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Finance and Politics

Finance and Politics

21 hours of lessons for KS4 PSHE and Citizenship. These are all the best EC_Resources finance and politics lessons and have been hand-picked and requested to be put in a 60% off bundle by a Tes user. Anyone else can buy it at this price too though.
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9 U.S. Wars Escape Rooms BUNDLE: 9 No Prep Activities! World Wars, Civil War

9 U.S. Wars Escape Rooms BUNDLE: 9 No Prep Activities! World Wars, Civil War

Looking for NO PREP, engaging activities to cover a variety of U.S. Wars? Want a way to make World War II or the Civil War a blast for the class? This resource includes 9 U.S. Wars Escape Rooms: Causes of the Revolutionary War Escape Room Civil War Escape Room Pearl Harbor Escape Room Vietnam Escape Room World War I Escape Room World War II Escape Room War of 1812 Escape Room Battle of Bunker Hill Escape Room French and Indian War Escape Room This 9 pack bundle of U.S. Wars Escape Rooms will take students on 9 separate secret missions around the classroom! Each escape room has students decode interesting facts about U.S. involvement in different wars like Wolrd War I or Pearl Harbor! This is the perfect resource to introduce the topic or to review the topics. Each Escape Room has students walking around the classroom breaking codes. Students are given 9 different secret code names and sent on 9 separate secret missions. The codes include ciphers, Morse code, cryptograms and a final 4 digit code based on the decoders/clues. Each clue and code is different. The codes require students to think differently to decipher or decode them. Some codes are easier than others. Some codes require critical thinking to determine what a letter/symbol stands for. Each code will reveal facts related to the topic. The use of secret code will keep your students engaged while competing to find the final code. Students can report the final code to you. If you wanted to, you could purchase a 4 digit lock that you program, but it is not necessary at all! No props needed!! Each room is a NO PREP, PRINT & GO Activity! Students are sent on 9 separate “secret missions” and given a different back story to ignite their active learning skills. They are given a code name which makes them feel as if they are part of the secret mission. Students practice hands-on, practical problem solving skills all while learning about various U.S Wars. Your students will be inspired to think outside the box! The best age range for this resource is 8+. Please look at the preview to determine if this resource works for your age group. Younger students may need some help with some of the more difficult codes. You can use the pre-labeled clues or you can challenge older kids to choose/find the decoder that works for each of the clues. A set of labeled and non-labeled decoders are included. In addition to learning or reinforcing the subject matter, my escape rooms encourage teamwork and critical thinking. As a “timed” challenge, students will be engaged from beginning to end. An answer key and teacher directions are provided. Time needed: 30-60 minutes per room Check out the individual previews and products for more specific information!
lisaf5005
The Liberal Reforms 1906 - 1914

The Liberal Reforms 1906 - 1914

These great engaging resources are designed to help students who are studying the Liberal Reforms in Britain from 1906 to 1914. They have been designed to meet the needs of the full spectrum of learners in a main stream school. For more information about these resources, please click on the resource preview.
Roy_Huggins
The Sixties Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover History Culture

The Sixties Wordsearch Sheet Starter Activity Keywords Cover History Culture

Wordsearch Puzzle sheet of keywords on the theme of ‘The Sixties’. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
20th Century History

20th Century History

13 hours of my best 20th Century History lessons. All 13 downloads contain fully resourced lesson packs - all with thoroughly differentiated powerpoints and worksheets, clip links, starters, plenaries, LOs to three levels throughout. The lessons are suitable for KS3 or 4, with some having been used for GCSE. All are amendable and editable. Designed to meet Ofsted Good-Outstanding criteria by a experienced History teacher in a UK secondary school. All lessons have been highly-rated by Tes users. This pack is created by EC Resources, the most popular Tes Resources author of last year.
History_Geek
Democracy Drop Down Day

