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Selective breedingNew!
This resource examines selective breeding. There are short activities  … read more
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KS4 | Biology | Published: 11/11/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Inheritance, reproduction and evolution (KS4)
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Chemical analysis - identifying gases and ionsNew!
Students need to know how to identify certain gases and ions.  … read more
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KS4 | Chemistry | Published: 11/11/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Chemical analysis
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Using the 'Ten Keys to Happier Living' as a framework for the teaching of emotional wellbeing and happier living skillsNew!
Writers Val Payne and Peter Harper give teaching suggestions  … read more
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KS3  | Published: 29/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Wellbeing - Science
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Speed – quizNew!
The quiz is based around the speed unit in the AQA KS3 specification.  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 28/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Speed | Forces and motion
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Water particlesNew!
This resource is designed as an end of unit assessment for the  … read more
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KS3 | Chemistry | Published: 28/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Particle model | Solids, liquids and gases (KS3)
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20 ideas for making it stickNew!
A collection of practical and easy ideas to incorporate into  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Biology | Chemistry | Physics | Published: 28/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Teaching ideas
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Managing attachment behaviours in the classroomNew!
This resource accompanies the article, 'Attachment behaviours  … read more
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KS3  | Published: 23/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): SEND - Science
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Sensory processing: strategies for the classroom
A teacher-facing resource with strategies for meeting the needs  … read more
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KS3  | Published: 22/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): SEND - Science
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Photosynthesis revision board
A really useful revision tool to get students to summarise p  … read more
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KS4 | Biology | Published: 21/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Bioenergetics – photosynthesis
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Current quiz
The quiz could be used as a team revision activity or as an individual  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 21/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Current | Electricity (KS3)
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Practical strategies to assist students with dyspraxia
A teacher-facing resource giving suggestions of how to support  … read more
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KS3  | Published: 18/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): SEND - Science
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Mindfulness
A teacher-facing resource which provides three meditation scripts  … read more
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KS3  | Published: 16/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Wellbeing - Science
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Acts of kindness
Students commit to an act of kindness and then reflect on the  … read more
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KS3  | Published: 16/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Wellbeing - Science
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Practising gratitude
Students prepare their ideas for writing a letter of gratitude,  … read more
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KS3  | Published: 16/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Wellbeing - Science
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Particle model quiz
The quiz has 15 multiple choice questions all based on the particle  … read more
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KS3 | Chemistry | Published: 14/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Particle model | Solids, liquids and gases (KS3)
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Light – multiple choice
Check students understanding or prior knowledge with this 12  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 14/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Light | Waves – light
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Development of the periodic table
The PPT takes students through the development of the periodic  … read more
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KS4 | Chemistry | Published: 14/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): The Periodic Table
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Sound quiz
This activity can be used at the end of the Sound unit to assess  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 07/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Sound | Waves – sound
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Energy from waste
With concerns over our impact on the environment, this is an  … read more
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KS3 | Chemistry | Published: 07/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Earth resources | Using resources
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Current - spot the mistake
This resource addresses common misconceptions in drawing circuits,  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 07/10/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Current | Electricity (KS3)
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Reflection – ray diagrams
A lovely activity for students who are familiar with the rules  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 30/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Light | Waves – light
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Metals and non-metals
A quick quiz to check your students understanding of metals and  … read more
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KS3 | Chemistry | Published: 30/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Metals and non-metals
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Inheriting characteristics
A lesson to take kS3 students further on their journey of genetics  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Published: 30/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Inheritance
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Human ear challenge
Ideal to use with students once they have been introduced to  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Published: 23/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Sound
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Force, extension and springs
A worksheet which guides students through the skills required  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 23/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Forces and motion
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Maintaining water and nitrogen balance
A worksheet that summarises the role of different organs in  … read more
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KS4 | Biology | Published: 16/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Homeostasis
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Energy costs
This quiz could be used as a review of students knowledge of  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 16/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Energy costs | Energy (KS3)
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Energy and power
The resource has several activities based on energy efficiency  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 16/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Energy costs | Energy (KS3)
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Thermal decomposition
The resource contains an introduction to thermal decomposition  … read more
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KS3 | Chemistry | Published: 09/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Types of reaction | Chemical reactions and energetics
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Photosynthesis – matching
A simple keyword/phrase and definition matching activity that  … read more
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KS4 | Biology | Published: 09/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Bioenergetics – photosynthesis
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Separating mixtures
A multiple-choice activity that can be used to review the topic.  … read more
