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Stories to link English and History

Stories to link English and History

A list of stories that link History and English together. This certainly isn't a comprehensive list but gives a good start to finding stories that link to historical topics. Topics include: Ancient Rome, Greece and Egypt, with Prehistoric stories included Vikings and the Middle Ages 16th and 17th Century 18th and 19th Century 1900-1939 World War Two and Post-War Britain U.S.A History

By krisgreg30

Stories for Ancient History

Stories for Ancient History

A list of stories that link History and English together. This certainly isn't a comprehensive list but gives a good start to finding stories that link to historical topics for Ancient Egypt, Greece and the Romans. Also included is prehistoric stories.

By krisgreg30

Rome City Wordsearch Geography Literacy Starter Activity Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Rome City Wordsearch Geography Literacy Starter Activity Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Rome'. 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!

By mikedean

Early English Kings Wordsearch History Literacy Starter Activity Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Early English Kings Wordsearch History Literacy Starter Activity Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Early English Kings'. 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!

By mikedean

Stonehenge Wordsearch History RE Literacy Starter Activity Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Stonehenge Wordsearch History RE Literacy Starter Activity Homework Cover Lesson Plenary

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Stonehenge'. 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!

By mikedean

Animated timeline - The Rise and and Fall of the Roman Empire

Animated timeline - The Rise and and Fall of the Roman Empire

This is very interesting, easy to use Interactive timeline of the Beginning, Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire following the most important events of the Roman History. Take the opportunity and get really good resource that will help you to teach Roman history in innovative and creative way. Hope you'll like it!

By resi__

Ancient History Memory Game

Ancient History Memory Game

The Ancient History Memory Game contains twenty-seven pairs of matching cards with full color pictures of various people, sites, and symbols from ancient history.

By resi__

Country Studies Bundle (Top 10 Best-selling Units)

Country Studies Bundle (Top 10 Best-selling Units)

This bundle includes the top 10 best-selling country studies: Spain Japan Canada Brazil Australia China Egypt India Greece Russia The materials include a wide variety of fun activities and exercises about various aspects that these countries are famous for. Apart from informative exercises, there are lots of puzzles, such as crosswords, word searches, word chops and many other activities to make it a fun class. There are 150 pages in total and the answers are included.

By willemmacau

Humanities Bundle (Ancient Civilizations, Religions and Wonders of the World)

Humanities Bundle (Ancient Civilizations, Religions and Wonders of the World)

This bundle includes three worksheets: Ancient Civilizations Religions Wonders of the World The units include a large variety of fun activities and exercises about various aspects. Lots of informative exercises and fun puzzles (crosswords, word searches, word chops and many others) are included to make it a fun class. The answers and answer sheets are included. You might also like these worksheets: Africa The Middle East China Egypt Greece Christianity Islam Geography Bundle

By willemmacau

Country Studies Bundle (Europe)

Country Studies Bundle (Europe)

Let's get to know Europe! This bundle includes six country studies with a great variety of activities and exercises about France, Germany, Spain, Italy, Greece and the United Kingdom. The materials have informative exercises about the things that these countries are famous for, such as the French Revolution, the British Empire, the Tour de France, Attractions, Bullfighting, Ancient Greece, the Roman Empire and many other things! Crosswords, word searches, puzzles and other kinds of activities are included to make it a fun and interesting class. The answers and answer sheets are included. You might also like these bundles: All units: 28 Country Studies Asian Country Studies North American Country Studies Top 10 Best-selling Country Studies Spanish Speaking Country Studies

By willemmacau