Year 5 - 9, introduces class to Victorian school system using context quiz and diary worksheets, good for starting a scheme with differentiated resources for mixed level classes
Students travel around England during the Black Death, writing a diary entry after reading how several different towns react to the plague. Using health cards, they can possibly catch the plague, and must add increasingly severe symptoms to their diary entries. After completing the activity, they write an assessed essay choosing one town.
Students take a questionnaire to determine whether they would be a Roundhead or Cavalier during the English Civil War - good starter activity
Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe - Chapter Assessments for chapters 1 to 11 Includes a workbook with introductory activities
Student can watch a short youtube clip (link to video on worksheet) or use words in vocabulary box to fill in gaps in transcript of how to fire a Civil War era musket.
Medicine in Medieval Britain - Vocabulary Activity
Students listen to the song ‘Castle on the Hill’ and complete a gap-fill activity focussing on vocabulary. There are grammar and vocabulary activities linked to the gap-fill included on the next page.