GCSE/iGCSE history

Prepare your history classes ahead of this year’s exams with this selection of ready-to-use revision resources. From presentations and practice questions to in-class activities, there’s something to engage every student.

GCSE and iGCSE history revision resources

Teacher-led history revision lessons

Edexcel GCSE 9-1 History Crime and Punishment c1000-c1700
PlanMyLesson .

Edexcel GCSE 9-1 History Crime and Punishment c1000-c1700

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This Bundle includes all of the teaching material for the first two sections of the Crime and Punishment c1000-present Paper 1 topic. 16 fully resourced lessons and a unit guide >. The Lessons include PowerPoints, key word lists, self assessment grids, example questions, card sorts, worksheets a...
AQA History GCSE B '5 a day' starters revision pack.
awhite129

AQA History GCSE B '5 a day' starters revision pack.

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Various 5 questions per sheet to use as a starter for lessons to aid revision and recall. Idea is to use one of these per lesson. Idea seen on twitter but adapted for History AQA. Questions relate to AQA History GCSE Modern World: Topic 1: The Origins of the First World War c1890 1914 Top...
Edexcel History - Paper 2 - Exam Planning Cheat Sheets
Ash Andrew

Edexcel History - Paper 2 - Exam Planning Cheat Sheets

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Cheat sheets are an effective means of preparing students for their Edexcel 9-1 history exams. These easy to use sheets can provide students with a framework for planning answers to potential exam questions as part of their revision. Teachers can issue these templates to students alongside a li...
Nazi Germany - GCSE History - The Rise of Hitler (11 lessons)
Bateman4000

Nazi Germany - GCSE History - The Rise of Hitler (11 lessons)

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11 one-hour-long lessons, well-researched and cross referenced with 3 new spec revision guides. Lesson topics include: The appeal of Hitler. The early Nazi Party. Munich Beer Hall Putsch. Nazis in the lean years. The Great Depression. Why people voted for the Nazis. How Hitler became Chancell...
Cold War Revision Lesson
BenPhilcox

Cold War Revision Lesson

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Aimed for GCSE, this lesson is based around the concept of a revision clock, and is differentiated into 3 different ones, based on lower, mid and higher ability. Instructions are all in the presentation.

Knowledge organisers for history

Fun Stalin's Russia Card Game - 61 cards
Daniel Guiney

Fun Stalin's Russia Card Game - 61 cards

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Teeming with precise and carefully selected evidence my students love playing this game to boost subject knowledge. There are sixty one cards (which work best when cut out and laminated) and they are colour coordinated into categories: rise to power, purges, WWII, industry/agriculture, and culture. ...
Evidence Usefulness Mat KS3/KS4 Edexcel 1-9 Source based questions.
RAResources

Evidence Usefulness Mat KS3/KS4 Edexcel 1-9 Source based questions.

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This sheet is to be given to help students in KS3/4 who will be going on to take the Edexcel GCSE 1-9. It includes a 'how to' section for the 4 source type questions the students will have at GCSE, types of evidence and how to evaluate the usefulness of evidence. Along with a collection of key terms...
International Relations Revision place-mats (GCSE)
matthew_nolan

International Relations Revision place-mats (GCSE)

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This revision resource consists of six place-mats with all the key information needed for an exam in international relations. These were created for the Cambridge IGCSE however they are of use to any exam board. The topics covered are: Were the Peace Treaties of 1919-23 fair? To what extent...
IGCSE USA 1918-1941 Knowledge Organiser
Chris Beach

IGCSE USA 1918-1941 Knowledge Organiser

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Edexcel IGCSE Knowledge Organiser Full Course - Follows Edexcel textbook Links at the top to video playlists, quizlet flash cards sets and example exam questions May want to delete the textbook link Sound not working, haven t uploaded sound files. Can send if you want them - message me through here.

Student-led history revision activities

Anglo-Saxon  Society: Booklet (edexcel GCSE 9-1)
sonnysimpson

Anglo-Saxon Society: Booklet (edexcel GCSE 9-1)

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An information booklet containing activities after each topic. Perfect to use as a worksheet, revision booklets or to copy and paste into lesson slides. Topics Covered; The Social System The Power of the English Monarchy Government Earldoms Local Government Life in Anglo-Saxon Eng...
Medicine through Time - Individuals flash cards
Polly James

Medicine through Time - Individuals flash cards

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These cards include information about the (approx) 100 individuals (!) that students learn about during the 'old' Medicine through Time course. However, it can easily be adapted for the new Health and the People course by removing all of the Ancient World ones (apart from Hippocrates and Galen). ...
Power and the People Revision Guide
PilgrimHistory

