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Battle of Hastings BINGO

Battle of Hastings BINGO

This is for Key stage 3 History, when studying the William the Conqueror topic. I read out the definitions of the words and students have to cross off words on their grids.
MissHeyPresto
Revolutionary War Guided Notepacket

Revolutionary War Guided Notepacket

Bring the American Revolution right into your classroom. With over 65 pages, this engaging note packet will give your students every angle of the war including how it all began living in the original colonies, to the design of the American flag, and the surrender at Yorktown. It’s all contained in this package. Depending on your curriculum, you can customize the activities and worksheets or put it all together for an engaging unit describing the war that led to American’s independence. Content included in this packet includes: Colonial America – 13 colonies The first American flag “the Betsy Ross flag debate” Preparation for rebellion vocabulary The three geographic areas of the colonies American armies and the militia The continental army The royal army – British redcoats Preparations for war – population, manufacturing, & armies Weapons of the revolutionary war The history and evolution of the American flag Also, this educational artifact has the top ten most influential battles of the Revolutionary war. The battles that are covered include the following: Lexington & Concord Bunker Hill Battle of Quebec Battle of Charleston Battle of Trenton Battle of Saratoga Battle of Rhode Island Battle of Kings Mountain Battle of Cowpens Yorktown Also included are the Heroes of the war section. 16 war generals and significant militia that helped turn the ties of the war. Learn about the following Colonial & British Veterans! Paul Revere General William Howe Richard Montgomery Benedict Arnold Henry Clinton Benjamin Lincoln John Adams George Washington John Burgoyne Simon Fraser John Sullivan Patrick Ferguson Nathaniel Greene Charles Cornwallis Daniel Morgan Salem Poor Each person has an extension activity that includes a smart phone or tablet bar code that links to an information website link. Students love these activities. Included in this package is a detailed teacher's answer key. This guided note packets can be utilized in multiple ways. In addition, teachers love the correlation using the note packets with the PowerPoints. They are both engaging and visual.
Taylaj42
Revolutionary War 3D Animated PowerPoint

Revolutionary War 3D Animated PowerPoint

Bring the American Revolution right into your classroom. With over 30 visual and engaging slides, the experience will give your students every angle of the war including how it all began living in the original colonies, to the design of the American flag, and the surrender at Yorktown. It’s all contained in this package. Depending on your curriculum, you can customize the PowerPoint or put it all together for an engaging unit describing the war that led to American’s independence. Content included in this packet includes: Colonial America – 13 colonies The first American flag “the Betsy Ross flag debate” Preparation for rebellion vocabulary The three geographic areas of the colonies American armies and the militia The continental army The royal army – British redcoats Preparations for war – population, manufacturing, & armies Weapons of the revolutionary war The history and evolution of the American flag Also, this educational artifact has the top ten most influential battles of the Revolutionary war. The battles that are covered include the following: Lexington & Concord Bunker Hill Battle of Quebec Battle of Charleston Battle of Trenton Battle of Saratoga Battle of Rhode Island Battle of Kings Mountain Battle of Cowpens Yorktown Also included are the Heroes of the war section (16 war generals and significant militia that helped turn the ties of the war). Learn about the following Colonial & British Veterans! Paul Revere General William Howe Richard Montgomery Benedict Arnold Henry Clinton Benjamin Lincoln John Adams George Washington John Burgoyne Simon Fraser John Sullivan Patrick Ferguson Nathaniel Greene Charles Cornwallis Daniel Morgan Salem Poor Each person has an extension activity that includes a smart phone or tablet bar code that links to an information website link. Students love these activities. In addition, teachers love the correlation using the note packets with the PowerPoints. They are both engaging and visual.
Taylaj42
KS3 History Scheme of Work: The British Empire.

KS3 History Scheme of Work: The British Empire.

A great time saver for teachers delivering KS3 History. This is a Scheme of Work on the British Empire. It focuses on interpretations and source work skills, getting the students to make inferences from evidence. This SOW includes key questions and lesson enquiries as well as possible teaching and learning activities and links to 'Personal Learning Thinking Skills.' It also suggests assessment strategies and differentiation opportunities.
miriamtaylor
Informational Texts - Reading Comprehension Worksheets - Bundle

Informational Texts - Reading Comprehension Worksheets - Bundle

This bundle includes different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore different concepts, influential people and historical events. After carefully reading each informational text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, matching exercises and engage in in-depth classroom discussions on topics relevant to each text. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
African American American History & Culture - Reading Comprehension Worksheets / Texts

African American American History & Culture - Reading Comprehension Worksheets / Texts

This Reading Comprehension worksheets bundle is suitable for upper intermediate to proficient ESL learners. The texts focus on different aspects of Aferican American culture and events in African American history such as the abolitionist and post-abolitionist movement. The bundle also includes the bios of major African American visionaries and leaders. After carefully reading each text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, gap filling exercises, True or False, definitions matching exercises, word searches, classroom discussions and crosswords. The vocabulary used in the text is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes. The handout can be completed in class or assigned for homework.
MariaPht
The Causes of The War of 1812 - Canada v USA - FREE LESSON

The Causes of The War of 1812 - Canada v USA - FREE LESSON

Paid version with lots more available at https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/the-causes-of-the-war-of-1812-canada-v-usa-11772134 This contains one A5 word search, PDF of presentation and the PDF of the info sheetLesson Objective: (DO NOT COPY) To give a clear explanation and evaluation of the reasons behind the War of 1812. Lesson Outcomes: (DO NOT COPY) To know key issues, linked to the war and explain their context. To make use of own knowledge to further an opinion on the issues.
teacherstevenson
US History Word Wall Bundle

US History Word Wall Bundle

This is a bundle of all my American History word wall cards as outlined below: Important: All these products sell for $76; as a bundle they are 50% off, for $38! There are 38 different topics: ♦ American Heroes ♦ American Revolution ♦ American Symbols ♦ Bill of Rights ♦ Black History Month ♦ Branches of Government ♦ Christopher Columbus ♦ Civil Rights ♦ Civil War ♦ Cold War ♦ Constitution ♦ Declaration of Independence ♦ Dust Bowl ♦ First Thanksgiving ♦ French and Indian War ♦ Gilded Age ♦ Great Depression ♦ Immigration ♦ Industrial Revolution ♦ Inventors ♦ Jamestown ♦ Lewis and Clark ♦ Lost Colony of Roanoke ♦ Louisiana Purchase ♦ Loyalists or Patriots ♦ Martin Luther King ♦ Native American Indians ♦ Native American Tribes ♦ Plymouth Colony ♦ Progressive Era ♦ Reconstruction ♦ Spanish American War ♦ Texas Revolution ♦ Underground Railroad ♦ War of 1812 ♦ Westward Expansion ♦ World War I ♦ World War II
ScienceSpot
GCSE 9-1 American West - Government Policy in the 1880-90s (The Dawes Act, 1887)

GCSE 9-1 American West - Government Policy in the 1880-90s (The Dawes Act, 1887)

Full Lesson on the causes, details and importance of the Dawes Act of 1887 Looks at the pressures on the US government, the details of the Dawes Act and impact Focus on the exam skills required for an Edexcel importance question on the Dawes Act with a 2 part exam answer (word fill and independent answer) which is to be teacher live marked All lesson activities and resources included. Part of American West topic 3 and sequence of decline of Indians in later period. Please see my other lessons & resources Feedback welcome
MrThorntonTeach