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The English Civil War: The Causes of the Civil War

The English Civil War: The Causes of the Civil War

This lesson explores the problems Charles brought upon himself to cause the English Civil War. Students are given information which they have to analyse and decide how and why there were opposing views from Parliament and the King on how to run the country. The use of contemporary accounts and propaganda posters will challenge the more able as well. Students justify who in their opinion is to blame for the Civil War and demonstrate their learning at the end of the lesson using factor and function symbols. The resource comes in PDF and Powerpoint formats if there is a wish to adapt and change. If you like this resource, please visit my shop where I have created further resources on the Stuarts and the English Civil War: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/PilgrimHistory
PilgrimHistory
AQA GCSE History Elizabethan England 1568-1603

AQA GCSE History Elizabethan England 1568-1603

This revision guide covers everything in the new AQA Specification for Elizabethan England 1568-1603. It does so in simple Q&A form allowing students to not only revise but also be quizzed by non-specialist parents and peers. I also use this as the basis for making peer marked assessments.
natfenton
The English Civil War: The Gunpowder Plot of 1605

The English Civil War: The Gunpowder Plot of 1605

This lesson is split into two. The first half examines the men and their roles in the infamous plot to blow up the King in 1605. Students are introduced through talking heads to Guy Fawkes and King James. They also study sources from the time, including Robert Cecil’s account of the plot and analyse text trying to work out the difference between facts and fiction. Furthermore they evaluate the causes and consequences of the plot and its significance today. The second part of the lesson is to evaluate a number of sources to decide if the plotters were actually framed by Cecil and the government who allegedly knew about the plot all along and actively encouraged it. Students have to decide for themselves before reaching a judgement using key words to aid them. This is excellent groundwork for source analysis they will later tackle at GCSE. The resource comes in PDF and Powerpoint formats if there is a wish to adapt and change. If you like this resource, please visit my shop where I have created further resources on the Stuarts and the English Civil War: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/PilgrimHistory
PilgrimHistory
The French Revolution teaching booklet and lesson resources

The French Revolution teaching booklet and lesson resources

This is a 19 page teaching booklet for the French Revolution Unit of Work. The booklet includes a range of worksheets and activities, such as card sorts, the storming of the Bastille newspaper writing activitiy, source activities, decision-making tasks, worksheets and information sheets. The booklet includes enough material for 6 lessons and is aimed at Key Stage 3 (USA ages 11-14). The activities cover the key areas of the French Revolution, for example the causes, key events, interpretations and its impacts on human rights and modern day implications. The booklet can be taught as a sequence of lessons or the worksheets can simply be used for one off lessons or cover lessons. All activities are student-led and easy to follow. These resources take many hours to plan and create so reviews are very much appreciated.
planmylesson
Revision- Early Elizabethan England KT2

Revision- Early Elizabethan England KT2

Here you will find both a revision booklet (simplified to help LA pupils and pupils who join schools later in the year) and an activity booklet to develop an understanding of the information. This is suitable for those completing the Edexcel Early Elizabethan England module. Hope it helps
ChelseaBear1
GCSE History(9-1) - Elizabethan  Roadmap

GCSE History(9-1) - Elizabethan Roadmap

GCSE History(9-1) - Elizabethan Roadmap This is a roadmap of all the key dates within the Elizabethan topic. This is really useful to allow your students to see how diffrent event link into each other as well as learning the dates of key events. This roadmap includes the threats facing her, events at home and events abroad. What You Get A PDF Colour copy of the Elizabeth Roadmap
lewis_champney
History mystery - What sank the Mary Rose? KS3

History mystery - What sank the Mary Rose? KS3

History mystery lesson looking at the Mary Rose. She sank in 1545 but why? Students look at the four main reasons and investigate some evidence. This can be done as a paired activity where one writes and the other speaks. Then students will make an overall judgement. The final task is to create an information board for the Mary Rose museum in Portsmouth which aims to encourage students to explain the reasons for the sinking.
Christina81brown
Elizabethan England Revision Sheets

Elizabethan England Revision Sheets

Simple A3 revision sheets that students can use to frame their revision. The revision clocks (on the PowerPoint) can be adapted to suit- there is a blank one as well as ones with headers. the The tables can be filled in as a class or as independent revision.
lwallett
Elizabeth I, Image and propaganda, Ks3

