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Character Traits of Leaders - Research & Presentation Project

Character Traits of Leaders - Research & Presentation Project

In this lesson, students identify leadership traits by researching leaders throughout history. They are provided with links to resources to help them research three individuals of their choice from three different time periods in history. Lists of leaders from each time period are provided to help them choose. Then, they use that information along with graphics, pictures and backgrounds from the Internet to create a finished presentation that explains the qualities of each leader, the similarities and differences, and add their own opinions and insights to the project as they learn how to apply leadership skills in their own life. Two versions of instructions are provided to allow the lesson to be done individually or in small groups or partners. Projects can be presented in class or included on a website for viewing. This is an excellent creative project to add to a unit in a career class, leadership class or to support a history/social studies unit. The project was created for grades 7-8 but could easily be used with upper elementary or high school students. Files Included with this Lesson • Teacher & Student Notes and Resources • Student Project Instructions, Expectations, and Grading Rubric (for individual projects) • Student Project Instructions, Expectations, and Grading Rubric (for group products)
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"A History Of..." - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

"A History Of..." - Reading Comprehension Worksheets

This bundle includes four different Reading Comprehension Worksheets suitable for higher intermediate advanced ESL learners. The texts explore different concepts through time / history... After carefully reading each story / text, students are required to complete some comprehension exercises including: questions, True or False, gap filling exercises, crosswords, word search exercises, matching exercises and engage in in-depth classroom discussions on topics relevant to each text. The vocabulary used in the texts is rather advanced and can also be used for IGSCE, TOEFL or IELTS vocabulary building purposes.
MariaPht
Wright Brothers worksheet Year 2

Wright Brothers worksheet Year 2

Used during our 'Transport' topic the differentiated work sheets allow the children to show what they have learnt about the famous Wright Brothers. Meets Year 2 Curriculum history objectives, looking closely at years, why they are famous, invention and parts of a plane. Attractive worksheets with a border and looks great in the children's work books. I used these work sheet alongside a PowerPoint of the Wright Brother from Twinkl.
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Dentists Wordsearch Careers Jobs Teeth Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Dentists Wordsearch Careers Jobs Teeth Starter Settler Activity Homework Cover Lesson

Wordsearch on the theme of 'Dentists'. Powerpoint so can be used on the board or printed as a worksheet. Includes space for students to explain the keywords and suggested extension activities. Can take 10 minutes or an hour, depending on which activities the students complete. Ideal for the start of a lesson, a quick filler, a homework, part of a cover lesson or as a plenary on the board with a whiteboard pen. The idea behind these is to get students to become more literate and think independently about the words that could be used to describe the topic being taught. The repetition of the word over and over as they look for the word is useful in remembering the terms. Often the students will pick up on things that you would not normally expect!
mikedean
Building Bridges- A case study

Building Bridges- A case study

Oal history workshop with elders and school children- Years 11,12,13. Much has been well documented about the expectations, goals and experiences of the arrival of Caribbean people in Britain during the 1940s/1960s. Building Bridges is about the host community's perspective of seeing large groups of Caribbean people arriving in Britain after the Second World War - 1948-1962 -
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Black History Month, Citizenship and PSHE

Black History Month, Citizenship and PSHE

This is an ideal bundle for a colourful celebration of Black History Month for Key Stage 3 and 4 students. Silhouettes of a Treasured Heritage was recommended by the QCA as a critical text for the teaching of modern British multi-ethnic history. Triumph of the Water Lily has been described by Kirkus Review as a transporting text that vividly describes the culture of modern middle class Nigerians and the important rite of passage associated with African courtship and a traditional Nigerian wedding . Kadeja the Fulani Pearl Queen, is a haunting tale about an African princess who was captured by slave raiders as she travelled through the African rainforest to be reunited with her betrothed, the heir of the Ashanti throne.
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The Triumph of the Water Lily

The Triumph of the Water Lily

An original story; fresh and realistic. It is a book about topical issues inNigerian marriages, culture clashes, childlessness, pride and humility, grief and pain, love and joy, politics, the diverse forms of religion inherent in Nigeria. It is a book about qualities and values which transcend culture, ethnicity. A book about profound nature of an African thriving in the midst of adversity. The Triumph of the Water Lily is a celebration of womanhood. It is a moving exploration of life and death, in which Effua, the narrator, tells of a passionate story of trial and tribulation, of the triumph of love and life, even in the throes of death. The novel attests to the nobility, elegance and profound goodness of Nkem, the central character. It is also a courageous story of romance filled with excitement, novelty and moments of shock, particularly for Effua, whose life has been inexorably influenced by Nkem's.
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Celebrating 100 years of Women in the British  Forces/ Red, White and Blue Day

Celebrating 100 years of Women in the British Forces/ Red, White and Blue Day

A powerpoint presentation to be used as a school assembly or as a class talking and listening activity. This year celebrates 100 years of women being permitted to join The British Military Forces. many schools will dress in red,w white and blue and raise money for militry charities. In this presentation we look at the history since WW1, we look at famous people, Queen Elizabeth, Dame Kelly Holmes, veteren Rose Watson and Major general Susan Ridge
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Silhouettes of a Treasured Heritage

Silhouettes of a Treasured Heritage

Silhouettes of a Treasured Heritage is a fictional narrative, which examines the consequences of being a person of racially mixed parentage in our world today. It is a thrilling and critical appreciation of such experiences as told by Miranda - the heroine; experiences that would be familiar to many people of similar background. The novel uniquely and dispassionately explores issues from both sides of the racial divide. It challenges stereo-typical perceptions; love and hate, power and influence. It is a story of healing, of hope and of promise for a racially divided world. Miranda takes the reader through her life in Britain, Ghana and the USA. "Am I 'White' or 'Black'", she asks?
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Family Relationships: PSHE

Family Relationships: PSHE

Family Relationships PSHE lesson with 1 hour PP, worksheets, clips, well differentiated, KS3/ KS4. Designed to fit PSHE Association's recommended PSHE SoW 2017/18. These PSHE / Sex Education resources have been designed to be engaging, detailed and easy to follow. All our resources are editable (so easy to adapt for your classes) and are designed to last one hour each. You can find many more inexpensive and free PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :) Or you can check out some of our most popular PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources below: Mental Health PSHE Bundle 1 Whole Year of PSHE Resources British Values Citizenship Bundle Careers, Employment and Enterprise Bundle Islam Bundle Sex and Relationships Education
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Puberty / Growing UP  PSHE Resources

Puberty / Growing UP PSHE Resources

Puberty / relationships PSHE Resources KS3 also covering personal hygiene, friendships and family relationships. Designed to fit the PSHE Associations recommended topics for 2017/18. All are fully resourced with differentiated workheets, clips, questions, plenaries, powerpoints and last one hour each. Could be amended for KS2. These resources have been designed to be engaging, detailed and easy to follow. All our resources are editable (so easy to adapt for your classes) and are designed to last one hour each. You can find many more inexpensive and free PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources at my shop: EC_Resources Leave me a review and pick any other resource for free :) Or you can check out some of our most popular PSHE, Citizenship and RE resources below: Mental Health PSHE Bundle 1 Whole Year of PSHE Resources British Values Citizenship Bundle Careers, Employment and Enterprise Bundle Islam Bundle Sex and Relationships Education
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