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John Brown lesson on slavery KS3

John Brown lesson on slavery KS3

Great lesson on the role of John Brown and slavery. Lesson focuses on skills such as cause, event and consequence. Lesson also focuses on tracking student progress using the ‘How hot am I?’ thermometer.
lperry44
Pearson Edexcel Knowledge Organisers / Revision Mats

Pearson Edexcel Knowledge Organisers / Revision Mats

A bundle of Colour coded A3 / A4 knowledge organiser / Revision mat / book marks for the following topics: Medicine Through Time. Elizabethan England. Civil Rights. Significant Individuals / Government acts / Discoveries / Inventions / Dates / Key terms / Events.
morlem
Knowledge Organiser / Revision Mat: Black American Civil Rights.

Knowledge Organiser / Revision Mat: Black American Civil Rights.

**Colour coded DOUBLE SIDED A3 / A4 knowledge organiser / Revision mat / book marks - for the entire American Course. ** Side One: Focusing on progress between key time periods. 1954-60 1960-65 1965-70 **Side 2: ** Significant Individuals (MLK, Rosa Parks, Malcolm X , Kennedy, Johnson, Garvey, W.E.B. Du Bois, Bucker T Washingson, thurgood Marshal). Government Acts (1964 Civil Rights / 1965 Voting Rights. **Key organisations: ** NAACP SCLC SNCC CORE Black Panthers KKK Please visit my shop for more KS3 / GCSE Edexcel History lessons / bundles: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/morlem
morlem
The Home Front, 1939 -1945

The Home Front, 1939 -1945

These outstanding resources have been designed to help students studying the Home Front during the Second World War. They are suitable for the full range of ability and should take between 9 to 10 hours of curriculum time to complete. Each lesson comes with a fully editable worksheet and PowerPoint, which includes aims, objectives, differentiated outcomes, starters, plenaries, information slides, historical sources, tasks, activities, links to video clips, thinking skills and active learning exercises. These resources have been repeatedly tested on the front line in the classroom and have been improved based upon best practice over 26 years. For more information, please click on each resource. You can purchase them individually, but by buying them as a bundle you will have over 29%.
Roy_Huggins
History: British Women in WW1

History: British Women in WW1

A comprehensive and concise History resource on British Women in WW1, including their roles in factories, towns and countrysides as well as their rights, contribution to the war effort and a comparison with German women. Perfect for any student studying the topic.
ayushsanghavi13
Learning About Mrs Johnstone: Lesson 2 Blood Brothers (AQA)

Learning About Mrs Johnstone: Lesson 2 Blood Brothers (AQA)

Discuss society’s/narrator’s view on Mrs Johnstone’s choice to give up her child. Listen to a BBC radio recording about the expectations of a housewife in the 1950s. Discuss how things have changed. Watch two videos on the expectations of women/wives and discuss how things have changed. Discuss context of the 1960s feminists and their accomplishments/suffrage. Listen to Lesley Gore’s hit song ‘You Don’t Own Me’ and discuss how it would’ve been popular and why. Read the Milkman scene at the start of the play. Discuss why the context of the 1950s and Mrs Johnstone’s ex husband maintains our sympathy for her. True or false statements plenary.
aliceboyd1995
Introduction to Mrs Johnstone: Lesson 1 Blood Brothers (AQA)

Introduction to Mrs Johnstone: Lesson 1 Blood Brothers (AQA)

Examine the context of the 1950s. Compare Marilyn Monroe with Mrs Johnstone. Listen to “Tell Me It’s Not True”, discuss cyclical structure and foreshadowing. Listen to “Marilyn Monroe”, discuss Mrs Johnstone’s life and her ex-husband and watch a short drama re-enactment. P.E.E. paragraph grid and model for question: How does Mrs Johnstone’s song help you understand her character and situation?
aliceboyd1995
What were the causes of the Tiananmen Square massacre? 6-page lesson pack

What were the causes of the Tiananmen Square massacre? 6-page lesson pack

This is a powerful lesson in causation. Students read through the detailed background information before arranging 17 extremely detailed and precise information cards into factors (economic, cultural, and people). This activity helps students scaffold a response to the key question which can then be used as the basis for a piece of assessed or simply extended written work. I hope your students find this as useful as I know mine have!
danguiney
Who killed JFK? 18-page lesson pack

