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#### Women's History Month: Escape Room - Social Studies

This breakout escape room is a fun way for students to test their knowledge with the many famous women throughout history. Women Included: ♦ Amelia Earhart ♦ Betsy Ross ♦ Clara Schumann ♦ Eleanor Roosevelt ♦ Elizabeth Coleman ♦ Frida Kahlo ♦ Harriet Tubman ♦ Helen Keller ♦ Joan of Arc ♦ Mae Jemison ♦ Marie Curie ♦ Margaret Thatcher ♦ Maya Angelou ♦ Mother Teresa ♦ Rosalind Franklin ♦ Rosa Parks ♦ Sacagawea ♦ Sally Ride ♦ Sojourner Truth ♦ Susan B. Anthony Contents: ♦ Teacher Instructions with Usage Guide and FAQ ♦ 20 Multiple Choice Questions ♦ 5 Decoders for each of the 5 Levels ♦ Student Recording Sheet and Teacher Answer Key ♦ Link to an optional, but recommended, digital breakout room

#### Royal Wedding Maths Lesson

**L.O: **I can apply my mathematics skills to practical problem solving. S.C I can choose the perfect wedding venue using my knowledge of area and perimeter. I can find the correct measurements for the wedding cake using my knowledge of shapes I can select the cheapest option out of two given options. I can apply all my mathematical skills effectively. I can present my work at a high standard. I can work effectively and collaboratively in a group. Curriculum Links: Number: • Solve number and practical problems that recognising numbers, addition, multiplication and division. • Solve addition and subtraction multi-step problems in contexts, deciding which operations and methods to use and why. Geometry: • Illustrate and name parts of circles, including radius, diameter and circumference and know that the diameter is twice the radius. • To be able to work out the perimeter, area, circumpherence, diameter and the volume of shapes. Ratio and proportion: • Solve problems involving unequal sharing and grouping using knowledge of fractions and multiples. Following the latest news report that Meghan Markle’s dad has had to pull out of the wedding, I have created a maths lesson for Year 6. As their SATs are finished it would be nice for them to start project like activites. This puts the pupils in place of the wedding planner meaning that they have to use a range of mathematical skills. They work in groups and give a formal presentation at the end explaining their working out and the reasons for making the choices they have. They will do this lesson Friday so there is an emphasis of there only being one day left so they have to work quickly and efficiently. I hope you enjoy this! I have attached a detailed lesson plan which makes everything clear.

#### First Thanksgiving: Escape Room - Social Studies

This breakout escape room is a fun way for students to test their knowledge with the first Thanksgiving. Contents: ♦ Teacher Instructions with Usage Guide and FAQ ♦ 20 Multiple Choice Questions ♦ 5 Decoders for each of the 5 Levels ♦ Student Recording Sheet and Teacher Answer Key ♦ Link to an optional, but recommended, digital breakout room

#### Civil Rights: Escape Room - Social Studies

This breakout escape room is a fun way for students to test their knowledge with the major historical figures and events during the Civil Rights Movement. Contents: ♦ Teacher Instructions with Usage Guide and FAQ ♦ 20 Multiple Choice Questions ♦ 5 Decoders for each of the 5 Levels ♦ Student Recording Sheet and Teacher Answer Key ♦ Link to an optional, but recommended, digital breakout room

#### Holocaust - Nazi Propaganda

This is a lesson I designed for an OFSTED inspection in 2014. The lesson is more catered for KS3 students that are learning about the Holocaust and Nazi Propaganda and at the same time developing skills associated with History.

#### The Reformation - Henry breaking from Rome

This is a booklet I designed for KS3 students learning the Tudors. The focus is to understand the Reformation - causes / key events / consequences

