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Concentrating on Edexcel new curriculum on the following topics: (i) Henry VIII and his ministers (ii) Medicine in Britain, 1250 - Present (iii) The British Sector of the Western Front (iv) Superpower relations and the Cold War (v) Weimar and Nazi Germany (vi) British America, 1713-1783: Empire and Revolution Edexcel Politics: (i) UK Politics (ii) Core Ideologies and nationalism (iii) UK Government (iv) Global Politics

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Concentrating on Edexcel new curriculum on the following topics: (i) Henry VIII and his ministers (ii) Medicine in Britain, 1250 - Present (iii) The British Sector of the Western Front (iv) Superpower relations and the Cold War (v) Weimar and Nazi Germany (vi) British America, 1713-1783: Empire and Revolution Edexcel Politics: (i) UK Politics (ii) Core Ideologies and nationalism (iii) UK Government (iv) Global Politics
The Schlieffen Plan
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The Schlieffen Plan

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Detailed lesson that explains the purpose of the Schlieffen Plan and reasons for its failure. Also includes a lesson that gets students to produce an extended piece of writing on the reasons for the failure of the Schlieffen plan through assessing a model answer and rewriting one of their own.
The Crusades
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The Crusades

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Complete bundle including: Workbook with crib sheets linked to a series of YouTube videos on the First Crusade 10 lessons that detail the rise of the Islamic religion through to the Third Crusade Dozens of colorful worksheets and accompanying PPTs that guide teachers and students through the lessons Numerous GCSE exam-style questions suitable for Key Stage 3 students An end of term assessment Grade boundaries that allow for a Level 5- Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions, queries or comments.
Changes in medicine: 1. Lack of progress by 1848
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Changes in medicine: 1. Lack of progress by 1848

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Changes in medicine: c.1848-c.1948 All lessons are fully resourced and mapped to match exactly with the contents of the official Edexcel IGCSE textbook and specification. Each lesson is accompanied by a YouTube video that explains the topic that is the focus of the lesson. The Knowledge House lessons contain student-friendly requiring students to categorise, assess significance, sort events chronologically, comprehension, solving keyword anagrams, video-related exercises and other engaging tasks that improve students’ knowledge and understanding of second order concepts. There are extension tasks on each resources, including, but not limited to, Edexcel IGCSE exam questions. There are no content-heavy PPTs that encourage regurgitation and rote memorisation. Rather, our focus is on resources created with the learner in mind. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions or queries. Thank you.
Origins of World War One - 7. The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
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Origins of World War One - 7. The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand

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Lesson 7 of 8 in a series of lessons that links to the origins of the First World War. This lesson examines the assassination of the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne, Archduke Franz Ferdinand. . Students will examine: a video on the assassination causes events and consequences of the assassination comprehension questions an examination of the way Gavrilo Princip is remembered in history. This is part of a series of lessons that aims to encompass the new 9-1 GCSE and IGCSE skills into Key Stage 3. Lessons are colourful and engaging, include differentiated tasks using a range of methods, such as: matching keywords how to answer questions/structure card-sort chronological tasks videos and crib sheets arranging by significance comprehension and questions If you have any questions or queries please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk
USA, 1918-41 - 2.2 The Palmer Raids and the Red Scare
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USA, 1918-41 - 2.2 The Palmer Raids and the Red Scare

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Part of a series of lessons linked to the Edexcel IGCSE curriculum for: The USA, 1918-41 All lessons are fully resourced and mapped to match exactly with the contents of the official Edexcel IGCSE textbook and specification. Each lesson is accompanied by a YouTube video that explains the topic that is the focus of the lesson. The Knowledge House lessons contain student-friendly requiring students to categorise, assess significance, sort events chronologically, comprehension, solving keyword anagrams, video-related exercises and other engaging tasks that improve students’ knowledge and understanding of second order concepts. There are extension tasks on each resources, including, but not limited to, Edexcel IGCSE exam questions. There are no content-heavy PPTs that encourage regurgitation and rote memorisation. Rather, our focus is on resources created with the learner in mind. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions or queries. Thank you.
World War I - 1. The alliance system
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World War I - 1. The alliance system

