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The Anglo Saxon invasion of Britain

The Anglo Saxon invasion of Britain

Events cards with hand-drawn images to support learning about the key events during the Anglo-Saxon invasion of Britain in approx. 400AD. This was used as a sorting activity for a lower KS2 class however could be used across the Primary curriculum. Pictures owned by R Coulson 2018
RCHope94
Multiple atmospheric clip art drawings

Multiple atmospheric clip art drawings

From butterflies to pirate ships, and from castle ghosts to countryside grasses, this plethora of little pictures offers windows onto real life, past and present, through lively, imaginative designs. Approximately 20 images.
katewilliams_poetry
History Club - All in 1 - 20 sessions.

History Club - All in 1 - 20 sessions.

Perfect for History Club sessions – or active and creative lessons - at primary or secondary level. Includes information and video about the topics and a fun practical activity (which can often take more than one session to complete). All sessions include a weekly advertising poster for display boards, websites and screens around the school. Also included is a loyalty card for students to claim rewards after attending enough lessons. Designed by Wolsey Academy and tried and tested with secondary students in the UK. Topics are as follows: Ancient Egypt – Drama Production Battle of Trafalgar 1805 – Arts and Craft. Guy Fawkes, 1605 – Gunpowder Hunt. Charles Lindbergh, 1927 – Design & Fly a Plane. Pirates – Make a Movie. Thanksgiving – Fancy Dress and Card Design Benjamin Franklin – Make and fly a Kite. Tudor Christmas – Card Making. Battle of Atlantic – Code Breaking Game Medieval Coat of Arms – Research and Heraldry Making. Brunel – Bridge Building Darwin –Voyage of the Beagle, Art Competition. D-Day – Landing Craft Construction and Testing World Cup History – Kit Designs Battle of Quebec – Crane Construction Angkor Wat – Sunrise Drawings Historical Fashion – Clothing Designs Henry Ford – Assembly Line Competition Roman Army – Shield Design and Battle Tactics Role Play Local History: Ipswich Town Football Club – Badge Design. See them all at www.wolseyacademy.com
WolseyAcademy
Coat of Arms - Research and Design Your Own - Wolsey Academy - History Club 10

Coat of Arms - Research and Design Your Own - Wolsey Academy - History Club 10

Perfect for History Club sessions – or active and creative lessons - at primary or secondary level. Includes information and video about the topics and a fun practical activity (which can often take more than one session to complete). All sessions include a weekly advertising poster for display boards, websites and screens around the school. Also included is a loyalty card for students to claim rewards after attending enough lessons. Designed by Wolsey Academy and tried and tested with secondary students in the UK. Topics are as follows: Ancient Egypt – Drama Production Battle of Trafalgar 1805 – Arts and Craft. Guy Fawkes, 1605 – Gunpowder Hunt. Charles Lindbergh, 1927 – Design & Fly a Plane. Pirates – Make a Movie. Thanksgiving – Fancy Dress and Card Design Benjamin Franklin – Make and fly a Kite. Tudor Christmas – Card Making. Battle of Atlantic – Code Breaking Game Medieval Coat of Arms – Research and Heraldry Making. Brunel – Bridge Building Darwin –Voyage of the Beagle, Art Competition. D-Day – Landing Craft Construction and Testing World Cup History – Kit Designs Battle of Quebec – Crane Construction Angkor Wat – Sunrise Drawings Historical Fashion – Clothing Designs Henry Ford – Assembly Line Competition Roman Army – Shield Design and Battle Tactics Role Play Local History: Ipswich Town Football Club – Badge Design. See them all at www.wolseyacademy.com
WolseyAcademy
Rhymes Galore (15) for EY/KS1

Rhymes Galore (15) for EY/KS1

Rhymes to chant, clap, act out and develop, promoting learning areas: Literacy, Understanding the World, Communication Language, Expressive Arts & Design and Physical Development. Topics: mini-beasts, seaside, stars, castles, busy street, school, big & small, park and windy day. Guidance notes included for all.
katewilliams_poetry
Castles + Treasure - Rhymes, Writing Frames, Picture - EY/KS1

