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GATEWAY SCIENCE SUITE

GCSE BIOLOGY B
ACCREDITED SPECIFICATION
J263
VERSION 1
MARCH 2011

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Welcome to GCSE Sciences 2011
Thousands of teachers already unleash the joy of science with OCR.



a few good reasons to
work with ocr
· You can enjoy the freedom and excitement of teaching
science qualifications which have been developed to help
you inspire students of all abilities.
· We've…

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SUPPORTING YOU ALL THE WAY
Our aim is to help you at every stage and we work in close consultation with
teachers and other experts to provide a practical package of high quality
resources and support.

Our support materials are designed to save you time while you prepare for
and…

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GATEWAY SCIENCE SUITE
Science in Action
Understand the questions that science can answer. Unpick the scientific concepts and
investigate their familiar applications through active learning.

Our Gateway Science Suite gives you and your students: KEY FEATURES
t an emphasis on getting more involved in the t Flexible assessments, which can…

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GCSE BIOLOGY B
KEY FEATURES
GCSE Biology B aims to give students opportunity to:
t develop their interest in, and enthusiasm for, biology
t develop a critical approach to scientific evidence and methods
t acquire and apply skills, knowledge and understanding of
how science works and its essential role in…

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PROGRESSION PATHWAYS IN SCIENCE




Science
A Levels




KS4
Vocational Science
Subjects
IGCSE




KS3
Curriculum




This could be a progression route This could be a progression route Alternative qualification options
along a particular curriculum however students would require
pathway. (Stage, not age pathways) additional support.




* Offered as
Science, Additional Science,…

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OCR GCSE in Biology B J263




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QN 600/1168/3 © OCR 2011 GCSE Biology B

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Contents

1 Introduction to the Gateway Suite 5

2 Introduction to GCSE Biology B 6

2.1 Overview of OCR GCSE Biology B 6
2.2 What is new in OCR GCSE Biology B? 7
2.3 Guided learning hours 7

3 Content of GCSE Biology B 8

3.1 Summary of content 8…

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Contents

6 Support for GCSE Biology B 127

6.1 Free support and training from OCR 127
6.2 OCR endorsed resources 128
6.3 Training 129
6.4 OCR support services 130

7 Access to GCSE Biology B 131

7.1 Disability Discrimination Act (DDA) information relating to GCSE Biology B 131
7.2 Arrangements…

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Contents

Appendix A: Guidance for the production of electronic controlled 138
assessment

Appendix B: Mathematics skills for GCSE science qualiÀcations 140

Appendix C: Physical quantities and units 141

Appendix D: Health and safety 142




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