GCSE History American West 1800s. The Sand Creek Massacre 1864

GCSE History American West 1800s. The Sand Creek Massacre 1864

This presentation is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The main aim of this presentation is to make it visual by adding many pictures, maps and diagrams so the content will be more accessible to all ability pupils. It can be used in Flipped Classroom teaching as pre-lesson homework, or self study resource. This unit is about the Sand Creek Massacre of 1864: the situation of Cheyenne and Arapaho after the Fort Laramie Treaty 1851, Treaty of Fort Wise (1861), Chief Black Kettle, causes and consequences of the Massacre.
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GCSE History American West 1800s. Little Crow's War 1862

GCSE History American West 1800s. Little Crow's War 1862

This resource is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The aim of this presentation is to make a very visual source of information for all ability pupils, multiple pictures, diagrams, photos make it possible. It can be used in Flipped Classroom model of learning and pre teaching self study resource. This resource is about the Little Crow's War of 1862, starting with the Treaty of 1851, life in reservation, problems with the Treaty, crops failure, and causes and consequences of the war.
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GCSE History of American West 1800s. US Gov. Policy towards Plains Indians.

GCSE History of American West 1800s. US Gov. Policy towards Plains Indians.

This resource is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The addition of many pictures, diagrams, maps and photographs makes this resource accessible to all ability pupils, including Flipped Classroom teaching style (pre-teaching self-study resource). This unit is about the US government policy towards Plains Indians in second half of 1800s, the reaction of reservations, and their impact, and management, President Grant's 'Peace Policy 1868', new Indian Appropriation Act 1871.
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GCSE History of American West Unit 2 Development of the Plains

GCSE History of American West Unit 2 Development of the Plains

This bundle is a collection of presentations for the Unit 2 of Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s. All resources are full of pictures, maps, diagrams, photos, many have linked to videos to make the content accessible to all ability pupils. These can be used as pre-teaching resource for Flipped Classroom model of teaching. They are EAL accessible as well - the visual clues.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History of American West 1800s. The Red Cloud's War 1866-68

GCSE History of American West 1800s. The Red Cloud's War 1866-68

This resource is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West book. The main aim is to make the content of the course more visual, hence more accessible to all ability pupils. The second option of using this is in Flipped Classroom concept, when student read the resource before the lesson. This unit is about the Red Cloud's War 1866-68: the role of Chief Red Cloud, the role of Bozeman Trail and discovery of gold in Montana on Lakota Sioux Indians, the Fetterman's Trap and the Secong Fort Laramie Treaty of 1868.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History American West 1800s. Changes in the way of life of Plains Indians

GCSE History American West 1800s. Changes in the way of life of Plains Indians

This resource is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The addition of many pictures, maps, diagrams and photos makes this resource more accessible to all ability pupils, as well as it can be used in Flipped Classroom style of teaching as pre teaching self-study resource. This unit is about the changes of lifestyle of Plains Indians, with the impact of railroads, the cattle industry and gold prospecting.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History of American West in 1800s. The cattle industry. Part 2.

GCSE History of American West in 1800s. The cattle industry. Part 2.

This resource is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The aim of this presentation is to make the content more accessible to all ability pupils by adding many pictures, photos, maps and diagrams. This presentation can be shared with students as pre-teaching resource in Flipped Classroom concept of teaching. This unit is the continuation of the overview of cattle industry in Texas and on the Great Plains: the role of John Iliff, beginnings of ranching on the Plains and the cattle barons.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History of American West in 1800s. Cowboys and changes in the cattle industry

GCSE History of American West in 1800s. Cowboys and changes in the cattle industry

This presentation is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The presentation is enriched by adding many pictures, photos, diagrams and maps so the content becomes more accessible to all ability pupils. The second idea is to use this as re-teaching homework (Flipped Classroom). This unit is about the life of cowboys during the long drives as well as life on ranch, and changes in the cattle industry.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History of American West in 1800s. Rivalry between ranchers and homesteaders.

GCSE History of American West in 1800s. Rivalry between ranchers and homesteaders.

This presentation is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The content is converted into visual slides (many pictures, photos, maps and diagrams), so it becomes more understandable to all ability pupils. This resource can be used in pre-teaching (Flipped Classroom concept). The content of the unit: the overview of rivalry between ranchers and homesteaders (and sheep farmers).
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History American West in 1800s. The cattle industry. Part 1

GCSE History American West in 1800s. The cattle industry. Part 1

This presentation is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The content of the course is converted into a series of presentations full of visual clues: pictures, photos, diagrams, maps, to make this course more accessible to all ability pupils. It can be used as pre-teaching resource for Flipped Classroom teaching style. This unit is about the cattle industry in Texas before and after the Civil War, the significance of Joseph McCoy, the cow town of Abilene, and Goodnight Loving Trail.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History of American West in 1800s. The  Civil War of the development of the West.

GCSE History of American West in 1800s. The Civil War of the development of the West.

