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Key battles of World War Two

Key battles of World War Two

This collection of activities has a powerpoint giving an overview of the war, a collection of key info cards giving information about aspects of 21 key battles from the war and finally a quiz on the battles. These are useful as overview/starter activities as an introduction to the war.
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Battle of the Atlantic

Battle of the Atlantic

This powerpoint and accompanying sorting exercise looks at the key battle of World War Two from the perspective of the allies. Information on convoys, tactics and weapons is included along with some wonderfully basic animation demonstrating asdic and depth charges!
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The Holocaust: A source based enquiry

The Holocaust: A source based enquiry

Three fully resourced lessons on the Holocaust. Each lesson is a source based enquiry which includes a PowerPoint with a step by step guide and activities, differentiated worksheets, source sheets, literacy support and a range of activities.
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Nazi Germany & the Rise of a Dictatorship: Lesson 15 Who suffered the most under the Nazis, 1933-39?

Nazi Germany & the Rise of a Dictatorship: Lesson 15 Who suffered the most under the Nazis, 1933-39?

Students learn about Nazi policies towards minority groups and how these were influenced by eugenics. The main activity requires students to position Nazi policies on a graph frame, with the positioning based on their opinion re the severity of the persecution. The graph is then used to complete a series of tasks. Clear step by step instructions, differentiated activities and worksheets. This is the last lesson in the unit of work.
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Informational Text Playlists - Key Ideas & Details Bundle for Grade 6

Informational Text Playlists - Key Ideas & Details Bundle for Grade 6

Our playlists are “no prep” Common Core aligned lessons designed for small group work, homework, remediation, or extension around a single standard. Save 20% with this mini-bundle! 4 content-rich multimedia lessons integrate original instruction with web-based resources to guide students through the rigors of the aligned standards.​ The Student Editions include: • Links to instructional videos, audio, or texts • Links to practice quizzes or activities • 4 assessments that include 17 multiple choice, 1 fill-in-the-blank, and 2 matching questions • Definitions of key terms related to each of the standards • Examples of how students can apply the standards to their reading and deepen their understanding of what they are reading • Excerpts from several high-quality texts, such as: - “Food Serving Sizes Getting a Reality Check” by the FDA - “Pathfinders of the West” by A. C. Laut - “The Journals of Lewis and Clark” by Meriwether Lewis - “How Expensive Are Fruits and Vegetables Anyway?” by Jane Reed and Elizabeth Frazao • Accompanying Teaching Notes files The Teaching Notes files include: • Additional activities and writing prompts to help your students explore the standard • Links to additional resources • Ideas to differentiate the activities for students who need extra support or to be challenged further • Answer guides with correct answers, answer choice rationales, word counts, and DOK levels
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Nazi Germany & the Rise of a Dictatorship: Lesson 13 What was life like in the Nazi Police State?

Nazi Germany & the Rise of a Dictatorship: Lesson 13 What was life like in the Nazi Police State?

Students learn about the Nazi Police State through a student-led game. Students are introduced to a character living in the Nazi Police State. They have to remain in character during the game. There are various challenges to complete depending on who they are, for example if they are in the Gestpo they will need to identify enemies of the state. As students play the game they become to understand that no one is safe. As always there are clear instructions and differentiated resources.
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Nazi Germany & the Rise of a Dictatorship: Lesson 10:  What was the Night of the Long Knives?

Nazi Germany & the Rise of a Dictatorship: Lesson 10: What was the Night of the Long Knives?

Students learn about the main reasons why Hitler eliminated the SA. through a card sort (categorizing and prioritising activities). They write up their views about why Hitler chose to execute the leading members of the SA (support provided for less able). There are also source based challenge activities to prep the more able for GCSE style questions. As always a step by step guide and high-quality differentiated worksheets.
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The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Activity Pack

The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Activity Pack

The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Activity Pack Glossary of Nazi Germany Mordechai Anielewicz Handout Surrendering Little Boy and Warsaw Ghetto Uprising WW2 The Holocaust Handout The Warsaw Ghetto Handout The Warsaw Ghetto Word Search
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Feminism: Significant 20th Century Women

Feminism: Significant 20th Century Women

A double pack of PowerPoints on significant 20th Century Women. Complements well with both teaching Feminism, but also alongside Votes for Women in Britain. Contains: 2 Lessons, which could be adapted into one lesson, or a homework project. A balloon debate task, where students decide which is the most significant. Differentiated plenary questions.
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