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Slavery On Trial
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Slavery On Trial

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A mock court case / role play centered around the issue of slavery. Roles and activities for all the students in the class. Suggested prep time is 2 lessons and 1-2 to complete the trial. Start the trial with the playing of the Star Spangled Banner. A very powerful and rewarding activity.
1066 : The Norman Conquest
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1066 : The Norman Conquest

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A unit of work covering the Norman invasion. Unit key words, the death of Edward the Confessor, a comprehensive claimants to the throne role play activity, The Battle of Fulford gate, The Battle Of Stamford Bridge, the invasion of William .The Battle of Hastings battle planning and sort activities, why did William win diamond ranking activity, the Feudal System puzzle, motte and bailey castles, the Harrying Of The North, crossword and other puzzles, essay writing templates and assessment. Skills : source analysis and investigation, essay writing, decision making, presentation and research. Includes scheme of work with various web / video links. Also includes an 80 question PowerPoint end of unit review with accompanying worksheets
Rome and the Gladiators Full Unit
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Rome and the Gladiators Full Unit

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Full Pack Contents Differentiated Vocab Builders The Birth of Rome Who Were the Gladiators ? Gladiators Source Types Top Ten Gladiator Types Inside the Colosseum What Else Happened In The Arena? Uncovered - Female Gladiators Top Ten Famous Gladiators Buy Your Gladiator Equip Your Gladiator Train Your Gladiator Design Your Gladiator Empathy and Creative Writing (The Diary of a Gladiator) Who Was Spartacus? Investigation ( Did Most Romans Enjoy The Games? ) Writing Frames Review - Crossword and Picture Puzzle Review - Cut and Match Puzzle Source Analysis and Enquiry Review - PowerPoint Quiz Media clips, Links and Games Unit Assessment
The First World War 150 Page Teaching Pack
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The First World War 150 Page Teaching Pack

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A comprehensive unit of work ( 150+ pages ) covering many aspects of World War 1. Includes activities to teach essential source and writing skills as well as several unique literacy activities. eBook Supporting PowerPoints Student led role / play activities Quiz question banks Various revision / review options Generic set of 40+ quiz ‘power cards’ that can be used in any subject or topic. ( Note - new WW1 Beginnings eBook and Weapons and Warfare are updated versions that overlap some of the older files. Basic contents - differentiated key word activities, the causes of the war, the assassination of Franz Ferdinand, The Schlieffen Plan, trench defend and attack strategies / games, who was to blame?, life in the trenches sources and writing exercise, propaganda, the theaters of war outside Europe,Hitler and WW1, The Battle of The Somme, Why Did The USA Enter The War? Why did the Soviet Union leave? animals in wartime including debate activity, airplanes, fully resourced investigation and role play activity - Haig, Hero Butcher or Bungler, crossword and other review puzzles and timeline activities, comprehensive end of unit assessment. Fully resourced student led - Europe in Crisis Conference Fully resourced- student led ‘Haig on Trial’ Other highlights = Defend your trench activity with your cut and paste army and trench template. Assassination - ‘graphic novel’ interactive. Skills - source analysis and evaluation, extended writing, cartoon interpretation, questioning photographic evidence, empathy letter writing exercise frames. Also includes many excellent video / web links.
The Titanic
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The Titanic

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A good starter for any work or topic about Titanic - a range of sources with a nice option to colour code and categorise …
The Causes of World War 2
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The Causes of World War 2

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A smart worksheet and timeline that requires students to separate the causes of WW2 into long and short term factors. Then, classify events into broader headings of : The Treaty of Versailles, Hitler’s foreign policy, the failure of the League, Appeasement and the Nazi-Soviet Pact. Accompanying resource and teaching plan can be obtained from www.ichistory.com You may also find useful … Holocaust Expansion Pack - 100 page teaching pack + Anne Frank + activities + skills https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/-12649611 First World War 150 + Page Teaching Pack https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/resource-10002492
The Industrial Revolution - 100 page teaching pack!
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The Industrial Revolution - 100 page teaching pack!

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Full Pack Contents : Key Unit Vocabulary, Life Before the Industrial Revolution, The Causes of the Industrial Revolution, The Transport Revolution, Industrial Inventions, The Rebecca Riots, Life in London’s East End, The Communication Revolution,Children in Factories, Working Conditions, Punishments, Injuries, The Reformers,The Sadler Committee Report, The Factory Acts, Child Labour Today, Review Timelines, Review PowerPoint Quiz, Review Crossword Puzzle. Investigation : What Were Living Conditions Like in Urban Areas? Plus Activity - Factory Owner on Trial Skills : Literacy, Extended Writing, Questioning ,Photographic evidence, Corroboration, Identifying Source Types, Source Analysis, Source Comparison and Evaluation.
WW2 Home Front - The Blitz
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WW2 Home Front - The Blitz

