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Gradual Change in Nazi Germany

Gradual Change in Nazi Germany

A powerpoint, worsearch, timeline, video and youtube video about how Nazi Germany gradually slid into more and more extreme versions of anti-semitism. It chronicles the dates of some of the 2000 laws passed against Jews in the years following Hitler's election in 1933, and attempts to answer the question HOW did normal people allow, and participate, in the Holocaust. It attempts to answer this to help students understand how vigilance in any society, and the trends within it, are something any healthy citizen should take part in. The Key Learning Question is: How did the Holocaust happen? Activities are differentiated, and extension activities are included. Resources suited for yr.6 (10yo) and up.
DavidFew
The Holocaust: The Ghettos

The Holocaust: The Ghettos

This lesson combines real photographs of the Ghettos and text from Nazi memoranda about what the Ghettos were and where it fit into the 'final solution.' It also includes 4 edited clips of the film the pianist which are very moving, and at times hard to watch, which have learning questions included which can be paused on. The film is a 15, but any violence has been edited out if it was felt to be too much for KS3. Please do watch the clips first, however, just to make sure you feel your students won't be overly distressed. The clips have to be watched in VLC, not media player, and are a little quiet, but are really very powerful ways for students to empathise with what life was like in the Ghettos. Learning questions include: What were the ghettos? What was life like in the ghettos? Why might it have been difficult to keep believing in God as a Jewish person in the Ghettos? There is a homework included, as are extension activities.
DavidFew
BBC American Voices - Ep1. Immigrants - Supporting Worksheet

BBC American Voices - Ep1. Immigrants - Supporting Worksheet

BBC American Voices - Ep1. Immigrants - Supporting Worksheet Worksheet written to support the BBC documentary. Written to support GCSE teaching, extension/enrichment work and flipped learning. The episode looks at the testimony of four immigrants and their experience. Students will be asked to compare their experience with American ideas of their countries approach to immigration through the linked video (The Great American Melting Pot): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5ZQl6XBo64M Written in Publisher, formatted to A3, the document can be amended and saved as a PDF for A4 printing
awithey
Martin Luther  King Jr.and Civil Right Protests

Martin Luther King Jr.and Civil Right Protests

This resource explains the different protests held by Martin Luther King , from the 1950s to the 1960s. The resource explains his background, belief and philosophy.The resource also explains the significance of these different protests and its impact to the American society. The resource explains successful protests as Montgomery Bus Boycott, Voting Right Protests etc.
geo_pal2000
Introduction to the League of Nations

Introduction to the League of Nations

Introduces students to the League of Nations and why it was formed. Students do a fact-finding exercise (this could be done as a treasure hunt) to complete their information sheets.
lwallett
Goodnight Mr Tom Year 5/6/7/8 3 WEEK Planning

Goodnight Mr Tom Year 5/6/7/8 3 WEEK Planning

Designed for Year 6 but easily adaptable. The purpose is 1 week reading, 1 week GPS and 1 week writing with publishing. Throughout there are multiple opportunities for writing to gather evidence for assessments/KS2 Writing covers 2014 national curriculum comprehension resources included added resource of challenge activities for the same chapters as are used in the plans
bantambantam
World War Two Syllabus Point Activities

World War Two Syllabus Point Activities

This collection of WWII resources includes information and many activities covering the Rise of Japanese Militarism, the Experience of Australian POW's on the Thai-Burma Railway and a whole unit including - The Japanese in the Pacific including; The Kokoda Trail, The Fall of Singapore, Prisoner’s of War, Pearl Harbor, Censorship, Darwin Bombings.
Meltzerr