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If you think you'll panic more doing this, then don't, but it can be helpful to keep the titles in the back of your mind as some of the questions in the bulk of the paper may have information useful to the essay itself don't stress yourself over the essay the ums boundaries are almost always low for biology unit 5. This resource is designed to help you to plan your teaching to prepare students for the essay in a-level paper 3 it has been designed for a number of teachers in the same department to work together, but could be adapted for single teachers, or for use with students throughout the development of our new a-level biology. As/a-level biology essay training materials april 2017 the essay is a synoptic exercise as in the previous specification, biol5, there is a free response essay addressing a theme in a title, with a choice from two titles (paper 3) the essay is designed to assess whether students can bring together material from a range of.