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The Victorians Wordsearch Victorian Era Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

The Victorians Wordsearch Victorian Era Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'The Victorian Era'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Black History Month: The American West

Black History Month: The American West

This outstanding resource has been designed for Black History Month and focuses on the achievements of Black People in the American West. The resource can easily be adapted for display purposes but it is designed to be used as a collaborative market place activity. This beautifully illustrated resource is a must have for anyone teaching this topic. The tasks and activities have been written to appeal to the full spectrum of ability and have been set up around the market place activity where the key slides in the PP are printed off and either pinned on the classroom walls or set out on the tables so that students move around and fill in their information on the summary sheet. This is a very proactive lesson designed to get students up, moving around, sharing and working collaboratively. I have provided two different summary sheets to help provide weaker students with more structure when recording their research. The information in the market place activity looks at nine individuals from a cross section of society and the roles they played in the American West. These include mountain men, pioneers, businessmen, Native American Chiefs, lawmen, law makers, soldiers, preachers and cowboys. The aim is to provide students with an alternative positive perspective of the achievements of black people, which is often overlooked in traditional text books. The starters and plenaries are designed to help students to draw upon their prior knowledge and question whose story is being told. I have deliberately focused on the achievements of black men to help set up the plenary so that students can think about 'Herstory' and other perspectives and the purpose of history. The aims and objectives for these resources are: Theme: The American West Know: What is Black History month? Understand: Why is it important to highlight black history? Evaluate: What roles did Black people play in the settlement of the West? WILF – What Am I Looking For? Identify & describe: Black History Month Explain: Why is it important to highlight black history in the curriculum? Analyse: What roles did Black people play in the settlement of the West? If you like this resource then why not check out my other resources on this topic in my TES shop, where many have been bundled together to provide you with further savings. You can also follow 'The History Academy' on Twitter, Google Plus, YouTube and Facebook for the latest updates or even to get in touch and chat about how you have used this resource or to ask questions. We aim to produce cheap and affordable resources for either the price of a good cup of coffee or a happy meal so that you can spend more time doing the things that you want. Anyway, have fun and stay in touch via social media for the latest updates. Kind Regards Roy
Roy_Huggins
Year 4 Edwardian Life- 6 lessons

Year 4 Edwardian Life- 6 lessons

These smartboard lessons are based on Edwardian children's life to explore what life was like over 100 years ago. The lesson focuses are: -What is an Edwardian classroom like compared to ours? - Games in Edwardian times -Children during the war -Daily Life with writing element -creating a IT presentation on learning All these lessons include all the resources- 6 lessons
sparkle1978
Nine Tails Pirate Song!

Nine Tails Pirate Song!

A freebie version of my original song for EYFS-KS2! Everyone loves a dastardly pirate so why not add this song to your class' repertoire. (C) Maxine Lincoln 2011
mo0se
Christmas Medieval History Quiz

Christmas Medieval History Quiz

Leave a review and choose any resource FREE! A fun 40 question Halloween themed quiz for the study of Medieval History. Broken into four sections that include: -The Normans -The Normans and Becket -King John, Magna Carta and Black Death -Peasants Revolt & Church Answer sheet also included.
humanitiesbox
The Weimar Republic: The Golden Age, 1924-1928

The Weimar Republic: The Golden Age, 1924-1928

The Weimar Republic: The Golden Age, 1924-1928 Lesson 1. Economic Developments Lesson 2. Social Developments Lesson 3. Political Developments and the Workings of Democracy Lesson 4. Germany's International Position These lessons have been designed for A-Level students and would be of particular relevance for those studying the new AQA A-Level, Paper 2O
MrTHistory
The Weimar Republic: The Golden Age, 1924-1928 - Germany's International Position (Foreign Policy)

The Weimar Republic: The Golden Age, 1924-1928 - Germany's International Position (Foreign Policy)

This is the fourth (final) lesson in a topic on the 'Golden Age' of the Wiemar Republic, 1924-1928. The lesson is titled 'The Weimar Republic: Germany's International Position' and is aimed at A-Level students. It is of particular relevance to those studying the new AQA A-Level, option 2O. Key focuses include... - Stresemann's aims and foreign policy - The Dawes Plan, Locarno Pact etc... - Assessment of Stresemann's efforts - Overall conclusions - Exam questions
MrTHistory
The Weimar Republic: The Golden Age, 1924-1928 - Political Developments and Workings of Democracy

The Weimar Republic: The Golden Age, 1924-1928 - Political Developments and Workings of Democracy

This is the third lesson in a topic on the 'Golden Age' of the Wiemar Republic, 1924-1928. The lesson is titled 'The Weimar Republic: Political Developments and Workings of Democracy' and is aimed at A-Level students. It is of particular relevance to those studying the new AQA A-Level, option 2O. Key focuses include... - Levels of political stability - Coalition politics - In depth examination of major parties - President Hindenburg - Limitations of the political system
MrTHistory