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1 Nutrients 23 slides 9 Flash activities Accompanied by Nutrients Energy from food Protein For OCR Gateway Diet, Exercise and Health 34 slides 14 Flash activities Accompanied by Diet, Exercise and Health Vitamins and minerals Special diet Balancing energy needs Exercise and health For AQA and OCR Gateway Heart Disease 20 slides 6 Flash activities Accompanied by Heart Disease The circulatory system What is heart disease? Preventing heart disease For OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First Century 1 Boardworks Ltd 2011

2 Blood Pressure 22 slides 8 Flash activities Accompanied by Blood Pressure Measuring blood pressure Blood pressure and health For OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First Century Causes of Disease 30 slides 13 Flash activities Accompanied by Causes of Disease Causes of disease Non-infectious diseases Infectious diseases For AQA, Edexcel, and OCR Gateway The Body s Defences 25 slides 9 Flash activities Accompanied by The Body s Defences Pathogens The body s defences For AQA, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First Century 2 Boardworks Ltd 2011

3 Combatting Infection 26 slides 11 Flash activities Accompanied by Combatting Infection Ignaz Semmelweis Antibiotics Resistance to antibiotics Fighting infection Immunization 20 slides 8 Flash activities Accompanied by Immunization Vaccines Treating measles Ethical issues For AQA, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First Century The Nervous System 32 slides 15 Flash activities Accompanied by The Nervous System Reaction times Stimuli Parts of the nervous system Negative feedback 3 Boardworks Ltd 2011

4 Reflex Reactions 15 slides 5 Flash activities Accompanied by Reflex Reactions Reflexes A reflex arc For AQA, Edexcel and OCR Gateway The Eye and Seeing 25 slides 12 Flash activities Accompanied by The Eye and Seeing The eye Monocular and binocular vision Eye problems For OCR Gateway Homeostasis 26 slides 13 Flash activities Accompanied by Homeostasis What is homeostasis? Thermoregulation 4 Boardworks Ltd 2011

5 Controlling Water Content 22 slides 9 Flash activities Accompanied by Controlling Water Content Dehydration Osmoregulation The effects of alcohol and ecstasy For AQA OCR Twenty-First Hormones and Fertility 31 slides 13 Flash activities Accompanied by Hormones and Fertility What are hormones? The menstrual cycle Contraception Treating infertility For AQA Controlling Blood Sugar 26 slides 13 Flash activities Accompanied by Controlling Blood Sugar Accompanied by Controlling Blood Sugar video Glucose Diabetes Obesity For Edexcel and OCR Gateway 5 Boardworks Ltd 2011

6 Plant Hormones 34 slides 12 Flash activities Accompanied by Plant Hormones Plant responses Tropisms Using hormones For AQA, Edexcel and OCR Gateway Similarity and Variation 24 slides 7 Flash activities Accompanied by Similarity and Variation Genes and characteristics Variation For AQA, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First Century Inheritance 30 slides 12 Flash activities Accompanied by Inheritance Genetic expression Genetic crosses Sex determination Studying monohybrid crosses For Edexcel, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First 6 Boardworks Ltd 2011

7 Inherited Disorders 25 slides 10 Flash activities Accompanied by Inherited Disorders Includes a video What are inherited disorders? Examples of inherited disorders Genetic testing For Edexcel, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First Cloning 28 slides 8 Flash activities Accompanied by Cloning Cloning in the media Reproduction and cloning Cloning techniques Stem cells For AQA and OCR Twenty-First Genetic Engineering 20 slides 5 Flash activities Accompanied by Genetic Engineering Genetic engineering Changing the genetic code For AQA 7 Boardworks Ltd 2011

8 Drug Development 20 slides 8 Flash activities Accompanied by Drug Development What are drugs? Drug trials Ethical issues For AQA, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First Century Drug Use and Addiction 25 slides 11 Flash activities Accompanied by Drug Use and Addiction Accompanied by Drug Use and Addiction video Categorizing drugs The effects of drugs Addiction For AQA, Edexcel and OCR Gateway Alcohol and Tobacco 24 slides 11 Flash activities Accompanied by Alcohol and Tobacco The effects of alcohol Drinking responsibly The effects of tobacco The chemicals in tobacco For Edexcel and OCR Gateway 8 Boardworks Ltd 2011

9 Competition 19 slides 7 Flash activities Accompanied by Competition What is competition? Ecological niches For AQA, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First Interdependence 23 slides 10 Flash activities Accompanied by Interdependence Competition Feeding relationships Symbiosis For Edexcel, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First Adaptation 29 slides 8 Flash activities Accompanied by Adaptation What is adaptation? Prey and prey adaptations Extreme adaptations Plant adaptations 9 Boardworks Ltd 2011

10 Classifying Organisms 33 slides 12 Flash activities Accompanied by Classifying Organisms What is a species? Classifying organisms Evolution and classification Importance of classification Evolution 34 slides 14 Flash activities Accompanied by Evolution Evidence for evolution Explaining the evidence Habitat change and extinction Evolution around us Environmental Change and its Effects 22 slides 8 Flash activities Accompanied by Environmental Change and its Effects Causes of change Extinction Maintaining biodiversity For AQA, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First Century 10 Boardworks Ltd 2011

11 Measuring Environmental Change 24 slides 11 Flash activities Accompanied by Measuring Environmental Change Pollution Indicator species Non-living indicators Whales 9 slides 3 Flash activities Whales For OCR Gateway Human Impact on the Environment 30 slides 13 Flash activities Accompanied by Human Impact on the Environment Population pressures Air pollution Water and land pollution Responsibility For Edexcel and OCR Gateway 11 Boardworks Ltd 2011

12 Sustainability 32 slides 11 Flash activities Accompanied by Sustainability What is sustainability? Using resources Packaging Conservation For Edexcel, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First Energy Transfers in Food Chains 27 slides 10 Flash activities Accompanied by Energy Transfers in Food Chains Energy flow Pyramids Efficiency Decay 17 slides 5 Flash activities Accompanied by Decay What is decay? Recycling organic waste For AQA, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First Century 12 Boardworks Ltd 2011

13 The Carbon Cycle 20 slides 7 Flash activities Accompanied by The Carbon Cycle What is the carbon cycle? Parts of the carbon cycle Marine processes For AQA, Edexcel, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty- First The Nitrogen Cycle 16 slides 7 Flash activities Accompanied by The Nitrogen Cycle What is the nitrogen cycle? Nitrates For Edexcel, OCR Gateway and OCR Twenty-First 13 Boardworks Ltd 2011

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