Planning inspiration for history teachers

Refresh history lessons using this collection of schemes of work, lessons and activities for KS3, KS4 and KS5 students across a range of topics

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Schemes of work, activities and detailed lessons on popular topics to help reinvigorate your planning

When jumping between historical periods, there will always be some topics that you know like the back of your hand and others where you need to dedicate more time to planning so that you feel confident teaching them. We’ve selected a range of resources, designed to support your planning whether they spark inspiration or fill gaps in your repertoire.

Lessons 

Life in a Medieval Town
mrshopehistory

Life in a Medieval Town

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This lesson has been created for KS3 students and covers life in Medieval England. The purpose of the lesson is to get students to consider how life could be viewed as both healthy and unhealthy in Medieval England using source statements. Students initially search for Medieval public health fea...
The Peasants' Revolt
Phil @icHistory

The Peasants' Revolt

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A challenging 'code breaker' text sort with various option to review the event. Did Wat Tyler spit at the king? You may also find useful You may also find useful Holocaust Full Pack - 100 page teaching pack + Anne Frank + activities + skills https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/-126...
The Murder of Thomas Becket
hellomisshumanities

The Murder of Thomas Becket

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This lesson bundle includes: *Powerpoint of the Lesson* * Interactive Murder Case File for students to gather information about the murder victim* *PDF of sources to carry out source analysis*
Cold War : Salami Tactics
History_Geeks

Cold War : Salami Tactics

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A detailed and well differentiated editable history lesson all about the expansion of Soviet Russia and the tactics used in order to form satellite states and add further to the USSR. The lesson lasts one hour and is very easy to just pick up and use. The lesson is suitable for any KS3 class and ...
GCSE History: Medicine through Time - Key Topic 5 - World War I
Robert Redfield

GCSE History: Medicine through Time - Key Topic 5 - World War I

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8 one-hour-long lessons, well-researched and cross referenced with five revision guides. Lesson layout and resources are very similar and designed for delivering a lot of content to lower and middle ability students, however, there is plenty of stretch and challenge for higher ability students. Ever...