Practical Theory for GCSE Edexcel PE: Component 1 and Component 2

Practical Theory for GCSE Edexcel PE: Component 1 and Component 2

Putting the PHYSICAL back in to Physical Education!

  • Full spec coverage
  • Engaging and structured write-on student worksheets enable clear student feedback
  • Versatile – Complete in the sports hall, outside or on the athletics track.

12–22 carefully selected practical activities to engage and familiarise students in the theory content for both papers of the Edexcel 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.

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!

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GCSE AQA French Practice Papers: Higher Reading

GCSE AQA French Practice Papers: Higher Reading

Available for Listening, Speaking, Reading and Writing

Comprehensive practice for Papers 1, 2, 3 and 4 of the 2016 GCSE AQA French specification. For each tier, there are three full practice papers, mirroring AQA Sample Assessment Materials.

All practice papers meet the requirements of the 2016 specifications and are followed by mark schemes which closely match those used by the exam board.

  • Every specification topic is covered, ensuring that students are familiar with questions on a wide range of issues
  • Interesting and up-to-date texts and recordings will stimulate students and encourage them to engage with the material
  • All activity, text and transcript types are covered – students will be completely familiar with the exam format

Price is £49 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Multiple-Choice Practice Questions for AS/A Level Year 1 AQA Physics

Multiple-Choice Practice Questions for AS/A Level Year 1 AQA Physics

A superb revision tool and confidence builder for this challenging question type new to AS Physics, worth more than 20% of exam marks!

Topic covered:

  • Measurements and their errors
  • Particles and radiation
  • Waves
  • Mechanics and materials
  • Electricity

  • 200 original questions with answers, testing every topic in the new specification for comprehensive practice in all areas.
  • Covers applied knowledge, facts and calculations – just like the real exams.
  • Answers for the first 100 questions have fully worked solutions and step-by-step explanations of incorrect answers. Students self-mark, learn how they went wrong and develop effective strategies.
  • Students then apply these new skills to the second set of 100 questions – a fantastic boost to exam preparation!

Perfect for homework, in-class revision or cover lessons, with no teacher preparation required.

“Difficult to improve this excellent resource.” – K Lewis, Teacher and Independent Reviewer

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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Practice Exercises for Translations Skills in A2 WJEC Spanish

Practice Exercises for Translations Skills in A2 WJEC Spanish

64 interesting texts to translate from English to French. The 16 topics follow the A Level WJEC topic list, so you can always find a text to match what students are working on.
Each text is accompanied by a series of 3 grammar exercises using the translation as its base. The teacher can choose from two separate methods:

  1. Use the text-based grammar tasks before translation to familiarise weaker learners with the language needed for the translation
  2. Use once the translation has been completed to give further language practice.

Each text also includes an example full translation broken down into 15 points. These can be used for the teacher’s reference or for students to self- or peer-mark.

Topics covered:

  • Technology
  • Pollution
  • Global warming
  • Transport
  • Energy
  • Nuclear energy
  • Renewable energies
  • Conservation
  • Recycling
  • Sustainability
  • The role of the media
  • Racism
  • Immigration
  • Social exclusion and integration
  • Terrorism
  • The world of work

‘It is a thoughtful resource where students can engage actively in current sociocultural topics. It helps them enlarge their vocabulary, gain good understanding of grammar and facilitates teaching the process of translation.’ – V Calderon de la Barca, Proofreader, Writer and Independent Reviewer

‘It is what I have been trawling the Internet for for three years! A thorough and well planned resource which meets the needs of a busy teacher. It could answer a lot of A level teachers’ calls for help!’ – S Gibbons, MFL 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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Geography: GEO4B Pre-Release Resource Pack

GEO4B Pre-Release Resource Pack

Written specifically for the Advance Information on ‘Health in Kenya’.

    • Guide students through the pre-release with Thorough Workbook provided in A4 & A5 booklet
    • Revise related key skills with Skills PowerPoints!
    • Set the issue in context with Background Material
    • Stretch and challenge A* students with Discussion Springboards

  • Two practice exam papers with mark schemes

“Very detailed and well thought through… the variety of activities and the fact that each item is covered thoroughly. It also had many useful weblinks given for students to use… It will help those preparing for the GEO4B paper to prepare as a group or individually. It encourages students to fully engage with the AIB… It is clearly laid out with answer sections for students and some nice images used to prompt discussion… skills covered at the end which highlights links for students.” – J Baston, Geography Teacher & 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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GEO4B 2014: AfL Exam Practice for Morpeth Floods

GEO4B 2014: AfL Exam Practice for Morpeth Floods

Your perfect companion to the GEO4B Pre-Release Resource Pack

Hone students’ GEO4B exam skills with 10 varied activities. Includes ‘Be the Examiner’, ‘Writing Frames’ and ‘Self-Assessment Checklists’ – all specifically written for the Morpeth Floods AIB.

Students start by attempting exam-style questions on the 2008 Morpeth Floods (great practice!), then assess and grade their own and others’ answers (great AfL!). Progressive activities help build confidence through familiarity with the AIB, key skills and what makes a top-level exam answer.

  • An exam’s worth of questions covering all the likely question types for the 2014 exam
  • Sample answers for improvement and comparison – from basic Level 1 and 2 answers, to model Level 3 answers
  • Student-friendly mark schemes for every question

Ideal for classwork, homework or intensive revision sessions in preparation for the June 2014 exam.

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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