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Britain's Iron and Steel Industry 1700 - 1900

Britain's Iron and Steel Industry 1700 - 1900

These beautifully illustrated resources are a must have for anyone teaching this topic. The tasks and activities have been written to appeal to the full spectrum of ability. The information covered looks at the development of the iron industry from its early begins usual charcoal to the improvements made by key inventors from Abraham Darby, Henry Cort, James Neilson, James Nasmyth and Henry Bessemer. Each new method of production is explained with beautiful illustrations and appropriate links to flash animation and video clips. The aims and objectives for these resources are: Theme: Why did Britain have an Industrial Revolution 1750 - 1900? Know: Why did Britain's iron and steel industry change 1700 - 1900? Understand: How did each new method contribute to the changes in the iron and steel industry? Evaluate: What part did the industry play in the Industrial Revolution? WILF: What Am I Looking For? Identify and describe: Why did the iron and steel industry change? Explain: How did each new method contribute to the changes in the iron and steel industry? Analyse: What part did the iron and steel industry play in Britain's Industrial Revolution?
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Worksheet: The Iron & Steel Industry 1700 - 1850

Worksheet: The Iron & Steel Industry 1700 - 1850

This lesson resource has been designed to help students studying the changes to the iron and steel industry 1700 - 1850. It can be used with the full spectrum of ability, but the text level would better suit middle to upper ability students. If you like this resource, I have also produced a PowerPoint and a card sort, which provide additional differentiation. These can be purchased separately or as a package under the same title . When you purchase this resource you will be able to download a three page worksheet. This beautifully illustrated resource includes an introduction, which explains why there was an increased demand for iron and steel in this period. The rest of the worksheet looks in turn at the introduction of each new method and explains why it was invented and the impact that it had on the iron and steel industry. Each section is beautifully illustrated with images that can be easily photocopied in either colour or black and white. The activity section includes eight questions. The first question can be used as a starter. The second question tries to get students to explain the link between the population increase, the Industrial Revolution and the demand for more iron. The third and fourth questions makes the link between the shortage of charcoal and the need for a new method. Question five is a table summary exercise, which focuses on each of the methods of production. Whilst questions six is designed to get students to study a source and draw conclusions to explain the importance of the iron and steel industry to Britain's Industrial Revolution. The final questions look at the historical importance of Abraham Darby's Ironbridge. The aims and objectives for this lesson are: Theme: Why did Britain have an industrial revolution 1750 - 1900? Know: Why did Britain's iron and steel industry change 1700 - 1900? Understand: How did each new method contribute to the changes in the iron and steel industry? Evaluate: What part did the iron and steel industry play in Britain's Industrial Revolution? WILF: What Am I Looking For? Identify and describe: Why did Britain's iron and steel industry change 1700 - 1900 Explain: How did each new method contribute to the changes in the iron and steel industry? Analyse: What part did the iron and steel industry play in Britain's Industrial Revolution? If you like this resource then why not check out my other resources on this topic in my TES shop. You can also follow 'The History Academy' on Twitter, Google Plus, YouTube and Facebook for the latest updates or even to get in touch and chat about how you have used this resource or to ask questions. We aim to produce cheap and affordable resources for either the price of a good cup of coffee or a happy meal so that you can spend more time doing the things that you want. Kind Regards Roy
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Entrepreneurs - Research lesson Citizenship / PSHE / Careers

Entrepreneurs - Research lesson Citizenship / PSHE / Careers

Citizenship PSHE Resources: 1 hour PP, worksheets, clips, well differentiated, KS3/ KS4. You will need computers for this lesson, which can run over a couple of hours if completed fully with the presentations being shown to the rest of the class. Many more inexpensive and free resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :)
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Workplace skills - Enterprise - Careers

Workplace skills - Enterprise - Careers

Citizenship/PSHE/Careers resources: 1 hour PP, worksheets, clips, well differentiated, KS3/ KS4. These resources have been designed to be engaging, detailed and easy to follow. All our resources are editable (so easy to adapt for your classes) and are designed to last one hour each. You can find many more inexpensive and free PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :) Or you can check out some of our most popular PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources below: Mental Health PSHE Bundle 1 Whole Year of PSHE Resources British Values Citizenship Bundle Careers, Employment and Enterprise Bundle Islam Bundle Sex and Relationships Education
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Understanding Trade - What are the UK's biggest exports?