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The origins and course of the First World War, 1905-1918 All lessons are fully resourced and mapped to match exactly with the contents of the official Edexcel IGCSE textbook and specification. Each lesson is accompanied by a YouTube video that explains the topic that is the focus of the lesson. The Knowledge House lessons contain student-friendly requiring students to categorise, assess significance, sort events chronologically, comprehension, solving keyword anagrams, video-related exercises and other engaging tasks that improve students’ knowledge and understanding of second order concepts. There are extension tasks on each resources, including, but not limited to, Edexcel IGCSE exam questions. There are no content-heavy PPTs that encourage regurgitation and rote memorisation. Rather, our focus is on resources created with the learner in mind. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions or queries. Thank you.
Component 1: UK Politics - Voter behaviour and the media - Opinion polls and the media
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Component 1: UK Politics - Voter behaviour and the media - Opinion polls and the media

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Lesson linked to the role opinion polls and the media play inn British politics. This lesson is specifically planned to link to the content requirements of the new Edexcel A-level politics specification. There are numerous worksheets to allow students the opportunity to explore the role of the media and opinion polls in UK politics. There is also an exam question on voting behaviour. We hope you enjoyed this resource. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions or queries. Thank you.
Component 2: UK Government - optional political ideology - nationalism
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Component 2: UK Government - optional political ideology - nationalism

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Links to both Edexcel and AQA specification - Component 2: UK Government and Optional Political Ideas Complete pack that looks at the role of nationalism as a political ideology. This is a detailed lesson pack that examines: -history of nationalism -core values of nationalism -different strands of nationalism -tensions within nationalism. This is planned using both the Hodder and Edexcel textbooks. However, neither textbook is necessary for these tasks. Engaging, instructive and student-led resources that gives a comprehensive understanding of nationalism. Email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk with any questions, queries or comments. Thank you.
Edexcel IGCSE - A divided union: civil rights in the USA, 1945-74
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Edexcel IGCSE - A divided union: civil rights in the USA, 1945-74

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Complete set of lessons linked to Edexcel IGCSE History: A divided union: civil rights in the USA, 1945-74. Full contents included: 1.1 The US political system 1.2 Reasons for the Red Scare: The Cold War 1.3 Reasons for the Red Scare: events at home 1.4 McCarthy and the Red Scare 2.1 Segregation and discrimination 2.2 Brown v Topeka and Emmett Till 2.3 Montgomery Bus Boycott 2.4 1957 Civil Rights Act 2.5 School desegregation - Little Rock Nine 3.1 Protests 1960-63 3.2 Protests 1963-65 3.3 Civil rights legislation 3.4 Protests 1966-74 4.1 Student protests and Vietnam 4.2 The women’s movement 5.1 The Watergate Scandal - causes and features 5.2 The impact of Watergate All lessons are fully resourced and mapped to match exactly with the contents of the official Edexcel IGCSE textbook and specification. The Knowledge House lessons contain student-friendly requiring students to categorise, assess significance, sort events chronologically, comprehension, solving keyword anagrams, video-related exercises and other engaging tasks that improve students’ knowledge and understanding of second order concepts. There are extension tasks on each resources, including, but not limited to, Edexcel IGCSE exam questions. There are no content-heavy PPTs that encourage regurgitation and rote memorisation. Rather, our focus is on resources created with the learner in mind. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions or queries. Thank you
CIE China and Japan, 1912-45 - 6. Northern Expedition
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CIE China and Japan, 1912-45 - 6. Northern Expedition

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Lesson 6/16 linking to the new Cambridge specification: Cambridge International AS and A Level History (9489): International History: China and Japan 1912-45 Each lesson is carefully planned to meet the exacting standards of the new CIE curriculum. Changes from (9389) specification are incorporated. Our resources are fully differentiated and come with engaging, student-led activities with source material, interpretations and exam questions. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions, queries or comments. Thank you.
CIE China and Japan, 1912-45 - 4. May the Fourth Movement
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CIE China and Japan, 1912-45 - 4. May the Fourth Movement

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Lesson 4/16 linking to the new Cambridge specification: Cambridge International AS and A Level History (9489): International History: China and Japan 1912-45 Each lesson is carefully planned to meet the exacting standards of the new CIE curriculum. Changes from (9389) specification are incorporated. Our resources are fully differentiated and come with engaging, student-led activities with source material, interpretations and exam questions. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions, queries or comments. Thank you.
CIE China and Japan, 1912-45 - 5. Growth of the KMT
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CIE China and Japan, 1912-45 - 5. Growth of the KMT

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Lesson 5/16 linking to the new Cambridge specification: Cambridge International AS and A Level History (9489): International History: China and Japan 1912-45 Each lesson is carefully planned to meet the exacting standards of the new CIE curriculum. Changes from (9389) specification are incorporated. Our resources are fully differentiated and come with engaging, student-led activities with source material, interpretations and exam questions. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions, queries or comments. Thank you.
Component 2: UK Government - PM and the executive
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Component 2: UK Government - PM and the executive

