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I am committed to providing high quality resources at Ks3 and Ks4 that are fun, academic and challenging for your young historians. These lessons are my very best and my hope is that they can be used by fellow history teachers to ensure that we get the best outcomes for our students.

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I am committed to providing high quality resources at Ks3 and Ks4 that are fun, academic and challenging for your young historians. These lessons are my very best and my hope is that they can be used by fellow history teachers to ensure that we get the best outcomes for our students.
Medieval town and village
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Medieval town and village

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This lesson has students compare a medieval town and village learning about both towns and villages at the same time. Then there is a focus on towns as the students write a health inspectors report on the state of a medieval town.
WW1 Empire Soldiers
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WW1 Empire Soldiers

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Students decide on the impact of the colonial troops. They look at an individual soldier and sources from the time to gauge understanding and learn the about the huge contribution soldiers from the empire made to the war effort throughout WW1
Edward the Confessor
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Edward the Confessor

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Students learn about the life of Edward and chart his life on a graph, from this they highlight high and low points in his life. Students use and info sheet to do this and also have a video to introduce them to the claimants of the throne after his death.
Medieval crime and punishment KS3
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Medieval crime and punishment KS3

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Two lessons both look at crime and punishment but one compares this to the Romans and asks students to study sources to decide on change and continuity and the other ask students to decide how fair medieval justice was for the rich, poor, male or female. Both require a write up on an overall question with PEEL sentence starters to support
Nazi propaganda
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Nazi propaganda

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The lesson focuses on the Nazi's control of the media for the use of propaganda to try to control the German peoples thoughts and beliefs. The lesson has some small chunked tasks, then a table completion and an exam question based on OCR History B with mark scheme.
Causes of Slavery
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Causes of Slavery

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Students start with two pictorial starters and closed passage to help them understand the Atlantic slave triangle. They will then watch a video linked to YouTube to further show how one of the main causes of slavery was trade and economic greed. They will then categorise a number of cause cards based on the three main causes of slavery and rank them in their books by sticking them in order of importance. The teacher can check understanding using the mini plenary and question students on their thoughts and ideas. Students can then use the cards to write a levelled answer on the main causes of slavery.
Life in Nazi Germany Revision Guide
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Life in Nazi Germany Revision Guide

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A detailed revision guide with sources, diagrams and past paper questions. This covers... The economy Rearmament Work programmes Propaganda Women Children Youth groups Education State Terror Courts Racial Policy
British Civil War Booklet
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British Civil War Booklet

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A handy booklet that takes students from the beginning to the end of the civil, can be used as homework or as 3 lessons. Five pages of activities in total. I have included examples of three of these pages so you have an idea of the tasks.
Viking gods and religion
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Viking gods and religion

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GCSE lesson on Viking gods and religion, two videos and a range of chunked tasks. Students learn about the different gods and religious practices of the Vikings.
Hitler's rise to power revision booklet
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Hitler's rise to power revision booklet

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This revision booklet has many past paper questions, visual and written sources and cover the topic on a way that is detailed but relevant and accessible to students with plenty of opportunity for them to practice for the exam. The areas covered are. Weakness of Weimar TOV and hyperinflation Hitler's early role in the Nazi party Munich Putsch Mien Kampf Recovery of Weimar (Stresseman) Impact of Wall St crash Nazi election promises Hitler as chancellor Political scheming Drop in Nazi votes Reichstag fire Night of the long knives (Previews are uploaded so you can see what some of the pages look like to help you to decide whether you wish to purchase the resource)
Viking trade
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Viking trade

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This lesson allows students to become Viking traders sailing around Europe trading and selling in regional goods. The lesson initially teaches the students the importance of the long ship in allowing the Vikings to become incredibly successful traders. Then students become the Viking traders and chart there progress on a map and in a table in pairs. They then meet up with a different pair and share their experience. Students then must vote on how successful they believe the Viking traders were. The lesson has instructions for each task in the notes section.