#### Black History Month: Escape Room - Social Studies

This breakout escape room is a fun way for students to test their knowledge of the many African American figures throughout history. Full “Letter” sized cards as well as smaller sized cards are provided. African American Figures Included: Barack Obama, Booker T. Washington, Colin Powell, Condoleezza Rice, Elizabeth Coleman, Frederick Douglass, George Washington Carver, Harriet Tubman, Jackie Robinson, Jeanette Epps, Jesse Owens, Louis Armstrong, Marcus Garvey, Martin Luther King Jr., Maya Angelou, Rosa Parks, Sarah Elizabeth Goode, Scott Joplin, Sojourner Truth, Thurgood Marshall, W. E. B. Du Bois, William Still, Contents: ♦ Teacher Instructions with Usage Guide and FAQ ♦ 20 Multiple Choice Questions ♦ 5 Decoders for each of the 5 Levels ♦ Student Recording Sheet and Teacher Answer Key ♦ Link to an optional, but recommended, digital breakout room

#### 19th-Early 20th Century Society in Britain: Class Structure, Chartists and Attitudes towards Women

This lesson has been designed as the first in a KS3 unit of work on Women’s fight for suffrage in the early 20th Century. It is titled ‘19th-Early 20th Century Society in Britain: Class Structure, Chartists and Attitudes towards Women’. Key focuses include: … Class structure (Activity) … Chartism (information and discussion) … Attitudes towards women (source analysis and activity) … Introductions to the Suffragists and the Suffragettes … Plenary and homework Thanks.

#### GCSE 9-1 Anglo Saxon & Norman England: Norman changes to government

GCSE Anglo Saxon and Norman England New 2016 Specification Grades 9-1 Could be used for Edexcel, AQA, WJEC, OCR etc. Full lesson investigating how the Normans changed or kept parts of the Anglo Saxon system of government Focus on centralisation of power, reducing power of Earls, Regents, Shire Reeves and the Forest Laws. Discussion of change and continuity in governance, leading to a return to the 16 Mark Question on power. All lesson activities and resources included. Part of Anglo Saxon and Norman England 3, Norman England Please see my other lessons &amp; resources Feedback welcome

#### GCSE 9-1 Anglo Saxon & Norman England: The Normanisation of the Church

GCSE Anglo Saxon and Norman England New 2016 Specification Grades 9-1 Could be used for Edexcel, AQA, WJEC, OCR etc. Full lesson investigating how the church in England was Normanised, looking at the problems in the Anglo Saxon Church, Lanfranc’s appointment and students complete a roadmap to show the Normanisation of the Church All lesson activities and resources included. Part of Anglo Saxon and Norman England 3, Norman England Please see my other lessons &amp; resources Feedback welcome

#### GCSE 9-1 Anglo Saxon & Norman England: Story so far Topic 1

GCSE Anglo Saxon and Norman England New 2016 Specification Grades 9-1 Could be used for Edexcel, AQA, WJEC, OCR etc. Retrieval word fill that covers Topic 1 of the Edexcel course: Anglo Saxon Society, Politics, Power, The Godwins, Embassy to Normandy, Tostigs Rebellion, Succession Crisis, Fulford Gate, Stamford Bridge and the Battle of Hastings Print on A3 paper for students to complete Please see my other lessons &amp; resources Feedback welcome

#### GCSE 9-1 Anglo Saxon & Norman England: Who held power in Anglo Saxon England?

GCSE Anglo Saxon and Norman England New 2016 Specification Grades 9-1 Could be used for Edexcel, AQA, WJEC, OCR etc. Full lesson discussing who held power in Anglo Saxon England at the time of Edward the Confessor. Looks at the Witan, King Edward the Confessor and the Earls with a pie chart analysis to discuss their power. Mini Quiz to finish All lesson activities and resources included. Part of Anglo Saxon and Norman England 1, Anglo Saxon Society Please see my other lessons &amp; resources Feedback welcome

#### American Symbols: Escape Room - Social Studies

This breakout escape room is a fun way for students to test their knowledge with American Symbols. Full “Letter” sized cards as well as smaller sized cards are provided. American Symbols Included: Statue of Liberty, Liberty bell, White House, Mt. Rushmore, Capitol Building, Bald Eagle, Lincoln Memorial, Jefferson Memorial, American Flag, Turkey, Uncle Sam, Great Seal, Star Spangled Banner, U.S. Constitution, Washington Memorial, The Alamo, The Eye of Providence, Gateway Arch, Oak Tree, Golden Gate Bridge Contents: ♦ Teacher Instructions with Usage Guide and FAQ ♦ 20 Multiple Choice Questions ♦ 5 Decoders for each of the 5 Levels ♦ Student Recording Sheet and Teacher Answer Key ♦ Link to an optional, but recommended, digital breakout room