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Detailed series of lessons that examines the role of the PM and the executive in the UK Government. Lessons are planned to meet the exacting criteria of the new Edexcel specification. There are a series of crib sheets linked to the BBC documentary on the 2010 coalition. This bundle includes over 15 student-led worksheets and accompanying PPTs to guide students and teachers through those sheets that encourage independent learning and ensures that all students can access the material while including extension tasks to stretch those students who are aiming for an A*. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions or queries.
Weimar and Nazi Germany: 4.4 The persecution of minorities
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Weimar and Nazi Germany: 4.4 The persecution of minorities

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Either new Edexcel or Hodder textbook necessary for some of these activities. Extensive PPT and activities that links to Chapter 4.4 of the new Edexcel GCSE 9-1 textbook, looking at Nazi persecution of minorities. Lessons on this topic are newly planned to meet the exacting standards of the new specification; they are not recycled lessons from previous years. Encourages independent work and includes engaging resources to bring the topic to life for students.
Component 1: UK Politics - Political Parties
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Component 1: UK Politics - Political Parties

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Complete set of lessons that details political parties in the UK. There are three PPTs that look at: 1. Principles of political parties 2. Established political parties 3. Minor parties, consensual/adversarial politics and parties in context Links exactly to the new specification with up-to-date political examples for students to follow. Please email markfoley1983@hotmail.com if you have any questions or queries regarding the content of these resources.
Component 3: Global Politics - Chapter 8 - Regionalism
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Component 3: Global Politics - Chapter 8 - Regionalism

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Comprehensive and engaging lesson that links to Chapter 8 of the Edexcel specification on Global Politics. This lesson covers in detail the growth in regionalism following the second world war. There are lessons on (i) An introduction to regionalism, where students are introduced to the concept and the key words that will arise; (ii) Other regional organisations, with detailed case studies on the Arab League, ASEAN, the African Union and NAFTA; (iii) An indepth examination of the European Union, its history, aims, institutions and impact on sovereignty. The bundle comprises over 20 worksheets, with an accompanying PPT that instructs students on the order the worksheets are to be completed. Lessons are carefully planned so each task builds upon the next, giving a thorough understanding by the end of the lesson. Please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk if you have any questions or queries. Thank you.
Elizabeth I's Religious Settlement
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Elizabeth I's Religious Settlement

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Lesson 8 of 12 that links to the English Reformation, beginning with Martin Luther and documenting the changes under the various Tudor monarchs. This lesson examines the Elizabethan religious settlement. Students will look in detail at: The situation upon Elizabeth’s accession The Act of Uniformity The Act of Supremacy There are four exam questions linked to: Question 3 on Paper 1: ‘Explain one way…’ Question 1 on Paper 1 - Describe two features Question 4a on Paper 2 - Describe two feature Question 1 on Paper 3 - Inference questions. This is part of a series of lessons that aims to encompass the new 9-1 GCSE skills into Key Stage 3. Lessons are colourful and engaging and match the content of the new Exploring History textbook from Pearson, although the textbook is not necessary for any of the tasks. If you have any questions or queries please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk.
Crusades - 1. Golden Age of Islam
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Crusades - 1. Golden Age of Islam

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Lesson 1 of 10 in a series of lessons that examine the Crusades, from the rise of Islam to the Third Crusade. This lesson examines the Golden Age Of Islam. Students will examine: keywords maps of the spread of Islam factors accounting for the Golden Age 4-mark inference question In addition, each video comes with a recommended YouTube video unique to this lesson. The video can be seen on the lesson landing page before purchasing. This is part of a series of lessons that aims to encompass the new 9-1 GCSE skills into Key Stage 3. Lessons are colourful and engaging and match the content of the new Exploring History textbook from Pearson, although the textbook is not necessary for any of the tasks. If you have any questions or queries please email info@theknowledgehouse.co.uk.
The First Crusade
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The First Crusade

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Detailed series of crib sheets linked to a collection of online videos documenting the First Crusade. These videos could be used in conjunction with the following series of lessons on the crusades: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/the-crusades-12319610 There are six videos in total (links to the videos are given on top of each crib sheet - this will take the user straight to the relevant video on YouTube): The Peoples Crusade Peter the Hermit A good crusade? Men of Iron Siege of Antioch On to Jerusalem Each video has a list of 7-9 questions in chronological order.