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KS2 Knowledge Organisers Big Bundle!

KS2 Knowledge Organisers Big Bundle!

These clear, detailed and visually-appealing knowledge organisers offer complete reference points for KS2 students learning or revising knowledge relating to each of the following topics: World War II; Ancient Egypt; The Solar System; Tudors and Stuarts; The Rainforest Each organiser contains a number of comprehensive sections explaining the key elements of the topic, timelines detailing key times and events, diagrams and images to visually aid understanding, and key facts to extend the learning of higher attaining students. The resources are designed to be printed onto A3, and are provided as both PDFs and Word documents (so that you can edit should you wish to). All images used are licensed for commercial use and are cited on a separate document (included).
TandLGuru
The French Revolution teaching booklet and lesson resources

The French Revolution teaching booklet and lesson resources

This is a 19 page teaching booklet for the French Revolution Unit of Work. The booklet includes a range of worksheets and activities, such as card sorts, the storming of the Bastille newspaper writing activitiy, source activities, decision-making tasks, worksheets and information sheets. The booklet includes enough material for 6 lessons and is aimed at Key Stage 3 (USA ages 11-14). The activities cover the key areas of the French Revolution, for example the causes, key events, interpretations and its impacts on human rights and modern day implications. The booklet can be taught as a sequence of lessons or the worksheets can simply be used for one off lessons or cover lessons. All activities are student-led and easy to follow. These resources take many hours to plan and create so reviews are very much appreciated.
planmylesson
GCSE History Revision Games

GCSE History Revision Games

This is a variety of revision games for history covering topics included in the GCSE exam. This can be a fun way for students to revise before the exam. All instructions are included.
14bensona
GCSE History - TELL ME ABOUT Games

GCSE History - TELL ME ABOUT Games

This is a bundle of TELL ME ABOUT games. All instructions are included in each resource. There is one for a variety of topics covered at GCSE. This can be a fun way for students to revise.
14bensona
TELL ME ABOUT - Medicine Through Time

TELL ME ABOUT - Medicine Through Time

Please use this mat as a revision game to play in groups in the classroom. This should be printed on A3 paper and laminated so that it can be re-used. This means that students can write their initials on their square instead of using counters. The way the game is played can be manipulated. However, the main instructions are as follows (also included on sheet): This is to be played in groups. Each student has a counter. They roll a dice and move that number of places. They then have to tell or explain to the others in their group about that topic. If they manage 15 seconds, they get 1 points. If they manage 25 seconds, they get 2 points. If they get 35 or more seconds, they get 3 points. Please use a great revision resource for group work. Please also leave any feedback for future revision resources and how to improve them.
14bensona
Various Junior Certificate History PowerPoints

Various Junior Certificate History PowerPoints

Four PowerPoints: Antisemitism & The Holocaust The Causes of the French Revolution The Industrial & Social Revolution The Plantations in Ireland Handy for students to have as notes for reference and revision. Can also be used for introducing and working through topics.
badbuzz88
The Plantations in Ireland - Junior Certificate History

The Plantations in Ireland - Junior Certificate History

This is a comprehensive PowerPoint presentation that covers the entire unit from the Laois-Offaly Plantation all the way to Cromwell in Ireland. All notes can be copied into students’ notebooks for later reference Notes are designed to specifically fit in with the Discovering History textbook (Patsy McCaughey) but can be used to guide the study of a unit using any text relevant to this area of the curriculum. Also included is a short Plantations themed crossword with key terms (answers attached for teacher reference).
badbuzz88
TELL ME ABOUT - Elizabethan England

TELL ME ABOUT - Elizabethan England

Please use this mat as a revision game to play in groups in the classroom. This should be printed on A3 paper and laminated so that it can be re-used. This means that students can write their initials on their square instead of using counters. The way the game is played can be manipulated. However, the main instructions are as follows (also included on sheet): This is to be played in groups. Each student has a counter. They roll a dice and move that number of places. They then have to tell or explain to the others in their group about that topic. If they manage 15 seconds, they get 1 points. If they manage 25 seconds, they get 2 points. If they get 35 or more seconds, they get 3 points. Please use a great revision resource for group work. Please also leave any feedback for future revision resources and how to improve them.
14bensona
HISTORY MYSTERY: Why did the Great Fire of London Spread so far and so fast?

HISTORY MYSTERY: Why did the Great Fire of London Spread so far and so fast?

