This scheme of work has been produced to help you implement this Edexcel specification. It is offered as an example of one possible model that you should feel free to adapt to meet your needs and is not intended to be in any way prescriptive. It is in editable word format to make adaptation as easy as possible. Other course planning support
You will find other support for planning the course in the Teacher’s Guide. This is a free downloadable resource that you can access at www.edexcel.com/gcse2009 Teaching resource exemplars
The scheme of work contains suggestions for resources that you can use to support your teaching. These are suggestions only of material you may find useful and you are encouraged to use a wide range of resources that suit the needs of your students. Other Edexcel teaching resources
Pearson Education produce a wide range their own teaching resources including: •Student books — full colour textbooks matched to the specification •ActiveTeach — digital teaching resources on one easy to use CD ROM. You’ll find details of all of these at www.edexcel.com/gcse2009 We are also working with a range of publishers to support you; textbooks have been produced to support this subject by Hodder Education, Heinemann Educational Publishing and Collins Education. Edexcel Subject Advisors
Edexcel has a team of specialist subject advisors available to help you with implementation of this specification. You can contact them by email. Email: BusinessSubjectAdvisor@edexcelexperts.co.uk
Edexcel additional support
•Ask the Expert — puts you in direct email contact with over 200 of our senior subject experts •Edexcel’s community — these message boards are designed to enable you to access peer-to-peer support from fellow Edexcel teaching and delivery staff in schools and colleges.