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How did Easter Get its name - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

How did Easter Get its name - Reading Comprehension Worksheet / Text

This Reading Comprehension handout is best suited for upper elementary to higher intermediate ESL learners or native English speakers. The text explores the origins of Easter from the ancient Babylonia Godess Ishtar to the Teutonic Goddess Eostre. After carefully reading the text the students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: comprehension questions, True or False and a word search exercise. The text can also be used for vocabulary building purposes. A full answer key is included.
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Barbarians: The Huns History Channel Video Notes (Questions Only)

Barbarians: The Huns History Channel Video Notes (Questions Only)

The Huns YouTube Video Link provided as a courtesy: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SQYigCUcZjg The Roman Empire Bloodthirsty warriors who lived on the fringe of civilization, defied authority and terrorized the people of Europe, the Barbarians -- whose name still evokes images of cruelty and chaos -- led a much more complicated existence than many people know. This History Channel series chronicles the fascinating stories of the Vikings, the Goths, the Mongols and the Huns, tracing 1,000 years of conquest and adventure with extensive reenactments. This historiography of the is great for World History courses. The video notes will allow students to follow along and remain engaged as they take in valuable content. This can also be given as a homework assignment where students can view biography on YouTube and turn in video notes the next day. The Huns Rome China Asian Studies World History Cultural Studies and Activities Biographies Worksheet Handout Internet Activity Homework Media based assignments Fall of he Roman Empire Thanks for looking and happy Teaching!
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7 Wonders of the Ancient World PowerPoint

7 Wonders of the Ancient World PowerPoint

Learn all about the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World with this 19 slide PowerPoint presentation. Gives background information about the amazing structures built by early civilizations around the Mediterranean Sea. Includes slides on The Great Pyramid of Giza, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Temple of Artemis, the Statue of Zeus at Olympia, the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus, the Colossus of Rhodes, and the Lighthouse of Alexandria. Also includes links to short video clips on the Great Pyramid and the Lighthouse of Alexandria. (Not YouTube). ©2017 HappyEdugator.
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Easter Reading Comprehension Worksheets x 16

Easter Reading Comprehension Worksheets x 16

These Easter themed Reading Comprehension worksheet are suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, definitions matching exercises, gap filling exercises, word searches and crosswords. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handouts can be completed in class or assigned for homework. Ideally, this bundle could be used before the Easter Holidays!
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Ancient Civilisations - Islamic Thinkers (Song)

Ancient Civilisations - Islamic Thinkers (Song)

Ancient Civilisations - Islamic Thinkers by History Rocks Download the lyrics and "Complete" and "Instrumental" versions for FREE at: http://mrcarterrocks.wixsite.com/historyrocks View it on YouTube here: http://youtu.be/a-vuOaSRz5U Like us on Facebook to find out when new content has been added: http://www.facebook.com/historyrocksuk
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Easter Reading Comprehension Worksheets - Advanced

Easter Reading Comprehension Worksheets - Advanced

These Easter themed Reading Comprehension worksheet are suitable for higher elementary to proficient ESL learners. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, definitions matching exercises, gap filling exercises, word searches and crosswords. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handouts can be completed in class or assigned for homework. Ideally, this bundlecould be used before the Easter Holidays!
MariaPht
Ancient Cities

Ancient Cities

Three Information leaflets on the Ancient cities of Petra, Palmyra and Pompeii plus a blank pupil project book to develop their own topic research.
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KS1&2 Ancient City of Petra Information Leaflet

KS1&2 Ancient City of Petra Information Leaflet

Petra Information leaflet. KS1 or KS2 resource comprising facts, information and photographs about the Ancient city of Petra organised onto one A4 page. Simplified language and layout to help pupils access information easily to develop research in History lessons.
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KS1&2 Ancient City of Palmyra Information Leaflet

KS1&2 Ancient City of Palmyra Information Leaflet

Palmyra Information leaflet. KS1 or KS2 resource comprising facts, information and photographs about the Ancient Syrian city of Palmrya organised onto 2xA4 pages. Simplified language and layout to help pupils access information easily to develop research in History lessons.
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History detectives - KS1 Mystery powerpoint lessons (2)

History detectives - KS1 Mystery powerpoint lessons (2)

History Detectives -The Mystery of the lost property/Petra the Rose City : Two complete power-point History lessons for pupils in KS1. Lesson one begins with a role play scenario asking pupils to solve a lost property mystery. The learning includes developing historical investigation skills: gathering information from photographic source material, developing historical vocabulary, asking questions and analysing and drawing conclusions to build a character profile. Lesson two builds upon the skills used in the previous lesson using the archaeological world heritage site, the ‘Rose City’ of Petra as a stimulus. Learning focuses on developing understanding of facts, guesses and questions. Included is a simple Petra information sheet which can be printed for pupil use in the lesson. Lesson slides include simple paired tasks to encourage discussion and collaboration and written activities to develop recording skills.
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Ancient Mesopotamia Civilzation Study

Ancient Mesopotamia Civilzation Study

Ancient Mesopotamia, This Kid's Life in History is a booklet that focuses on how a child lived daily life in a different time and country. This particular book tracks the life of a boy named Udish who lived in Ancient Mesopotamia and can write in Cuneiform. Included: 1. A pre-test to see what your students know about Ancient Mesopotamia 2. A 2 page letter from Udish that describes his life in Ancient Mesopotamia 3. Facts about Ancient Mesopotamia and discussion questions 4. Ancient Mesopotamia Word Search Puzzle 5. Ancient Mesopotamia Secret Code Puzzle 6. Make an Ancient Mesopotamian Headband 7. Create an Ancient Mesopotamian Plaque 8. Create a Cuneiform Tablet 9. All about Ancient Mesopotamia 10. Postcard Writing Activity 11. Ancient Mesopotamia Writing Activity 12. Ancient Cuneiform Characters 13. Crossword Puzzle about Ancient Mesopotamia 14. Similarities and Differences Organizer and Writing Activity 15. An Ancient Mesopotamia Coloring Page Check out these related products: Ancient Civilization Bundle - HUGE DISCOUNT! Ancient Maya Ancient China Ancient Egypt All artwork is original and create by myself. Thanks for looking at my products, Yvonne Crawford
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