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.

KS3 resources

KS3 History - The Black Death Full scheme of work
jillyjones1987

KS3 History - The Black Death Full scheme of work

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7 Lessons with PowerPoints, worksheets, starters and plenaries, success criteria and teachers notes. Written for SEN KS3 students, this scheme of work would last my students a short term as some lessons may go over into two. Written for SEN students it is very bright,colourful and animated, appeali...
History Skills
History_Geeks

History Skills

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4 hours of very detailed, well differentiated and editable lessons with 4x PowerPoints, worksheets and also clip tasks and engaging group and individual activities . This history unit introduces students to a wide range of skills using content with an archaeology focus and is suitable for any KS3 Hi...
The Holocaust Scheme of Work
BenPhilcox

The Holocaust Scheme of Work

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Scheme of Work on the Holocaust, used for Year 9. Resources are differentiated for different abilities, with various activities and worksheets to class whole-class learning. Includes some resources from the Holocaust Trust.

KS4 resources

All the Germany 1918-45 topics on one page
lighthousekeeper

All the Germany 1918-45 topics on one page

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Mindmap of all the Weimar Republic and Nazi Germany topics for GCSE, including pointers to key questions for each sub-topic. Created originally for EdExcel iGCSE Development of Germany, but equally applicable for AQA / OCR / SHP Depth Studies with a little tweaking. Handy for planning or revisio...
KS4 History Scheme of Work - Bosnia Conflict
Francis Gunther-McMahon

KS4 History Scheme of Work - Bosnia Conflict

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This is a fully resourced and differentiated mini-scheme of work designed as a follow up to a Scheme of Work on the Holocaust, examining the Bosnia genocide. It includes 4 lessons: Lesson 1 - Background to the Genocide Lesson 2 - Comparison to the Holocaust Lesson 3 - UN intervention Lesson 4 - Ple...
KS4 - GCSE History - Elizabethan England - Education
HistoryTeacherToday

KS4 - GCSE History - Elizabethan England - Education

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This lesson was planned for the Edexcel 9-1 Elizabethan England unit. Starter activity allows students to reflect on Elizabeth's successes and consider how significant they were. Main lesson focuses on the availability and impact of Education. To allow independent work students can work through...

Post-16 resources

Witch Craze History revision workbook for A level
chuckstermoose

Witch Craze History revision workbook for A level

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Detailed revision workbook for A level History Edexcel paper 3 Advice on source questions Activities and information on breadth and depth studies Two example essays lots of exam questions key terms glossary information comes from a range of textbooks and resources that I have used and...