Castles + Treasure - Rhymes, Writing Frames, Picture - EY/KS1

These castle-themed activities bring the past alive for children, while motivating creative writing, artwork and history study. The 3 punchy rhymes invite actions, word-exchanges, clapping and performance. The 5 writing sheets (or poetry frames) are generously illustrated with lively, inspiring details. The extra picture (A5 approx) can be used as a prompt for creative writing or a colouring activity. Guidance provided for rhymes + worksheets. All rhymes and artwork original.
katewilliams_poetry
Castle picture, detailed, looking in, up, round... black/white A5 (approx)

Castle picture, detailed, looking in, up, round... black/white A5 (approx)

This picture offers inspiration for creative writing, support for medieval history or castle study and colouring. It depicts an ancient, yet still creepily inhabited, crumbling castle. A mouse (or rat?), a fallen key, a twisty staircase, candlelight, a shadow at the casement window, a narrow passage, lit at the far end, a grand pillar, stone floors - they’re all there. I originally draw the picture to illustrate a castle poem in a book of mine, now out of print.
katewilliams_poetry
3 Castle-themed Action/Clapping Rhymes, guidance & embellishment tips, EY/KS1

3 Castle-themed Action/Clapping Rhymes, guidance & embellishment tips, EY/KS1

These 3 punchy rhymes bring the past alive. Their titles are: Who Lived in the Castle?, Bowing and Curtseying, and My Castle is Old. Each contain rhyme and rhythm, while offering scope for alternative words to be slotted in (notes below provide ideas for these). There is also scope for acting-out, adding sound effects and enhancing with percussion. Suggestions for all of these are provided. They serve to prepare children for writing about castles, also enriching their vocabulary, developing their sense of rhyme and rhythm, and providing a window on the past. In addition, they promote physical development: the actions involved are fun and imagination-triggering, encouraging creative expression and physical exertion. The rhymes and illustrations are my own. 3 sheets in total -PDF.
katewilliams_poetry
Castles and Knights Assembly

Castles and Knights Assembly

Castles and Knights Assembly Key Stage I and/or II - Simple language but broad scope of information - script easily adapted to any age group. Although written for Key Stage I children (language kept very simple) this class play or assembly could be used at Key Stage II due to the broad scope of information. Cast of 30 - easily adjustable up or down Duration - around 10 - 15 minutes Content · The first part of the assembly deals with division between nobility and servants – their different life styles and jobs they did. · The second part looks at castle features – how they were built and how they changed over time. · The third part looks at weapons of battle – how they were used to attack and defend a castle. As previously mentioned, this assembly could be used by either of the two key stages – either simplified for younger children or elaborated upon for the older students. It is, I hope, a fairly versatile script which can be adapted for any age group. Also available off www.plays-r-ussell.com is The Battle of Hastings 1066. This assembly is for Key Stage II and goes into a lot more historical background including the events depicted and characters displayed on the Bayeux Tapestry. Sample Text (Enter Minstrel, Jester and Juggler) Minstrel: Who do you think played music at those banquets? Jester: Who do you think kept them laughing? Juggler: And who do you think entertained them? (Enter Soldiers 1 & 2) Soldier 1: And most important of all, who do you think kept them safe? Us soldiers, of course! Soldier 2: Protecting everyone against the enemy! Gong Farmer: Well. Almost most important of all! Narrator: Oh really? You think you’re more important than them? (Gong Farmer nods) Soldier 1: How? Gong Farmer: You really want to know? Soldier 2: Indeed, we do! Gong Farmer: I had to get rid of … Soldier 1: (Holding nose) Oh, now I get it! Soldier 2: You got rid of what came out of the garderobes? Narrator: The what? Soldier 2: Garderobes! Soldier 1: That’s castle toilets to you! Narrator: Ugh! Poor man! What a job! Gong Farmer: Well, someone had to do it! Narrator: Oh dear! I can see life wasn’t quite so glamourous for you folk! (All shake their heads in agreement) (Exit Gong Farmer, Servant, Cook, Hunter, Cleaner, Builder, Carpenter, Blacksmith, Priest, Steward, Minstrel, Jester, Juggler and Soldiers 1 & 2)
suesplays
Viking (Old Norse) Words  +  English Words from Viking Words Activity