Democracy Drop Down Day

Drop Down Day Pack - A set of 6 lessons to cover a Drop Down Day (6 hours) all about democracy, elections and voting. The Drop Down Day was put together for Year 9 originally, but all the resources are editable and well-differentiated so it could be used with any year group KS4 / KS3 with a tweak or so. The overall theme for the series of KS3 Drop Down Days was ‘British Values’, so this is just one in a series of six which ran throughout the year. The day works especially well if you can align it with voting for the student council or prefects. At the end of the sessions, after carefully studying the democratic process, the students could come down to the hall to cast their vote. There is much focus on British Values throughout the lessons as this was planned to ensure thorough coverage of Citizenship and SMSC. All these individual lessons have been rated very highly by Tes users and are tried and tested in my own department. You can find many more inexpensive and free PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources at my shop: <a href=“https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/EC_Resources”><br /> Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :)</a><br />
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Five First World War literacy lessons Year 6/7 - persuasive argument, drama, poetry, letter writing and newspaper journalism for WWI centenary

Five First World War literacy lessons Year 6/7 - persuasive argument, drama, poetry, letter writing and newspaper journalism for WWI centenary

This bundle includes five stand-alone First World War literacy lessons designed for Year 6 or 7 children, and is ideal for a week of lessons to celebrate the centenary of the end of WWI. The lessons cover a range of genres: persuasive argument, drama, poetry, letter writing and newspaper journalism. Each lesson includes a recap of the features of the genre as well as a full lesson plan and all resources needed, such as video clips, scene cards, writing frames, word banks, examples to ‘model write’ on the board with instructions, etc. I am a qualified journalist and Year 6 teacher and have received an outstanding grade in all recent observations from my head teacher and more senior outside observers. Thanks for looking!
Sammy55
First World War literacy Year 6/7 persuasive argument for WWI centenary by outstanding teacher

First World War literacy Year 6/7 persuasive argument for WWI centenary by outstanding teacher

This First World War themed literacy lesson is designed for Year 6 or 7 pupils and involves them writing a persuasive argument against continuing WWI. It includes a learning objective, differentiated success criteria, suggestions of arguments to use and a model to model write on the board with explanation of what to ‘think aloud’ while writing and which bits the children can help suggest ideas for. It also includes a word bank of persuasive connectives and rhetorical question starters, a writing frame for lower ability pupils and a plenary. I have not been observed teaching this particular lesson, but I have received an outstanding grade for all recent observations from my head teacher and more senior outside observers.
Sammy55
International Women's Day Bundle

International Women's Day Bundle

A bundle of activities for using on International Women’s Day or during Women’s History Month this March. The bundle contains: International Women’s Day Quiz (PowerPoint) International Women’s Day Assembly 100 years of voting in Britain presentation All suitable for using with KS3 or KS4.
blossomingminds
Palestine + Israel Conflict

Palestine + Israel Conflict

An hour long, fully resourced lesson with Powerpoint, differentiated tasks throughout, worksheets, clip link and accompanying task all about the history and origins of the Palestinian conflict. There is a debate focus on who is to blame and who does the land rightfully belong to, with a 20 min assessment task at the end complete with all materials to mark and feedback. Designed to meet Ofsted Good-Outstanding criteria by a experienced History teacher in a UK secondary school.
History_Geek
KS3 History Mega Bundle

KS3 History Mega Bundle

20 x fully resourced lesson packs - all complete with differentiated powerpoints and worksheets, clip links, starters, plenaries, LOs to three levels throughout. Designed to meet Ofsted Good-Outstanding criteria by a experienced History teacher in a UK secondary school. All lessons have been highly-rated by Tes users. This pack is created by EC Resources, the most popular Tes Resources author of last year.
History_Geek
Year 8 History

Year 8 History

16x fully resourced lesson packs - all complete with differentiated powerpoints and worksheets, clip links, starters, plenaries, LOs to three levels throughout. Designed to meet Ofsted Good-Outstanding criteria by a experienced History teacher in a UK secondary school. All lessons have been highly-rated by Tes users. Suitable for KS3 and easy to adapt. I'm going to keep adding to this, so if you buy it check your downloads now and again as I'll have added something new :)
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