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Gettysburg Address ESCAPE ROOM: Translation - Abe Lincoln

Gettysburg Address ESCAPE ROOM: Translation - Abe Lincoln

Gettysburg Address Escape Room Activity: The Gettysburg Address Escape Room will take students on a secret mission around the classroom! This escape room has students decode interesting facts about the Gettysburg Address, Abraham Lincoln and the Civil War. This is the perfect resource to introduce a famous historical speech in a fun way! The activity includes modern, easy to understand translations of Lincoln’s speech. The Gettysburg Address Escape Room has students walking around the classroom breaking codes. Students will complete a short formative that corresponds to the readings. This will ensure they are reading the content, not just solving the puzzles. The codes include ciphers, Morse code, cryptograms and a final 4 digit code based on the decoders/clues. Each clue and code is different. The codes require students to think differently to decipher or decode them. Some codes are easier than others. Some codes require critical thinking to determine what a letter/symbol stands for. Each code will reveal interesting facts or an analysis about the Gettysburg Address. The use of secret code will keep your students engaged while competing to find the final code. Students can report the final code to you. If you wanted to, you could purchase a 4 digit lock that you program, but it is not necessary at all! No props needed!! This is a NO PREP, PRINT & GO Activity! The best age range for this resource is 8+. Please look at the preview to determine if this resource works for your age group. Younger students may need some help with some of the more difficult codes. You can use the pre-labeled clues or you can challenge older kids to choose/find the decoder that works for each of the clues. A set of labeled and non-labeled decoders are included for differentiation. A “How to Decode” puzzles is also included. Once your students try one of my escape rooms, they will beg for more! In addition to learning or reinforcing the subject matter, my escape rooms encourage teamwork and critical thinking. As a “timed” challenge, students will be engaged from beginning to end. This escape room includes 12 fun, colorful signs to take class pictures with at the end of the mission. Signs include “Puzzle Master”, “She did all the work”, “Genius”, “We did it”, “I Escaped” and more! Hang the pictures in your room, send them in a parent newsletter or share them on social media  An answer key and easy to follow teacher directions are provided. Time needed: 30-60 minutes New Feature: I have included a 6 question formative to complete as proof of understanding. Many times students rush to solve the puzzles without reading or comprehending what they read. The questions need to be answered correctly before they can win!
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Scientists and Inventors Fact Fan

Scientists and Inventors Fact Fan

The Scientists and Inventors Fact Fan provides students with a fun why to research and present information on the history of science. Research topics include: Date of birth Date of death Nationality Discoveries The set comes with both color and black and white [which students can color in] sets. Print onto A4 paper or for a more durable set light weight card. Students complete the research, cut out each fact fan and then hole punch them and fasten the set with a brad fastener or split pin. Comes with a blank fact fan for students to research their own planet or dwarf planet. Great as a starter, review activity and can also be used as a revision resource. Scientists and Inventors included: Aristotle Archimedes Leonardo da Vinci Galileo Newton Lavoisier Farady Darwin Mendel Pasteur Mendeleev Edison Graham Bell Pavlov Tesla Einstein McClintock Goodall Curie Cards included: ➸ 1 color cover fact fan ➸ 19 color fact fans ➸ 19 black and white fact fans If you would like updates on new products please follow me by clicking the Follow Me link above. Illustrations by: Ron Leishman Digital Toonage https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Ron-Leishman-Digital-Toonage
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Edexcel 9-1 Anglo-Saxon & Norman England/American West/Crime & Punishment exam technique and tips

Edexcel 9-1 Anglo-Saxon & Norman England/American West/Crime & Punishment exam technique and tips

Here is a thorough resource to help prepare GCSE students for their mock/real GCSE Edexcel History exams on the topics of the American West, Anglo-Saxon and Norman England and Crime and Punishment through time. The PPT contains suggestions on how to structure each type of exam answer, useful tips, timings and a model answer. I am also an Assessment Associate for Pearson and am training in how to mark the 9-1 exams. No content from Pearson has been included in this PPT for obvious reasons. Please leave a review if you find this useful and feel free to ask any questions :)
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Medicine Through Time Revision Lesson

Medicine Through Time Revision Lesson

Includes quick fire whiteboard task to start with where students write down the answers to questions. End tasks is a blank table (print A3 when using) of causes, prevention, diagnosis, treatments and care for the sick and how it changes throughout the 4 time periods. A completed table is included in addition to help save time finding answers.
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British Values Drop Down Day

