All instructions are on the powerpoint. I got the children to teach each other about a specific aspect relating to the Aztecs. I printed the attached sheet and cut it up then put the kids into groups. They then had to write as much information down as possible so that they could 'teach&' the other kids in a different group. Worked really well and the class enjoyed the activity.
Powerpoint that tells the story of Howard Carter discovering the Tomb and asks children to empathise with what he was feeling and write his diary.
I included the sound effect of a beating heart when Carter first looks through the hole to build up the suspense. I also used a video clip from You Tube -film about Carter discovering tomb.
Collaborative learning activity where pupils work in groups to become expert in one aspect of life and then teach others. Culminates in final assessed piece as the write a report as a Roman detailing what they have found out about Egypt.
Lesson based around 2 video links from BBC Class clips and using the Minds and Machines Text book to support.
Task 1 considers Britain's involvement in China and the Opium Wars.
Task 2 looks at Livingstone in Africa
Task 3 asks pupils to consider whether the Empire was a force for good or not.
Goes from the dinosaurs through key periods of history to the present day. Use MS Word to adapt it.
I have added the Stone, Bronze, Iron and Middle Ages to the updated version. As well as the first public railway in 1825, England winning the World Cup in 1966 and the 2012 Olympics.