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Migrant Crisis - Interview with a Migrant about his Journey from Eritrea

Migrant Crisis - Interview with a Migrant about his Journey from Eritrea

Suitable for KS2/3/4 Interview with a Migrant from Eritrea about his journey, lasts for seven minutes and provides a first hand account of the journey undertaken by tens of thousands before they are rescued. I have decided to make a charge to download the video with all monies to be given back to the charities that choose to save lives at sea. Please do not share for free, but encourage others to download as well - Thank You
TheAccidentalRescuer
KS1 Christmas RE Unit - 4 lessons

KS1 Christmas RE Unit - 4 lessons

This is a pack of four RE plans, perfect for using during the Christmas season. The lessons are aimed at KS1 and are all highly interactive, using a range of enjoyable activities to teach the Christmas story and its messages. The themes that are covered include trust, journeys, gifts and similarities and differences. Each lesson includes a detailed plan with learning objectives, as well as a PowerPoint presentation telling the story. The Christmas story is split into the following lessons: Angel Gabriel visits Mary The birth of Christ The shepherds visit Jesus The Wise Men visit Jesus
blossomingminds
KS1 Christmas RE lesson - The birth of Jesus

KS1 Christmas RE lesson - The birth of Jesus

This is a plan for a lesson about the birth of Jesus, with a focus on the journey to Bethlehem. It is suitable for using with Key Stage 1. The plan includes a starter, a drama activity, a written activity and a plenary. There is a PowerPoint presentation of the story to use. The lesson could be used individually or as part of a Christmas RE unit. (The PowerPoint is also available without the lesson plan for £3 on Blossoming Minds' shop.)
blossomingminds
Holocaust Memorial Day Assembly for Secondary Schools

Holocaust Memorial Day Assembly for Secondary Schools

This assembly for secondary age students gives an overview of Holocaust Memorial Day, what we commemorate on this day, and tells the story of Henry Wermuth - a survivor of the Holocaust. The assembly offers many ways to include students in the assembly, through drama, poetry or song, or it can be delivered entirely by a teacher. It is adaptable for different age groups or suitable for a whole school assembly.
HolocaustMemorialDayTrust
Discrimination - yesterday and today KS3, 4 & 5

Discrimination - yesterday and today KS3, 4 & 5

This resource has been created for Holocaust Memorial Day, in partnership with Stand Up! Education Against Discrimination. It is aimed at secondary age students, and can be used in Citizenship, RE, History, English, or as part of your Holocaust Memorial Day school activities. It explores issues of discrimination and persecution in Nazi-occupied Europe, during the Holocaust, and the Genocide in Rwanda. Students will analyse examples of propaganda and discuss how propaganda works. It provides opportunities to discuss prejudice today, including antisemitism, anti-Muslim hatred and online abuse. It provides guidance on what to do if you are a victim of or witness to hatred and prejudice.
HolocaustMemorialDayTrust
Holocaust Memorial Day Lesson Plan KS3 & 4

Holocaust Memorial Day Lesson Plan KS3 & 4

This is a flexible lesson plan aimed at Key Stage 3 and 4 learners and can be delivered in one hour. Students will learn about the of the Holocaust, the Kindertransport and the Genocide in Bosnia by reading real life stories of people affected by these events. Students can take part in the national postcard project for Holocaust Memorial Day by writing to one or both of these people and receiving a response. This lesson is differentiated throughout for different ages and abilities. This lesson is suitable for use in: History English RE Citizenship SMSC
HolocaustMemorialDayTrust
Holocaust Memorial Day Lesson Plan KS2

Holocaust Memorial Day Lesson Plan KS2

This is a flexible lesson plan aimed at Key Stage 2 learners (age 7-11), with different elements for you to choose from and deliver together as one lesson, or revisit over two sessions. This lesson plan works alongside a PowerPoint presentation. This lesson allows students to practice reading, writing and comprehension, as well as being introduced to the history of the Holocaust through the true story of Renie Inow, who came to the UK as a child refugee on the Kindertransport. Students can take part in a national postcard writing project by writing to Renie and receiving a message in response. This lesson is differentiated throughout for different abilities.
HolocaustMemorialDayTrust
How do we View Migrants? - Intro to Migration/Critical Thinking Skills

How do we View Migrants? - Intro to Migration/Critical Thinking Skills

A lesson I used as an introductory lesson about migration and the different types of migrant and as a way of highlighting biases present in the media and our individual world view. Best used with new groups of students of any year 7-11 as most of the tasks are reflective and discussion based and involve random pairings and a main carousel activity. Very engaging and easy to manage lesson. Could definitely be used in a Tutor time/Citzenship lesson also and possibly for English to alert students to journalistic bias and to help them read texts more critically.
sheppard2011
Texas Cares - Hurricane Harvey and its Consequences + Refection - FREE Mini Unit

Texas Cares - Hurricane Harvey and its Consequences + Refection - FREE Mini Unit

Texas Cares is a free mini unit that I´m offering in order to work and deal with Hurricane Harvey which is causing a natural disaster. In this mini unit you will find : * 1 poster to color (Texas Cares) * 1 informational sheet related to hurricanes and Hurricane Harvey. The short paragraphs stick to the point and help the students to have a general idea and provide the teacher a chance to disscuss and deal with the topic. * 1 writing sheet: what can I do to help Texas? * 1 sheet to Write words that students can express to a Texan person who is suffering from Hurricane Harvey. * 1 sheet to draw the sequence of a hurricane: before, while and after. * 1 foldable activity If you like this set, you can share this link to your collegues!!! Your feedback will be really appreciated!
hernigian