This comprehensive Study Guide reinforces all the key concepts for the 2014 syllabus, ensuring students develop a clear understanding of all the crucial topics at SL and HL. Breaking concepts down into manageable sections and with diagrams and illustrations to cement understanding, exam preparation material is integrated to build student confidence and assessment potential. Directly linked to the Oxford Biology Course Book to extend and sharpen comprehension, this book supports maximum achievement in the course and assessment. *Fully comprehensive and matched to the new 2014 syllabus *Concise and focused approach simplifies complex ideas, building truly confident understanding *Clear and explanatory style uses plenty of visuals to make each concept accessible, easing comprehension *Build a strong foundation of assessment skills, strengthening potential with integrated exam questions *Develop assessment confidence, drawing on thorough assessment support and advice *Clear and straightforward language helps EAL learners focus on the Biology About the series: Reinforce student understanding of all the crucial subject material. Fully comprehensive and matched to the most recent syllabuses, these resources provide focused review of all important concepts, tangibly strengthening assessment potential.
Strengthen potential in IB Visual Arts. Matched to the updated IB Visual Arts Guide for first examination in 2017, and developed directly with the IB, this essential Course Book breaks down and clarifies all the assessment components of the course. Guiding learners through each assessment task, a range of artwork examples contextualize the exam criteria, reinforcing comprehension and confidence. Build assessment potential enable learners to fully understand and engage with all the assessment tasks Develop exam strategies equip students with tested means to develop ideas and evaluate their work Drive reflective learning built-in TOK links, questions and discussion points help you fully adopt the IB approach to learning Fully matched to the most recent IB Visual Guide for first examination 2017
For students following AQA's Key Stage 3 syllabus, Activate for AQA now has brand-new Intervention Workbooks to support them on their journey to GCSE success. Carefully designed Intervention tasks and a new Pinchpoint tool tackle key concepts and ideas through self-assessment to help students identify areas for improvement and extension. A large variety of practice questions, activities, and checklists provide plenty of opportunity to build skills and confidence throughout the course.
The Intervention Workbooks are designed to tackle key concepts and ideas in science with intervention strategies designed by assessment expert Dr Andrew Chandler-Grevatt. They include:
carefully designed 'Pinchpoint' diagnostic questions for self-assessment, which will help students identify areas for improvement
tailored follow-up activities to help students address problem areas and make progress
structured activities linked to the differentiated Know, Apply, Extend outcomes of the Activate for AQA course
further revision questions linked to learning outcomes for further support.
The activities and interventions in this Higher Workbook focus on extending students' knowledge and supporting them in developing higher-order skills.
Written by experienced IB teachers and workshop leaders, this fully updated edition offers unrivalled coverage of the new 2014 syllabus. With the most comprehensive coverage of all the SL and HL topics, a special focus on concept-based learning helps you fully embed this new requirement - all the essential concepts are integrated at every stage, including change, culture and globalization. The only DP Business and Management text developed with the IB, rigorous exam support gives unrivalled insight into IB assessment and drives high achievement. Thoroughly matched to the IB philosophy and encouraging a truly outward-looking approach, case studies and TOK connections ensure a firm understanding of today's increasingly international business environment. *The most comprehensive coverage of the new 2014 syllabus, written by experienced IB teachers and workshop leaders *Completely overhauled to comprehensively build the in-depth subject knowledge learners need for success *Fully embed the new concept-based learning requirement, addressing all of the key concepts that underpin the new syllabus including change, globalization and culture *Keep learning fresh and develop truly outward-looking learners via relevant case studies and a strong international focus *Rigorously prepare learners for assessment, with the only assessment support directly from the IB driving high achievement *Thoroughly embrace the IB approach, with a strong focus on TOK, the learner profile *Fully comprehensive and directly supporting Study Guide cements all the key theory, for the best performance in assessment About the series: The only DP resources developed directly with the IB, the Oxford IB Course Books are the most comprehensive core resources to support learners through their study. Fully incorporating the learner profile, resources are assessed by consulting experts in international-mindedness and TOK to ensure these crucial components are deeply embedded into learning.
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