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Goes from the dinosaurs through key periods of history to the present day. Use MS Word to adapt it.
I have added the Stone, Bronze, Iron and Middle Ages to the updated version. As well as the first public railway in 1825, England winning the World Cup in 1966 and the 2012 Olympics.
Roman villa lessons
lesson one-Introduction to Roman Villa and key features
Then a long term task pupils design a Roman estate agent booklet by being a Roman estate agent (word doc)
The word doc is a 7 page booklet of roman villa budget task, students have a budget of 8,000 denarii to budget building a villa with rooms and fetures and then students produce a booklet to describe the villa (good for numeracy and literacy-pursuasive writing) work doc can be photopied in to an A5 booklet for pupils to plan their own villa. Explains key rooms, extras and features of Roman Villas
Just finished this assembly with my Y5 class, it went so well and they loved it.
It involves an 'X factor' style show where each Greek god auditions to be king of the gods, whilst telling the audience a little bit about the Ancient Greeks.
It involves throwing confetti at the audience, a dance routine to music from Disney's Hercules, and a boy dressing up as Cheryl Cole....if you want.
Adapt and use as you want. Enjoy.
An introduction to the ancient olympics and modern olympics, this lesson covers the history of the olympic games
It also has a countries research task for students to do
There is also a long term project for students to design their own olympic games as a host nation
These resources are useful for student to learn about the Olympics before the Brazil 2016 Olympic games this summer.
Powerpoint showing several photos of Roman shields that I made leading into an activity where children design their own Roman shield based on certain criteria.
The children went on to design their own Roman Shields and then made then with cardboard and painted them.
Perfect for giving them ideas!
As a BONUS I have now included a completely unique animated Roman timeline I made that can be included in your own presentations as I have converted to movie format.
Thank you to all those that have downloaded and commented upon my resource. I've also tagged on a useful Roman Military Tactics linked to shields too.
A series of three lessons on the Roman Army- based on recruitment and why the army was successful. Includes three tasks labelling, card sort, spy task, recruitment advert task.
Lots of high quality resources for KS2 and KS3 students
This lesson is an introduction to the mystery of the Tolland Peat Bog Man and what happened to him. This lesson is designed to get younger KS3 pupils questioning evidence. They have to make a decision as to whether he was murdered, committed suicide or it was an accident. Pupils should work in pairs and the teacher drip feeds the information gradually to encourage pupils to form opinions and have them challenged. They then can present their decision to the rest of the class using the evidence.
Contains three worksheets, full lesson plans and a fully animated Powerpoint presentation like a news report.
Homer’s Odyssey – Book XIV: In Eumaeus’ Hut (key events)
This resource contains:
1x PowerPoint Presentation
1x Chronology Worksheet
1x Eumaeus Profile Worksheet
1x Plot, Language & Theme Homework Questions
This lesson introduces students to Book XIV (In Eumaeus’ Hut) of Homer’s Odyssey. Students first recap the events of Book XIII by reflecting on what Athene has ordered Odysseus to do and question why. After, they summarise the Key Events using the worksheet provide and the create a Eumaeus profile showing the key events in more detail and the relationship between Odysseus and Eumaeus.