GCSE History Revision Book: Medicine, Cold War, Early Elizabethan England, Nazi Germany

GCSE History Revision Book: Medicine, Cold War, Early Elizabethan England, Nazi Germany

This is a revision booklet for the new GCSE History 9-1 exam. The topics covered are: Medicine in Britain, Superpower Relations and The Cold War, Early Elizabethan England and Life in Nazi Germany. The booklet is 75 pages. For each subject area there is included: A knowledge matrix so students can self assess their learning An overview of the exam (question type, timings, success criteria) A key words section A key individuals section A mind map for each key topic An example exam for students to complete.
DanielWillcocks
GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L15 The significance of Raleigh and Virginia

GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L15 The significance of Raleigh and Virginia

Lesson begins with a who am I? focused on explorers learned about in previous lessons. Students then look at the significance of Raleigh and make notes about him. Students then read an information sheet on the 1585 and 1587 voyages to Virginia and complete a comparison table. Students then complete a diamond nine on why the attempted colonization failed. There is a plenary quiz where students have to guess which expedition the quiz relates to. There is also a knowledge matrix included so students can self assess their knowledge as they progress through the course.
DanielWillcocks
GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L14 Reasons for Exploration and Drake's Circumnavigation

GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L14 Reasons for Exploration and Drake's Circumnavigation

Students first create a timeline using the statements to develop a context of the significance of different voyages. Students then complete a colour coding activity looking at why there was such a growth in voyages and explorations. Students then learn about Drake's circumnavigation by reading the information sheet and by completing the note taking sheet. The lesson finishes with a 20 question quiz to test students knowledge of Drake's circumnavigation. There is also a knowledge matrix included so students can self assess their knowledge as they progress through the course.
DanielWillcocks
GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L13 Poverty and Vagabondage

GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L13 Poverty and Vagabondage

Lesson focuses on poverty and vagabondage. There is a 20 question quiz starter included. The lesson focuses on what poverty and vagabondage are. Next students complete a diamond nine on why Elizabethans feared poverty and vagabondage. Next, students consider why poverty increased by completing an importance pyramid. Finally, student consider laws introduced to combat poverty. There is also an example 12 mark question included and an exemplar answer. The lesson finishes with a quiz to test what students have learned. A knowledge matrix is also included so students can self assess their learning as they progress through the course.
DanielWillcocks
GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L12 Education, Pastimes, Sport and Theatre

GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L12 Education, Pastimes, Sport and Theatre

Lesson focuses on education, pastimes, sport and theatre. There is a starter activity included. There is a information sheet and note taking sheet included. There is also a key features practice exam question and an exemplar answer. The lesson finishes with a plenary quiz to check student understanding. There is also a knowledge matrix included so students can self assess their knowledge as they progress through the course.
DanielWillcocks
GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L8 Why did England and Spain go to war?

GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L8 Why did England and Spain go to war?

Lesson focuses on why England and Spain went to war. Students use statements to complete a venn diagram on the reasons why war developed covering trade and commerce, politics and religion. There is also a student sheet to complete on the role of Sir Francis Drake and his exploits. A practice 12 mark exam question is also included and an exemplar answer. A starter and plenary are also included as well as a knowledge matrix so students can self assess their knowledge as they progress through the course.
DanielWillcocks
GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L10 Drake's Raid on Cadiz and the Spanish Plan

GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L10 Drake's Raid on Cadiz and the Spanish Plan

Lesson begins by focusing on Drake's raid on Cadiz and students complete a importance pyramid considering why the raid was important. Next, students complete a table on the Spanish Plan of attack with relevance to the Armada requiring students to sort the plan into the correct order. A starter and plenary are included as well as a knowledge matrix so students can self assess their knowledge as they progress through the course.
DanielWillcocks
GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L11 Why did England defeat the Armada?

GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L11 Why did England defeat the Armada?

Lesson focuses on the Spanish Armada and why England won. There is a note taking sheet included as well as an information sheet. There is also a diamond nine activity where students consider the consequences of the English victory. There is also a practice 16 mark essay question included and an exemplar answer with examiner comments. A starter and plenary activity are also included. There is also a knowledge matrix included so students can self assess their knowledge as they progress through the course.
DanielWillcocks
GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L6 Plots

GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L6 Plots

Lesson focusing on the Ridolfi, Throckmorton and Babington Plots. An information sheet is included and a student note taking sheet. There is also a diamond nine activity included on the role of Sir Francis Walshingham. The lesson also includes a starter activity and a plenary testing students knowledge and understanding. A knowledge matrix is also included so students can self assess their learning as they progress through the course.
DanielWillcocks
GCSE Early Elizabethan England L7 The Road to Mary's Execution

GCSE Early Elizabethan England L7 The Road to Mary's Execution

Lesson focusing on why Mary, Queen of Scots was executed. Lesson begins with a who am I? starter focusing on key individuals studied so far. Students then use the PowerPoint to complete a 'road to Mary's execution' timeline. Students then complete a diamond nine on reasons why Mary was executed. There is also a practice 16 mark essay question included and an exemplar answer. A plenary quiz on Mary is also included and a knowledge matrix so students can self assess their learning as they progress through the course.
DanielWillcocks
A level History Coursework Booklet on the Russian Revolution

A level History Coursework Booklet on the Russian Revolution

Coursework Booklet for A level History focusing on the Russian Revolution. The coursework question is: 'Historians have disagreed about the causes of the Russian Revolution. What is your view about the cause of the Russian Revolution.' Included are in the booklet are: Some introductory exercises focusing on the causes of the Russian Revolution. A timeline, keywords and key individuals section. A section on the Historiography of the Russian Revolution. A explanatory section explaining the coursework task, referencing, the resource record etc. An example essay. There are also some PowerPoints included.
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GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L4 Why was Mary a Problem?

GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L4 Why was Mary a Problem?

Lesson focuses on why Mary, Queen of Scots was a problem for Elizabeth. Students complete an information sheet on Mary. Students also have to complete a importance pyramid looking at the different reasons why Mary was a problem and organising their ideas in order of importance. There is also a practice 12 mark exam question included and a exemplar answer. A knowledge matrix is also included so students can self assess their learning. A starter and plenary activity are also included.
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GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L3 Catholic and Puritan Opposition

GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L3 Catholic and Puritan Opposition

Lesson focuses on Catholic and Puritan opposition to Elizabeth's religious settlement. An information sheet is included and students complete a table on opposition. There is also a practice 16 mark question included and exemplar answer. A starter and plenary activity are also included. There is also a knowledge matrix included so students can self assess their learning.
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GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L1 Situation on Accession

GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L1 Situation on Accession

Lesson 1 focuses on the situation on Elizabeth's accession to the throne. The lesson focuses on society, government structure and the problems facing Elizabeth when she became queen. There is also a knowledge matrix included so students can self assess their learning. A starter and plenary quiz are also included.
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GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L2 The Religious Settlement

GCSE History Early Elizabethan England L2 The Religious Settlement

Lesson focuses on Elizabeth's religious settlement. There is an reading sheet included and students complete a table on Elizabeth's religious settlement and its impact. There is also an example features question and exemplar answer included. A knowledge matrix is also included so students can self assess their learning. A starter and plenary activity are also included.
DanielWillcocks
British Values Week Resources 2017

British Values Week Resources 2017

Resources for a British Values Week themed week. There is a PowerPoint included for each day of the week focusing on each of the different British Values. Designed to be delivered in registration/tutor time for 15 minutes or so. I have also included a British Values diary for students to complete as they go through the theme week so they can record examples of when they have learned about British Values in lessons. Totally new for 2017.
DanielWillcocks