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9-1 GCSE British Medicine Through Time Revision Guide

9-1 GCSE British Medicine Through Time Revision Guide

Edexcel 9-1 GCSE British Medicine 1250-present New 2016 Specification Revision guide covering the complete 4 topics from British Medicine topic The Middle Ages The Renaissance The Industrial Period The Modern Period Contains detailed top level (Grade 9)l knowledge on all aspects of the course, covering the specification from Edexcel Focus on: ideas on cause of disease, treatment, surgery, prevention, public health, care, hospitals and depth studies (Black Death, Great Plague, Cholera & Lung Cancer) with overview for each topic on ‘how much progress’ and factors for/against progres Includes a wide range of exam questions (Comparison, Explain, Judgement) with ‘how to’ guide for each question with model answers throughout. Visually laid out revision guide with images aiding information. Can be used for revision, homework, interleaving, within class teaching and as a basis for a workbook. Cheap to print for students (£1 a copy) which is cheaper than purchasing multiple revision guides which can lack detailed content for higher ability students. Does NOT include the Western Front Medicine Environment Study section, I do this seperately as a workbook. Please see my other lessons and resources Feedback welcome @mrthorntonteach
MrThorntonTeach
GCSE Edexcel The American West: L6: Why did people travel West?

GCSE Edexcel The American West: L6: Why did people travel West?

Students examine the key push and pull factors that encouraged migration to the West. A range of student-led tasks, such as categorising/ prioritising activities through a card sort and a range of follow up tasks that help students to understand the factors that encouraged migration to the West.
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History Bingo Sheets and Questions (Trivia/Game)

History Bingo Sheets and Questions (Trivia/Game)

Do you need a fun way to engage your students in your History classroom? Do your students love trivia? Do you want a fun way to encourage student participation? Or do you just need a bit of fun? This set of twenty-five individual bingo sheets and questions (with answers) is a great, ready to go way of making History fun with your primary and high school students. Just print out the sheets, read off the questions and if the students have the corresponding question and are able to answer it correctly they can stamp it off. When they have stamped all their questions they call out BINGO. My kids love Bingo and this way you just need to print off the sheets! I hope you enjoy them.
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AQA A-Level History Democracy & Nazism: Lesson 6 - Weimar Constitution & into Versailles

AQA A-Level History Democracy & Nazism: Lesson 6 - Weimar Constitution & into Versailles

Pupils begin by looking at an exam-style question for the first time, consolidating knowledge from the previous two lessons. Lesson then goes over the key points of the consitution of the Weimar Republic, further analysing strengths and weaknesses. Class are then asked to consider the viewpoints of the ‘Big Three’ before Versailles and complete a task looking at these in more depth. There is also some cartoon analysis (printable from PPT) Info slides are printable from ppt and the lesson makes use of the Oxford AQA History for A Level: Democracy and Nazism: Germany 1918-1945 textbook.
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AQA A-Level History Democracy & Nazism: Lessons 4&5 - Ebert&Constitution

AQA A-Level History Democracy & Nazism: Lessons 4&5 - Ebert&Constitution

Lessons begin with a recap quiz, consolidating knowledge so far. Pupils then go on to look at what happened after the War in Germany, focussing on the problems faced by the new government and how Ebert approached these issues. Main part of the lessons cover the new consitution of the Republic and, where pupils look at both sides of the constitution and analyse strengths and weaknesses. There are two tasks here, I only usually use one of them depending on the make-up of the group. There is also a homework to consolidate. Info slides are printable from ppt and the lesson makes use of the Oxford AQA History for A Level: Democracy and Nazism: Germany 1918-1945 textbook.
Bigfoz
AQA A-Level History Democracy & Nazism: Lesson 3 - Timeline of Chaos

AQA A-Level History Democracy & Nazism: Lesson 3 - Timeline of Chaos

Lesson picks up from looking at the impact of World War One on Germany in lesson 2. Main part of lesson is presented as information slides which takes the class through the key events leading to the removal of the Kaiser. These information slides can be printed from the ppt and presented as a lecture or as something more interactive (depending on if you have the time!) The second part introduces the idea of assessing the value of sources, using one of the sources in the textbook. I usually go through the skills needed when looking at value, leave the pupis to it and then recap as a group using the hints on the ppt. Lesson makes use of the Oxford AQA History for A Level: Democracy and Nazism: Germany 1918-1945
Bigfoz
AQA A-Level History Democracy & Nazism: Lesson 2 - Impact of WW1