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KS3 | Chemistry | Published: 02/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Separating mixtures | Atoms, elements and compounds | Solids, liquids and gases (KS3)
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Photosynthesis - drawing conclusions
This resource is an imaginative way to get students thinking  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Published: 02/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Photosynthesis | Ecology (KS3) | Plants
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Analysing photosynthesis
This activity helps students to analyse the roles of oxygen,  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Published: 02/09/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Photosynthesis | Plants
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Work multiple choice
A PowerPoint quiz to check students understanding of the equation  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 27/08/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Work | Energy (KS3)
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Equilibrium card sort
Students find it difficult to structure their answers in this  … read more
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KS4 | Chemistry | Published: 27/08/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Chemical reactions and energetics
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Hormones learning pyramid
Students choose the questions that they are going to answer.  … read more
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KS4 | Biology | Published: 19/08/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Hormonal coordination
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Teachit SOW planner – 'how to ...' guide
This resource is a simple ‘how to …’ guide to help you customise  … read more
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KS3 KS4 KS5 | Biology | Chemistry | Physics | Published: 19/08/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Teaching templates
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Predators and prey
The PowerPoint uses the snowshoe hare and the lynx as an example  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Published: 12/08/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Interdependence | Ecology (KS3)
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Leaf and photosynthesis maze
​The resource focuses is on the structure of the leaf and ph  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Published: 12/08/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Photosynthesis | Plants
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Teachit Science year planner 2019–20
This handy year planner, with hyperlinks to topical, downloadable  … read more
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KS3 KS4 | Biology | Chemistry | Physics | Published: 12/08/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Teaching ideas | Teaching templates
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Isaac Newton
Introduce students to Isaac Newton with a biography and questions.  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Chemistry | Physics | Published: 05/08/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Important scientists
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Dmitri Mendeleev
A resource that explores the fascinating life of Mendeleev the  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Chemistry | Physics | Published: 05/08/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Important scientists
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Hertha Ayrton
This resource introduces Hertha Ayrton, a physicist and engineer  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Chemistry | Physics | Published: 05/08/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Important scientists
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Elsie Widdowson
Elsie Widdowson was an important nutritionist during the 20th  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Chemistry | Physics | Published: 05/08/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Important scientists
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Albert Einstein
Students can become familiar with Einstein, his life and work.  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Chemistry | Physics | Published: 05/08/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Important scientists
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Types of reaction
A multiple-choice quiz to check students understanding of types  … read more
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KS3 | Chemistry | Published: 29/07/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Types of reaction | Chemical reactions and energetics
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Modelling variation activity
A really engaging activity in which students create their own  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Published: 29/07/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Variation | Reproduction, inheritance and selection (KS3)
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Investigating insulators
A practical activity to lead students through an investigation  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 29/07/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Heating and cooling | Energy (KS3)
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Waves and ultrasound quest
Students use the included station map and answer questions along  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 15/07/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Wave effects | Waves – sound
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Adapting creatures
An imaginative resource that helps introduce students to the  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Published: 15/07/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Variation | Reproduction, inheritance and selection (KS3)
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Heating and cooling
This quiz is perfect as a starter or a review and revision activity.  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 15/07/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Heating and cooling | Energy (KS3)
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Magnetic materials mystery maze
This resource is based on an Escape Room type activity. Students  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 08/07/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Magnetism | Electricity (KS3)
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Do plants have sex?
Five starter style activities that could be used to check prior  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Published: 08/07/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Plant reproduction | Reproduction, inheritance and selection (KS3)
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Reactions crossword
A quick revision activity to check students understanding of  … read more
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KS3 | Chemistry | Published: 08/07/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Types of reaction | Chemical reactions and energetics
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Marie Curie
A set of activities on the life and achievements of Marie Curie.  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Chemistry | Physics | Published: 03/07/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Important scientists | The Periodic Table
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Archimedes and pi
A resource to help students explore the life of a scientist and  … read more
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KS3 | Physics | Published: 03/07/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Forces and motion
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A car-free world?
A set of activities for Car-free Day including a comprehension,  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Published: 03/07/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Ecology (KS3)
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Modelling DNA and chromosomes
This craft-based activity is fun and many useful observations  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Published: 24/06/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Inheritance | Reproduction, inheritance and selection (KS3)
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Formulae and equations
A worksheet with three tasks to give students lots of practice  … read more
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KS4 | Chemistry | Published: 24/06/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Chemical reactions and energetics
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Variation and identical twins
This resource is designed to promote discussion about characteristics  … read more
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KS3 | Biology | Published: 17/06/2019 | From the resource collection(s): Variation | Reproduction, inheritance and selection (KS3)
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