Who killed JFK? 18-page lesson pack

This is one of my most detailed resources. Students are given a pack of 15 large information cards offering information as to how and why President Kennedy was assassinated and are encouraged to write their findings on the mystery sheets provided at the end of the pack. This is one of my very best lessons and has been designed to encourage students to think, question, collaborate and take risks. During this lesson students will explore the possibility that there was more to JFK’s death than the lone gunman theory and will offer alternatives using precisely selected evidence. I really look forward to delivering this lesson each year and who knows, if President Trump releases the remaining JFK files the mystery could widen! I really hope you enjoy teaching this topic and that you find it gets your students truly acting as young Historians should.
danguiney
Was Suffragette Emily Davison on a suicide mission? 10-page lesson pack

Was Suffragette Emily Davison on a suicide mission? 10-page lesson pack

I’ve designed this lesson as a History mystery to get your students to really engage with evidence handling and to think like Historians. I am confident that the level of detail and precision in my resources is much stronger than you will find elsewhere (because of the amount of pride I take in my own historical research). During this series of activities students read through background information before siphoning through 16 detailed evidence cards about Suffragette activity in the horse race known as the 1913 Epsom Derby. The class then complete a History mystery grid based on their findings. I hope you enjoy this lesson as much as my students do! It is an excellent lesson in helping students comb through evidence to form historical interpretations.
danguiney
Roaring 1920s Top Trumps Game - 71 cards

Roaring 1920s Top Trumps Game - 71 cards

Teeming with precise and carefully selected evidence my students love playing this game to boost subject knowledge. There are 71 cards (which work best when cut out and laminated) and they are colour-coordinated into categories: gangsters & prohibition, arts & culture, immigrants & African Americans, sports & entertainment, industry & economic boom. These cards include all the main figures you would expect such as Babe Ruth, Rudolf Valentino, and Al Capone but also some lesser known figures from the period such as the ‘IT’ girl Clara Bow, the Harlem Renaissance’s Countee Cullen, and Felix the Cat! On each card there is a key date/event for that person, two precise statistics, and a quotation. There is also a ‘bonus’ research question on each card to encourage students to delve into each character further. To play, students simply call out a category and the person with the highest number in that category ‘trumps’ the other, winning their card. The objective is to strip your opponent of their cards to win the game. This is a resource I am very proud of and which has received many accolades from students and lesson observations alike and which will really boost your students’ subject knowledge of 1920s USA. This activity works really well as a stand-alone activity, revision tool, or starter/plenary to any lesson on 1920s USA. I hope you enjoy it as much as my students do!
danguiney
Rosa Parks Activity Pack

Rosa Parks Activity Pack

Rosa Parks AP 32 questions Quiz and Illustrated History with excellent pictures and sources to engage and motivate pupils study of Rosa Parks and the Montgomery Bus Boycott. Learning Objectives: To understand the significance of the Montgomery Bus Boycott in the Civil Rights Movement A word is shown on the IWB and each time the word is answered correctly I display another. This works really well but it is important to set some ground rules such as not using words that rhyme with the word on display. I’ve yet to come across a class who doesn’t like the concept. Works brilliantly in pairs also - 1 student turns their back to the IWB. Further Notes Student sits at front with back to board. Words are displayed behind him/her. Rest of class has to describe word to student - see how many he/she gets in 1 min. Can be reversed so that student can see the words and has to describe them to the class. Rosa Parks Word Search Rosa Parks Crossword Rosa Parks Cloze Activity Rosa Parks Message Puzzle Rosa Parks Maze Puzzle Rosa Parks Graphic Organizer Rosa Parks Handout Rosa Parks Comic Strip and Storyboard Rosa Parks Timeline and Quotes Handout Rosa Parks Source Analysis Activity
sfy773
6 History Posters

6 History Posters

American West, Black Civil Rights, Elizabeth I and 3 Medicine related; Cause of Illness, Treatment of Illness, Prevention of Illness… If you want any specific posters made for your classrooms I can make them to spec for you for a small fee.
tbrads90
Andrew Marr - History Of Modern Britain - Paradise Lost - 1964-74 - Supporting Worksheet

Andrew Marr - History Of Modern Britain - Paradise Lost - 1964-74 - Supporting Worksheet

Britain Transformed - Andrew Marr - History Of Modern Britain - Paradise Lost - 1964-74 - Supporting Worksheet The resource was written for Ks5 as an independent/extension/ enrichment task but could be used at GCSE for more able students This worksheet is perfect to introduce students to the time period 1964-74, the Prime Ministers, their policies and how the country was being run. I have written this specifically for Edexcel Route H Democracies in Change: Britain Transformed 1918-97. This resource has been written in publisher to an A3 format and can be saved as a pdf for a4 printing.
callum2310
T4: SOUTH AFRICA 1948 - 94 APARTHEID TO RAINBOW NATION