AQA A-Level History Democracy & Nazism: Lesson 2 - Impact of WW1

Lesson looking at the impact of WW1 on the popularity of the Kaiser and the political situation in Germany. Lesson begins with a recap on last lesson before introducing the negatives effects of World War One on Germany. Pupils have to consider how this will affect the position of the Kaiser and what the likely consequences will be. This is supported by a youtube video, linked within the PPt. Pupils then have to complete a task considering the 14 Points of Woodrow Wilson (can be printed from slide). Lesson finishes with task examining the main events of 1918 and their impact on Germany. Resources are printable from the PPT. Lesson makes use of the Oxford AQA History for A Level: Democracy and Nazism: Germany 1918-1945 Textbook.
Bigfoz
AQA A-Level History Democracy & Nazism: Lesson 1 - Introduction

AQA A-Level History Democracy & Nazism: Lesson 1 - Introduction

Introduction lesson to the A level course for new year 12s. Lesson goes over the content of the first year of the course and introduces the exam question types with examples from a recent paper. Pupils are then given a brief introduction to Germany from the formation of the Second Reich, including a video on the Franco-Prussian War. Includes a research homework to continue the introduction to Germany and to some of the major players.
Bigfoz
GCSE Edexcel The American West: L5: How did US government policy towards the Indians develop 1830-51

GCSE Edexcel The American West: L5: How did US government policy towards the Indians develop 1830-51

This lesson focuses on the US government’s policy towards the Plains Indians in the period 1830-51 and how/ why it changed during this period. Students analyse four key events/ policy changes through decision-making and discussion based tasks. Using their knowledge on each policy they complete a radar graph activity which leads into follow-up tasks such as a quick fire quiz and an annotated time line. These activities set the students up for an examination (narrative style) question. These are structure strips, tips and a mark scheme included. The PowerPoint includes a step by step guide with a examples and a range of differentiated and extension tasks. This lesson will ideally be taught across two one hour lessons. These resources and lessons take many hours to plan and create, so any feedback is greatly appreciated. I hope that you and your students find them helpful.
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Into  Archive Film

Into Archive Film

This pack provides worksheets and activities for members to analyse stills and clips from any archive film or photograph. The activities will help young people to develop their personal analysis and interpretation of primary sources in addition to creating their own texts inspired by the archive footage. About 14-18 NOW 14-18 NOW is a five-year programme of extraordinary arts experiences connecting people with the First World War. Working with partners all across the UK, we commission new artworks from leading contemporary artists, musicians, designers and performers, inspired by the period 1914-18. These new artworks bring stories of the First World War to life, offer fresh perspectives and connect a global conflict from 100 years ago with our world today. So far more than 30 million people have experienced our programme. 14-18 NOW is supported by the National Lottery through the Heritage Lottery Fund and Arts Council England, by the DCMS. Into Film and 14–18 NOW are delighted to be collaborating on the creation of activities to deepen students’ engagement in history through archive film.
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The French - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

The French - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - The French Comprehension Worksheet This story-led comprehension worksheet begins with a short story about the peaceful life led under the rule of Edward and how it was soon to change, along with supporting facts and information. Pupils are then given a variety of comprehension questions and deeper-thinking tasks on the topic. This worksheet is ideal for paired or small group work, or as a homework task.
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King of the English - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

King of the English - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - King of the English Comprehension Worksheet This story-led comprehension worksheet begins with a short story about the war that broke out in Britain, instigated by King Athelstan, along with supporting facts and information. Pupils are then given a variety of comprehension questions and deeper-thinking tasks on the topic. This worksheet is ideal for paired or small group work, or as a homework task.
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A Viking King - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

A Viking King - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - A Viking King Comprehension Worksheet This story-led comprehension worksheet begins with a short story about the court of the Danish King Cnut, along with supporting facts and information. Pupils are then given a variety of comprehension questions and deeper-thinking tasks on the topic. This worksheet is ideal for paired or small group work, or as a homework task.
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Living Side by Side - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

