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World War I- Major Battles Webquest

World War I- Major Battles Webquest

World War I- Major Battles Webquest asks students various questions about major Battles during World War I- asking students to pay particular attention to who fought vs. whom, where, important facts/ events, outcome, number of deaths/ destruction, and more- and to map the battles the Battles are: Marne Verdun Somme Passchendaele/ Ypres Christmas Truce Battle of Tannenberg Gallipoli Jutland St. Mihiel Chatteau Thierry Overall number of deaths and outcomes and theories
Linni0011
Comedy - Charlie Chaplin

Comedy - Charlie Chaplin

A week's worth of lessons (4) on silent movies, with a focus on Charlie Chaplin. Includes a full PowerPoint presentation, a sequencing activity, an activity requiring students to read facial expressions, and a comprehension activity.
QTPie
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
BBC Vikings documentary worksheet

BBC Vikings documentary worksheet

This worksheet accompanies the 2012 BBC documentary resented by Neil Oliver, Vikings Episode 1. The documentary focuses on building an understanding of the proto-Viking peoples of Scandinavia through an examination of archaeological evidence. It is designed for students of the NSW History K-10 Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum. Stage 4 Depth Study 4: The Western and Islamic World The Vikings
WayneWoods
Holiday Warmups Part 1: Halloween, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

Holiday Warmups Part 1: Halloween, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

An engaging PowerPoint to use for warmups around the different holidays during fall semester. Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas each have two warmup options. Veterans Day includes an activity that is easy to expand into two warmups if desired. The warmups include a variety of activities and are filled with interesting facts such as: the worlds largest giant pumpkin (over 2,600 lbs), inscriptions on famous tombstones, how many presidents were veterans, what really happened that first Thanksgiving, the many things Batman and Santa Claus have in common, and what Hitler had to say about the Christmas Truce of 1914. Flexible and easy to adjust for time! 18 total slides plus two optional handouts to make your life easier. Grab Part 1 in time for the holidays this year and check back soon for part two!
jenna_mackay
Indian Wars powerpoint Texas History 7th grade

Indian Wars powerpoint Texas History 7th grade

A 9-slide PowerPoint presentation about the Indian Wars in Texas. Includes musical lyrics to music about these events (Cherokee Nation by Blackfoot, and Buffalo Soldier by Bob Marley) and links to YouTube music videos. Pictures included. Editable! This lesson is student-centered meaning: --it allows you to become a facilitator --happier teachers! --happier students! --happier administrators!
learningisawesomewithmrsalinas
Loyalists and Patriots Word Wall Cards

Loyalists and Patriots Word Wall Cards

These word wall cards are a great way for students to improve their knowledge of the different loyalists and patriots during the American Revolution. This product contains 8 cards with definitions and images for each term: ♦ Benjamin Franklin ♦ Joseph Brant ♦ Patrick Henry ♦ Samuel Adams ♦ Sir John Johnson ♦ Thomas Hutchinson ♦ Thomas Jefferson ♦ William Franklin
ScienceSpot
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
Iron Age Lesson Bundle

Iron Age Lesson Bundle

FREE with code VALUEDCUSTOMER (return buyers) or OUTSTANDINGOCT (new Tes customers)! Iron Age Lesson Plans for Year 3/4 These plans belong to our popular Stone Age to Iron Age Resource Pack recommended by TES. - Includes full lesson plans and pupil resources/worksheets. Topics include Iron Age hill forts and Iron Age art. 1 . Introduction: What does Prehistory Mean? This lesson puts the Iron Age in context by introducing the period of British history from the Stone Age to the Iron Age. Pupils will make a timeline to set this period into the wider context of British History and they will discover how we break up this period into distinct Ages. 2. No Place Like Home: What was life like at an Iron Age hill fort? Pupil will discover what life was like in an Iron Age hillfort in Britain. This lesson encourages pupils to engage imaginatively with this historical setting and reflect on how life in this period might have been different to life today, making a storyboard to record their ideas. As an extension activity pupils are challenged to find out about archaeological sites like Maiden Castle. 3. Picturing the Iron Age:What was Iron Age art like? Pupils will consider what kind of artefacts tell us about life in the Iron Age. They will investigate the designs found in Celtic art and use these ideas to make their own Celtic design.
KS2History
Bronze Age Lesson Bundle

Bronze Age Lesson Bundle

FREE with code VALUEDCUSTOMER (return buyers) or OUTSTANDINGOCT (new Tes customers)! Bronze Age Lesson Plans for Year 3/Year 4. The plans are taken from our popular Stone Age to Iron Age Resource Pack recommended by TES. Includes full lesson plans and pupil resources/worksheets. 1. Introduction: What does Prehistory Mean? This lesson puts the Bronze Age in context by introducing the period of British history from the Stone Age to the Iron Age. Pupils will make a timeline to set this period into the wider context of British History and they will discover how we break up this period into distinct Ages. 2. Better than Stone: What was so good about bronze? This lesson looks at the implications of the discovery of bronze and the process of how it was made. Pupils will find out why bronze was so important and they will make a flowchart to record the process of how it was made. 3. Burying the Past: What do grave goods tell us about the Bronze Age? In this lesson pupils will study how artefacts found in bronze age burial sites can give us information about what life was like in this period. This lesson also introduces the idea that not all artefacts survive over time and invites pupils to research some important British archaeological sites. You may also like our other Stone Age planning resources: Stone Age Boy Literacy Planning How to Wash a Woolly Mammoth Literacy Planning Stone Age to Iron Age planning bundle of all 3 packs
KS2History
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