Understanding Trade - What are the UK's biggest exports?

This resource is designed for upper KS2 and lower KS3 children. It is part of a wider unit called Understanding Trade. The presentation starts by recapping what imports and exports are. It goes on to look at the UK's top ten exports - mainly manufactured products - and the human and physical factors which help UK exports in this area. In the activity, children use Microsoft PowerPoint to create a table of the UK's top ten exports. They then use an online chart maker to produce either a pie chart or bar graph to illustrate this data. The activity is differentiated three ways. If you like this resource, please review it. If you have any suggestions or feedback, contact me at eddiebray@yahoo.co.uk
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Understanding Trade - Sequencing the chocolate supply chain

Understanding Trade - Sequencing the chocolate supply chain

This resource is designed for upper KS2 and lower KS3 children. It is part of a wider unit called Understanding Trade. First the presentation asks children to consider how everyday products arrive in our supermarkets. It then introduces and explains the concept of 'supply chains'. Two group activities challenge children to order both the banana and chocolate supply chains. An accompanying writing activity is based on 'The Story of Our Chocolate Journey' (available on YouTube). It challenges children to sequence and explain the processes involved in the chocolate supply chain. It is differentiated three ways: LA - Children use a writing frame MA - Children use vocabulary prompts (sequenced) UA - Children use vocabulary prompts (unsequenced) If you like this resource, please review it. If you have any suggestions or feedback, contact me at eddiebray@yahoo.co.uk
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Enterprise Bundle - Careers

Enterprise Bundle - Careers

PSHE / Citizenship Enterprise Resources: 5x Complete 1 hour lessons with Powerpoints, clips and worksheets, suitable for KS3/4, with a variety of different level tasks for MA,LA or Core, all differentiated to 3 or 4 levels. Designed to fit Ofsted criteria for' Good' or above. I will be adding more Enterprise lessons to this as I complete the unit so if you buy this the extra can be downloaded for free as they appear in the bundle. Many more inexpensive and free resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :)
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Enterprise: Enterprising Personalities - Careers

Enterprise: Enterprising Personalities - Careers

PSHE / Citizenship Resources: 1 hour PP, worksheets, clips, well differentiated, KS3/ KS4. These PSHE / Citizenship resources have been designed to be engaging, detailed and easy to follow. All our resources are editable (so easy to adapt for your classes) and are designed to last one hour each. You can find many more inexpensive and free PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :) Or you can check out some of our most popular PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources below: Mental Health PSHE Bundle 1 Whole Year of PSHE Resources British Values Citizenship Bundle Careers, Employment and Enterprise Bundle Islam Bundle Sex and Relationships Education
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Understanding efficiency and specialisation

Understanding efficiency and specialisation

Economics Y6 lesson (also suitable for LKS3). Activity in which children package 'gems' in a factory, observing one another work as tables to see how efficiently they can package gemstones in set time. Children increase efficiency as they specialise and infer how factories work. Worksheet included. Suitable for MA/HA.
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End of Term Huge English Mega Bundle

End of Term Huge English Mega Bundle

End of Term Huge English Mega Bundle Grab yourself a fantastic offer in this end of year mega bundle download! £51.15 for £8.99!!!! A massive 82% saving!! Get yourself ahead of the game for next year and then relax and enjoy the holidays! See the links for further details. For a range of other interesting lessons and great resources visit my page here: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EngageinEnglish
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Employability / Work Skills - Careers/PSHE

Employability / Work Skills - Careers/PSHE

More added! 11x fully resourced lessons: 11x 1hr PowerPoints, 40 worksheets, 14 clip links with differentiated questions, all activities differentiated with clear LOs to three levels of measurable progress. All with starters, plenaries - planned to be Good-Outstanding (as well as enjoyable) throughout. There's easily 20 hours worth of planning gone into this, so I hope it saves you time and you find it value for money. Many more inexpensive and free resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :)
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