Living Side by Side - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - Living Side by Side Comprehension Worksheet This story-led comprehension worksheet begins with a short story about how schooling became more important as peace returned to Britain, along with supporting facts and information. Pupils are then given a variety of comprehension questions and deeper-thinking tasks on the topic. This worksheet is ideal for paired or small group work, or as a homework task.
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The Great Heathen Army - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

The Great Heathen Army - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - The Great Heathen Army Comprehension Worksheet This story-led comprehension worksheet begins with a short story about the invasion by the Great Heathen Army, along with supporting facts and information. Pupils are then given a variety of comprehension questions and deeper-thinking tasks on the topic. This worksheet is ideal for paired or small group work, or as a homework task.
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Raids on Britain - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

Raids on Britain - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - Viking Raids on Britain Comprehension Worksheet This story-led comprehension worksheet begins with a short story about the Viking’s raids on England, along with supporting facts and information. Pupils are then given a variety of comprehension questions and deeper-thinking tasks on the topic. This worksheet is ideal for paired or small group work, or as a homework task.
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Wessex Resistance - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

Wessex Resistance - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - Wessex Resistance Comprehension Worksheet This story-led comprehension worksheet begins with a short story about the Wessex resistance, led by Kind Alfred the Great, along with supporting facts and information. Pupils are then given a variety of comprehension questions and deeper-thinking tasks on the topic. This worksheet is ideal for paired or small group work, or as a homework task.
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King of the English - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

King of the English - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - King of the English Worksheet This story-led task sheet provides facts and information about the war that broke out in Britain as the new King Athelstan waged war against the Vikings. This resource is ideal for pupils to use in pairs or small groups, this resource contains questions prompts to encourage discussion.
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Invaders - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

Invaders - Comprehension Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - Viking Invaders Comprehension Worksheet This story-led comprehension worksheet begins with a short story about the Viking’s invasion of England, along with supporting facts and information. Pupils are then given a variety of comprehension questions and deeper-thinking tasks on the topic. This worksheet is ideal for paired or small group work, or as a homework task.
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The French - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

The French - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - The French Worksheet This story-led task sheet provides facts and information about the rule of King Edward after the death of King Cnut, and the trouble that lay ahead for Britain after Edward’s death. This resource is ideal for pupils to use in pairs or small groups, this resource contains questions prompts to encourage discussion.
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A Viking King - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

A Viking King - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - A Viking King Worksheet This story-led task sheet provides facts and information about the unsteady rule of ‘Aethelred the Unready’. This resource is ideal for pupils to use in pairs or small groups, this resource contains questions prompts to encourage discussion.
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Wessex Resistance - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

Wessex Resistance - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - Wessex Resistance Worksheet This story-led task sheet provides facts and information about the Wessex resistance against the Vikings, lead by King Alfred the Great. This resource is ideal for pupils to use in pairs or small groups, this resource contains questions prompts to encourage discussion.
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The Great Heathen Army - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

The Great Heathen Army - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - The Great Heathen Army Worksheet This story-led task sheet provides facts and information about the invasion by the Great Heathen Army and how they quickly conquered many large towns. This resource is ideal for pupils to use in pairs or small groups, this resource contains questions prompts to encourage discussion.
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Living Side by Side - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

Living Side by Side - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - Living Side by Side Worksheet This story-led task sheet provides facts and information about how peace returned to Britain, and how the country began to recover from years of raids and wars. This resource is ideal for pupils to use in pairs or small groups, this resource contains questions prompts to encourage discussion.
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Raids on Britain - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

Raids on Britain - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - Raids on Britain Worksheet This story-led task sheet provides facts and information about the Viking raids on Britain. This resource is ideal for pupils to use in pairs or small groups, this resource contains questions prompts to encourage discussion.
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Invaders - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

Invaders - Worksheet - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - Invaders Worksheet This story-led task sheet provides facts and information about the Viking’s invasion of England. This resource is ideal for pupils to use in pairs or small groups, this resource contains questions prompts to encourage discussion.
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The French - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

