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The First World War Complete Unit
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The First World War Complete Unit

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A comprehensive unit of work covering many aspects of World War 1. Many activities to teach essential source and writing skills as well as dozens of unique literacy activities. ( Note - new WW1 Beginnings eBook and *Weapons and Warfare" are updated versions that overlap some of the older files. Basic contents : 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, 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 : Haig, Hero Butcher or Bungler, crossword and other review puzzles and timeline activities, comprehensive end of unit assessment. Skills : source analysis and evaluation, extended writing, cartoon interpretation, questioning photographic evidence, empathy letter writing exercise frames. Includes Teaching Guide / Ideas / Web Links.
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 Holocaust PPT with Supporting Resources
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The Holocaust PPT with Supporting Resources

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A PPT that covers : Jewish history Background, Reasons for Persecution, the Nuremberg Laws, Propaganda, Kristallnacht, The Warsaw Ghetto, Einsatzgruppen, The Final Solution. The PDF activities cover the above in more depth plus witness accounts and skills activities. Direct Youtube link here : www.youtube.com/watch?v=DyQFDfemLGQ&feature=youtu.be
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
World War 2 PowerPoint
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World War 2 PowerPoint

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An interactive PowerPoint with links to resources and media clips. The Causes of WW2 area is complete plus connects to resources on the Holocaust too. Suggestions to add to this resource most welcome.
 Versailles And The Other Peace Treaties
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Versailles And The Other Peace Treaties

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A comprehensive unit that looks at the Treaty of Versailles and the other treaties of WW1. Highlights: Thrashing Out he Treaty, students take on the role of the 'Big Three' to create a treaty of their own. Investigation: fully resourced investigation. Could the Treaties be Justified at the Time? 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, How Did the Treaty of Versailles Impact On Germany up to 1923?, Cartoon Compare Analysis, Investigation: Could The Treaties Be Justified at That Time? Review Materials and Timeline, Writing frames, Assessment, Teacher's Guide. Supported with WW1 review PowerPoint and comprehensive PowerPoint review.
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.
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 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 World War 2 Revision Sheet
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Causes of World War 2 Revision Sheet

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An effective summary of the Causes of WW2 module. Help students understand main event and the relationship between them, Treaty of Versailles Global Depression Failure of the League Spanish Civil War Hitler’s Foreign Policy Nazi-Soviet Pact
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.
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. 
Factory Owner on Trial
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Factory Owner on Trial

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A fun and engaging role play / trial activity with roles for the whole class. The Sadler Report can be used as extension work for the jury members. Prep time 1 - 2 lessons and encourage teams to work together outside of the time permitted in class. Trial time - 2 lessons
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
League of Nations Full Teaching Pack
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League of Nations Full Teaching Pack

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Content: Key Vocabulary: Key Vocabulary / Literacy Activities, Creating the League, League Membership and Structure, Model League of Nations activities, Aims of the League, 1920’s Successes and Failures, Humanitarian Work, The Global Depression and The League, League Failure and Disarmament in the 1930s, Manchuria and Abyssinia, Cartoon Analysis, Comprehensive Review Materials and Timelines, Writing frames, Assessment, Teacher’s Guide.
USA Boom Depth Study Resource Pack
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USA Boom Depth Study Resource Pack

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The 35 page unit of work contains various resources and activities. Pick and choose the ones that fit best. Includes … Unit vocab The American Dream The Melting Pot The Impact of WW1 Why DId the USA Boom? Problems in the Farming Industry Which Industries Benefited? How Far Did the US Economy Boom? Unit Quiz and Revision Summary Activities Skills … Cartoon Analysis and Evaluation Propaganda Devices Source Investigation and Evaluation Revision Activities