Elizabeth I, Image and propaganda, Ks3

Ks3 single lesson (7/8) on Elizabeth’s use of propaganda. Lesson is part of a SOW on problems Elizabeth faced during her reign. Lesson has been kept as plain and simple as possible for easy editing/differentiating. All tasks are in the PP. Main task needs the attached worksheet. Tasks include: Brainstorming propaganda Creating Elizabethan propaganda Presenting to the class
Danqaz
Tudors unit plan

Tudors unit plan

Covers the Wars of the Roses to the death of Elizabeth I, 165 slide ppt plus 45 page workbook that goes with the powerpoint. High school age
c11mrgs
The Stuarts - Did Charles I deserve to die?

The Stuarts - Did Charles I deserve to die?

This is a lesson I designed in 2011 for an upcoming Ofsted inspection for KS 3 students studying the Stuarts. The lesson resources contain a lesson plan to guide you through the lesson and there are differentiated worksheets to assist pending on the ability of the class. The pupils found this lesson very enjoyable. Enjoy
BattleAxe1066
GCSE History Revision Games

GCSE History Revision Games

This is a variety of revision games for history covering topics included in the GCSE exam. This can be a fun way for students to revise before the exam. All instructions are included.
14bensona
GCSE History - TELL ME ABOUT Games

GCSE History - TELL ME ABOUT Games

This is a bundle of TELL ME ABOUT games. All instructions are included in each resource. There is one for a variety of topics covered at GCSE. This can be a fun way for students to revise.
14bensona
OCR A CASTLES: 2020 EXAM - Intro

OCR A CASTLES: 2020 EXAM - Intro

Lesson starting off the 2020 Stokesay sylabus. Looking at the purpose of castles, andm how location and events can effect a castle - comparing Stokesay to other castles. Includes differentiated activities.
ARose90
Various Junior Certificate History PowerPoints

Various Junior Certificate History PowerPoints

Four PowerPoints: Antisemitism & The Holocaust The Causes of the French Revolution The Industrial & Social Revolution The Plantations in Ireland Handy for students to have as notes for reference and revision. Can also be used for introducing and working through topics.
badbuzz88
Paper 2 - Elizabeth I - Edexcel GCSE History - In-depth revision slides, checklists, exam Qs

Paper 2 - Elizabeth I - Edexcel GCSE History - In-depth revision slides, checklists, exam Qs

This in-depth revision PowerPoint covers the entire Paper 2 Edexcel GCSE History Elizabeth Paper. It contains complete: A) Checklists B) Revision slides C) Knowledge Organisers D) Exam Questions For every single module and unit covering the entirety of the exam. High quality and matches the specification entirely - comprehensive coverage for use in revision / lessons / homeworks setting. Created by an Assistant Headteacher in charge of Teaching and Learning - who is also Head of Humanities and works as a Specialist Leader in Education for History.
gcsehistorydept
Elizabethan England: Revision overview lessons

Elizabethan England: Revision overview lessons

These two documents are best blown up to A3 and double sided, and should take about 2-3 hours for pupils to complete. They divide the content of the course up into different sections, such as religion, MQS, succession etc. Each have the oxford textbook page references as well as the revision guide page references where appropriate. This is aimed at independent revision that can easily be linked to PLC’s for focussed pupil work.
sambennett
Elizabethan England: Revision Lesson: Hardwick House/Hall

Elizabethan England: Revision Lesson: Hardwick House/Hall

Aimed as an Overview of Hardwick Hall for the Historical Environment for 2018 AQA GCSE. This lesson goes through a number of focus points about Hardwick Hall, with a worksheet about Bess of Hardwicks Life (answers on the powerpoint). This lesson includes videos and tasks as well as mini lecture slides. Teacher will need to download and use worksheet K from the historic environment pack from the website - I differentiated it by making a simpler sheet.
sambennett
The Plantations in Ireland - Junior Certificate History