The French - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - The French Interactive Teaching Book This illustrated interactive teaching book breaks down key information about the Vikings into bite-sized chunks. This book covers the death of King Cnut, the rule of King Edward and the trouble that lay ahead for Britain after Edward’s death. This interactive teaching book is great to use with the whole class to explore the Vikings and as a tool to encourage discussion.
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King of the English - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

King of the English - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - King of the English Interactive Teaching Book This illustrated interactive teaching book breaks down key information about the Vikings into bite-sized chunks. This book covers how the peace in Britain soon ended when King Athelstan came to power and waged war against the Vikings. This interactive teaching book is great to use with the whole class to explore the Vikings and as a tool to encourage discussion.
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A Viking King - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

A Viking King - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - A Viking King Interactive Teaching Book This illustrated interactive teaching book breaks down key information about the Vikings into bite-sized chunks. This book looks at the unstable rule of ‘Aethelred the Unready’ and the strong Danish King who re-united Britain. This interactive teaching book is great to use with the whole class to explore the Vikings and as a tool to encourage discussion.
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Wessex Resistance - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

Wessex Resistance - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - Wessex Resistance Interactive Teaching Book This illustrated interactive teaching book breaks down key information about the Vikings into bite-sized chunks. This book looks at how King Alfred the Great gathered his forces and fought back against the Vikings. This interactive teaching book is great to use with the whole class to explore the Vikings and as a tool to encourage discussion.
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Living Side by Side - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

Living Side by Side - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - Living Side by Side Interactive Teaching Book This illustrated interactive teaching book breaks down key information about the Vikings into bite-sized chunks. This book looks at how peace returned to Britain and how the country began to recover from years of raids and wars. This interactive teaching book is great to use with the whole class to explore the Vikings and as a tool to encourage discussion.
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The Great Heathen Army - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

The Great Heathen Army - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - The Great Heathen Army Interactive Teaching Book This illustrated interactive teaching book breaks down key information about the Vikings into bite-sized chunks. This book looks at the invasion by the Great Heathen Army and how they quickly conquered many large towns. This interactive teaching book is great to use with the whole class to explore the Vikings and as a tool to encourage discussion.
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Raids on Britain - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

Raids on Britain - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - Raids on Britain Interactive Teaching Book This illustrated interactive teaching book breaks down key information about the Vikings into bite-sized chunks. This book looks at the Viking’s raids on England and how the country tried to fight back. This interactive teaching book is great to use with the whole class to explore the Vikings and as a tool to encourage discussion.
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Stone, Bronze and Iron Age Timeline Worksheet - KS2

Stone, Bronze and Iron Age Timeline Worksheet - KS2

KS2 History - Stone, Bronze and Iron Age Timeline Worksheet This resource contains a blank timeline, along with a series of images and labels for pupils to use. This resource is This resource is ideal for pupils to complete as an independent topic review as a way to test their understanding and knowledge. Pupils can also add their own captions and information to the timeline.
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Prehistoric Britain Interactive Timeline - KS2

Prehistoric Britain Interactive Timeline - KS2

KS2 History - Prehistoric Britain Interactive Timeline This interactive timeline allows pupils to create their own timeline of Prehistoric Britain by adding images, labels and text to a timeline. The images are supported by captions to give pupils more information. This resource is ideal for a whole-class topic review, as a way of assessing pupils’ understanding of the topic and getting them to summarise their knowledge.
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Prehistoric Britain Information Text and Images - Reading Level B - KS2

Prehistoric Britain Information Text and Images - Reading Level B - KS2

KS2 History - Prehistoric Britain Text and Images - Reading Level B This resource contains text and images covering keys periods for prehistoric Britain. This text is pitched at reading level B, designed for pupils who are comfortable reading more text and complex sentences independently. This resource is useful for retelling or writing tasks. For example, you can delete the column of text and ask pupils to retell the historical events in their own words.
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Invaders - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

Invaders - Interactive Teaching Book - The Vikings KS2

KS2 History: The Vikings - Invaders Interactive Teaching Book This illustrated interactive teaching book breaks down key information about the Vikings into bite-sized chunks. This book covers the Viking’s invasion of England. This interactive teaching book is great to use with the whole class to explore the Vikings and as a tool to encourage discussion.
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