This lesson asks the big question ‘why did the Great Fire of London Spread so far and so fast in 1666?’. Your students have to evaluate the evidence available to decide what they think was the biggest contributing factor. Students have to infer and reach a reasoned judgement based on the evidence at hand. This includes primary sources and secondary reports. The class works in pairs or groups to decide why the Great Fire of London was able to spread so far in such a short space of time. They assess the evidence to decide whether the main reason was: -Human mistakes, -Weather conditions -Housing -Firefighting equipment. The evidence is not given to them all at once, instead the teacher drip feeds it throughout the lesson. This is in a bid to challenge preconceived ideas and see if pupils will change their minds when faced with new data or sources. The lesson also works well as a station activity with the children moving around the room to gather information. The last task is to write an extended piece (like a DBQ) explaining what the different factors were and what they believe was the biggest contributing factor to the fire spreading in this way. The lesson fits with the common core requirement for students to analyse, evaluate and consider causation. It is designed for the UK National Curriculum and I have kept in the level descriptors as these may help you with grading your students as they are skill descriptors: ie: identify, then describe then explain then evaluate at the top end of ability. But if not they can be easily deleted from the slides. The zip file contains: fully animated powerpoint Clues from the scene worksheet Answer worksheet 9 minute clip from Charles II: Power and the Passion Full lesson plan description My classes have had great fun with this lesson. It can stand alone or be used a a project, for example on Stuart housing. I hope you find this useful and enjoyable. If you do, please check out my other enquiry lessons like this on various topics and I even have a growing bundle of them in my store. TERMS OF USE: This download (free or purchased) is for your own personal use in your classroom or your home. Please do not share my resources with others unless given explicit consent by me. Please direct them to my store instead. You may not share this download. You may not alter any item in this download, resell and claim as your own work. Similarly, you may not sell or share these resources with anyone and you may not use the contents of this download to create anything for commercial purposes or other commercial products. If you are an education board or school and would like to use my resources district wide, please contact me about licensing. © A. Hughes (MsHughesTeaches), 2014 All right
PerfidiaBlackheart
Britain in 1509: Source Interpretation

Britain in 1509: Source Interpretation

Included is two documents: the first a series of source interpretation and analysis tasks and the second (leading on from this) is an analysis in greater detail. These are as part of a first lesson on a new subject introducing the Tudor era of British History for a KS3 year7 mixed ability group. Some of the work included has been adapted from other sources and lessons I have used over previous years and is not all my own work. Use, edit and enjoy!
JGrazier
Puritans and Catholicism in England  .

Puritans and Catholicism in England .

The resource is made for KS3. It explains the roles of John Winthrop and Pym as puritans. The resource explains the meaning of puritanism and the ways puritans tried to change catholic doctrines. It is prepared for History Class,
geo_pal2000
Poor Law and its importance in  Britain.

Poor Law and its importance in Britain.

The source explains poor law in Britain during the reign of Queen Elizabeth 1. The resource explains reasons why the poor law was made and its importance at the period. Prepared for History KS3.
geo_pal2000
First Thanksgiving: Escape Room - Social Studies

First Thanksgiving: Escape Room - Social Studies

This breakout escape room is a fun way for students to test their knowledge with the first Thanksgiving. Contents: ♦ Teacher Instructions with Usage Guide and FAQ ♦ 20 Multiple Choice Questions ♦ 5 Decoders for each of the 5 Levels ♦ Student Recording Sheet and Teacher Answer Key ♦ Link to an optional, but recommended, digital breakout room
ScienceSpot
History Club - All in 1 - 20 sessions.

History Club - All in 1 - 20 sessions.

Perfect for History Club sessions – or active and creative lessons - at primary or secondary level. Includes information and video about the topics and a fun practical activity (which can often take more than one session to complete). All sessions include a weekly advertising poster for display boards, websites and screens around the school. Also included is a loyalty card for students to claim rewards after attending enough lessons. Designed by Wolsey Academy and tried and tested with secondary students in the UK. Topics are as follows: Ancient Egypt – Drama Production Battle of Trafalgar 1805 – Arts and Craft. Guy Fawkes, 1605 – Gunpowder Hunt. Charles Lindbergh, 1927 – Design & Fly a Plane. Pirates – Make a Movie. Thanksgiving – Fancy Dress and Card Design Benjamin Franklin – Make and fly a Kite. Tudor Christmas – Card Making. Battle of Atlantic – Code Breaking Game Medieval Coat of Arms – Research and Heraldry Making. Brunel – Bridge Building Darwin –Voyage of the Beagle, Art Competition. D-Day – Landing Craft Construction and Testing World Cup History – Kit Designs Battle of Quebec – Crane Construction Angkor Wat – Sunrise Drawings Historical Fashion – Clothing Designs Henry Ford – Assembly Line Competition Roman Army – Shield Design and Battle Tactics Role Play Local History: Ipswich Town Football Club – Badge Design. See them all at www.wolseyacademy.com
WolseyAcademy
Tudor Christmas - Card Design - Wolsey Academy - History Club 8