#### American Heroes Activity: Escape Room - Social Studies

This breakout escape room is a fun way for students to test their knowledge of the many American heroes throughout history. Full “Letter” sized cards as well as smaller sized cards are provided. American Heroes Included: Abraham Lincoln, Amelia Earhart, Benjamin Franklin, Betsy Ross, Davy Crockett, Elizabeth Coleman, Frederick Douglass, George Washington, George Washington Carver, Harriet Tubman, Jackie Robinson, Martin Luther King, Neil Armstrong, Patrick Henry, Paul Revere, Rosa Parks, Samuel Adams, Sojourner Truth, Susan B. Anthony, Thomas Jefferson Contents: ♦ Teacher Instructions with Usage Guide and FAQ ♦ 20 Multiple Choice Questions ♦ 5 Decoders for each of the 5 Levels ♦ Student Recording Sheet and Teacher Answer Key ♦ Link to an optional, but recommended, digital breakout room

#### 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.

#### King James I, 1603 - 1625

These outstanding resources look at key issues during the controversial Reign of James I. They begin by looking at the problems that he faced during his reign and the impact of the break with Rome and include his relations with Parliament, The Divine Rights of Kings, Money, taxation and religious problems. The issue of the religious problems facing James I is explored via both the Gunpowder Plot and The Pilgrim Fathers. Whilst interconnected with both these problems is popular beliefs and superstitions which is explored through my resources on Witchcraft. The overarching theme to all these resources is their link to not just the consequences of the break with Rome but ultimately the causes of the English Civil War. Please click on each resource to find out more.

#### Victorians Topic IDL Interdisciplinary Forward Plan

Complete Victorians Social Studies/Science/Literacy IDL forward plan for a first/second level (CfE) composite class. Can be easily adapted. Includes Experiences and Outcomes, Learning Intentions and Success Criteria.

#### Changes over time planning - Royal Family

Changes over time planning focusing on changes in time between the time of Queen Victoria and Queen Elizabeth the second. Includes; transport, clothes, toys and writing letters to the Queen and celebrating the royal wedding. Planned for a year 1 class.

#### KS3 Henry VIII

Five lessons well resourced and researched to create a flowing scheme of work for KS3. Each lesson is fully differentiated and includes options for SEN and LA pupils as well as challenging HA+. Pupils enjoy these lessons because they link back to prior knowledge they may have attained through primary school, activities include creating facebook conversations, carousel tasks and levelled extended writing, of which could be marked formally if you so wish. All lessons available to buy singularly for £2-£3 on my TES shop. There are some lessons missing from the SOW as a whole because I hadn’t made the other lessons from scratch, for example you may want to include lessons such as the dissolution of the monasteries, pilgrimage of grace, and others.

#### The Holocaust: Anne Frank's Experience.

This was graded an ‘outstanding’ lesson. Hook Starter to be handed to students as they enter class. Lesson Intention and differentiated outcomes. Video links are included within the presentation. This lesson could be used without the need for exercise books as it is a learning stations based lesson for the most part. Diary extracts / time line are included within this pack (other stations could include text books, laptops EG: On the Anne Frank Website an interactive tour of the Annex. I also included a ‘bigger picture’ station which showed an overview of The Holocaust though pictures etc as a whole. (All images and videos / sheets from Google / BBC Bitesize). Lesson plan included.

#### What was the British Empire?

WALT: To understand how the empire powered the Industrial Revolution MUST: Describe what the British Empire was. SHOULD: Be able to explain how the Empire made Britain rich and how it impacted other countries. COULD: Make a judgement on whether the British Empire was a good thing. .

#### Why did children work in factories?

WALT: To understand why some people opposed and some people agreed with children working in factories. MUST: Be able to describe what life was like for children in factories. SHOULD: Be able to explain why some people oppose and some people agreed with children working in factories. COULD: Evaluate the sources to support your understanding of the arguments for and against children working in factories. .

