Teaching and learning resources

To save you time and effort, use our resources to help you plan lessons and give you insights into marking and assessment. You can also find other key resources, such as reading lists. These resources are designed to help teachers plan, deliver and assess this course.

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Lesson planning

Teaching guidance

Resources for teachers

The British Sociological Association has suggested these websites to help support your teaching using contemporary examples and research:

Discover Society

Social Science for Schools

Teacher Network Group

  • New to teaching AQA GCSE Sociology?
  • Looking for fellow teachers of the course?
  • Want to share ideas, teaching strategies and resources?

If you would like to join the Teacher Network Group, please complete the application form and email it to sociology@aqa.org.uk or return it by post to: Sociology, AQA, Stag Hill House, Guildford GU2 7XJ.

Your name and that of any colleague(s) at your school also teaching that specification will be added to the list and a list of participating teachers will be sent to you.

If you join, we may invite you to take part in consultations on specification development and related matters.