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History in Pop Culture Activity or Homework

History in Pop Culture Activity or Homework

You can enjoy your subject more. You can enjoy your Pop Culture more. You will learn to spot all sorts of information. This will help you be more analytical in class and perceptive when playing games or working with others. History in Pop Culture is a task for all students of History. Collect a card and complete it whenever you spot a historical reference in a TV show, movie, song, video game, book, website, news program etc. The commercial properties are used here in the context of the lessons under educational free use. The fair use principle has been upheld in several legal precedents. There are no non-educational uses of these clips and there are no full episodes or films used for that purpose.

By teacherstevenson

Jacobite Introduction & Symbolism Lesson (Rebellion)

Jacobite Introduction & Symbolism Lesson (Rebellion)

This lesson serves as an introduction to the Jacobites and how symbolism is used by them to export their message of rebellion. The main task is to understand and create a symbol for Jacobite. usage or you could insert Jacobite images and have student analyse the imagery for the symbolism they have just uncovered. There are info and activity sheets for them to complete. I gained a round of applause from a class after getting the bulk of this done in an interview lesson that lasted 30 minutes. The students continued to work on it after I left! There is enough here for TWO lessons if you have not covered symbolism or any aspect of the Jacobites before.

By teacherstevenson

Nazi Leaders on a Revision Cube

Nazi Leaders on a Revision Cube

My top evil six Nazi Leaders names were written onto a cube. Once created the cube can act as a start activity or revision tool. Great for homework assignments. Look on my store for blank versions and more Nazi and Revision Cubes

By teacherstevenson

Tudors and Stuart Activity Cubes

Tudors and Stuart Activity Cubes

This contains cubes with *The Tudor Monarchs *The Stuart Monarchs * The Wives of Henry VIII *Elizabeth I's Suitors *Blank Cubes for you to create your own. These can be used for homework activities, lesson activities or as revision tools for Key Stage 2 to 4. FREE versions are available elsewhere.

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American West Key Terms Revision Cube

American West Key Terms Revision Cube

Each page contains a cube to be cut out and glued together so that a student may roll the cube and give information relevant to the side it lands up on. These cubes will help with revision and can be used in a simple game with a cube for each person or table. They can roll their own or respond to another person’s cube. They are based on the Edexcel Unit framework but the key terms, events and people noted on the cubes can be used for another exam board. The blank versions are attached so that you and your students can create more of your own for this topic or others

By teacherstevenson

History Teacher Templates & Worksheets

History Teacher Templates & Worksheets

This bundle contains paid and free resources that can be used as activities, worksheets and homework. There are also useful PPTs and tools for teachers to use to reward their students, help them revise and have fun and learn. Useful for a new History teacher or for anyone wanting a bargain. Save over 50%

By teacherstevenson

Keep Calm Worksheet

Keep Calm Worksheet

A simple worksheet that can be used in class or for a homework assignment. The idea is for the student to generate their own variants of the poster that would fit into a different historical event or time frame. Perhaps "Keep Calm and Ignore the Mongols!" This means it can be used multiple times throughout the year as an assignment. You can edit the Docx file to make it work for other subjects.

By teacherstevenson

FUNKO POP - History Profiles that look cool!

FUNKO POP - History Profiles that look cool!

Funko Pop has become incredibly popular. I have created a simple 5Ws & H lesson(s) where students research their historical character and produce a profile of that person in the style of a historical FUNKO POP VINYL! Read the PPTs for more details. Great for HISTORY, ENGLISH, POLITICS or almost any lesson with some adapting. Find out more at https://funko.com/collections/pop Funko Pops are also available on Amazon and HMV

By teacherstevenson

Create a Timeline - Templates

Create a Timeline - Templates

Useful for History lessons for all ages and other lessons too. FREE version available and TEMPLATE BUNDLE available. Create for in lesson activities and also for Homework tasks. PDFs cannot be edited. Docx files can be edited so you can add or take away the boxes along the timeline, colour them in or add relevant pictures. This can be useful when adapting this activity for use with a class in an ICT Suite.

By teacherstevenson

KS3 - Was dropping the Hiroshima bomb right or wrong?

KS3 - Was dropping the Hiroshima bomb right or wrong?

This whole lesson resource uses interpretations to allow students to independently explore whether the dropping of the A-bomb on Hiroshima was right or wrong. The sources and interpretations vary - some are visual so allow all to access, whereas others are more complex. PPT provides introduction and task instructions. Has worked well with classes of a variety of abilities. Differentiated version included.

By HistoryTeacherToday

Interpretations of the Vietnam War

Interpretations of the Vietnam War

AQA GCSE History: Conflict and Tension in Asia, 1950-1975 - The Ending of Conflict in Vietnam Describe the effects of the Vietnam War Explain the financial, social, environmental and political cost of the Vietnam War. Lesson Objective: how far did the Vietnam War shape world history?

By liam0001