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50 Primary Sources: Henry VIII and the English Reformation

50 Primary Sources: Henry VIII and the English Reformation

Tired of spending hours searching for primary sources to use in your lessons? The 50 Primary Sources series might be just what you are looking for! A collection of over 50 primary sources covering the reign of Henry VIII, focusing on the English Church and the break with Rome. Each source has been rendered into modern English, ready for you to use. The sources are a fantastic resource at any level, and have been designed so that they can even be used with the AQA AS Level History 7041: Religious Conflict and the Church in England.
LittlePlatoons
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
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
Eduqas GCSE History Elizabethan Age PURITANS

Eduqas GCSE History Elizabethan Age PURITANS

An 8 page resources including 5 pages of templates to help students take structured notes / information about the key information regarding the challenges from Puritans. Includes 3 pages of exam style questions / summary activities with PLC's to help students understand the mark scheme. Covers all students need to know for the Puritan topic.
Histaldy
19 PLC's  for Eduqas GCSE History - The Elizabethan Age 1558-1603

19 PLC's for Eduqas GCSE History - The Elizabethan Age 1558-1603

19 personalised learning checklists for a variety of the new GCSE exam style questions based on the Elizabethan Age 1558-1603. Each includes the question, mark scheme and targets for improvement on a cover sheet for ticking and circling to make marking easy. Allows opportunities for peer and self assessment as well as targets for improvement. Questions include: -8 Connections questions on poverty, government, local government, Puritans and religion - Summary questions on 5 topics - 3 'why' questions - 3 question 5's worth 19 marks
Histaldy
Knowledge Organisers Eduqas GCSE History, The Elizabethan Age 1558-1603

Knowledge Organisers Eduqas GCSE History, The Elizabethan Age 1558-1603

Knowledge Organisers cover all the basic information in the topics taught for GCSE. These Knowledge Organisers focus on the GCSE History (Eduqas) syllabus for the Elizabethan Age 1558-1603 topic. There are 7 KO's in total 1. How successful was the government of Elizabeth I? 2. How did life differ for rich and poor people in Elizabethan times? 3. What were the most popular types of entertainment in Elizabethan times? 4. How successfully did Elizabeth deal with the problem of religion? 5. Why were the Catholics such a serious threat to Elizabeth? 6. How much of a threat was the Spanish Armada? 7. Why did the Puritans become an increasing threat during Elizabeth’s reign? Each KO includes: - Timeline / Chronology - Key events - key ideas - key vocabulary - key people A concise revision tool for students as soon as they begin the course
Histaldy
3 Seasonally themed Reading Comprehensions

3 Seasonally themed Reading Comprehensions

A range of seasonal themed reading comprehensions suitable for year 2-4. All differentiated for a wide range of reading abilities. A fun way to introduce some fascinating facts and develop retrieval, inference and deduction skills. Many open questions to enable for class discussion in the plenary and some questions relating to grammar and word choice.
Pencilplayground
Edexcel: 33: Witchcraze: North Berwick Witch Hunts: Scotland

Edexcel: 33: Witchcraze: North Berwick Witch Hunts: Scotland

This lesson focuses on the later aspects of the North Berwick hunts -- so Agnes Sampson and John Fian, with the expectation that they have looked at King James and Gilly Duncan already. Pupils start with a nice summary of why there was a witchcraze in Scotland, then an introduction to Sampson and Fian. Pupils then analyse Sampsons confession, before completing a worksheet that summarises Sampsons story. Focus then shifts to an overview of Fian, more source analysis before considering the charges against him and the methods used, and more source analysis of the methods. Then a comparison table between Sampson and Fian, before looking at exam spec with an exam question and suggested areas to include in an answer, written in exam speak.
sambennett