Tudor Christmas - Card Design - Wolsey Academy - History Club 8

Perfect for History Club sessions – or active and creative lessons - at primary or secondary level. Includes information and video about the topics and a fun practical activity (which can often take more than one session to complete). All sessions include a weekly advertising poster for display boards, websites and screens around the school. Also included is a loyalty card for students to claim rewards after attending enough lessons. Designed by Wolsey Academy and tried and tested with secondary students in the UK. Topics are as follows: Ancient Egypt – Drama Production Battle of Trafalgar 1805 – Arts and Craft. Guy Fawkes, 1605 – Gunpowder Hunt. Charles Lindbergh, 1927 – Design & Fly a Plane. Pirates – Make a Movie. Thanksgiving – Fancy Dress and Card Design Benjamin Franklin – Make and fly a Kite. Tudor Christmas – Card Making. Battle of Atlantic – Code Breaking Game Medieval Coat of Arms – Research and Heraldry Making. Brunel – Bridge Building Darwin –Voyage of the Beagle, Art Competition. D-Day – Landing Craft Construction and Testing World Cup History – Kit Designs Battle of Quebec – Crane Construction Angkor Wat – Sunrise Drawings Historical Fashion – Clothing Designs Henry Ford – Assembly Line Competition Roman Army – Shield Design and Battle Tactics Role Play Local History: Ipswich Town Football Club – Badge Design.
WolseyAcademy
What was the Reformation?

What was the Reformation?

An introduction to the Reformation. This lesson is designed for year 7s and builds in important historical skills for use in later study. This is useful as a springboard onto the Reformation in England i.e. the King’s Great Matter.
MrHistories
The execution of Charles I

The execution of Charles I

This lesson is based on the Renaissance, Revolution and Reformation KS3 textbooks. The lesson includes a range of activities including creating a letter and making a written judgement on how justified the execution of Charles I was. The PPT also contains success criteria to help guide the students and differentiation (red=least challenging up to green=most challenging). A worksheet is included containing statements for and against Charles deserving to be executed which can be categorised. Please feel free to ask any questions :)
Dani0704
Gunpowder Plot

Gunpowder Plot

This lesson is based on the Renaissance, Revolution and Reformation KS3 textbooks and the Historyonics documentary on the Gunpowder Plot (available on YouTube-please check it is still there before purchasing!) The lesson includes a range of activities involving source analysis and using this to form a written judgement as well as making notes in a directed way from the documentary. The PPT also contains success criteria to help guide the students and differentiation (red=least challenging up to green=most challenging). Please feel free to ask any questions :)
Dani0704
The English Reformation-Was it a 'revolution'?

The English Reformation-Was it a 'revolution'?

This lesson does NOT require the use of any accompanying textbooks. All of the resources needed are included. The lesson encourages the students to investigate the Henrician Reformation and is aimed at developing their categorisation and explanation skills. The lesson includes a range of activities including a link to a short video clip (not produced by myself) and a written judgement. There is an engaging starter and clear modelling. Please feel free to ask any questions :)
Dani0704
What was Tudor theatre like and why was Shakespeare significant (2 LESSONS WORTH)

What was Tudor theatre like and why was Shakespeare significant (2 LESSONS WORTH)

This PPT is based on the Renaissance, Revolution and Reformation KS3 textbooks. There is enough content here for two lessons. The lessons includes a range of activities including mind-map and creating a diary entry. It encourages the students to come up with their own success critieria to engage with their learning on a higher level. The PPT also contains differentiation (green=least challenging up to red=most challenging). Please feel free to ask any questions :)
Dani0704
Why was Leonardo Da Vinci significant? (nice intro to Renaissance)

Why was Leonardo Da Vinci significant? (nice intro to Renaissance)

This lesson is based on the Renaissance, Revolution and Reformation KS3 textbooks. The lesson includes a range of activities including making an obituary for Da Vinci. The PPT also contains success criteria to help guide the students and differentiation (red=least challenging up to green=most challenging). Please feel free to ask any questions :)
Dani0704
Tudor Schools

Tudor Schools

This lesson is based on the Renaissance, Revolution and Reformation KS3 textbooks. The lessons include a range of activities including categorising, debating and developing their comparison skills. The PPT also contains success criteria to help guide the students and differentiation (red=least challenging up to green=most challenging). Please feel free to ask any questions :)
Dani0704
Life in Tudor England

Life in Tudor England

This lesson is based on the Renaissance, Revolution and Reformation KS3 textbooks. The lessons include a range of activities including hot-seating and explaining different roles in society. The PPT also contains success criteria to help guide the students and differentiation (red=least challenging up to green=most challenging). Modelling is included. Please feel free to ask any questions :)
Dani0704
What was Britain like in 1485? (intro to Tudor period-2 FULL LESSONS!)

