Elizabeth I Government

Elizabeth I Government

A lesson arc giving an introduction to AQA GCSE Elizabeth I’s government- includes information on the Privy Council, Parliament, Royal Court and Church. Differentiated worksheets and a computer research task on Privy Councillors.
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Catholic Plots Against Elizabeth I

Catholic Plots Against Elizabeth I

1-2 lessons covering information on the Throckmorton, Babington and Ridolfi Plots. Includes link to Starkey documentary, worksheets and answer sheet.
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Mary Queen of Scots

Mary Queen of Scots

1-2 lessons including video links and worksheets covering Mary’s threat to Elizabeth, a decision making task and then looking at the execution and its causes.
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Elizabethan Theatre

Elizabethan Theatre

1-2 lessons with worksheets and video links to cover an introduction to Elizabethan theatre- who visited, what it looked like, Shakespeare and Marlowe. Links with AQA Hodder textbook but I’m sure you could find the information in alternative textbooks and adapt appropriately.
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Korean War Set of lessons

Korean War Set of lessons

Set of 10 (ish) lessons designed for new History AQA GCSE. Some lessons refer to information in the green AQA textbook but I'm sure you can find equivalent information. Some lessons also based on Dan and Peter Snow documentary. Link provided on slides for the version I used. Range of activities and a couple of different exam questions, this was the first time we had looked at Sources so a lesson trying to break down how to approach them is included as well. Hopefully useful to you. Thanks
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Revision Booklet Medicine AQA Health and the People

Revision Booklet Medicine AQA Health and the People

Revision work booklet for students studying the new GCSE AQA Health and the People. Contains key questions and vocabulary as well as an area to consider the significance of key figures throughout the 4 eras. Some exam question advice and practice question ideas also.
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JFK Assassination

JFK Assassination

Whole lesson investigation of 3 theories behind the assassination of JFK. Taught to year 9.
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America and Asia Revision Materials AQA GCSE

America and Asia Revision Materials AQA GCSE

A set of 4 revision lessons with some practice questions and 4 2-sided A3 revision mats for students. Include giant spider diagrams and possible exam questions. Made to suit AQA History GCSE new spec. America 1920s-1973 and Conflict in Asia: Vietnam and Korea.
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Hiroshima

Hiroshima

Full lesson with resources on the bombing of Hiroshima in the context of the Cold War. Students to assess effects and justifications. Ideas for higher and lower abilities included
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Berlin Blockade and Airlift

Berlin Blockade and Airlift

Whole lesson with resources to assess the Berlin Blockade in the context of the Cold War taught to year 9 students. Tasks for more and less able groups. Links and resources provided.
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Mutually Assured Destruction- Cold War

Mutually Assured Destruction- Cold War

Whole lesson with links and resources on the idea of MAD. Looks at "duck and cover" advice and fallout shelters. Several activities and different ideas, adaptable.
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GCSE Revision America 1920s-1970s

GCSE Revision America 1920s-1970s

A set of revision lessons covering America from 1920s to 1970s includes worksheets, summary information and a couple of other tasks including a Presidential timeline and creation of an exam. This was a set of 6-7 lessons for my students and includes all information and resources.
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Cuba Missile Crisis

Cuba Missile Crisis

Whole lesson with resources on the Cuban Missile Crisis and its impact on the Cold War. Links to video clips and range of ideas included. Taught to year 9.
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End of the Vietnam War

End of the Vietnam War

Whole lesson covering Paris Peace Talks, Fall of Saigon and reflection task to group plan a 16 mark question on why the US "lost" the war.
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Road to the Vietnam War- French Rule

Road to the Vietnam War- French Rule

1-2 lessons on the Road to the Vietnam War, an introduction including French Rule, Dien Bien Phu, the Geneva Accords and actions of Diem and Ho Chi Minh. Includes activities, link to video clip and information slides.
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The Enigma Code

The Enigma Code

Lesson for lower ability on the enigma code, scrambled information activity with challenge codes to break. A look at how enigma impacted the Atlantic and plenary on how Alan Turing should be remembered using the Imitation game.
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USA 1920-1973 Revision Booklet

USA 1920-1973 Revision Booklet

Revision booklet created for students to complete. Aims to support new AQA GCSE 1D 1920-1973 America. Includes some links, key words, possible questions, how to answer questions, timings and key words and questions for students to work through.
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Introduction to the Korean War 2 lessons

Introduction to the Korean War 2 lessons

2-3 lessons introducing the Cold War (Specifically Truman Doctrine and Marshall Aid) and introducing Korea and its position at the end of the second world war. Intended to begin the Korean War section of AQA new GCSE. Includes activities, worksheets, new 8 mark question, key vocabulary and information slides.
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Russian Revolution Activities

Russian Revolution Activities

Collection of activities based on the causes and events of the Russian Revolution. This was designed for lower ability students on long term leave or in flexible education. Includes match ups, research tasks, card sorts, gap fills etc.
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Suffragettes activities collection

Suffragettes activities collection

Collection of activities on Suffragettes. Protest, propaganda, success. Includes gap fill, match ups, comic strips and Emily Davison assessment. Designed for lower ability students on long term absence.
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