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Codemakers and Codebreakers: then and now

Codemakers and Codebreakers: then and now

Lesson 3 from the acclaimed teaching pack 'Dial M For Missile: Exploring Themes Around the Cuban Missile Crisis'. This lesson enables students to discover the history of secret code-making and breaking, and its significance at the time of historic events such as the Cuban Missile Crisis. They learn how codes can be made and broken, and then create their own in small groups and attempt to break each others'. The lesson also gives the opportunity to explore relevant ethical dilemmas, by getting students to debate questions around secrecy, privacy, intelligence-gathering in the context of the world today. The lesson plan includes differentiation, extension and enrichment suggestions. The lesson is highly relevant to the curriculum and exam syllabuses of History, Citizenship, Government & Politics, Maths, Computing, and Religious Education, as well as helping to meet SMSC, Prevent and British Values requirements. To browse and download the other lessons from the Dial M For Missile Pack pack, plus the pack as a whole (including endorsements), go to www.tes.com/teaching-resource/dial-m-for-missile-exploring-themes-around-the-cuban-missile-crisis-11208437

By PeaceEducation

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

A complete scheme of learning for John Boyne's sensational novel. This unit has 21 lessons (one for each chapter plus a second to split the much longer chapter 7) that follow the adventures of Bruno and his family during WWII in Nazi Germany. The unit mixes guided reading with creative writing and research tasks that make it ideal for this wonderful class reader. The unit is pitched to high flyers in Years 6/7 or middle ability Year 8 and has links to the new spec AQA exams. Everything you need (apart from the DVD) in one resource!

By SIKLessons

Work Scheme on Jihad (A2 OCR Islam)

Work Scheme on Jihad (A2 OCR Islam)

This resource is a work scheme on jihad, which you can use for both group and private study. This scheme covers all the topics required for the OCR exam board, including the different meanings of jihad; the difference between inner and outer jihad; dhikr; jihad and Islamic propagation; holy war; the rules of jihad; jihad between Muslims; the Qur'an on jihad; differences in Sunni and Shi’a interpretations of jihad; and how important is jihad to Islam? The lesson plans contain an introductory session, presentation seminar, class debate, essay-writing workshop, and mock exam. The revision guide contains revision material, activity questions, essay-writing guidelines, exam-style questions, a mark scheme, and a background on the key critical thinkers. This resource should make learning interactive, productive, and enjoyable, giving your students the chance to get the grades they deserve.

By MSBall

Islam: Practices Unit: Creative Learning Mat Bundle

Islam: Practices Unit: Creative Learning Mat Bundle

5 Creative and visually engaging learning mats / revision sheets for Islamic Practices. Learning Mats cover the entire topic: 1. Worship, Ibadah and the Five Pillars 2. Jihad 3. Festivals 4. Festivals: Ashura 5. Ten Obligatory Acts Files come as A4 documents (PDF) and A3 Word documents. Created with the WJEC / Eduqas RS GCSE in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. As an examiner for this specification, I have used what I know of the course to create this resource. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils' RE/RS education in general - which is what we're all here for!

By joanacarr

Islam: Jihad Learning Mat / Information Sheet

Islam: Jihad Learning Mat / Information Sheet

Creative and visually engaging learning mat / revision sheet for Islam: Jihad A4 PDF and A3 Word Document included. Created with the WJEC / Eduqas RS GCSE in mind, though can be applied across specifications and qualifications. As an examiner for this specification, I have used what I know of the course to create this resource. Please give feedback! I am always happy to respond to comments - whether positive or constructive - this will help to improve the quality of my resources in the future and, more importantly, the quality of pupils' RE/RS education in general - which is what we're all here for!

By joanacarr

Islam in the Modern World: Differentiated Activity Sheets for Whole Unit

Islam in the Modern World: Differentiated Activity Sheets for Whole Unit

Intended for the unit on Islam entitled, 'Islam in the Modern World', these task sheets provide an overview of Islam for KS3 or an introduction to the new specifications on Islam at KS4. Topics include: 1. Five Pillars 2.Prayer and the Mosque 3.Ramadan and Eid 4. What happens on Hajj? 5. Sunni and Shi'a Islam 6. What should women wear? 7. What is jihad? 8. Islam in Britain Documents include a variety of tasks - Q&A, challenge tasks and a P4C 'Thunk' for extending the pupils' understanding. 3 versions of each document, aimed at High, Mid and Low ability. Download as an editable Word document and as a PDF, for compatibility.

By joanacarr

Islam: Islam in Britain: Differentiated Information and Activity Sheets

Islam: Islam in Britain: Differentiated Information and Activity Sheets

Working document for Islam, intended for KS3 or KS4 Islam. Includes: 1. Islam arrives in Britain 2. Modern challenges 3. Other challenges 4. Islamophobia 5. Q&A 6. Tasks 7. P4C / Thunk Document includes a variety of tasks - Q&A, challenge tasks and a P4C 'Thunk' for extending the pupils' understanding. 3 versions of the document, aimed at High, Mid and Low ability. Download as an editable Word document and as a PDF, for compatibility.

By joanacarr