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Nazi Propaganda

Nazi Propaganda

Nazi Germany lesson analysing Nazi propaganda, includes a detailed worksheet and a paired task exploring forms of propaganda the Nazi party used. This can be used to link to how propaganda helped the Nazis maintain control. Also includes a task discussing the features of propaganda posters on the powerpoint to go through with the whole class and then an activity worksheet to facilitate the development of this independently This resource has been adapted since earlier reviews

By leighbee23

Roman army

Roman army

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

By leighbee23

1066 BOH- What happened next? - Problem solving for William Duke of Normandy

1066 BOH- What happened next? - Problem solving for William Duke of Normandy

This full lesson on the aftermath of the Battle of Hastings is part of the 1066 unit of study and would work well for both Primary or secondary students. The lesson focuses on the aftermath of the battle and the problems William had. It askes students to identify the problems through the analysis of a literacy piece and then evaluate a range of solutions for each of the problem. Finally students will be asked to justify their solutions through a writing piece and a plenary that looks to engage and build confidence. The activities have been build with Blooms taxonomy in mind and there is differentiation through for lower ability students and challenge questions for higher ability students. the worksheet includes: 1. Keywords with pictures 2. Sentence fill in with 1066 key points 3.Card sort activity with solutions for Williams problems 4. Literacy piece with Williams problems 5. writing frame for plenary For a complete 1066-1650 Medieval England lessons bundle visit here For more fantastic differentiated resources and full lessons visit my shop here

By Kahlonsworkshop

Lesson 4 - Trafalgar

Lesson 4 - Trafalgar

A lesson plan, presentation, and source from the Khan academy, to take students through the events and significance of the Battle of Trafalgar. This links with The British Experience of Warfare Paper 3 option for Edexcel's 2015 History A-level specification.

By rlp1992

Lesson 6 - The French Wars on Land

Lesson 6 - The French Wars on Land

Lesson plan and presentation on the French Wars on Land (information taken from Access to History's "The British Experience of Warfare, 1790-1918). This forms part of Edexcel's 2015 A level history specification, Paper 3: The British Experience of Warfare.

By rlp1992

Lesson 5 - The French Wars on Land

Lesson 5 - The French Wars on Land

A lesson plan and introduction for A level History students to the French Wars on Land. This forms part of the British Experience of Warfare Paper 3 option for Edexcel's 2015 A level History specification.

By rlp1992

Lesson 1 - Introduction to the Crimean War

Lesson 1 - Introduction to the Crimean War

A lesson introducing the students to the Crimean War, its causes in particular. Information from Access to History' s "The British Experience of Warfare, 1790-1918", to link with Edexcel's 2015 A level History specification, Paper 3: The British Experience of Warfare.

By rlp1992

Lesson 8 - Wellington's Role in the Defeat of the French

Lesson 8 - Wellington's Role in the Defeat of the French

A lesson about Wellington's role in the defeat of the French, focusing on the Peninsular Wars, and leading up to Waterloo. Information from Access to History' s "The British Experience of Warfare, 1790-1918", to link with Edexcel's 2015 A level History specification, Paper 3: The British Experience of Warfare.

By rlp1992

Lesson 9 - Talavera to Waterloo

Lesson 9 - Talavera to Waterloo

Presentations and activities to lead students through their learning about the battles of the Peninsular War, the significance of the Lines of Torres Vedras, and of Waterloo. It includes a source analysis question. Information from Access to History' s "The British Experience of Warfare, 1790-1918", to link with Edexcel's 2015 A level History specification, Paper 3: The British Experience of Warfare.

By rlp1992

Lesson 7 - The Military situation, 1793-1890

Lesson 7 - The Military situation, 1793-1890

Lesson plan and presentation on the military situation, 1793-1890. Information from Access to History' s "The British Experience of Warfare, 1790-1918", to link with Edexcel's 2015 A level History specification, Paper 3: The British Experience of Warfare.

By rlp1992

Card Sort: Why did Germany and the USSR sign the Nazi-Soviet Pact in 1939?

Card Sort: Why did Germany and the USSR sign the Nazi-Soviet Pact in 1939?

This outstanding resource has been designed by experienced teachers to help students studying why Germany and the USSR signed the Nazi-Soviet Pact? It can be used as a starter, plenary, revision or assessment activity. If you are looking for a resource to provide additional stretch and challenge, then why not check out my diamond nine activity on this topic? When you purchase this resource you will be able to download a single sheet, Microsoft Word document that you can easily customise if you wish. The document includes aims, instructions and fourteen statements explain why wither Germany or the USSR signed the Nazi-Soviet Pact. Once students have cut out the cards and correctly sorted them under the heading cards for Germany or the USSR, they can extend their understanding further by sorting them into their order of importance before sticking them into their books and attempting the extended question. At each stage students should be feeding back to their group or the class and explaining their choices. The discussion and explanation around the choices that they have made are critical in helping them develop their understanding of the topic. The aims and objectives for this lesson are: Theme: How far was Hitler responsible for the outbreak of the SWW in 1939? Know: What were the terms of the Nazi-Soviet Pact? Analyse: Why did Stalin and Hitler sign the Nazi-Soviet Pact? Skills: Cause, Consequence, Evaluation and Judgement. WILF: What Am I Looking For this lesson? Identify and describe: The terms of the Nazi-Soviet Pact Explain: Why did Germany & USSR sign the Nazi-Soviet Pact? Analyse: How far Hitler was responsible for the outbreak of the SWW? If you like this resource then why not check out my other resources on this topic in my TES shop. You can also follow 'The History Academy' on Twitter, Google Plus, YouTube and Facebook for the latest updates or even to get in touch and chat about how you have used this resource or to ask questions. We aim to produce cheap and affordable resources for either the price of a good cup of coffee or a happy meal so that you can spend more time doing the things that you want. Anyway, have fun and stay in touch via social media for the latest updates. Kind Regards Roy

By Roy_Huggins