers cover separate sections, with a final paper covering the entire unit. “

D. Baker, HoD & Independent Reviewer

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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