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A colourful, well-presented, and creative resource. Includes worksheets and embedded links, ideas and activities. Main contents … ( 67 pages in total ) 1 - Simple key word and vocabulary starter, matching activity. Extension, differentiation option included. 2 - Background and overview gap fill exercise. 3 - Source study ( all sources included ) and template worksheet. The focus here is … Air Raid Warden / Precaution / Children of the Blitz / Blitz Spirit / Impact / effect of bombing on civilians. Students can colour code, categorise then summarize the key information discovered into a neat template. 4 - Source Skills / type activity - understanding primary, secondary and tertiary sources via Blitz source type examples. 5 - Air Raid Warden / Precaution focus. This included well-presented information worksheets, primary sources and a summary /via a fun, diverse differentiated literacy activity to consolidate learning. 6 - The Blitz Spirit - Four focus sources and supporting worksheet template that consider the idea of The Blitz Spirit. Extension - Creative exercise gives students examples of Blitz propaganda and option to create their own piece of propaganda. 7 - Take Shelter - Covers the various ways people tried to escape the bombs. Morrison and Anderson shelters, London Underground, communal shelters, and countryside evacuations for children. There are two activities here - one allows students to match the group to the shelter, the second is a simple table summary. 8 - Strike Back - This is a very interactive activity that covers RAF Bomber Command and British response to German bombing. Students can be put into teams and make decisions based on their given team role / perspective. Cross curricular links here with - Math / e.g., using statistics - ethics / moral decision making. This activity also looks at D-Day, Dam Buster Raid and the Battle of Britain - albeit in brief. There are many links to videos and other websites embedded in the resource throughout.
Model League Of Nations
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Model League Of Nations

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A comprehensive resource that allows students to experience for themselves how the League worked. Case cards to cover Vilna, Aaland Islands, Upper Silesia, War of the Stray Dog, Corfu Incident, Manchuria and Abyssinia invasions. I suggest putting students into small delegation teams to represent each country and or case. A very powerful learning activity. Review exercise included.
The Causes of WW1
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The Causes of WW1

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Requires students to seperate the causes of the First World War into long and short term factors. Full resource / free WW1 Ebook and teaching guide can be found at www.ichistory.com
Causes of WW 2 Unit Intro
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Causes of WW 2 Unit Intro

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Worksheets and activities: Includes key words / glossary , Hitler's Foreign Policy Problems and Aims, The Saar , Hitler&'s rearmament of Germany.
Elizabeth I - Part 1
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Elizabeth I - Part 1

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Includes Key words Tudor Family Tree Background to her taking the throne A look at her character and interests Early problems and challenges
The Gunpowder Plot
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The Gunpowder Plot

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The series of lessons include ... Key Vocab / literacy Religion sort Reasons for the plot / timeline summary Plot review activity
Victorian Police Academy : 1888 / Jack The Ripper
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Victorian Police Academy : 1888 / Jack The Ripper

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This activity asks students to apply for a job as a Victorian Bobby. Includes 5 sections to the application including Q and A, solving murder riddles, Source Analysis, Crime Scene Investigation and Strategy. Content : crime / social conditions in Whitechapel. The Ripper murders.
Holocaust  100 pg Pack + Anne Frank + Activities + PowerPoint
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Holocaust 100 pg Pack + Anne Frank + Activities + PowerPoint

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A detailed 100 pg teaching pack / unit of work. This includes many creative in built activities, differentiated worksheets, interactive PowerPoints, embedded media / website / video links, skills builders and review materials. Contents … Essential vocabulary + literacy activities. History of antisemitism. Reasons for Holocaust. Propaganda. Anne Frank. Jewish Problem / Question Activity. Nuremberg Laws. Kristallnacht. Einsatsgruppen. Conditions in the Concentration Camps. Persecution of Minorities. The Final Solution. The Nuremberg Trials. Review, Puzzles and Revision Cards. Holocaust Museum Maker Activity. Skills = source analysis and evaluation, usefulness, reliability, source types, short - long term causes, describing events and significance, investigation 26 sources set - why did the Holocaust happen?
Versailles + Other Treaties - 70 Page Teaching Pack and Revision.
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Versailles + Other Treaties - 70 Page Teaching Pack and Revision.

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A comprehensive I/GCSE unit that looks at the Treaty of Versailles and the other treaties of WW1. Main content: Key vocabulary: Versailles Delegates, Aims of the Big Three, Thrashing out the Treaty, Versailles Maps and Terms, Who Was Most Satisfied?, Why Did The Victors Not Get Everything they wanted ?, The Other Treaties of WW1: Sevres, Triannon, St Germain, Ruhr Occupation, Hyperinflation, How Did the Treaty of Versailles Impact On Germany up to 1923?, Cartoon Compare Analysis, Investigation: Could The Treaties Be Justified at That Time? Timelines + Writing frames. Activity - Spoils of War / Thrashing Out the Treaty, students take on the role of the ‘Big Three’ to create a treaty of their own. Activity - Versailles Terms Debate. Investigation: fully resourced investigation = Could the Treaties be Justified at the Time? WW1 Summary PowerPoint Interactive PowerPoint Quiz Review Revision Organisers Revision Flash Cards Multiple Choice Review Crossword and Picture Match Puzzle You may also find useful … First World War 100 + Page Teaching Pack https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/resource-10002492