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50 Primary Sources: Henry VIII and the English Reformation

50 Primary Sources: Henry VIII and the English Reformation

Tired of spending hours searching for primary sources to use in your lessons? The 50 Primary Sources series might be just what you are looking for! A collection of over 50 primary sources covering the reign of Henry VIII, focusing on the English Church and the break with Rome. Each source has been rendered into modern English, ready for you to use. The sources are a fantastic resource at any level, and have been designed so that they can even be used with the AQA AS Level History 7041: Religious Conflict and the Church in England.
LittlePlatoons
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
Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, L5: Law Enforcement and Bloody Code

Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, L5: Law Enforcement and Bloody Code

Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, 1000 to present - Topic 2: Crime and Punishment in Early Modern England, 1500-1700 - Lesson 5 - Law Enforcement and the Bloody Code This is the fifth of five lessons in this topic, including... - In depth examination of how effective law enforcement was - trials and policing - Analysis of the introduction and use of the 'Bloody Code' , as well as other punishments - Exam skills and practice exam questions The lesson is full of reading, discussion opportunities, hyperlinked videos and a number of different activities for students to complete throughout the lesson.
MrTHistory
Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, Lesson 4: Witches

Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, Lesson 4: Witches

Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, 1000 to present - Topic 2: Crime and Punishment in Early Modern England, 1500-1700 - Lesson 4 - Witches This is the fourth of five lessons in this topic, including... - 'Do Now' Starter - Analysis of attitudes toward witches and why people were accused - Examination of why witchcraft was viewed more seriously and therefore punished more harshly. - Case Study investigation of Matthew Hopkins and the trials that took place - Plenary and Homework The lesson is full of reading, discussion opportunities, hyperlinked videos and a number of different activities for students to complete throughout the lesson.
MrTHistory
Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, Lesson 3: Vagabonds

Edexcel GCSE Crime & Punishment, Topic 2: Early Modern England, Lesson 3: Vagabonds

Edexcel GCSE Crime and Punishment, 1000 to present - Topic 2: Crime and Punishment in Early Modern England, 1500-1700 - Lesson 3 - Vagabonds This is the third of five lessons in this topic, including... - 'Do Now' Starter - Analysis of who vagabonds were, why people became vagabonds and the main reasons people feared vagabonds - Examination of how the government treated vagabonds - In depth source analysis activity, requiring students to decide the real threat vagabonds posed to society - Plenary and Homework The lesson is full of reading, discussion opportunities and a number of different activities for students to complete throughout the lesson.
MrTHistory
Conflict and Tension 1918-39: The Allies and Germany's reaction to the Treaty of Versailles

Conflict and Tension 1918-39: The Allies and Germany's reaction to the Treaty of Versailles

This lesson focuses on the various attitudes and reactions of the Allies after the Treaty of Versailles was agreed and signed. To discover if they were satisfied or not with the results, the students analyse and evaluate a range of sources before coming to conclusions and judgements for each country. Students are given hints on the meaning of the sources and have to interpret their usefulness (which is the exam question 2 on the paper). The lesson comes with suggested teaching and learning strategies and answers for the differentiated questions and tasks set.
Pilgrim17
Viking Expansion Lessons 1-5 for OCR SHP B

Viking Expansion Lessons 1-5 for OCR SHP B

5 fully differentiated, easily assessed, fully resourced lessons for the Viking Expansion topic of OCR SHP B, with success criteria linked to the Ofqual grade descriptors for you to plunder and pillage. Titles objectives and success criteria below: Meet the Vikings L/O: To explore interpretations of viking culture.  - Describe the meaning of the term ‘viking’. (3)  - Explain common interpretations of Norse culture (5)  - Evaluate the truth of those interpretations. (8) Viking Homelands L/O: To explore the geography of Scandinavia and its impact on its inhabitants  - Explain the conditions of life in Scandinavia using first order concepts.(4)  - Evaluate the impact on Viking culture using second order concepts (6)  - Present sophisticated understanding of key features and characteristics of Viking Age Scandinavia (8) Longships for Long Trips L/O: To analyse what made Vikings great seafarers  - Explain aspects of the Longship’s design using key features. (5)  - Analyse why Viking longships were so effective. (6)  - Present sophisticated understanding of key features and characteristics of Viking Age seafaring.(8) Hierarchy and Class L/O: To explore the different groups in Viking society  - Demonstrate an understanding of the key features of Viking life (4)  - Compare Viking society, and groups within it (second-order) (6)  - Present sophisticated understanding of key features and characteristics of Viking Age Scandinavia (8) Gods and Worship L/O: To analyse the importance of Norse Paganism.  - Describe the key features and characteristics of Norse Paganism (4)  - Compare Norse Paganism to other faiths (second-order) (6)  - Present sophisticated understanding of key features and characteristics of Norse Paganism (8)
Porco
Hidden History, Fact or Fiction?

Hidden History, Fact or Fiction?

Presentation designed to as a useful activity as a starter or plenary activity in History. 100 statements are given with roughly 50% of them being accepted as factually correct. Statements are in chronological order. Students are challenged to use historical skills, logic and reasoning to decide if the statement is “fact” or “fiction”. If the correct response is chosen you will hear an appropriate noise and be taken directly to the next challenge. If the wrong response is chosen you will be taken to an appropriate slide and invited to try again. There is also the option of setting a number of challenges without going to the answer to allow all members of the class to participate. The whole presentation contains 103 slides and hyperlinks are embedded throughout.
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