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Australia in World War I

Australia in World War I

This unit of work is designed for students of the NSW History K-10 Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum. Stage 5 Depth Study 3: Australians at War - World War I It includes: + What was Monash's role in the Battle of Hamel? Source-based activity + Why do Australians celebrate a military defeat? Source-based activity + What were the experiences of Australian POWs in WWI? Source-based activity + Was the Gallipoli evacuation a strategic success or recognition of a failed strategy? Source-based activity
WayneWoods
World War One: Life in the Trenches

World War One: Life in the Trenches

Complete lesson on what life was like for soldiers in the trenches during World War One. This lesson is full of differentiated activities. Focuses include... - Starter and plenary activities and class discussion - contextual information and hyperlinked videos - a number of detailed activities, building student understanding through focusing on what trenches were like and the experiences of those that fought there.
MrTHistory
World War One: Conscientious Objectors

World War One: Conscientious Objectors

Complete lesson on conscientious objectors. Focuses include... - Source analysis activities throughout the lesson - Contextual information - chances for reading, recording and discussion - Hyperlinked documentary and differentiated question sheets for students to answer as they watch - Plenary activity and Homework
MrTHistory
World War I- Major Battles Webquest

World War I- Major Battles Webquest

World War I- Major Battles Webquest asks students various questions about major Battles during World War I- asking students to pay particular attention to who fought vs. whom, where, important facts/ events, outcome, number of deaths/ destruction, and more- and to map the battles the Battles are: Marne Verdun Somme Passchendaele/ Ypres Christmas Truce Battle of Tannenberg Gallipoli Jutland St. Mihiel Chatteau Thierry Overall number of deaths and outcomes and theories
Linni0011
Holiday Warmups Part 1: Halloween, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

Holiday Warmups Part 1: Halloween, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

An engaging PowerPoint to use for warmups around the different holidays during fall semester. Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas each have two warmup options. Veterans Day includes an activity that is easy to expand into two warmups if desired. The warmups include a variety of activities and are filled with interesting facts such as: the worlds largest giant pumpkin (over 2,600 lbs), inscriptions on famous tombstones, how many presidents were veterans, what really happened that first Thanksgiving, the many things Batman and Santa Claus have in common, and what Hitler had to say about the Christmas Truce of 1914. Flexible and easy to adjust for time! 18 total slides plus two optional handouts to make your life easier. Grab Part 1 in time for the holidays this year and check back soon for part two!
jenna_mackay
AnimalKind lesson plan 21: History detectives

AnimalKind lesson plan 21: History detectives

AnimalKind lesson plan 21 (from a set of 23) View/order the accompanying resources and AnimalKind film at: www.animalkind.org.uk Objectives: • To interpret a range of historical sources concerning the role of animals in WWI. • To understand how animals were used in that conflict and to appreciate that there are differing, contrasting interpretations of their role. Curriculum links: HISTORY KS2: To construct informed responses that involve thoughtful selection and organisation of relevant historical information. To understand how our knowledge of the past is constructed from a range of sources. ENGLISH: Spoken language years 1-6
AnimalAidMark
AnimalKind lesson plan 18 - Sammy's story

AnimalKind lesson plan 18 - Sammy's story

AnimalKind lesson plan X (from a set of 23) View/order the accompanying resources and AnimalKind film at: www.AnimalKind.org.uk Objectives: • To consider what it was like to experience life in the trenches during WWI. • To reflect on whether it is right for animals to be used in war. • To explore the use of adjectives. • To produce a piece of descriptive writing. Curriculum links: ENGLISH: Spoken language years 1-6/Writing – composition
AnimalAidMark
Hidden History, Fact or Fiction?

Hidden History, Fact or Fiction?

Presentation designed to as a useful activity as a starter or plenary activity in History. 100 statements are given with roughly 50% of them being accepted as factually correct. Statements are in chronological order. Students are challenged to use historical skills, logic and reasoning to decide if the statement is “fact” or “fiction”. If the correct response is chosen you will hear an appropriate noise and be taken directly to the next challenge. If the wrong response is chosen you will be taken to an appropriate slide and invited to try again. There is also the option of setting a number of challenges without going to the answer to allow all members of the class to participate. The whole presentation contains 103 slides and hyperlinks are embedded throughout.
20JET12
Why did Germany sign an Armistice in 1918?

Why did Germany sign an Armistice in 1918?

This has used a variety of sources/book/s ideas to make this powerpoint. It may not cover all the reasons but students were able to comprehend some of the main points and i got them to prioritise the top 3 reasons.
jlincoln1
National 4 / 5 History: Era of the Great War (WWI)

National 4 / 5 History: Era of the Great War (WWI)

This is the second of two packs which covers the full Scottish National 4/5 WWI (Era of The Great War) course. The power points (which have all resources in them to be printed) have been updated from last years to include more visual exam revision activities e.g. for every exam question there is a slide of pictures which pupils will annotate. In addition, due to the changes to the exam this year they now focus much more on 'explain' than 'describe' questions. This pack also has the revision pictures for the FULL course & KU Test e.g. for every exam question. This bundle includes: 1. Revision Pictures 2. KU Test 3. Battle of Somme 4. Extension of the Franchise 5. Women's Jobs 6. Changing Role - Both before & During 7. Women's Suffrage 8. Women & Vote PLUS All 9 Mark Essay Questions & Guide 9. Deaths & Casualities 10. Red Clydeside 11. Homes Fit For Heroes 12. Industry - Before & During (farming/fish/shipbuilding/jute/coal/steel & iron) 13. New Industries
alixtharris1988