Pre-release Scenario Summer 2017 CORE Exam Prep Pack Section B: James

Pre-release Scenario Summer 2017 CORE Exam Prep Pack Section B: James

For GCSE AQA PE
Suitable for Section B of Unit 1 (short course) and Unit 3 (full course). Full course material clearly labelled.

A unique resource, totally focused on maximising exam performance and containing the material that students need to prepare for Section B on the pre-release scenario:

  • An introduction to the scenariowhat is there and what does it mean? With key terms highlighted and explained.
  • Clear and concise revision notes, related specifically to the James <!–title–> and in specification order.
    Activities for every section to develop exam skills and consolidate learning.
  • Two Section B practice exam papers, with model student answers and mark schemes.
  • Teaching PowerPoints for delivery of the scenario material
  • Structured revision cards

‘A super resource which again is jam packed and matched to suit the requirements of the scenario. I am impressed by the range of areas that have been covered.’ – R Devlin, Curriculum Leader & Independent 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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The Tempest Exam Preparation Pack (OCR AS and OCR A Level)

The Tempest Exam Preparation Pack (OCR AS and OCR A Level)

Don’t leave your students adrift as they journey towards their OCR exams! Help your class apply understanding of The Tempest and sharpen exam technique with exam advice, exam-style questions, mark schemes and model answers, specifically designed to ensure safe passage to success in the AS and A Level OCR Component 1 exam.

  • Student-friendly summaries and revision activities on key elements of The Tempest – including themes of freedom and betrayal and motifs of servant and master – prompt students to refresh knowledge before attempting questions
  • Heaps of unique exam-style questions not available from OCR – 10 for AS, 12 for A Level. Great for mocks!
    • Plus an ‘exam-question generator’ providing students with countless opportunities for practice!
  • ‘How to Write a Great Essay’ section containing:
    • Essay sentence starters to offset writer’s block;
    • Writing plans to provide a framework for answering essay questions;
    • Suggested strategies illustrating how questions can be broken down into logical chunks;
    • Plus! Sample paragraphs with annotations, activities and tips
  • Six original sample essays with detailed AO commentary and marking exercises – familiarise students with examiner thinking and demonstrate how to improve grades
  • Student-friendly mark schemes – perfect for easy marking and self-assessment
  • Includes indicative content for all exam-style questions

Ready to embed into your revision programme in class or as homework.

‘The resource would definitely improve analytical skills and planning… It is particularly strong in terms of close-text analysis and questions.’ – L Churchill, English Teacher and independent Reviewer

‘It provides exactly what they need in the approach to their exams. The author clearly knows the play very well and has provided some excellent and very useful sample answers on various questions. The author also clearly has a thorough grasp of the examination paper, as the sample questions are great and really useful.’ – C Hughes, Teacher, Examiner and Independent Reviewer

“In my opinion, the content is excellent. This is a well structured and engaging exam pack that will be of benefit to teachers and students alike.” – M Lloyd, Teacher and Independent 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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GCSE AQA PE Pre-release Scenario Summer 2017 Exam Prep Pack Section B

GCSE AQA PE Pre-release Scenario Summer 2017 Exam Prep Pack Section B

A unique resource, totally focused on maximising exam performance and containing the material that students need to prepare for Section B on the pre-release scenario:

  • An introduction to the scenario what is there and what does it mean? With key terms highlighted and explained.
  • Clear and concise revision notes, related specifically to the James and in specification order. Activities for every section to develop exam skills and consolidate learning.
  • Two Section B practice exam papers, with model student answers and mark schemes.
  • Teaching PowerPoints for delivery of the scenario material
  • Structured revision cards

Also available: GCSE AQA PE Pre-Release Scenario Practical Activities Pack (2017 exam).

Pre-order now for dispatch 01 March 2017!

