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Black History Month Bundle

Black History Month Bundle

I have designed this bundle for you at a great savings. It includes five movies that focus on defining events of the 20th century and how African-Americans played a role in each of them. In addition, I have also included a culminating project that could be used as a creative assessment to document your student's learning.
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Movies 4 Social Studies - Hidden Figures - Civil Rights & Cold War

Movies 4 Social Studies - Hidden Figures - Civil Rights & Cold War

Hidden Figures centers on the struggles of three African-American women that worked for NASA during a pivotal time in American History. As you watch, you might find it interesting that as America struggles in the race to space, they also have many problems on earth with the topic of race. Hidden Figures is a great movie that touches upon many topics: American History Civil Rights Movement Race Gender Equity Cold War Race to Space Math Science Careers I use it in a U.S. History and Geography class but could substantiate using it in Psychology, Sociology, Math, or Science classes. This lesson includes a movie review (three days), an answer key, and 33 questions that guide your students through the action. You will have to purchase the movie. Teacher Note: Students can identify with the young characters in this movie. The entertainment qualities of the movie also spark student interest. Leverage both to scaffold students into more complicated concepts in your course. The movie also serves as great background information that you can use as conversation starters in class. These conversations are the seeds of relationship building and help you make it more than a movie, you will make it memorable.
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Edexcel GCSE Superpower relations and the Cold War - Unit 1& 2 Narrative Question Exam Preparation

Edexcel GCSE Superpower relations and the Cold War - Unit 1& 2 Narrative Question Exam Preparation

The Narrative question exam preparation lesson. This product includes all of the material required to teach the two narrative exam style questions. Students read about two key events (the Hungarian Uprising and the Berlin crisis, 1958-61), complete a card sort activity, sequence key events before writing up their responses to the questions. A student-friendly mark scheme is included as well as structure tips for this question type. There is also literacy support and exam tips for how to approach this type of question. In the examination students should aim to spend 10 minutes writing up this question, so this could be a timed activity. It's important that the students start to get into the habit of arranging and sequencing the events and using the linking language. Terms of Use: Purchase of this item entitles the purchaser the right to reproduce the pages for personal and classroom use only. Duplication for other classes, an entire school or for commercial use is strictly prohibited without written permission from the author. Minor editing is allowed but only for personal use. The document remains under copyright even when edited. Pasting this item in whole or part on the Internet in any form is strictly prohibited and a violation of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA). Copyright 2017
planmylesson
Martin Luther King craft activity

Martin Luther King craft activity

Use these rainbow peace clouds and doves when commemorating the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr, and reflecting on how words and actions can improve the world. Suitable for both primary and secondary students, this craft is a perfect response Students create their own cloud with dove, and write something that they dream about for the betterment of society. What's included: •Step-by-step directions with photographs •Templates with directions for running directly onto coloured paper •4 doves with Martin Luther King quotes about love •2 blank doves •Writing paper 'clouds' template with broken lines or solid lines, and blank, depending on the needs of your students. This is a simple craft that will enhance your display boards and engage students with civil rights and the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King in a meaningful way.
ham3849
Feminism: Significant 20th Century Women

Feminism: Significant 20th Century Women

A double pack of PowerPoints on significant 20th Century Women. Complements well with both teaching Feminism, but also alongside Votes for Women in Britain. Contains: 2 Lessons, which could be adapted into one lesson, or a homework project. A balloon debate task, where students decide which is the most significant. Differentiated plenary questions.
OMaddox
Women at Work in World War Two

Women at Work in World War Two

A lesson on women's role in war work during World War Two. Focuses on the tole of women in factories and armed forces through the stimulus of an online video clip and active around the room task.
Griff-Griff
Home Front/ women's rights in World War One

Home Front/ women's rights in World War One

Powerpoint about women's rights/ the Homefront in the First World War. This lesson includes various tasks for students (code-breaking task/ jigsaw task/ video work sheet/ think-pair-share/ debate/ speaking frame) and an extended writing task with a writing frame where students need to evaluate how far women's rights changed as a result of the First World War.
isobel_greenlees
Civil Rights paper 3 Edexcel  GCSE 9-1 History scheme of work and resources (USA at home and abroad)

Civil Rights paper 3 Edexcel GCSE 9-1 History scheme of work and resources (USA at home and abroad)

A full 7 week scheme of work for the Civil Rights section of the paper 3 unit: the USA at home and abroad. It includes a full scheme of work with differentiated learning objectives linked to the 9-1 grade criteria and full resources for every lesson. It also includes a personalised learning checklist for students to self assess themselves against the content of the specification, a bluffers guide on how to answer the exam questions and peer/self assessment sheets for the 8, 12 and 16 mark questions. It uses the Hodder 9-1 textbook but could be easily adapted to suit other textbooks/resources. The PowerPoints are wide screen, so do not show correctly in the preview, however will show correctly on any computer/screen when downloaded.
joanna_neal
Edexcel GCSE History - Crime and Punishment in Britain, c1000-Present (Complete Unit)

Edexcel GCSE History - Crime and Punishment in Britain, c1000-Present (Complete Unit)

Edexcel GCSE History, Crime and Punishment in Britain, c1000 to Present. Complete unit of lessons for each of four time periods. Topic 1: Crime and punishment in Medieval England, 1000-1500 Topic 2: Crime and punishment in early modern England, 1500-1700 Topic 3: Crime and punishment in eighteenth and nineteenth century Britain, 1700-1900 Topic 4: Crime and Punishment in modern Britain, 1900-Present
MrTHistory
Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 4: Modern Britain, L5 - Why was the Death Penalty Abolished?

Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 4: Modern Britain, L5 - Why was the Death Penalty Abolished?

Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, 1000 to present - Topic 4: Crime and Punishment in Modern Britain, 1900-Present - Lesson 5 - Why was the death penalty abolished in 1965? This is the fifth of five lessons in this topic, focusing on why the death penalty was abolished in 1965 The lesson is full of reading, discussion opportunities, hyperlinked videos and a number of different activities for students to complete throughout the lesson. This lesson also concludes with end of topic exam questions and an overarching end of topic activity.
MrTHistory