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Bertram Bile: Dead Man's Rest (Book 6)

Bertram Bile: Dead Man's Rest (Book 6)

A short story set along the River Thames, for students aged 8 and above. There is a new story available each day, and each story is available to download for free for the first five days (Repeats every 90 days). Ebook (http://amzn.to/2EVfqP5), and print versions available in regular text and giant print text. Each short story can be read alone, or as part of the series. Can be tied in with a free Skype in the Classroom session for World Book Day and World Read Aloud Day, or to invite an author into your classroom (https://education.microsoft.com/Story/SkypeLesson/?token=BBGDV) "What could possibly go wrong on a school field trip with your favourite geography teacher? Welcome to the weird and wonderful world of Bertram Bile and best friend Molly. This episode is based at Tewksbury Mead at one of the sources of the River Thames. It takes place at Grid Reference ST980994 at the Hoar Stone. #Bertram&Molly
sarah277
Evacuation to Shropshire in WWII

Evacuation to Shropshire in WWII

This lesson treats the well-known story of evacuation from the perspectives of: - how people in the country perceived evacuees - how evacuees perceived the country The children from the city experienced a totally new way of life in the country. For the people in the country, too, having so many outsiders coming into their area was a major event. These sources will show what each side thought of the evacuation.
nationalarchives
Sino-Soviet Relations, 1949-1976

Sino-Soviet Relations, 1949-1976

The Korean War, 1950-53 The Taiwan Straits Crisis of 1954-55 and 1958 Why did a Sino-Soviet split occur after 1953? The Great Leap Forward Public Dispute, 1963 and Moscow meeting, 1964 Cultural Revolution The Ussuri River Dispute, 1969 The Impact of the Sino-Soviet split on the Cold War Why did a rapprochement take place between China and the USA after 1969? What did Sino-American relations achieve between 1970 and 1976? What were the implications of the Sino-US rapprochement for US-Soviet relations?
evakolos650
Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Historic Environment: Whitechapel, Lesson 1 - Introduction

Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Historic Environment: Whitechapel, Lesson 1 - Introduction

Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, The Historic Environment - Whitechapel, 1870-1900: Crime, Policing and the Inner City. Lesson 1 - Introduction. This is a skills based introductory lesson, aiming to get students thinking in a way that is necessary for performing well in this section of the exam. This is done through an investigation and examination of crimes that took place in the period. The lesson is full of reading, discussion opportunities and a number of different activities for students to complete throughout the lesson. I have also included and introductory lesson to the Historic Environment section of the course. This shows students how they will be assessed in this section of the paper and what skills they will need to demonstrate.
MrTHistory
Crime and Punishment knowledge homework tests - Edexcel 9-1 History GCSE paper 1

Crime and Punishment knowledge homework tests - Edexcel 9-1 History GCSE paper 1

Five 10 question knowledge tests as well as their answers in easily printable separate worksheets. The tests cover all sections of the edexcel crime and punishment paper 1 specification including Medieval, Early Modern, 18th and 19th Centuries and Modern time periods as well as the Whitechapel historic environment section. Ideal for use as homework revision, tested in class and then peer/self assessed.
History_jo
Early Elizabethan England 1558 - 1588 and Medicine Through Time 50AD - present: REVISION

Early Elizabethan England 1558 - 1588 and Medicine Through Time 50AD - present: REVISION

These two documents are to support students revision of Paper 1: Medicine in Britain 50AD - present day (with the historic environment) and Paper 2: Early Elizabethan England 1558 - 1588 offered on the Edexcel 9-1 specification. The aim is that students are set a revision activity each day throughout the summer (or any school holiday as it's very easy to adapt) so that they are constantly preparing themselves for the exams. The calendar provides students with days where they can have a break.
HBuckley84