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01 Starch Agar

BYB1
02 Beetroot

Assessed so no write up

BYB1  
04 Chromatography AA       

BYB1  
05 Chromatography Chlorophyll

BYB1  
06 Determination of water potential in potatoes

BYB1 + GCSE  
07 Dissections Lungs Fish

 

BYB1+GCSE  
11# Liver+ H2O2

BYB1  
13 Looking at plant cells (onions)

BYB1+GCSE  
17 Partial permeability         ( dialysis tubing)

BYB1  
19 Surface Area (Pink agar)

BYB1  
20 Spiro meter

BYB1  
22* Osmosis in eggs + Dialysis tubing

BYB1  
24 Enzyme and temp (Marvel Milk)

BYB1+GCSE  
33.  Check Cells

BYB1+GCSE  
36.      Osmosis in living plant cells

BYB1  
10. Food tests

BYB1  
42.     Osmosis (banana)

BYB1  
43.     Plasmolysis

 

BYB1  
44. Surface: volume ratio

BYB1  
46.+ Digestive system (laminated cut out piece)    once made just to get out

fit  piece together

BYB1  
07 Dissection: Eye Kidney, Liver

BYB4 +GCSE  
08 Evolution of oxygen (using pound weed)

BYB4+ GCSE  
14 Manometer (invest. rate O2 uptake during respiration

BYB4  
29  Photosynthesis

BYB4+ GCSE  
   

 
31 reaction time only need rulers + stop clacks

BYB4  
34 Anaerobic respiration

BYB4  
35 Production of CO2 by other organisms

BYB4  
38. Invest redox reaction of respiration.

BYB4
40 production of starch by leaves

 

BYB4
16. Looking at mitosis (onion roots)

BYB2
27.+ DNA Model Making

Make models from material provided

BYB2
30.    Gel   ( protein) electrophoresis

BYB2
37 Investigating effect of temp on enzymes

 GCSE    version

BYB2+ GCSE  
07 heart dissection

 

BYB3+GCSE
12 looking at stomata

BYB3+GCSE
14  manometer

BYB3
03 capillary reaction in plants

BYB3+GCSE  
28 Transpiration

BYB3  
32 Blood pressure  only need BP machine  ( may also use stethoscopes +wipe to clean 

BYB3  
47 Marram grass Transpiration

BYB3  
45 Plant anatomy

BYB3  
09 Trip to Boggle hole (field trip)

BYB5  
18 pound stream dipping

 

BYB5  
21 woodlice and mazes

Assessed practical

BYB8  
25 choice chambers and woodlice

 

BYB8+GCSE  
26 woodlice and blow fly

 

BYB8+GCSE  
23 Biochemical test (fake urine)

BYB8  
15 Microbiology practical

 

BYB  
39  simple microscope practical

GCSE  
41 energy  in peanut

GCSE  
49 DNA gel electrophoresis

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reading.ac.uk

 

BYB2  
   

BYB3