British Values Drop Down Day

Drop Down Day Pack - A set of 6 lessons to cover a Drop Down Day (6 hours) introducing British Values to KS3 and KS4 The Drop Down Day was put together for Year 8 originally, but all the resources are editable and well-differentiated so it could be used with any year group KS4 / KS3 with a tweak or so. The Drop Down Day covers an introduction to British Democracy, how laws are made, British Identity, British Liberties, a history of British Democracy and Tolerance in modern Britain. All these individual lessons have been rated very highly by Tes users and are tried and tested in my own department. You can find many more inexpensive and free PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources HERE
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NEW OCR GCSE Making of America - Unit 2 - American West

NEW OCR GCSE Making of America - Unit 2 - American West

Resources for new OCR GCSE SHP History, Unit 2 Making of America - American West. Consolidation tasks, revision activities, worksheets, quizzes, homework suggestions and exam question practice included. To be used in conjunction with Hodder textbooks. Podcasts not included as we get these from a subscription website.
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Inventors and Inventions: Escape Room - Social Studies

Inventors and Inventions: Escape Room - Social Studies

This breakout escape room is a fun way for students to test their knowledge with the many famous inventors and their inventions. Inventors Included: ♦ Alessandro Volta ♦ Alexander Graham Bell ♦ Alfred Nobel ♦ Benjamin Franklin ♦ Charles Babbage ♦ Eli Whitney ♦ Enrico Fermi ♦ Guglielmo Marconi ♦ George Washington Carver ♦ Johannes Gutenberg ♦ Heinrich Hertz ♦ Karl Benz ♦ Leonardo Da Vinci ♦ Levi Strauss ♦ Nikola Tesla ♦ Samuel Morse ♦ Thomas Edison ♦ Thomas Newcomen ♦ William Sturgeon ♦ Wright Brothers 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
Edexcel Weimar Germany - How to answer the 16 Mark Question

Edexcel Weimar Germany - How to answer the 16 Mark Question

A guide for students to follow in order to answer the 16 mark question. Supports and structures students answer. The guide contains: 7 steps with activities for students to complete to answer the question in a clear format. An example question with 2 interpretations. An example paragraph colour coded for discussion and guidance. Students complete 7 steps and will then be able to continue the example sentence starter to complete answer.
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KS3 History: How significant was Harriet Tubman?

KS3 History: How significant was Harriet Tubman?

KS3 History Lesson focussing on how significant Harriet Tubman was. The students do a GCSE style question based on making inferences from a source - this is tailored to the higher ability, so may need to be differentiated (which is easily done) The students then use bowling pins to work out how significant Harriet Tubman was based on criteria given. Then the students will answer a ‘do you agree?’ question Fully resourced and easy to follow.
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Ancient, World, and American History Escape Room: Social Studies Bundle

Ancient, World, and American History Escape Room: Social Studies Bundle

This bundle includes all of the escape rooms listed below. Important: All these products sell for $285; as a bundle they are 60% off, for $114! Each escape room has the following 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 Important Note: Each topic utilizes the same types of puzzles American History: ♦ 13 Colonies ♦ American Heroes ♦ American Revolution ♦ American Symbols ♦ Bill of Rights ♦ Black History Month ♦ Boston Tea Party ♦ Branches of Government ♦ Christopher Columbus ♦ Civil Rights ♦ Civil War ♦ Cold War ♦ Declaration of Independence ♦ Dust Bowl ♦ First Thanksgiving ♦ French and Indian War ♦ Gilded Age ♦ Great Depression ♦ Industrial Revolution ♦ Jamestown ♦ Lewis and Clark ♦ Lost Colony of Roanoke ♦ Louisiana Purchase ♦ Martin Luther King ♦ Mexican American War ♦ Oregon Trail ♦ Plymouth Colony ♦ Progressive Era ♦ Reconstruction Era ♦ Spanish American War ♦ Texas Revolution ♦ War of 1812 ♦ Westward Expansion ♦ World War I ♦ World War II Ancient History: ♦ Ancient China ♦ Ancient Egypt ♦ Ancient Greece ♦ Ancient India ♦ Ancient Rome ♦ Ancient Mesopotamia World History: ♦ Absolute Monarchs ♦ Age of Enlightenment ♦ Aztec Empire ♦ Crusades ♦ Explorers ♦ French Revolution ♦ Inca Empire ♦ Maya Civilization ♦ Middle Ages ♦ Ottoman Empire ♦ Renaissance ♦ Titanic ♦ Vikings ♦ World War 1 ♦ World War 2
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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.
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