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European Imperialism in China PPT

European Imperialism in China PPT

Excellent 16 slide PPT looks at the impact of European Imperialism in China. Fantastic overview of the topic with great maps, graphics and detailed notes. Also an excellent introduction to Modern China.

By Polaphuca

European Imperialism in Africa PPT

European Imperialism in Africa PPT

Excellent 13 slide PPT on European Imperialism in Africa. Lots of well chosen maps, graphics and detailed points provide a complete overview of the topic. A very memorable presentation and an excellent introduction to the subject.

By Polaphuca

The 1848 Revolutions in Europe PPT

The 1848 Revolutions in Europe PPT

Outstanding 58 slide PPT on the 1848 Revolutions in Europe. Plenty of maps, graphics and detailed points cover the topic in an engaging and memorable way. An excellent in depth coverage of the topic.

By Polaphuca

British Imperialism in India PPT

British Imperialism in India PPT

Excellent 14 slide PPT on British Imperialism in India. Plenty of detailed maps, graphics and points convey the information in a stimulating way. An excellent introduction to the topic.

By Polaphuca

End of slave trade and slavery in GB

End of slave trade and slavery in GB

A powerpoint designed to allow students to look for reasons that the slave trade, and slavery, ended. The powerpoint is differentiated for higher and lower abilities, and the higher ppt has a task to explain why some people liked slavery. Part of the powerpoint is about Wilberforce and Equiano, students have to match their achievements - these are listed. A worksheet differentiated for the higher-, medium- and lower-ability students, containing reasons for the abolition of the slave trade, and slavery itself. Could be used as a card sort or a colour-coded worksheet. Students can decide which factors help to end the slave trade, slavery itself, or both. Students can sort for political, economic social and cultural reasons. Students are invited to make decisions on the most important 3 reasons at the end of the sorting. This can lead to lively debate.

By lawriepeet

British Empire - Gandhi and Independence

British Empire - Gandhi and Independence

A KS3 lesson in which students evaluate the methods used by Gandhi to protest against British rule. Students will reach a judgement about the most important reason why British rule was ended in India.

By CABear

British Empire - Sepoy Rebellion

British Empire - Sepoy Rebellion

A KS3 lesson in which students will consider the causes, events and consequences of the Sepoy rebellion. Students will categorise the causes in to long and short term causes and the trigger.

By CABear

Empire and Slavery

Empire and Slavery

A series of KS3 lessons introducing the British Empire and Slavery. Students will study the reasons why Britain wanted an Empire followed by lessons on the middle passage, life on plantations and the abolition of slavery.

By CABear

British Empire: to be proud of?

British Empire: to be proud of?

A KS3 lesson in which students consider different interpretations of the British Empire before reaching their own judgement the key question. Students will use character cards to explore why interpretations of the Empire may differ.

By CABear