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Bonfire/Guy Fawkes Night

Bonfire/Guy Fawkes Night

A simple PowerPoint presentation outlining what Bonfire Night is, the history behind it and Guy Fawkes and how we celebrate it today. Perfect to look at around the time of Bonfire Night. Includes links within the PowerPoint to a Horrible Histories video on YouTube relating to the topic.
HollywoodR95
Comedy - Jesters

Comedy - Jesters

Written for a low ability Year 8 group and worked really well. A week's worth of lessons (4), looking at early comedy in the form of courtroom jesters. Associated sheets and resources also included. Activities include 'a day in the life', designing your own jester, and creating a job advertisement.
QTPie
Eduqas GCSE History- The Elizabethan Age WALKING TALKING MOCK & OTHER MOCK PAPER

Eduqas GCSE History- The Elizabethan Age WALKING TALKING MOCK & OTHER MOCK PAPER

Show your students how to answer the Elizabethan age paper with a Pixl idea - Walking Talking mock. Using the questions from the Hodder textbook this mock walks students through the exam process and includes structured paragraph starters for each question. Includes: Walking talking mock with sentence starters and mark scheme Walking talking mock blank with no sentence starters Another mock paper with different questions with no sentence starters
Histaldy
Louisiana Purchase Word Wall Cards

Louisiana Purchase Word Wall Cards

These word wall cards are a great way for students to improve their knowledge of the Louisiana Purchase. This product contains 8 cards with definitions and images for each term: ♦ James Monroe ♦ Lewis and Clark ♦ Louisiana Purchase ♦ Louis XIV ♦ Napoleon Bonaparte ♦ Sacagawea ♦ Thomas Jefferson ♦ Zebulon Pike
ScienceSpot
Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, L5: Law Enforcement and Bloody Code

Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, L5: Law Enforcement and Bloody Code

Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, 1000 to present - Topic 2: Crime and Punishment in Early Modern England, 1500-1700 - Lesson 5 - Law Enforcement and the Bloody Code This is the fifth of five lessons in this topic, including... - In depth examination of how effective law enforcement was - trials and policing - Analysis of the introduction and use of the 'Bloody Code' , as well as other punishments - Exam skills and practice exam questions The lesson is full of reading, discussion opportunities, hyperlinked videos and a number of different activities for students to complete throughout the lesson.
MrTHistory
Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, Lesson 4: Witches

Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, Lesson 4: Witches

Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, 1000 to present - Topic 2: Crime and Punishment in Early Modern England, 1500-1700 - Lesson 4 - Witches This is the fourth of five lessons in this topic, including... - 'Do Now' Starter - Analysis of attitudes toward witches and why people were accused - Examination of why witchcraft was viewed more seriously and therefore punished more harshly. - Case Study investigation of Matthew Hopkins and the trials that took place - Plenary and Homework The lesson is full of reading, discussion opportunities, hyperlinked videos and a number of different activities for students to complete throughout the lesson.
MrTHistory
Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, Lesson 3: Vagabonds

Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, Lesson 3: Vagabonds

Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, 1000 to present - Topic 2: Crime and Punishment in Early Modern England, 1500-1700 - Lesson 3 - Vagabonds This is the third of five lessons in this topic, including... - 'Do Now' Starter - Analysis of who vagabonds were, why people became vagabonds and the main reasons people feared vagabonds - Examination of how the government treated vagabonds - In depth source analysis activity, requiring students to decide the real threat vagabonds posed to society - Plenary and Homework The lesson is full of reading, discussion opportunities and a number of different activities for students to complete throughout the lesson.
MrTHistory
Google Tour Builder - Explore Architectural Landmarks in Philadelphia

Google Tour Builder - Explore Architectural Landmarks in Philadelphia

Create your own tour of the architectural landmarks in Philadelphia! Students learn more about famous structures and landmarks in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and the individuals who created them as they research and then create a tour using Google Tour Builder to showcase their information along with pictures, videos and maps. Included with the lesson are student expectations, grading rubric and a tutorial for Google Tour Builder (a free, Web 2.0 tool that does not require download). For classrooms with limited technology, this lesson can be completed with students working in pairs or small groups. The completed presentations can be shared with the rest of the class if the teacher chooses. This is a great activity for a social studies or history class, or for a technology class. This lesson was designed for middle school (grades 6-8) but could be used in upper elementary grades or high school as well. Files included: • Teacher & Student Resources • Student Instructions, Expectations and Grading Rubric • Google Tour Builder Getting Started Tutorial
innovationsintechnology
MEDICINE BINGO

MEDICINE BINGO

Good activity for revision Read the questions out and give the students the black and white bingo board
RachelRMA