Viking (Old Norse) Words + English Words from Viking Words Activity

The two word mats/ posters could be used as a probable lesson starter. Each illustration has the Old Norse equivalent and, in some cases, the English translation of the Old Norse word. A worksheet [English Words from Viking Words] allows students find out the Old Norse word from the current English one. Dictionaries can be used here where Old Norse origins are shown. The worksheet could also be used as investigative resource for use with the Internet. The worksheet includes an accompanying answer sheet - watch for this when you PRINT IT OUT! To finish the lesson, there are a set of matching Old Norse words to picture cards. There is also a blank set for pupils to fill in from their research. Can the students find additional words derived from Old Norse ones to make extra cards? A P Pullan twpofapp@gmail.com https://theweepencil.wordpress.com/
appijack1965
Life in Medieval England

Life in Medieval England

This is a series of lessons I have made for teaching Medieval England at Key Stage 3. Lesson 1: Villages and Towns Lesson 2: Religion and the Church Lesson 3: Crime and Punishment Lesson 4: The Murder of Thomas Becket Lesson 5: Life as a Medieval Knight Lesson 6: King John and the Magna Carta Lesson 7: The Peasants Revolt, 1381 The lessons on Thomas Becket and King John also have newly designed assessments that reflect the demands of the new GCSE. These can be used at your discretion. Each assessment contains an in-depth mark sheet and reflection activities that will save you hours in marking. Thanks.
MrTHistory
Colour Me: Knights and Castles

Colour Me: Knights and Castles

Set of colouring sheets for medieval and middle ages themed studies. Ideal for KS1 or KS2 as a plenary activity to end a busy lesson or as part of a themed studies.
jdlangford1
Bumper Year 2  SATs Comprehension Revision Pack

Bumper Year 2 SATs Comprehension Revision Pack

A pack of 20 year 2 SATs style non-fiction comprehensions. This is the second pack we have uploaded and contains a wide range of topics, including: Asian countries (x3) Habitats (x3) Historical figures from the history curriculum (x4) Space (x2) How tos (x5) Living things (x3) Each booklet comes in 3 differentiated levels. They are all based on the reading SATs paper, containing a similar style of questions and a similar layout. Perfect to use in the run-up to SATs as either a start of day activity, a main part of a lesson or to send home to parents for children to practise at home. PDF file format and editable Microsoft word format included in the price.
blossomingminds
Life in Medieval England

Life in Medieval England

Here I have bundled a selection of lessons designed for KS3 that examine aspects of life for people in medieval England. These are… Lesson 1 - Villages and Towns Lesson 2 - Religion and the Church Lesson 3 - Crime and Punishment Each lesson is thoroughly designed and resourced, with many different activites. Thanks.
MrTHistory
Tudor Explorers

Tudor Explorers

A Power Point presentation introducing Tudor explorers. The presentation includes CIP symbols and links to appropriate videos.
G1mun
Terrible Tudor Facts!

Terrible Tudor Facts!

A Power Point presentation which explores strange and terrible facts about the Tudors. A range of different areas are covered including medicine, hygiene, food and laws. The presentation includes CIP symbols and lots of links to videos.
G1mun
Vikings Topic Vocabulary Pack

Vikings Topic Vocabulary Pack

This 15 page Vikings TVP will help bring to life your Vikings topic! The ninja has carefully selected 4 key historical figures to study and explore! Created exciting lists of topic-focused nouns, verbs and adjectives to enhance pupil writing. Researched etymologies of Viking words for you to teach. The ninja has even provided a unique Vocabulary Ninja reward system (including certificates), branded display resources, and blank templates of Synonym Alley and Vocabulary Laboratory activities. The ninja has even supplied two pages of teaching techniques, helping you bring to life each resource.
VocabularyNinja
Victorians Topic Vocabulary Pack

