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Zimbabwe coup - reading comprehension

Zimbabwe coup - reading comprehension

This reading comprehension supports a BBC Newsround text that covers the events in Zimbabwe and answers the question 'what is a coup?'. The resource contains 3 sets of questions differentiated for use throughout KS1 and 2. The resource is also suitable for supporting reading in KS3. Answers and content domain references are included for each question.
Headway_Learning
The News Quiz 13th - 20th November 2017 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Settler Starter

The News Quiz 13th - 20th November 2017 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Settler Starter

13 topical questions of the past week's news, across the UK and the world. Powerpoint so can be used on a standard whiteboard. Includes 2 literacy and 1 numeracy questions based on the other questions. Works well as a form group activity in registration time. I give sweets/reward points to the winning group! (We're not supposed to give out sweets so it's a nice 'naughty' reward for knowing about the world this week!) Created 38 school weeks of the year and uploaded to TES
mikedean
Different Types of Government

Different Types of Government

FREE today with code WOWVEMBER at the checkout! Different Types of Government Bundle. Made for KS4 but easily adapted. Suitable for Citizenship drop down days, Citizenship lessons (each lesson is at least one hour) or can be used for Citizenship GCSE as many of the topics in the new spec are covered. 5 x fully resourced, highly-rated lesson packs. All 5 lesson packs are complete with one hour-long powerpoint, accompanying differentiated worksheets, clip links with questions, plenaries, clear LOs and starters. All are well differentiated to three levels throughout to enable clear evidence of progress for all students. The lessons are: Absolute and Constitutional monarchies vs Republics and the history behind how Britain came to be a constitutional monarchy. The differences between communism and capitalism as forms of government, their advantages and disadvantages. The diffference between democracies and dictatorships and what it's like to live in a dictatorship. The different systems of voting and electoral reform and how different governments use different systems to stay in power. Many more inexpensive and free resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :)
EC_Resources
Politics + Government

Politics + Government

Massive Politics and Government Bundle. Made for KS4 but easily adapted. Suitable for Citizenship drop down days, Citizenship lessons (each lesson is at least one hour) or can be used for Citizenship GCSE as many of the topics in the new spec are covered. 9 x fully resourced, highly-rated lesson packs. All 9 lesson packs are complete with one hour-long powerpoint, accompanying differentiated worksheets, clip links with questions, plenaries, clear LOs and starters. All are well differentiated to three levels throughout to enable clear evidence of progress for all students. The lessons are: The different systems of voting and electoral reform. 2. The differences between democracies and dictatorships. 3. The organisation of British local government and how it works. 4. Absolute and Constitutional monarchies vs Republics and the history behind how Britain came to be a constitutional monarchy. 5. The differences between communism and capitalism as forms of government, their advantages and disadvantages. 6. How general elections work in the UK 7. How MPs are elected in the UK 8. How Parliament works in the UK 9. A political quiz for students to see where their own political leanings lie. Many more inexpensive and free resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :)
EC_Resources
Voting / Electoral  Systems

Voting / Electoral Systems

1x hour PP, worksheets, clips, well differentiated and easily adapted. A detailed look at First Past The Post, Proportional Representation and the advantages / disadvantages of each. 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 :)
EC_Resources
Government: Communism vs Capitalism

Government: Communism vs Capitalism

1x hour PP, worksheets, clips, well differentiated and easily adapted. Suitable as an introduction to Communism, Capitalism and a shorter introduction to Socialism. 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 :)
EC_Resources
The Geography Game

The Geography Game

The aim of The Geography Game is to teach children about the world in a fun, fast-paced and exciting way. By role playing as different countries, children will trade with each other and make decisions that may either help or hinder their country’s population or it’s productivity. Endless opportunities will arise to discuss a variety of Geography and PSHEC topics; physical and human features, morality, fair trade, poverty, governments, natural disasters and so on.
martinjgoulden
The News Quiz 30th October - 6th November 2017 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Settler Starter

The News Quiz 30th October - 6th November 2017 Form Tutor Time Topical Events Settler Starter

13 topical questions of the past week's news, across the UK and the world. Powerpoint so can be used on a standard whiteboard. Includes 3 literacy questions based on the other questions. Works well as a form group activity in registration time. I give sweets/reward points to the winning group! (We're not supposed to give out sweets so it's a nice 'naughty' reward for knowing about the world this week!) Created 38 school weeks of the year and uploaded to TES.
mikedean
Mathematics of the real world

Mathematics of the real world

excel file to support powe rpoint presentation of same name. excel file can be used independently to support teacher directed research activities
20JET12
A Warming Arctic can Actually make Our Winters Colder- Article Guide

A Warming Arctic can Actually make Our Winters Colder- Article Guide

" As the Arctic warms due to climate change, it’s causing shifts in what’s called the polar vortex—a large area of low pressure and cold air surrounding both of the Earth’s poles." Have students read the article (included as a PDF) and fill out the reflective reading guide. The reading guide is in PDF, Word and a fillable Word form. This way you can print the handout for students to write on or share it for them to easily fill out on their devices as a Word form. Afterwards you can reflect on the article as a class. Should take about 35-45 minutes This article pairs well with the following other resources of mine: 1. COWSPIRACY - The Sustainability Secret 2. Regenerative Agriculture -- A Solution to Climate Change 3. No Simple Solution to Livestock and Climate Change - Article Guide 4. The Impact of Global Meat Production- Article and Worksheet Thanks for looking! Follow me for product additions.
Busybugsy
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! An Assembly about Plastic Pollution.

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle! An Assembly about Plastic Pollution.

This is an assembly I wrote for my year 4 class production that got good reviews from the critics (parents, teachers and children!) who watched it. It could be adapted in any way you want, including for any year group in Key Stage 2 or Key Stage 3. The pack contains the following: - a Microsoft Word script (with space on the left to write children's names) and a PDF version; - a PowerPoint which has all the pictures and videos in the correct order; - and the original video files themselves (because you'll need them to link to the PowerPoint if you want it to play automatically - I couldn't find a way to do it because I converted it from a Google Slides document). Reduce, reuse, recycle!
d_bunyan
No Simple Solution to Livestock and Climate Change - Article Guide

No Simple Solution to Livestock and Climate Change - Article Guide

"Simply reducing livestock farming in developing countries will neither cut emissions nor benefit the poor, says livestock expert Carlos Seré." This article (included with this resource as a PDF) discusses the issue of climate change and animal agriculture from a non-vegan point of view. The author attempts to bring up points about agriculture and its impact on developing nations as a more complex issue. Thus, requiring a "Third Way" aside from factory farming or simple meat elimination as solutions to this global problem. The reading guide is in PDF, Word and a fillable Word form. This way you can print the handout for students to write on or share it for them to easily fill out on their devices as a Word form. Afterwards you can reflect on the article as a class or consider writing and researching what a "third way" could look like. Should take about 25-30 minutes This article pairs well with the following other resources of mine: 1. COWSPIRACY - The Sustainability Secret 2. Regenerative Agriculture -- A Solution to Climate Change 3. The Impact of Global Meat Production- Article and Worksheet 4. Meat and the Environment - Article and Reading Guide Thanks for looking! Follow me for product additions.
Busybugsy