Power and the People Revision Guide

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* This 33 page revision guide covers the syllabus for AQA GCSE Britain: Power and the People, c.1170 to the present day. * The Guide is broken down into four sections: challenging authority and feudalism, challenging royal authority, reform and reformers and equality and rights. The Guide starts by...
Elizabethan England- Revision
ChelseaBear1

Elizabethan England- Revision

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Here you will find a revision booklet for Edexcel's Early Elizabethan England (1-9) Key Question 1. I have summarised the first key question into smaller sections and created an activities booklet which can be used alongside to prompt pupils to test their knowledge of the topic.
IGCSE History content and revision
StuartRatcliffe

IGCSE History content and revision

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A booklet covering the 2015- 17 iGCSE History syllabus, with Germany 1918-1945 as the chosen depth study. Note that the new 2015 content on the Middle East is not yet included. Updated 28th July 2016 - Treaty of Versailles section updated, new graphics and information. Any queries contact me ...
Elizabethan England Revision Flashcards AQA GCSE 9-1
PilgrimHistory

Elizabethan England Revision Flashcards AQA GCSE 9-1

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* I have produced these flashcards in another and lasting bid to get my Year 11 s revising and focusing on the forthcoming Mocks and AQA GCSE History Elizabethan England 9-1 exam. I use these 60 flashcards in revision sessions and intervention after school. They have proved a great success and it ...

Revision games for history

Ancient Medicine: Monopoly Revision Game
dmoorhouse

Ancient Medicine: Monopoly Revision Game

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A game based loosely on the board game. This activity is an engaging method of revisiting key elements of Medicine in the Ancient World. It comes complete with rules, guidance and easy to cut out currency. Prior to playing this game my own classes have completed a research project into the Ancient W...
Conflict and Tension: Revision of Korean War
j_leemosley

Conflict and Tension: Revision of Korean War

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A lesson aimed at getting students to recap the Korean War, there are multiple board game inspired resources including, frustration, frogger, checkers, snakes and ladders and blockbuster, and battle ship. There is also a timeline for students to complete to consolidate understanding.
Elizabethan England: Emoji Revision
j_leemosley

Elizabethan England: Emoji Revision

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Created for a revision task where students roll dice to decide upon an emoji and must then link it in someway to something we have learnt about the topic e.g Ship = Spanish Armada or baby = succession crisis . It worked well with by lower ability students having something to visualize we then began ...
USA: 1920's Recap and Revision
j_leemosley

USA: 1920's Recap and Revision

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Two activities that recap the 1920's section of AQA's USA topic. The game of draughts is differentiated so that one colour of the board has harder questions than the other. The finger twister can work with the powerpoint spinner. The revision clock worksheet allows students to check how much they u...
Vietnam War: Emoji Revision
j_leemosley

Vietnam War: Emoji Revision

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Created for a after revision task where students roll dice to decide upon an emoji and must then link it in someway to something we have learnt about the topic e.g Orange =Agent Orange, or Footprints = Ho chi minh trail. It worked well with by lower ability students having something to visualize, th...
Civil Rights Learning grid revision game
KATE JONES

Civil Rights Learning grid revision game

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Dice required. Roll dice twice (or two dice) use both numbers to locate a square. How does the image link to the Civil Rights Movement? Roll dice twice again. Can you make a connection between the two pictures?

Exam questions and practice papers for history

Elizabethan Age Eduqas/WJEC 9-1 Mock Exam Paper
allenk

Elizabethan Age Eduqas/WJEC 9-1 Mock Exam Paper

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A practice mock exam paper that can be used for the new 9-1 exam. Also includes a powerpoint that can be used for a Walk-Through Mock with tips and hints on how to approach each question. Any feedback welcome!
Edexcel 9-1 GCSE - American West Revision Guide
MrThorntonTeach

Edexcel 9-1 GCSE - American West Revision Guide

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Edexcel 9-1 GCSE American West 1835-1895 New 2016 Specification Revision guide covering the complete American West topic. Contains detailed top level (Grade 9)l knowledge on all aspects of the course, covering the specification from Edexcel Includes over 30 exam questions (Consequences,...
Cambridge IGCSE History: Paper 1 /2 Structure Strips
mike Morley

Cambridge IGCSE History: Paper 1 /2 Structure Strips

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Handy structure strips that cover the different types of questions for IGCSE papers 1 / 2 in History They are very useful when preparing students for exam preparation, assessments and writing up questions in lessons. The students also use these to make their own structure strips for revision.

GCSE/iGCSE revision resources

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