Customer feedback from previous years’ AQA PE resource packs:

“Excellent… A guaranteed grade raiser” – H Burningham, HoD & ZigZag Customer

“Incredibly helpful – Wouldn’t use anything else now.” – F Bartlett, PE Teacher & ZigZag Customer

“Excellent – also doubles up as a revision booklet. It’s easily laid out, specific, and can be used for homework and for exam practice” – G Shackleton, HoD & ZigZag Customer

“Fantastic and great to have. It not only benefited our pupils but staff as well. It is a real tool to help both staff and students” – L Stirling, HoD & ZigZag Customer

“Excellent preparation for our students… We found the resource extremely helpful and time saving” – N Foster, Teacher & ZigZag Customer

“Excellent, really clear and easy to use… This will enhance the number of marks achieved by GCSE students in the exam” – C Longmore, Teacher & ZigZag Customer

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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Unseen Fiction Preparation Pack: Diffability

Unseen Fiction Preparation Pack: Diffability

for Eduqas GCSE Language

Boost students’ confidence in analysing unseen fiction and non-fiction texts with these rich and comprehensive banks of ❶ extracts with ❷ student activities and ❸ exam-style questions.

Full preparation for the reading sections of the Eduqas GCSE English Language specification:

❶ Carefully considered extracts

  • Includes 8 debate-provoking extracts – or pairs of extracts for comparative packs
  • Wide range of intriguing themes from secret societies to beauty blogging – mirrors the unpredictability of the Reading exams and prepares students for tricky texts

❷ Accompanying introductory and differentiated worksheets

  • Clearly structured pre-reading, comprehension and analysis activities for each extract
  • Develop key analytical skills needed for exam success
  • Answers to all activities – ideal for quick marking!
Worksheets available at two fully differentiated levels:
1. Scaffolded activities allow lower-ability students a straightforward way into the text
2. ‘Taking it Further’ extension sheets challenge high achievers!

❸ Exam-style questions for every question type

  • Apply learning and improve exam technique
  • Plus! Full student-friendly mark schemes – perfect for self-assessment and identifying areas for improvement

Embed in lesson plans or hand out for individual study!

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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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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Unseen Fiction Preparation Pack: Diffability

Unseen Fiction Preparation Pack: Diffability for Edexcel GCSE English Language

for Edexcel GCSE Language

Boost students’ confidence in analysing unseen fiction and non-fiction texts with these rich and comprehensive banks of ❶ extracts with ❷ student activities and ❸ exam-style questions.

Full preparation for the reading sections of the Edexcel GCSE English Language specification:

❶ Carefully considered extracts

  • Includes 8 debate-provoking extracts – or pairs of extracts for comparative packs
  • Wide range of intriguing themes from secret societies to beauty blogging – mirrors the unpredictability of the Reading exams and prepares students for tricky texts

❷ Accompanying introductory and differentiated worksheets

  • Clearly structured pre-reading, comprehension and analysis activities for each extract
  • Develop key analytical skills needed for exam success
  • Answers to all activities – ideal for quick marking!
Worksheets available at two fully differentiated levels:
1. Scaffolded activities allow lower-ability students a straightforward way into the text
2. ‘Taking it Further’ extension sheets challenge high achievers!

❸ Exam-style questions for every question type

  • Apply learning and improve exam technique
  • Plus! Full student-friendly mark schemes – perfect for self-assessment and identifying areas for improvement

Embed in lesson plans or hand out for individual study!

“I particularly liked the progression of tasks and how they linked closely to the AOs. I also liked the detailed answer sheets for students to self and peer mark which is particularly useful for developing independent learning skills.” – J Mulholland, Teacher and Independent Reviweer

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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An Inspector Calls Exam Preparation Pack for AQA GCSE English Literature

An Inspector Calls Exam Preparation Pack for AQA 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.

“This is a fantastic resource which I would highly recommend… The activities are sharply focused on exam preparation… The sample answers explicitly demonstrate the way that the mark scheme assesses each of the assessment objectives… A valuable resource.. it matches the specification perfectly.” – L Morris, English Teacher and Independent 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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