What was Britain like in 1485? (intro to Tudor period-2 FULL LESSONS!)

This lesson is based on the Renaissance, Revolution and Reformation KS3 textbooks. The lessons include a range of activities involving source analysis and using this to form a written judgement. The PPT also contains success criteria to help guide the students and differentiation (red=least challenging up to green=most challenging). The first row of the table has been modelled and sentence starters have been provided for the judgement. Please feel free to ask any questions :)
Dani0704
9-1 British Medicine: Renaissance Care and Hospitals

9-1 British Medicine: Renaissance Care and Hospitals

uitGCSE British Medicine Through Time New 2016 Specification Grades 9-1 Can be used for AQA, Edexcel, OCR or iGCSE exam boards. Revision/summary sheet covering the change and continuity in hospitals, care and healers in the Renaissance period Part of medieval 1500-1750 Renaissance Medicine topic. Please see my other lessons & resources Feedback welcome!
MrThorntonTeach
9-1 British Medicine: Renaissance The Scientific Revolution Revision Sheet

9-1 British Medicine: Renaissance The Scientific Revolution Revision Sheet

GCSE British Medicine Through Time New 2016 Specification Grades 9-1 Can be used for AQA, Edexcel, OCR or iGCSE exam boards. Revision/summary sheet covering the Scientific Revolution in the Renaissance, focussing on The Royal Society and it’s importance/impact/limitations alongside discussion of Thomas Sydenham. Part of medieval 1500-1750 Renaissance Medicine topic. Please see my other lessons & resources Feedback welcome!
MrThorntonTeach
Tudor/Elizabeth I Entertainment

Tudor/Elizabeth I Entertainment

Whole lesson aimed at KS3 exploring Elizabethan/Tudor entertainment. Pupils examine an image of bear baiting and infer what they think is happening they read a source and add to/alter their description they self assess it they explore other types of entertainment finally they apply their knowledge by creating a poster for a spectator-fest in their Tudor village WALT: Explore methods of entertainment available in Elizabethan England. Level 3: Infer what you can learn from a source. Level 4: Describe types of entertainment available in Tudor England. Level 5: Explain why these sports were dangerous. Level 6: Evaluate which sport was most popular and compare why you think this is the case.
ellie_ryl
Early Elizabethan England Revision Bundle inc. Mock (Edexcel 9-1)

Early Elizabethan England Revision Bundle inc. Mock (Edexcel 9-1)

This revision bundle covers the content required to revise Paper Two of Early Elizabethan England (Edexcel 9-1). Sessions included in this bundle: Key people (Elizabeth, Walsingham, Mary QoS) Life and problems (poverty, education, entertainment) Plots against Elizabeth (Ridolfi, Babington, Throckmorton, Northern Earls, Armada) Exploration (Drake and Raleigh with exam practice) Full mock also included
ellie_ryl
GCSE 9-1: British Medicine Through Time 2 Page History

GCSE 9-1: British Medicine Through Time 2 Page History

9-1 GCSE British Medicine Through Time 1250-200 Summary of the basic content for whole of the Medicine unit in four sections Medieval Medicine Renaissance Medicine Industrial Medicine Modern Medicine Simple and easy to use for students, colour coded per theme Tailored for Edexcel, but can be used for AQA, OCR, WJEC, iGCSE Does not include the WW1 British Sector Medicine depth study. Please see my other lessons and resources Feedback welcome @mrthorntonteach
MrThorntonTeach
Stuarts themed topic homework menu

Stuarts themed topic homework menu

I set this homework to support my Stuarts topic in school. It contains a range of activities, including maths and literacy links. Some of the activities are linked to The Great Fire of London, The Plague and the restoration of the monarchy.
Emmaclark2711
Native Americans

Native Americans

The resource is made for IGCSE students . It is made for History class.It explains the origin , culture and belief system of the Native Americans.It explains how they live and their economic and social systems.
geo_pal2000
6 KS2 CLASS ASSEMBLIES

6 KS2 CLASS ASSEMBLIES

6 GREAT KS2 CLASS ASSEMBLIES! ALL TRIED AND TESTED … INCLUDING: DILEMMAS THE PLAGUE + GREAT FIRE IRON MAN TEETH AND HEALTHY EATING 7 CONTINENTS FANTASTIC MR FOX
Lresources4teachers