Learning Grids for GCSE OCR A Biology – Topics 1-3

Learning Grids for GCSE OCR A Biology

A brilliant idea designed to support differentiation. Students work through the question grids to review each specification point. Working alone or in pairs, with or without their books, every student can engage with this resource.

Progressive structure helps students grasp the basics before tackling applied questions.

A godsend for weaker students who find it difficult to absorb information in class. Particularly supports ‘hands-on’ learners who need to write information down to absorb it.

  • Leads to active learning, scaffolding of understanding and student confidence
  • An easy-to-set, yet valuable homework or cover lesson
  • Students work individually, you can focus where the help is needed
  • End result: revision notes – with full spec coverage!
    • Pack includes question-only grids and answer versions for easy marking.
    • Also includes key skills for practicals and Maths.

“Very easy way for students to review knowledge and check they are making progress”
K. Greenslade, Head of Biology & Ind. Reviewer

 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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Learning Grids for A Level Year 1/AS OCR A Module 4: Biodiversity & Evolution

Learning Grids A Level Yr 1/AS OCR A Module 4: Biodiversity & Evolution

 

Learning Grids for A Level OCR A Biology

Cross-referenced to Hodder & Oxford textbooks

A brilliant idea designed to support
differentiation.

Students work through the question grids to review each
specification point. Working alone or in pairs, with or without
their books, every student can engage with this resource.

A godsend for weaker students who find it difficult to absorb
information in class. Particularly supports ‘hands-on’ learners
who like to write information down to absorb it.

  • Leads to active learning, scaffolding of understanding
    and student confidence
  • An easy-to-set, yet valuable homework or cover lesson
  • Students work individually, you can focus where the help is
    needed
  • End result: revision notes – with full spec coverage!
Includes ‘experiment time’ questions to
consolidate practical skills

Breaks information down into manageable chunks… I particularly
liked the variety of activities, extension tasks, quick quizzes
and links to practicals. A England, Head of Biology and
Independent Reviewer (POD 6278)

Good range of questions relating specifically to required
practicals. I really like the questions on microscopy. L
Marsh, Teacher and Independent Reviewer (POD 6279)

 

Price is £39 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Practice Exams for A Level OCR Biology A

Practice Exams for A Level & AS OCR Biology A

Photocopiable write-on exam-style papers for realistic exam
practice: four for each AS and A Level paper.

Practice makes perfect!

  • Written for the new OCR A specification.
  • Cross-referenced to specification – easily see what each
    paper covers and how marks are distributed.
  • Full content coverage
  • Full range of question types to perfect exam technique:
    multiple-choice, short- and long-answer, extended response,
    calculations, data analysis, practical skills
  • Full, detailed mark scheme in exam-board style

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 Year 1 OCR A Biology

AS and A Level Year 1 OCR A Biology Learning Grids

Module 3: Exchange and Transport

Cross-referenced to Hodder & Oxford textbooks

A brilliant idea designed to support
differentiation.

Students work through the question grids to review each
specification point. Working alone or in pairs, with or without
their books, every student can engage with this resource.

A godsend for weaker students who find it difficult to absorb
information in class. Particularly supports ‘hands-on’ learners
who like to write information down to absorb it.

  • Leads to active learning, scaffolding of understanding
    and student confidence
  • An easy-to-set, yet valuable homework or cover lesson
  • Students work individually, you can focus where the help is
    needed
  • End result: revision notes – with full spec coverage!

Includes ‘experiment time’ questions to
consolidate practical skills

Breaks information down into manageable chunks… I particularly
liked the variety of activities, extension tasks, quick quizzes
and links to practicals.
A England, Head of Biology and
Independent Reviewer (POD 6278)

 

Price is £39 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
Click here for full details and to order.

Topic Tests for AQA Synergy GCSE Science: Life and Environmental Sciences

Topic Tests for AQA Synergy GCSE Science: Life and Environmental Sciences

Track your students’ progress through the 2016 9-1 GCSEs with these excellent topic-by-topic assessments. Clear progression from short, factual questions to probing ‘explain’ and ‘analyse’ questions lets you pinpoint areas of weakness quickly.

  • Build student confidence with extended response and investigation question practice
  • Comprehensive coverage lets you identify gaps in understanding throughout the course
  • User-friendly mark schemes and clear Higher Tier sections make assessment easy
  • Maths skills tested throughout

“Clear layout and good range of questions answers from tick boxes to longer response questions.” – K Greenslade, Head of Biology & 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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Topic on a Page for AQA Biology A Level Year 2

Topic on a Page for AQA Biology A Level Year 2

Well matched to the spec… ideal for students to use at review points or in preparation for exams..
L Marsh, HoD & Independent Reviewer

Visually attractive A3 posters with concise, easy-to-learn summaries of every specification topic. Diagrams, charts and comparison tables illuminate key concepts. Ideal for visual learners.

Also includes:

  • All required practicals for new spec
  • Exam tips providing guidance in tricky areas
  • ‘Word clouds’ with key terminology to stimulate memory and aid revision
  • Detailed answers with mark schemes for easy assessment or self-marking

Included for each topic:

  1. Summary poster giving at-a-glance overview
  2. Activity poster with focused and varied tasks

Plus: Write-on worksheets give alternative format for completion of activity poster tasks.

  • Perfect for end-of-topic consolidation and revision
  • Display in classroom or at home, or use as place mats
  • Activity pages make excellent homework

‘I like the variety of tasks they are given—descriptions, compare, explanations, suggestions—these last few will push the higher-end students more.’ – B Collins, Teacher and Independent Reviewer

“Well matched to the specification and ideal for students to use at review points or to refresh an overview of each section in preparation for examinations. I liked the clear sections for easy retrieval of information, exam tips and word clouds.” – L Marsh, Head of Department 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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GCSE OCR A Biology Crosswords and Keyword Activities Topics 1-3

GCSE OCR A Biology Crosswords and Keyword Activities

A comprehensive activity pack to help students learn the essential terms for the 2016 GCSE 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

Price is £59+VAT — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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