This resource is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The topic of the lesson is converted in a very visual presentation, full of pictures, photographs, maps and a video link so all ability pupils are able to understand the content. This lesson is about the influence of the Civil War on development of the West, starting with brief social and economical consequences of the Civil War,the differences between the North and the South socially and economically, and how the confederacy of the South influanced the Homestead Act and Pacific Rairoad Act.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History American West 1800s. The Pacific Railroad Act 1862.

GCSE History American West 1800s. The Pacific Railroad Act 1862.

This presentation is based on Edexcel GCSE History of the West in 1800s book. By adding many pictures, photos, maps and diagrams and a video link, the course becomes more accessible to all ability pupils. This lesson covers the influence of The Pacific Railroad Act and Railways on development of the West, starting with the different views onto development of the Plains between the North and the South, building of the Transcontinental Railroad, its significance on settlement of the West.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History American West 1800s. Development of the West. The Homestead Act 1862

GCSE History American West 1800s. Development of the West. The Homestead Act 1862

This presentation is based on Edexcel GCSE History of the West in 1800s book. By adding many pictures, photos, maps and diagrams and a video link, the course becomes more accessible to all ability pupils. This unit is about the Homestead Act of 1862, why it was introduced, the conditions of the Act, the results of the Act, positive and negative and its significance for the settlement of the West.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History American West 1800s. Tackling the problems of Homesteading.

GCSE History American West 1800s. Tackling the problems of Homesteading.

This presentation is based on Edexcel GCSE History of the West in 1800s book. By adding many pictures, photos, maps and diagrams and a video link, the course becomes more accessible to all ability pupils. This unit is about the problems of homesteading in the West: the weather and farming conditions on the Great Plains, the risks of homesteaders in settling in the West, how railroads improved the life of settlers, and what inventions made life of pioneers easier.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History American West 1800s. Problems with law and order.

GCSE History American West 1800s. Problems with law and order.

This presentation is based on Edexcel GCSE History of the West in 1800s book. By adding many pictures, photos, maps and diagrams and a video link, the course becomes more accessible to all ability pupils. This unit is about lawlessness and law and order in the West: new settlements issues with lawlessness (example of Abilene - a cow town), impact of the Civil War (deserters, outlaws, the Reno Gang).
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History of American West in 1800s. The problem of lawlessness in early towns and settlements

GCSE History of American West in 1800s. The problem of lawlessness in early towns and settlements

This recourse is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The content of the course is enriched with many pictures, photos, diagrams and a video link to visualise the topic to all ability pupils. This unit is about the problem of lawlessness in early towns and settlements in the West: the issues of law and order, the impact of mass migration (gold rush) and problems with gangs and racism towards Chinese community.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History of American West in 1800s. Attempts to tackle lawlessness in the West

GCSE History of American West in 1800s. Attempts to tackle lawlessness in the West

This resource is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The main aim is to make the content more visual (video, photos, maps, diagrams) hence easier to understand for all ability pupils. This unit is about attempts to tackle the lawlessness in the American West: federal law enforcement (US Marshals, Sheriffs, posse, setting claim disputed in gold rush settlements, vigilance committees, and racist crimes.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History of American West in 1800s. Unit 1 Early Settlement of the West

GCSE History of American West in 1800s. Unit 1 Early Settlement of the West

This bundle is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The content of the course is converted into visual presentations, enriched witch photos, pictures, diagrams maps and links to video clips (hyperlink and QR codes - for printouts). Unit 1 is about the early settlement of the West 1835-1862. This bundle can be used as pre-teaching homework resource (Flipped Classroom concept).
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History of American West in 1800s. The Fort Laramie Treaty 1851

GCSE History of American West in 1800s. The Fort Laramie Treaty 1851

This presentation is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s book. The aim of this presentation is to visualise the content of the course by adding photos, diagrams, pictures and maps, as well as vide link so the content is accessible to all ability pupils. This unit overviews the Treaty of Fort Laramie in 1851, choosing the respresentatives for the meeting, the boundaries of Indian lands, translation difficulties, treaty agreements (for Indians and the Us government), significance and the problems of the treaty.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE History of American West in the 19th cent. Tension between settlers and Indians

GCSE History of American West in the 19th cent. Tension between settlers and Indians

This resource is based on Edexcel GCSE History of American West in 1800s. The content is converted in a visual slides, with many pictures, photos, diagrams and maps so is more accessible to all ability pupils. This unit is about the growing tension between white settlers and Plains Indians, looking at the issues of challenging environment, scarce of resources, cultural misuderstandings, racism and the scale of migration to the West.
Lukaszlucky
GCSE American West in 19th Cent. The US gov policy towards the Plains Indians

GCSE American West in 19th Cent. The US gov policy towards the Plains Indians

This presentation is based on GCSE History of American West in the 19th Century book. The aim of this presentation is to visualise the content of the book, so the information is more accessible to all ability pupils. This unit is converting the attitude of the US government towards the Plains Indians (Native Americans): conflicts over land, setting of the Permanent Indian Border, the westward expansion of white Americans, and Indian Appropriation Act 1851.
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