Victorians Topic Vocabulary Pack

This 15 page Victorians TVP will help bring to life your Victorians topic! The ninja has carefully selected 4 key areas to study and explore! Created exciting lists of topic-focused nouns, verbs and adjectives to enhance pupil writing. Researched etymologies of Victorian words for you to teach. The ninja has even provided a unique Vocabulary Ninja reward system (including certificates), branded display resources, and blank templates of Synonym Alley and Vocabulary Laboratory activities. The ninja has even supplied two pages of teaching techniques, helping you bring to life each resource.
VocabularyNinja
Tudors Topic Vocabulary Pack

Tudors Topic Vocabulary Pack

This 15 page Tudors TVP will help bring to life your Tudors topic! The ninja has carefully selected 4 key historical figures to study and explore! Created exciting lists of topic-focused nouns, verbs and adjectives to enhance pupil writing. Researched etymologies of Tudor words for you to teach. The ninja has even provided a unique Vocabulary Ninja reward system (including certificates), branded display resources, and blank templates of Synonym Alley and Vocabulary Laboratory activities. The ninja has even supplied two pages of teaching techniques, helping you bring to life each resource. ​
VocabularyNinja
Plague Topic Vocabulary Pack

Plague Topic Vocabulary Pack

This 15 page Plague TVP will help bring to life your Plague topic! The ninja has carefully selected 4 key areas to study and explore! Created exciting lists of topic-focused nouns, verbs and adjectives to enhance pupil writing. Researched etymologies of the plague and war-related words for you to teach. The ninja has even provided a unique Vocabulary Ninja reward system (including certificates), branded display resources, and blank templates of Synonym Alley and Vocabulary Laboratory activities. The ninja has even supplied two pages of teaching techniques, helping you bring to life each resource.
VocabularyNinja
Knights and Castles Topic Vocabulary Packs

Knights and Castles Topic Vocabulary Packs

This 15 page Knights and Castles TVP will help bring to life your topic! The ninja has carefully selected 4 key areas to study and explore! Created exciting lists of topic-focused nouns, verbs and adjectives to enhance pupil writing. Researched etymologies of the Knights and Castles related words for you to teach. The ninja has even provided a unique Vocabulary Ninja reward system (including certificates), branded display resources, and blank templates of Synonym Alley and Vocabulary Laboratory activities. The ninja has even supplied two pages of teaching techniques, helping you bring to life each resource.
VocabularyNinja
Great Fire of London Topic Vocabulary Pack

Great Fire of London Topic Vocabulary Pack

Great Fire of London! This 16-page Great Fire of London TVP will help bring to life your topic! The ninja has carefully selected 4 key areas to study and explore: London, Samuel Pepys, Firefighting and Why?! We have created exciting lists of topic-focused nouns, verbs and adjectives to enhance pupil writing. Researched etymologies of related words for you to teach. The ninja has even provided a unique Vocabulary Ninja reward system (including certificates), branded display resources, and blank templates of Synonym Alley and Vocabulary Laboratory activities. The ninja has even supplied two pages of teaching techniques, helping you bring to life each resource.
VocabularyNinja
Anglo-Saxon Topic Vocabulary Pack

Anglo-Saxon Topic Vocabulary Pack

Anglo-Saxons! This 16-page Anglo-Saxon TVP will help bring to life your topic! The ninja has carefully selected 4 key areas to study and explore: Alfred the Great, Battle of Hastings, William the Conqueror and Edward the Confessor! We have created exciting lists of topic-focused nouns, verbs and adjectives to enhance pupil writing. Researched etymologies of Anglo-Saxon related words for you to teach. The ninja has even provided a unique Vocabulary Ninja reward system (including certificates), branded display resources, and blank templates of Synonym Alley and Vocabulary Laboratory activities. The ninja has even supplied two pages of teaching techniques, helping you bring to life each resource.
VocabularyNinja
GCSE 9-1 Anglo Saxon & Norman England: Why did Anglo Saxon resistance fail?

GCSE 9-1 Anglo Saxon & Norman England: Why did Anglo Saxon resistance fail?