T4: SOUTH AFRICA 1948 - 94 APARTHEID TO RAINBOW NATION

This six page document contains very concise notes on all you need to know you Theme 1: South Africa 1948- 1994 apartheid to rainbow nation. This document can also be used in conjunction with other history modules that studies South Africa.
onderk
T3: SOUTH AFRICA 1948- 94 APARTHEID TO RAINBOW NATION

T3: SOUTH AFRICA 1948- 94 APARTHEID TO RAINBOW NATION

This three page document contains very concise notes on all you need to know you Theme 3: South Africa 1948- 1994 apartheid to rainbow nation. This document can also be used in conjunction with other history modules that studies South Africa.
onderk
T2: SOUTH AFRICA 1948 - 94 APARTHEID TO RAINBOW NATION

T2: SOUTH AFRICA 1948 - 94 APARTHEID TO RAINBOW NATION

This six page document contains very concise notes on all you need to know you Theme 2: South Africa 1948- 1994 apartheid to rainbow nation. This document can also be used in conjunction with other history modules that studies South Africa.
onderk
T1: SOUTH AFRICA 1948 - 94 APARTHEID TO RAINBOW NATION

T1: SOUTH AFRICA 1948 - 94 APARTHEID TO RAINBOW NATION

This six page document contains very concise notes on all you need to know you Theme 1: South Africa 1948- 1994 apartheid to rainbow nation. This document can also be used in conjunction with other history modules that studies South Africa.
onderk
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee - GCSE Reading Comprehension / Text

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee - GCSE Reading Comprehension / Text

This Reading Comprehension worksheet is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The text gives a summary of Christopher Harper Lee’s novel “To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee”. After carefully reading the summary of the novel, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: True or False exercises, comprehension questions, a definitions match, a character match, a fill in the gaps exercise and a fun crossword . The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGCSE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework. A full answer key is included.
MariaPht
Key British Legislation (1918-79)

Key British Legislation (1918-79)

This contains a list of all the key political, economic and social pieces of legislation passed by British governments between 1918 and 1979, including details of the provisions and the governments that oversaw them. ***Great for A Level History courses focused on 20th century Britain. ***
i148
History & The World Cup 2018

History & The World Cup 2018

These resources aim to explore change and continuity through the lenses of the World Cup! An engaging resource that balances fun and learning! The Power Point covers the terms; change & continuity and there are several worksheets to engage the pupils on the World Cup.
JosephMukuka
Edexcel Cold War GCSE 7x Revision Activities

Edexcel Cold War GCSE 7x Revision Activities

Selection of activities that can be used as starters/revision tasks/homework tasks to reinforce key events and dates in students memories. Tasks include: Match the event to the description Gap Fill Timeline Suggestion: Print activities on different coloured paper and give students all 7, then each lesson ask them to choose one as a starter to reinforce memory and knowledge. OR Use as a revision tool for upcoming Cold War exam.
grace-fagan
Ezine article: Red Lines and Deadlines. Politics and the Press in Iran under the Pahlavis

Ezine article: Red Lines and Deadlines. Politics and the Press in Iran under the Pahlavis

Ezine article from Wide Angle entitled Red Lines and Deadlines. Politics and the Press in Iran under the Pahlavis. The article details censorship and government control of the Iranian press under the Pahlavi Shahs. This resource is part of a unit of work for Stage 6 Higher School Certificate course. Part 2 - National Studies. Option H: Iran 1945–1989. NSW Modern History Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum.
WayneWoods
Women's Suffrage: The Fight for the Vote

Women's Suffrage: The Fight for the Vote

Here I have bundled 3 fully resourced lessons on the fight for female suffrage in Britain. Lesson 1 - Society in Britain: Class Structure and Attitudes Towards Women Lesson 2 - The Suffragettes Lesson 3 - How Women Achieved the Vote Thanks for Looking.
MrTHistory
How did Women Achieve the Vote in 1918? (World War One)

How did Women Achieve the Vote in 1918? (World War One)

