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Remembrance Day Reading Comprehension Sample

Remembrance Day Reading Comprehension Sample

A sample of the following resource: A fact file about Remembrance Day that is also a reading comprehension. This includes three differentiated worksheets with 12 questions each and answers included to test children's comprehension knowledge as well as learning about Remembrance Day at the same time. Find the full resource at: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/remembrance-day-reading-comprehension-11754572
krisgreg30
Remembrance Day Reading Comprehension

Remembrance Day Reading Comprehension

A fact file about Remembrance Day that is also a reading comprehension. This includes three differentiated worksheets with 12 questions each and answers included to test children's comprehension knowledge as well as learning about Remembrance Day at the same time.
krisgreg30
Australia in World War I

Australia in World War I

This unit of work is designed for students of the NSW History K-10 Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum. Stage 5 Depth Study 3: Australians at War - World War I It includes: + What was Monash's role in the Battle of Hamel? Source-based activity + Why do Australians celebrate a military defeat? Source-based activity + What were the experiences of Australian POWs in WWI? Source-based activity + Was the Gallipoli evacuation a strategic success or recognition of a failed strategy? Source-based activity + Did German-Australians need to be interned in WWI? Source-based activity + What was the impact of WWI on returned servicemen? Source-based activity
WayneWoods
World War One: Life in the Trenches

World War One: Life in the Trenches

Complete lesson on what life was like for soldiers in the trenches during World War One. This lesson is full of differentiated activities. Focuses include... - Starter and plenary activities and class discussion - contextual information and hyperlinked videos - a number of detailed activities, building student understanding through focusing on what trenches were like and the experiences of those that fought there.
MrTHistory
World War One: Conscientious Objectors

World War One: Conscientious Objectors

Complete lesson on conscientious objectors. Focuses include... - Source analysis activities throughout the lesson - Contextual information - chances for reading, recording and discussion - Hyperlinked documentary and differentiated question sheets for students to answer as they watch - Plenary activity and Homework
MrTHistory
World War I- Major Battles Webquest

World War I- Major Battles Webquest

World War I- Major Battles Webquest asks students various questions about major Battles during World War I- asking students to pay particular attention to who fought vs. whom, where, important facts/ events, outcome, number of deaths/ destruction, and more- and to map the battles the Battles are: Marne Verdun Somme Passchendaele/ Ypres Christmas Truce Battle of Tannenberg Gallipoli Jutland St. Mihiel Chatteau Thierry Overall number of deaths and outcomes and theories
Linni0011
Holiday Warmups Part 1: Halloween, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

Holiday Warmups Part 1: Halloween, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas

An engaging PowerPoint to use for warmups around the different holidays during fall semester. Halloween, Thanksgiving, and Christmas each have two warmup options. Veterans Day includes an activity that is easy to expand into two warmups if desired. The warmups include a variety of activities and are filled with interesting facts such as: the worlds largest giant pumpkin (over 2,600 lbs), inscriptions on famous tombstones, how many presidents were veterans, what really happened that first Thanksgiving, the many things Batman and Santa Claus have in common, and what Hitler had to say about the Christmas Truce of 1914. Flexible and easy to adjust for time! 18 total slides plus two optional handouts to make your life easier. Grab Part 1 in time for the holidays this year and check back soon for part two!
jenna_mackay
AnimalKind lesson plan 21: History detectives

AnimalKind lesson plan 21: History detectives

AnimalKind lesson plan 21 (from a set of 23) View/order the accompanying resources and AnimalKind film at: www.animalkind.org.uk Objectives: • To interpret a range of historical sources concerning the role of animals in WWI. • To understand how animals were used in that conflict and to appreciate that there are differing, contrasting interpretations of their role. Curriculum links: HISTORY KS2: To construct informed responses that involve thoughtful selection and organisation of relevant historical information. To understand how our knowledge of the past is constructed from a range of sources. ENGLISH: Spoken language years 1-6
AnimalAidMark