Lots of questions, including those that require longer text answers, give biology students plenty of practice on all types of exam questions. Stretch questions and take it further sections provide the right level of a challenge for the higher tier.
Author: Mike Boyle
Publisher: Hachette UK
Release Date: 2012-05-18
Aiming for your very best grades in AQA GCSE Biology? This revision guide will support you every step of the way. My Revision Notes (for A* to C): AQA GCSE Biology will help you revise effectively in the way you want to, allowing you to plan and pace your revision according to your learning needs, and to adapt and personalise with your own notes. Written by experienced teachers and examiners, you can be confident that this guide will cover only the facts and ideas you will be expected to recall and be able to use. With My Revision Notes (for A* to C): AQA GCSE Biology, essential facts are organised into memorable portions to make revising easier. Each double-page spread summarises a key topic for AQA GCSE Biology and is packed with questions and quick-fire quizzes so you can test your understanding and track your progress. Exam tips and hints then show you how to avoid losing marks and get the best grades. With additional online support and advice on using terms and applying your scientific skills, this guide will help you prepare for your top grades.
Author: Nick Dixon
Publisher: Hachette UK
Release Date: 2017-10-30
Genre: Study Aids
Exam Board: AQA Level: GCSE Subject: Biology First Teaching: September 2016 First Exam: Summer 2018 Unlock your students' full potential with these revision guides from our best-selling series My Revision Notes With My Revision Notes your students can: - Manage their own revision with step-by-step support from experienced teachers with examining experience. - Apply scientific terms accurately with the help of definitions and key words. - Prepare for practicals with questions based on practical work. - Focus on the key points from each topic - Plan and pace their revision with the revision planner. - Test understanding with end-of-topic questions and answers. - Get exam ready with last minute quick quizzes available on the Hodder Education Website.
This work matches the AQA specifications for seperate science biology. A specification matching grid at the start ensures that the book can be used by those taking either the co-ordinated specification or the modular specification. The higher tier sections are clearly differentiated form the core material, enabling the book to be used by the foundation and higher students alike. The main features include: key terms listed at the start of every chapter to ensure that pupils are familiar with the required vocabulary; did you know? boxes within the text to offer addtional pieces of information; ideas and evidence sections to ensure students have covered all the material required; summary boxes at the end of each chapter; topic question boxes throughout the text ot consolidate the chapter's information; and examinations at the end of the chapter to enable students to practice answering various styles of question.
For high-achieving students who want the very best grades, this student book for GCSE Biology contains a wide range of practical activities to support different teaching and learning styles, as well as exciting real science examples to enthuse students to implement their practical science skills in their lessons and controlled assessment tasks. Written by an experienced teacher and senior examiner with specific AQA GCSE Science expertise, there are 'Boost your grade' boxes and 'Test yourself' questions to support A* candidates, ensuring they have the right knowledge and proficiency to get top marks in the new AQA GCSE course. The student book is supported by Dynamic Learning resources.
This guide covers all the exam-assessed content on the AQA biology specification. It is designed to help students get the most out of their revision. Information is broken down into manageable chunks, key words and phrases are highlighted for last minute recaps and higher tier material is clearly differentiated on the page.
Author: Anne Pilling
Publisher: HarperCollins UK
Release Date: 2016-02-25
Exam Board: AQA Level & Subject: GCSE Biology First teaching: September 2016 First exams: June 2018 AQA approved GCSE Science is changing and AQA GCSE (9-1) Biology from Collins has been developed to embed the skills your students need to succeed in all three assessment objectives, while providing a clear and supportive route through the new, more challenging GCSE content. * Each spread starts with language and ideas at a lower level and increases in complexity, engaging students of all ability levels * Key concept spreads highlight knowledge that students must grasp before they can move on * Dedicated pages on analysing, interpreting and evaluating all the required practicals, so students are fully prepared for the indirect assessment. * Maths activities at the appropriate level are embedded throughout, along with Maths skills pages that focus on developing the skills needed for each topic * Prepare students for the demands of the new specification with differentiated questions, worked examples and lots of opportunities to practice * Co-teach both Foundation and Higher tier with a single book (the Higher-only content is clearly flagged).
Author: Niva Miles
Release Date: 2017-02-19
Specifically tailored for the new 2016 AQA GCSE Science (91) specifications, this third edition supports your students on their journey from Key Stage 3 and through to success in the new linear GCSE qualifications. These revision guides will help students revise key concepts, and provide plenty of differentiated practice questions and support.
Author: Lawrie Ryan
Release Date: 2016-10-24
The UK's bestselling GCSE Science series has now been updated and specifically tailored for the new 2016 AQA GCSE Science (9-1) specifications. These brand new Workbooks are the perfect companion for the series and support your Foundation students on their journey from KS3 to success in the new AQA GCSE.
Written by a senior examiner, this text covers the additional material from the AQA biology specifications not covered by double award science. A specification matching grid at the start ensures that the book can be used by those taking either the co-ordinated specification or the modular one. Higher Tier sections are clearly differentiated from the core material, enabling the book to be used by Foundation and Higher students alike. When used with the core textbook AQA GCSE Science, this text provides comprehensive coverage of all the material required for success in separate science GCSE biology. Each chapter includes key terms, did you know? boxes with further information, Ideas and Evidence section to ensure pupils have covered all the material required, summary boxes, topic question boxes and examination questions.
Author: Nick Dixon
Publisher: Hachette UK
Release Date: 2016-08-01
Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
AQA approved. Develop your students' scientific thinking and practical skills within a more rigorous curriculum; differentiated practice questions, progress tracking, mathematical support and assessment preparation will consolidate understanding and develop key skills to ensure progression. - Builds scientific thinking, analysis and evaluation skills with dedicated Working Scientifically tasks and support for the 8 required practicals, along with extra activities for broader learning - Supports students of all abilities with plenty of scaffolded and differentiated Test Yourself Questions, Show You Can challenges, Chapter review Questions and synoptic practice Questions - Supports Foundation and Higher tier students, with Higher tier-only content clearly marked - Builds Literacy skills for the new specification with key words highlighted and practice extended answer writing and spelling/vocabulary tests
Exam Board: AQALevel: GCSE Grade 9-1Subject: BiologyFirst Teaching: September 2015, First Exams: June 2017 Need more exam practice? Letts will get you through your GCSE 9-1 exam. * Have a go at 2 complete tests* Questions just like the real thing* All the answers at the back
Mapped to the Student Books, the AQA GCSE Science 2011 Teacher Books are in full-colour and contain an at-a-glance overview of the lesson to save you valuable planning time, whilst guiding you through the new specifications.
Unlock your full potential with these revision guides which focus on the key content and skills you need to know. With My Revision Notes for AQA GCSE Biology you can: - Take control of your revision: plan and focus on the areas you need to revise with content summaries and commentary from author Mike Boyle - Show you fully understand key topics by using the examples to add depth to your knowledge of biological processes and applications - Apply biological terms accurately with the help of definitions and key words on all topics - Improve your skills to tackle exam questions, with self-testing and exam-style questions and answers - Get exam-ready with last-minute quick quizzes at http://www.hodderplus.co.uk/myrevisionnotes