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The Holocaust

The Holocaust

This bundle includes a broad range of ethical themes related to the study of the Holocaust. Students will explore historical issues and consider the lessons and messages that can be learnt before relating them to current events and issues. The bundle includes a set of homeworks designed to compliment and develop student insight and understanding. The SOW is designed to be taught alongside a historical investigation. All lesson include: - Clear learning objectives, - Fully differentiated resources, - Opportunities for group work, class discussions and extended writing, - Pace and challenge throughout, - High level analysis of challenging texts, - Links to relevant clips, - Extension tasks, - Links to differentiated homework task to extend learning,

By MAKIKITA

The Interwar Years

The Interwar Years

An eleven lesson sequence that gives a brief introduction and overview of events in Europe following the end of the First World War. The sequence will focus on the end of the war and what followed with the Treaty of Versailles, some of the key events in the 1920's, the change in British politics, the rise of Hitler and the following actions that broke the Treaty of Versailles and policy of appeasement. All of the resources needed to run the lessons are included such as presentations and activities as well as the planning. These lessons have been written with upper KS2 and lower KS3 in mind but should be easily adaptable for KS4 students as well. Lesson 1 - Chronological order Lesson 2 - The Treaty of Versailles Lesson 3 - The Treaty of Versailles Lesson 4 - The Dawes Plan Lesson 5 - Changes in British politics Lesson 6 - Wall Street Crash/ Great Depression Lesson 7 - Rise of Hitler Lesson 8 - Propaganda/ Source Analysis Lesson 9 - Revoking the Treaty of Versailles Lesson 10 - Appeasement Lesson 11 - Evaluating Appeasement Also included is a brief knowledge organiser as well as a diamond 9 activity to evaluate the Treaty of Versailles.

By krisgreg30

Appeasement (11 of 11)

Appeasement (11 of 11)

This is the final lesson of an eleven lesson sequence that gives a brief introduction and overview of events in Europe following the end of the First World War. The sequence will focus on the end of the war and what followed with the Treaty of Versailles, some of the key events in the 1920's, the change in British politics, the rise of Hitler and the following actions that broke the Treaty of Versailles and policy of appeasement. These lessons have been written with upper KS2 and lower KS3 in mind but should be easily adaptable for KS4 students as well. This lesson focuses on children being able to evaluate the policy of appeasement, considering its strengths and weaknesses. Included are all the resources needed to run the lesson with a presentation and activities as well as the sequence of learning plan.

By krisgreg30

Propaganda/ Source Analysis (8 of 11)

Propaganda/ Source Analysis (8 of 11)

This is the eighth of an eleven lesson sequence that gives a brief introduction and overview of events in Europe following the end of the First World War. The sequence will focus on the end of the war and what followed with the Treaty of Versailles, some of the key events in the 1920's, the change in British politics, the rise of Hitler and the following actions that broke the Treaty of Versailles and policy of appeasement. These lessons have been written with upper KS2 and lower KS3 in mind but should be easily adaptable for KS4 students as well. This lesson focuses on children being able to analyse source material and begin to consider what propaganda is and why it was used. Included are all the resources needed to run the lesson with a presentation and activities as well as the sequence of learning plan.

By krisgreg30

Chronological Order (1 of 11)

Chronological Order (1 of 11)

This is the first of an eleven lesson sequence that gives a brief introduction and overview of events in Europe following the end of the First World War. The sequence will focus on the end of the war and what followed with the Treaty of Versailles, some of the key events in the 1920's, the change in British politics, the rise of Hitler and the following actions that broke the Treaty of Versailles and policy of appeasement. These lessons have been written with upper KS2 and lower KS3 in mind but should be easily adaptable for KS4 students as well. This first lesson focuses on children being able to place events in chronological order, looking at timelines and centuries before being able to place events from the interwar years accurately. Included are all the resources needed to run the lesson with a presentation and activities as well as the sequence of learning plan.

By krisgreg30

History Skills Display Breakdown.

History Skills Display Breakdown.

Display Material. Breakdown of 10 History Skills, each with a picture and brief description for the students. All 10 Skills one on a separate A4 slide.

By W17

Year 1- History and Geography Super Saver!

Year 1- History and Geography Super Saver!

A bundle of resources, planning, Powerpoints, interactive activities, quizzes and more covering the History units: Space and Neil Armstrong, Toys- then and now, Famous Journeys, Our Homes, and the Geography units: Our local area, Weather and the Arctic.

By kep1987

Ancient History Memory Game

Ancient History Memory Game

The Ancient History Memory Game contains twenty-seven pairs of matching cards with full color pictures of various people, sites, and symbols from ancient history.

By resi__

Year 1- History- Our Homes!

Year 1- History- Our Homes!

A detailed unit of work for Year 1, based on Our Homes, including title page, vocabulary, worksheets, Powerpoint presentations and more.

By kep1987