GCSE Anglo Saxon and Norman England New 2016 Specification Grades 9-1 Could be used for Edexcel, AQA, WJEC, OCR etc. Full lesson discussing the causes of the failure of the anglo saxon resistance, students will need to use their existing notes/learning to collaborate on the main causes. Then students use a pie chart style activity to highlight the most important causes, which they then use to answer a 12 mark explain question in 3 parts. All lesson activities and resources included. Part of Anglo Saxon and Norman England 2 and an enquiry sequence of Williams control of England & rebellions. Please see my other lessons & resources Feedback welcome
MrThorntonTeach
Middle Ages Interactive Notebook

Middle Ages Interactive Notebook

This Interactive Notebook is designed to be used with any textbook or curriculum. There are 23 interactive foldable booklets included. your student will cut out, fold, and document inside each one as he learns about the Middle Ages. All instructions and templates are included. Topics covered include Timeline, Nobility, Common People, Feudalism, Castles, Homes, Festivals, Foods, Feasts, Jousts & Tournaments, Music, Art, Clothing, Tools, Weapons, Vikings, Justinian, Charlemagne, Crusades, Magna Carta, Vikings, Bubonic Plague, Vocabulary, and Fun Facts. You may choose to use as many booklets as you like. All are included. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
KnowledgeBoxCentral
Tudor House Design and Technology Project Booklet Scheme of Work

Tudor House Design and Technology Project Booklet Scheme of Work

Full project booklet to accompany a construction project to make Tudor houses. The comprehensive booklet takes the children through the design process. Projects asks the children to make wooden Tudor houses. We made ours by making the timber frames and then used thin card and paper mache to replicate the wattle and daub, so we made the houses in the same way the Tudors would. The booklet includes a comprehension about Tudor houses. Research pages about models of Tudor houses, 45 and 90 degree corners, joining wood, design brief, concept and final designs, safety, evaluation during and after making and more! Both PDF and Word files (for editing) included.
oldham30
Year 2 Reading Comprehension Mega Bundle - Historical Figures

Year 2 Reading Comprehension Mega Bundle - Historical Figures

***Fantastic Value*** A huge bundle of 13 non-fiction SATs style reading comprehensions for year 2. The bundle covers all the historical figures in the KS1 history curriculum. So the booklets are perfect for cross-curricular literacy and history learning. Each comprehension booklet has three differentiated levels and includes answers. They are all based on the SATs reading papers from recent years. The following are included: Elizabeth I Queen Victoria Christopher Columbus Neil Armstrong William Caxton Tim Berners-Lee Pieter Bruegel the Elder L.S. Lowry Rosa Parks Emily Davison Mary Seacole Florence Nightingale Edith Cavell PDF file format and editable Microsoft Word format included in the price.
blossomingminds
Stages of the Ages ™ Timeline Notebook 5000 BC to Present

Stages of the Ages ™ Timeline Notebook 5000 BC to Present

The "Stages of the Ages (TM) Timeline Notebook" was born out of the frustration within our own homeschool. We had tried several different timeline notebooks, and we had created some of our own. However, the same problems kept cropping up: lack of space to document everything that we wanted to document, crowded pages, inability of the timeline notebooks to "grow" with us as my daughter got older, and more. I wanted to be able to REALLY have only ONE timeline notebook for my daughter...and have it last all the way through the end of high school. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file.
KnowledgeBoxCentral
The Vikings Lapbook

The Vikings Lapbook

Take a journey through time, and learn about the Vikings and their lives and times with us! you will create a 4-folder Lapbook where you will document all of the fascinating information that you learn. Includes a complete Study Guide, as well as all instructions and templates. This product can stand alone or be used as a supplement to any other history curriculum. Depending on the maturity level of the child and the parent involvement, this product could be used with K-8th grade, and it is easy to alter for upper and lower grades. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
KnowledgeBoxCentral
Medicine Through Time + Civil Rights (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

Medicine Through Time + Civil Rights (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

