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Bertram Bile: Dead Man's Rest (Book 6)

Bertram Bile: Dead Man's Rest (Book 6)

A short story set along the River Thames, for students aged 8 and above. There is a new story available each day, and each story is available to download for free for the first five days (Repeats every 90 days). Ebook (http://amzn.to/2EVfqP5), and print versions available in regular text and giant print text. Each short story can be read alone, or as part of the series. Can be tied in with a free Skype in the Classroom session for World Book Day and World Read Aloud Day, or to invite an author into your classroom (https://education.microsoft.com/Story/SkypeLesson/?token=BBGDV) "What could possibly go wrong on a school field trip with your favourite geography teacher? Welcome to the weird and wonderful world of Bertram Bile and best friend Molly. This episode is based at Tewksbury Mead at one of the sources of the River Thames. It takes place at Grid Reference ST980994 at the Hoar Stone. #Bertram&Molly
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Evacuation to Shropshire in WWII

Evacuation to Shropshire in WWII

This lesson treats the well-known story of evacuation from the perspectives of: - how people in the country perceived evacuees - how evacuees perceived the country The children from the city experienced a totally new way of life in the country. For the people in the country, too, having so many outsiders coming into their area was a major event. These sources will show what each side thought of the evacuation.
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The Investigation of Historical Sites and Sources: New England

The Investigation of Historical Sites and Sources: New England

Unit of work on The Investigation of Historical Sites and Sources: New England. Designed for students of the NSW Modern History Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum. Preliminary Course Investigating Modern History – The Nature of Modern History Topic 1. The Investigation of Historic Sites and Sources This unit includes: + What were the responses to the Myall Creek Massacre? Source-based inquiry task + Australia on Trial: The Myall Creek Massacre. Worksheet for video + The Myall Creek Massacre Memorial Site Powerpoint presentation and activities
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The Myall Creek Massacre Memorial Site

The Myall Creek Massacre Memorial Site

Powerpoint on the Myall Creek Massacre Memorial Site. Part of unit of work on The Investigation of Historical Sites and Sources: New England. Designed for students of the NSW Modern History Syllabus for the Australian Curriculum. Preliminary Course Investigating Modern History – The Nature of Modern History Topic 1. The Investigation of Historic Sites and Sources This Powerpoint looks at the Myall Creek Massacre Memorial Site and provides students with activities: You have been employed by Gwydir Shire Council to: 1. Consult on community needs regarding the current Myall Creek Memorial site. Who would you speak to? Why? 2. Enhance the memorial. What would you do to improve the memorial? 3. Produce educational materials based on the importance of the site. What would these be?
WayneWoods
Sino-Soviet Relations, 1949-1976

Sino-Soviet Relations, 1949-1976

The Korean War, 1950-53 The Taiwan Straits Crisis of 1954-55 and 1958 Why did a Sino-Soviet split occur after 1953? The Great Leap Forward Public Dispute, 1963 and Moscow meeting, 1964 Cultural Revolution The Ussuri River Dispute, 1969 The Impact of the Sino-Soviet split on the Cold War Why did a rapprochement take place between China and the USA after 1969? What did Sino-American relations achieve between 1970 and 1976? What were the implications of the Sino-US rapprochement for US-Soviet relations?
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