OCR GCSE (9-1) Computer Science – NEA Companion

OCR GCSE (9-1) Computer Science - NEA Companion

Accessible, well-structured notes explains the requirements of
each step of the Programming Project in the new OCR GCSE
(9–1) specification.

Fantastic for teachers to get their heads around the project, in
order to better support students.

Each chapter coincides with a separate section of the NEA mark
scheme, and consists of:

  • An introduction to the section, including an overview with
    categorised descriptions of the requirements for each mark band.
  • Marking criteria is broken down, explaining in detail what is
    required to reach top marks (as well as highlighting the
    differences between the mark bands.)
  • Varied examples are used to support the text, based on a
    range of original scenarios
  • Packed with tips including pitfalls to avoid, and ideas
    for how to approach certain tasks
  • ‘Deliverables’ lists summarise the evidence needed for each
    section

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The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Activity Pack for GCSE English Literature

The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde Activity Pack for GCSE English Literature

Suitable for: Edexcel | AQA | OCR | Eduqas

A respectable and mild-mannered doctor develops a liquid to help him better understand the human psyche. Instead, he unleashes a power from within himself that is too monstrous to be contained…
Investigate the novel’s compelling themes of good, evil and the duality of human nature, and discover Victorian attitudes towards science and progress with this collection of inventive and imaginative activities.

Activities include:

  • Insightful questions
  • Stimulating reading and writing tasks
  • Pair and group work
  • Spoken language practice
  • Creative activities for visual and kinaesthetic learners
  • Appealing tasks based on modern media

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 chapter is explored through a range of thought-provoking and diverse tasks.
  3. Consolidate knowledge with whole-text activities focusing on: Characterisation • Setting • Themes • 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.

Plus! Suggested answers for questions and activities included.

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Twelfth Night Activity Pack for AS and A Level English Literature

Twelfth Night Activity Pack for AS & A Level English Literature

Set text for:

  • OCR AS & A Level
  • AQA B AS & A Level
  • Edexcel A Level

Mistaken identity, misplaced passions and the folly of ambition come together to create one of Shakespeare’s most hilarious, most ridiculous and most antic-filled plays.

Engage your class in Twelfth Night’s topsy-turvy storyline and tangled web of characters with a variety of ready-to-use handouts, covering the whole text, for you to mix and match to suit your class.

  • engaging questions
  • critical thinking
  • close reading
  • pair and group tasks
  • visual, audio and kinaesthetic tasks
  • further research

Accessible for every level and linked to the AOs

Plus! Answers to all activities included.

  • Prepare Pre-reading exercises provide a starting point for study
  • Explore Appealing act-by-act tasks guide students through the play, allowing them to gain understanding and analytical skills while remaining engaged
  • Reflect Whole-text activities show the bigger picture, exploring key areas of: Characterisation • Relationships • Genre • Themes • Attitudes and values • Writer’s use of language • Form • Structure • Context • Critical reception

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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Course Companion for OCR Component 2: Religion and Ethics: AL Year 1/AS

Course Companion for OCR Component 2

Simplify your planning, cover all spec points, and prepare your class for the AS or A Level exam with these definitive companions to the 2016 OCR Religious Studies specification.

Comprehensive and student-friendly notes for every topic in varied, easy-to-digest formats.

  • Follows the spec order exactly in manageable sections – simple to slot into your scheme of work
  • Special focus on analytical skills, including strengths and weaknesses of debates, to hit AO2 marks
  • Key terms defined throughout to familiarise religious and philosophical terminology

Plenty of opportunities for consolidation and engagement throughout – ensure students use their new knowledge.

  • Including starter activities, active learning tasks, discussion questions, research activities, exam-prep exercises,
    quizzes with answers, and more!

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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Jane Eyre GCSE Activity Pack for English Literature (exams from 2017)

Jane Eyre GCSE Activity Pack for English Literature (exams from 2017)

This comprehensive activity bank will strengthen and deepen students’ understanding of Charlotte Brontë’s multifaceted novel. With over 100 stimulating, ready-to-use activities, covering all aspects of the novel, you’re sure to find something to suit your class.

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 chapter 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 included – and teacher notes for effortless planning!

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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GCSE OCR Course Companion: Component 1: Christianity

GCSE OCR Course Companion: Component 1: Christianity

 

GCSE OCR RS Course Companions: Study of Religion

Component 1: Christianity Full Course

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

  • Detailed, accessible notes for every part of the spec
  • Manageable sections, varied formats and integrated
    activities keep students engaged
  • Trains students in exam skills with original OCR-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 specification order exactly, so it’s easy to
integrate into your lessons. The perfect complement to your
scheme of work!

 

Also available for Short
Course Companion

 

 

“Well written, clear resource which would save staff planning [time]… Could be used in many different ways to support learning. The exam technique and support is helpful and concise… Clear and easy to use… The quick questions for each area are helpful and good to use to consolidate learning… Explanation of how to answer exam questions is clearly laid out for students to understand, well explained. Key words boxes are really helpful for staff and students. Bible quotes included and clear for students to find when revising…. Helpful to give Bible quotes included like this for staff…, so no need to look them up. I like the pause for thought sections. I’d use for extension work or maybe even an extended starter/plenary… Would enhance learning… Interprets and supports the detail from the specification and the exam format. Has clear sections for exam skills and could be used for peer/self-marking… Really helpful resource. Useful for staff [and] good for student use.”– K Barker, Head of Religious Education and Independent 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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Practical Theory for OCR GCSE PE

Practical Theory for OCR GCSE PE

Paper 1: Physical Factors Affecting Performance

Putting the PHYSICAL back in to Physical Education!

12–19 carefully selected practical activities to engage and familiarise students in the theory content for both papers of the OCR GCSE PE specification.

Each practical activity is great for kinaesthetic learners and contains:

    • Relevant and concise aims – link practical activities to essential specification content.
    • Cool-down questions – encourage detailed understanding and assessment of learning.
    • Exam-style questions – provide focus at the end of each session.

Engaging and structured write-on student worksheets enable clear student feedback.

Students learn through: racing around the cardiac system, competing in fitness challenges as their favourite superstars, experiencing arousal/ stress first hand and becoming a sponsor for a lesson!

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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