Included in this pack are TWO combined sections of resource bundles linked with the Pearson Edexcel GCSE 'Civil Rights' and 'Medicine Through Time' sections, covering essential topics pupils will need to know for papers one and three. All lesson outcomes are linked with Assessment Objectives 1, 2, and 3. All tasks and activities have been designed around developing pupil knowledge and understanding of the American West and Vietnam War to then apply this to exam technique / exam style questions. All videos are embedded (links provided) I have included WAGOLS / Success criteria's /Homeworks to further pupils understanding of Paper three. A fantastic opportunity to develop your own Scheme of work on this topic saving 40% on these bundles combined! You will need the Edexcel Medicine Through Time textbook to support some lessons. Full separate bundles including more lessons of these topics can be found in my shop.
morlem
Medicine Through Time + American West (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

Medicine Through Time + American West (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

Included in this pack are TWO fully resources bundles of lessons linked with the Pearson Edexcel GCSE 'American West' and 'Medicine Through Time' sections, covering essential topics pupils will need to know for papers one and two. All lesson outcomes are linked with Assessment Objectives 1, 2, and 3. All tasks and activities have been designed around developing pupil knowledge and understanding of the American West and Vietnam War to then apply this to exam technique / exam style questions. All videos are embedded (links provided) I have included WAGOLS / Success criteria's /Homeworks to further pupils understanding of Paper three. A fantastic opportunity to develop your own Scheme of work on this topic saving 40% on these bundles combined! You will need the Edexcel Medicine Through Time textbook to support some lessons. It is not necessary but you could use the American West textbook to supplement some American West lessons.
morlem
American West & Vietnam Bundle (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

American West & Vietnam Bundle (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

Included in this pack are TWO fully resources schemes of work linked with the Pearson Edexcel GCSE 'American West' and 'the Vietnam War' sections, covering essential topics pupils will need to know for papers two & three. All lesson outcomes are linked with Assessment Objectives 1, 2, 3, &4. All tasks and activities have been designed around developing pupil knowledge and understanding of the American West and Vietnam War to then apply this to exam technique / exam style questions. All videos are embedded (links provided) I have included WAGOLS / Success criteria's /Homeworks to further pupils understanding of papers two & three. A fantastic opportunity to develop your own Scheme of work on this topic saving 40% on these bundles combined! You will need the Edexcel conflict at home and abroad textbook for one of the Vietnam lessons. All American West lessons are fully resourced.
morlem
Middle Ages Lapbook

Middle Ages Lapbook

The Middle Ages was such an exciting time in history. Encounter medieval castles, foods, festivals and feasts. Realize the importance of the positions held by Kings, Lords, Ladies and Knights and discover the everyday lifestyles of the peasants and serfs. The amazing study of the Middle Ages Lapbook was designed for students of all ages, depending on parental involvement and student research required. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
KnowledgeBoxCentral
KS2 Macbeth  Comprehension Shakespeare Tudors Summary

KS2 Macbeth Comprehension Shakespeare Tudors Summary

A two page comprehension text summarizing the Shakespeare play Macbeth. Comprehension questions with spaces to respond in full sentences on the pages. Both PDF and Word (for editing) files included (along with an alternate font version.) Super Tudor resource. Would be well suited to KS2.
oldham30
Romeo and Juliet Summary Comprehension Shakespeare Tudors

Romeo and Juliet Summary Comprehension Shakespeare Tudors

A two page comprehension text summarizing the classic Shakespeare play Romeo and Juliet. 24 Comprehension questions with spaces to respond in full sentences on the questions sheets included. Quality Tudor resource. Would suit KS2 children well. Word files (for editing) and PDF files also included.
oldham30
KS1 Reading Comprehension Bundle - Inventors

KS1 Reading Comprehension Bundle - Inventors

A bundle of three comprehension booklets aimed at Year 2. Differentiated three ways. Based on the KS1 reading SATs paper. Inventors theme. Perfect for cross-curricular learning. Included in the bundle are: William Caxton (the printing press) Tim Berners-Lee (the World Wide Web) Inventors of materials (from the science curriculum) PDF file format and editable Microsoft Word format.
blossomingminds