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Year 6 Comprehension Bundle Number TWO

Year 6 Comprehension Bundle Number TWO

9 wonderful narrative and non-fiction texts and comprehensions from classic authors including: Charles Dickens, Michael Morpurgo, JM Barrie, E Nesbit, Elizabeth Laird and Frances Hodgson Burnett. All comprehension focus on two reading assessment domains 2B (retrieval questions) and 2D (inference) questions and trademark flashcards with key words and phrases.
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Oranges in No Man's Land by Elizabeth Laird Comprehension KS2

Oranges in No Man's Land by Elizabeth Laird Comprehension KS2

A wonderful novel based on true events by award-winning author Elizabeth Laird. The extract touches on many modern themes: Loss, civil war, refugees. Ideal for an English lesson, whole class reading/guided reading, homework, tuition or intervention. The comprehension questions focus on assessment domains 2B (retrieval questions) and 2D (inferential questions). Includes flashcards of key words and phrases to help with explicit vocabulary teaching. The flashcards come with pictures drawn by a professional children's illustrator, contextualised sentences, definitions from the Oxford dictionary, word origins, root words, prefixes, suffixes, synonyms, antonyms, word family, phrases/idioms and word classes.
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Challenging Royal Authority

Challenging Royal Authority

This bundle contains two lessons on the American Civil War and five lessons on the English Civil War. Originally designed for the AQA GCSE Paper 2 (Thematic Studies, Power and the People, Challenging Royal Authority) however these resources could be used for any Key Stage 3, 4 or 5 lesson on both the American and English Civil War. Lessons include a range of differentiated activities (e.g. chat-show style activities, market place activities, drawing tasks, vanishing clozes, think-pair-share tasks, interpretation tasks, Venn Diagrams, mock trials, dictagloss etc.) as well as exam-style questions and mark schemes.
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The American Civil War Lesson 2: Short-term and Long-term impacts

The American Civil War Lesson 2: Short-term and Long-term impacts

This is the second lesson out of two on the American Civil War (although this lesson could easily take up two lessons alone). This lesson looks at the short-term and long-term causes of the American Civil War. Originally designed for the AQA GCSE Paper 2 (Thematic Studies, Power and the People, Challenging Royal Authority) however these resources could be used for any Key Stage 3, 4 or 5 lesson on the American Civil War. The lesson looks at the short-term and long-term impacts of the American Revolution (through a chat-show type activity were pupils are play different characters and discuss how they have been affected by the American Revolution). The lesson also looks at the long-term effects of the American Revolution on the USA and Britain through a card-sort activity. Finally, there is an exam-style question: “Explain the significance of the American Civil War” with an accompanying mark scheme for peer marking.
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U.S. Civil War Escape Room - No Prep!

U.S. Civil War Escape Room - No Prep!

The Civil War Escape Room will take students on a secret mission around the classroom! This escape room has students decode interesting facts about the Civil War. The Civil War Escape Room has students walking around the classroom breaking codes. Students are given a secret code name and sent on a secret mission. 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 interesting facts about the Civil War. 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!! This is a NO PREP, PRINT & GO Activity! Students are sent on a “secret mission” and given a 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 the Civil War. 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 for differentiation. Once your students try one of my escape rooms, they will beg for more! This activity is for all types of learners, especially kinesthetic. 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 Perfect Front-Loading Activity! A 30 page PDF is included.
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French and Indian War Lapbook

French and Indian War Lapbook

The French and Indian war was the name given by American historians to the North American colonial wars between Great Britain and France in the late 17th and the 18th century. Use this hands-on tool to explore this time in history. Designed for 3rd - 6th grade, but could easily be adapted for older students as well. Includes all necessary templates, Student instructions and Teacher's/Study Guide. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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America Through the Centuries:  1800s Lapbook

America Through the Centuries: 1800s Lapbook

Ever wanted to take a comprehensive look at each century in American History? Then this series is for you. Continuing with the 1800s, each of these Lapbooks takes an in depth look at America in each century. Included are major events, famous people, major inventions, as well as a look at food, clothing and housing in each era. Includes a complete Study Guide, as well as all instructions and templates. This product can stand alone or be used as a supplement to any other history curriculum. Depending on the maturity level of the child and the parent involvement, this product could be used with K-8th grade, and it is easy to alter for upper and lower grades. This ebook format includes a downloadable PDF file. Just follow the instructions, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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Equality - Reading Comprehension Worksheets / Informational Texts

Equality - Reading Comprehension Worksheets / Informational Texts

This bundle includes different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore the concept of equality and inequality through the history of human rights and any form of modern injustice such as child labour. After carefully reading each story / text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, matching exercises and engage in in-depth classroom discussions on topics relevant to each text. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
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Spanish-American War Interactive Foldable Booklets

Spanish-American War Interactive Foldable Booklets

Your student will create three interactive foldable booklets where he can document what he is learning about the Spanish-American War. Resource links provided. Booklets cover the following: • Spanish-American War facts, including causes, combatants, important dates, outcome, and fun facts. • Famous men and women of the Spanish-American War, including Valeriano Weyler, Grito De Balintawak, Jose Marti, William McKinley, Commodore Dewey, Theodore Roosevelt, William Randolph Hearst, Enrique Dupue De Lome, and more. • Important battles of the Spanish-American War, including Sinking of the Battleship Maine, Battle of Las Guasimas, Battle of Santiago, and more. This product is a downloadable ebook in PDF format. Just follow the instructions as you print, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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American Civil War Interactive Foldable Booklets

American Civil War Interactive Foldable Booklets

Your student will create three interactive foldable booklets where he can document what he is learning about the American Civil War. Resource links provided. Booklets cover the following: • American Civil War facts, including causes, combatants, important dates, outcome, and fun facts. • Famous men and women of the American Civil War, including, Ulysses S. Grant, Stonewall Jackson, Abraham Lincoln, Jefferson Davis, Robert E. Lee, Harriet Tubman, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Mary Todd Lincoln, and more. • Important battles of the American Civil War, including Fort Sumter, Gettysburg, Sherman’s March to the Sea, and more. This product is a downloadable ebook in PDF format. Just follow the instructions as you print, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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War of 1812 Interactive Foldable Booklets

War of 1812 Interactive Foldable Booklets

Your student will create three interactive foldable booklets where he can document what he is learning about the War of 1812. Resource links provided. Booklets cover the following: • War of 1812 facts, including causes, combatants, important dates, outcome, and fun facts. • Famous men and women of the War of 1812, including James Madison, Andrew Jackson, William Henry Harrison, Francis Scott Key, Isaac Brock, Dolly Madison, Tecumseh, and more. • Important battles of the War of 1812, including Battle of Lake Erie, Battle of Washington DC, Battle of Baltimore, Battle of New Orleans, and more. This product is a downloadable ebook in PDF format. Just follow the instructions as you print, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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French and Indian War Interactive Foldable Booklets

French and Indian War Interactive Foldable Booklets

Your student will create 3 interactive foldable booklets where he can document what he is learning about the French and Indian War. Resource links provided. Booklets cover the following: • French and Indian War facts, including causes, combatants, important dates, outcome, and fun facts. • Famous men and women of the French and Indian War, including George Washington, Edward Braddock, James Wolfe, Jeffery Amherst, Marquis De Montcalm, Chief Pontiac, Robert Dinwiddie, John Forbes, and more. • Important battles of the French and Indian War, including Fort Necessity, Fort Niagara, Fort Frontenac, Montreal, Quebec, and more. This product is a downloadable ebook in PDF format. Just follow the instructions as you print, cut, fold, glue, and create!
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