The Plantations in Ireland - Junior Certificate History

This is a comprehensive PowerPoint presentation that covers the entire unit from the Laois-Offaly Plantation all the way to Cromwell in Ireland. All notes can be copied into students’ notebooks for later reference Notes are designed to specifically fit in with the Discovering History textbook (Patsy McCaughey) but can be used to guide the study of a unit using any text relevant to this area of the curriculum. Also included is a short Plantations themed crossword with key terms (answers attached for teacher reference).
badbuzz88
TELL ME ABOUT - Elizabethan England

TELL ME ABOUT - Elizabethan England

Please use this mat as a revision game to play in groups in the classroom. This should be printed on A3 paper and laminated so that it can be re-used. This means that students can write their initials on their square instead of using counters. The way the game is played can be manipulated. However, the main instructions are as follows (also included on sheet): This is to be played in groups. Each student has a counter. They roll a dice and move that number of places. They then have to tell or explain to the others in their group about that topic. If they manage 15 seconds, they get 1 points. If they manage 25 seconds, they get 2 points. If they get 35 or more seconds, they get 3 points. Please use a great revision resource for group work. Please also leave any feedback for future revision resources and how to improve them.
14bensona
Absolute Monarchs: Escape Room - Social Studies

Absolute Monarchs: Escape Room - Social Studies

This breakout escape room is a fun way for students to test their knowledge with the many notable absolute monarchs throughout history. 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
ScienceSpot
HISTORY MYSTERY: Why did the Great Fire of London Spread so far and so fast?

HISTORY MYSTERY: Why did the Great Fire of London Spread so far and so fast?

This lesson asks the big question ‘why did the Great Fire of London Spread so far and so fast in 1666?’. Your students have to evaluate the evidence available to decide what they think was the biggest contributing factor. Students have to infer and reach a reasoned judgement based on the evidence at hand. This includes primary sources and secondary reports. The class works in pairs or groups to decide why the Great Fire of London was able to spread so far in such a short space of time. They assess the evidence to decide whether the main reason was: -Human mistakes, -Weather conditions -Housing -Firefighting equipment. The evidence is not given to them all at once, instead the teacher drip feeds it throughout the lesson. This is in a bid to challenge preconceived ideas and see if pupils will change their minds when faced with new data or sources. The lesson also works well as a station activity with the children moving around the room to gather information. The last task is to write an extended piece (like a DBQ) explaining what the different factors were and what they believe was the biggest contributing factor to the fire spreading in this way. The lesson fits with the common core requirement for students to analyse, evaluate and consider causation. It is designed for the UK National Curriculum and I have kept in the level descriptors as these may help you with grading your students as they are skill descriptors: ie: identify, then describe then explain then evaluate at the top end of ability. But if not they can be easily deleted from the slides. The zip file contains: fully animated powerpoint Clues from the scene worksheet Answer worksheet 9 minute clip from Charles II: Power and the Passion Full lesson plan description My classes have had great fun with this lesson. It can stand alone or be used a a project, for example on Stuart housing. I hope you find this useful and enjoyable. If you do, please check out my other enquiry lessons like this on various topics and I even have a growing bundle of them in my store. TERMS OF USE: This download (free or purchased) is for your own personal use in your classroom or your home. Please do not share my resources with others unless given explicit consent by me. Please direct them to my store instead. You may not share this download. You may not alter any item in this download, resell and claim as your own work. Similarly, you may not sell or share these resources with anyone and you may not use the contents of this download to create anything for commercial purposes or other commercial products. If you are an education board or school and would like to use my resources district wide, please contact me about licensing. © A. Hughes (MsHughesTeaches), 2014 All right
PerfidiaBlackheart
Edexcel GCSE 9-1 Henry VIII Revision Lesson

Edexcel GCSE 9-1 Henry VIII Revision Lesson

9-1 GCSE Henry VIII and his ministers 1509-1540 Revision tasks for content and exam questions 25 question multiple choice quiz to test content (avaliable seperately here https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/edexcel-gcse-henry-viii-quiz-11895083) “2 features of” quick fire grid (25 questions) “Eplain why” model answer re-arrnaging card sort to show PEEL stucture “How far do you agree” 10 questions to plan on agreement lines Tailored for Edexcel, but can be used for AQA, OCR, WJEC, iGCSE Please see my other lessons and resources Feedback welcome :)
jennylevitt2706