This lesson has been designed as part of a KS3 unit of work on Women’s fight for suffrage in the early 20th Century. It is titled: ‘How did Women Achieve the Vote in 1918?’ The lesson is fully resourced and full of activities, information, educational videos and discussion opportunities. Key focuses include the work that women did in WW1 and comparisons between the impact of this and other efforts that had been made, such as the efforts of the Suffragettes.
MrTHistory
Making a Nation. Australia 1900-1914

Making a Nation. Australia 1900-1914

This unit of work meets the requirements of: Stage 5 History K-10 Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum Depth Study 2: Australia and Asia 2a: Making a Nation. Australia 1900-1914 This bundle includes: Program: Making a Nation. Australia 1900-1914 Mapping activity: The Australian colonies Sequencing and explanation Assessment task Terms and concepts Activity: City occupations 1900-1914 Video: Australia’s Federation (BTN) Worksheet for video: Australia’s Federation (BTN) Puzzles: Crossword and Word Search Cloze activity: Federation Activity: Characteristics of Australian Country Life 1900-1914 Puzzle: Crack the Code Deconstructing a visual image: Shearing the Rams Extended writing activity: Empathetic activity Video: Constructing Australia. Pipe Dreams Worksheet for video: Constructing Australia. Pipe Dreams Source-based activity: How innovative was the social legislation 1900-1914? Source-based activity: How popular was the Immigration Restriction Act? Source-based activity: How significant was the Harvester Judgment? Source-based activity: Were the South Sea Islander People slaves or guest workers? Source-based activity: What were the consequences of the Constitution Act for Aboriginal peoples? Source-based activity: Why did Australians fight in the Second Anglo-Boer War? Video: From sheep to chardonnay Worksheet for video: From sheep to chardonnay
WayneWoods
OCR History USA 1945-1975 Political activism Revision lesson.

OCR History USA 1945-1975 Political activism Revision lesson.

This is a whole revision session for OCR Modern world A USA 1945-1975 depth study. The lesson focuses on the political activism of the 1960s and 1970s linking to the Civil Rights movement. The lesson covers topics such as the women’s movement, Gay rights and the emergence of Gay pride, youth and student protests and hippy movement There is an interactive quiz and worksheet for students to record their answers and notes and a game at the end which enables students to discuss the role of each president’s actions during this time, evaluating their successes and failures.
SLBHistory
NEW AQA American Dream A2 source work

NEW AQA American Dream A2 source work

A lesson examining the requirements for the AQA A2 syllabus the American Dream Primary source work. The lesson briefly covers what the students need to do for each primary source. Students can work in pairs or threes, they are to analyse their source (on the ppt - I would print and blow these up to A3). they are to spend 5/6 mins completing what they can examining content and argument, tone and emphasis, provenance and contextual knowledge. Students are then to swap their source with another pair and continue analysing another source. Ideally all pairs should have seen all six sources. Once everyone has seen and had ago at annotating the sources, these can then be collated and a set photocopied for all students to have a mini booklet of sample answers.
SLBHistory
Revision Edexcel Cold War Depth Study - 6x Cold War Essay Plans

Revision Edexcel Cold War Depth Study - 6x Cold War Essay Plans

Edexcel GCSE 9-1 Super power relations and the Cold War revision. This resource provides 6x Cold War essay plans (3x narrative account and 3x importance question) for Cold War Depth Study revision. There is a student worksheet and accompanying powerpoint with completed plan and answers. It allows teacher to run through the questions with students and complete coherent and informative plans for revision.
grace-fagan
Women's Suffrage Whole Lesson/ Resources

Women's Suffrage Whole Lesson/ Resources

Objectives: To be able to define key words such as ‘suffrage’. To be able to explain the actions of the Suffragists/Suffragettes. To evaluate the most significant reason women were granted the vote. Includes historical sources with challenge tasks, all worksheets at the end, a card sort for the actions of the Suffragettes and video clip links.
emmabrinky93
The American Dream 1945-63 Summary Guide

The American Dream 1945-63 Summary Guide

This summary guide looks at the domestic and foreign policies of Truman, Eisenhower and Kennedy from 1945-63. It is a well resourced and extensive guide that summaries and analyses the significance of major events during the growth of the US as an economic and military superpower during the Cold War. This resource also includes significance analysis of the Civil Rights movement during these years and the response of each president to the push for desegregation in the north and south. It is well aligned to GCSE and A-Level but it has been primarily used for the AQA A-Level Part 1. There is also a list of potential practice questions that students can attempt in otder to prepare for examination on the topic. This resource can be printed out and made into a booklet for class or independent use.
conord094