#### Persuasive writing - purposeful letters about Walter Tull and Phoebe Chapple

These resources support a set of lessons on purposeful persuasive letter writing (KS2). Based on research I did to write Vlad and the First World War, they focus on Walter Tull and Phoebe Chapple. Both could have been awarded the Military Cross, but prevailing attitudes discriminated against them. The lessons support writing a letter to persuade the Ministry of Defence to award them posthumously. It includes a set of lesson plans linked to the literacy curriculum, templates for making notes and crib sheets if you want to focus on the letter writing rather than note taking. There are website links for research and 2 videos summarising their lives. Government offices respond to letters so if sent will receive a letter back. Further resources are available on my website www.readingriddle.co.uk along with information on my books and school visits.

#### Harriet Tubman Bundle

Harriet Tubman Bundle Engaging activities

#### 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.

#### The Reign of James I 1603 - 1625

These outstanding resources look at key issues during the controversial Reign of James I. They begin bylooking at the problems that he faced during his reign and the impact of the break with Rome and include his relations with Parliament, The Divine Rights of Kings, Money, taxation and religious problems. The issue of the religious problems facing James I is explored via both the Gunpowder Plot and The Pilgrim Fathers. Whilst interconnected with both these problems is popular beliefs and superstitions which is explored through my resources on Witchcraft. The overarching theme to all these resources is their link to not just the consequences of the break with Rome but ultimately the causes of the English Civil War. Please click on each resource to find out more.

#### Life in Medieval England

This is a series of lessons I have made for teaching Medieval England at Key Stage 3. Lesson 1: Villages and Towns Lesson 2: Religion and the Church Lesson 3: Crime and Punishment Lesson 4: The Murder of Thomas Becket Lesson 5: Life as a Medieval Knight Lesson 6: King John and the Magna Carta Lesson 7: The Peasants Revolt, 1381 The lessons on Thomas Becket and King John also have newly designed assessments that reflect the demands of the new GCSE. These can be used at your discretion. Each assessment contains an in-depth mark sheet and reflection activities that will save you hours in marking. Thanks.

#### Medieval England: The Peasants Revolt, 1381

This is a fully resourced lesson on the Peasants’ Revolt of 1381. It has been desgined as part of a KS3 unit of work on Medieval England. It would also tie in well after studying the Black Death. This lesson is full of in-depth information, activities and a number of relevant education videos.

#### William Shakespeare Bundle

William Shakespeare Bundle Engaging activities

#### Book List for Key Stage 1 Topics

A list of books suitable for years 1 and 2 that link in well with curriculum topics.

Just a handy help sheet, showing 6 different women ‘who made History.’ I’m going to use this as part of a discussion on ‘International Women’s Day,’ prompting students to think about: how these women faced adversity/were ahead of their time in some way what character traits and qualities they showed what it was that gave them the strength to be courageous, despite being afraid how we can use their message to find strength and courage in our daily lives.

#### Life in Medieval England

Here I have bundled a selection of lessons designed for KS3 that examine aspects of life for people in medieval England. These are… Lesson 1 - Villages and Towns Lesson 2 - Religion and the Church Lesson 3 - Crime and Punishment Each lesson is thoroughly designed and resourced, with many different activites. Thanks.

#### 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.

#### KS3 History: How did Elizabeth I stabilise England?

KS3 History Elizabethan England, Reformation, Religious Settlement Fully resources lesson investigating how Elizabeth brought stabilty to England through the Religious Settlement Looks at how Elizabeth changed religion in England after Henry VIII, Edward VI and Mary I with a religious rollercoaster activity for students to complete. GCSE focus with narrative of changes over time (linked to Edexcel 9 to 1 GCSE) Links perfectly to 9 1 GCSE History, can serve as an excellent base for development at KS4 All lesson activities and resources included. Please see my other lessons &amp; resources Feedback welcome

#### Early Modern History Bundle

6x fully resourced lesson packs - all complete with differentiated powerpoints and worksheets, clip links, starters, plenaries, LOs to three levels throughout. These lessons cover a variety of topics with a focus on the 15-17th centuries. Designed to meet Ofsted Good-Outstanding criteria by a experienced History teacher in a UK secondary school. 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 :)