KS3/KS4 History: Anglo-Saxon England Scheme of Work

KS3/KS4 History: Anglo-Saxon England Scheme of Work

Suitable for KS3/KS4/KS5 curriculum - easily adaptable across the age/ability levels. All lessons provided with HA and LA PowerPoints and resources/worksheets. Knowledge Organiser (for use in homework) and Knowledge Organiser tests also provided. Assessments/assessment preparation lessons are also provided. Scheme of Work lessons: 1. How do objects found at Sutton Hoo help historians to learn more about the Anglo-Saxons? 2. How did Christianity change Anglo-Saxon England? 3. Why did Vikings raid England? 4. Do the Vikings deserve their bloodthirsty reputation? 5. Was Alfred the Great really so great? 6. Mini Assessment and Knowledge Test 7. Why is Anglo Saxon England known as the Dark Ages? 8. Why is 10th Century England seen as the Anglo-Saxon Golden Age? 9. Assessment Preparation 10. Assessment (+sentence starters) All individual lessons are available on my TES page
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KS3 History: How dark were the Dark Ages?

KS3 History: How dark were the Dark Ages?

KS3 Lesson which can be easily adapted to KS4/KS5 and across all exam boards. Full lesson with resources focussing on should the Anglo-Saxon period be known as the Dark Ages Lesson focusses: What the Dark Ages mean Judgement lesson with sources and graphs to track how dark the Dark Ages actually work. Group or pair work
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KS3 History: Was Anglo-Saxon England a 'Golden Age'?

KS3 History: Was Anglo-Saxon England a 'Golden Age'?

KS3 Lesson which can be easily adapted to KS4/KS5 and across all exam boards. Full lesson with resources focussing on how far the Angl-Saxon period was a 'Golden Age'. Lesson focusses: What a Golden Age is Are we in a Golden Age now? Diamond 9 activity - explaining which is the biggest reason we call it the Golden Age.
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Marking Stickers

Marking Stickers

marking stickers with activities for students to complete, and praise stickers. Print off onto sticker paper. Perfect for easy marking and higher level questioning/thinking
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How Wild was the  West?

How Wild was the West?

Lesson using the new Edexcel specification, The American West. Lesson focuses on how 'wild' the American West was - good and easily adaptable activities and resources
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American Civil War and the Homestead Act 1862

American Civil War and the Homestead Act 1862

American Civil War and the Homestead Act of 1862 - in line with the Edexcel (exam 2018) specification History GCSE - The American West Lesson focuses on the causes and results of the Civil War and how it led to the Homestead Act Practice exam question on 'consequence' (4 marks)
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Who should Henry VIII  marry? Henry's six wives

Who should Henry VIII marry? Henry's six wives

Take me Out themed lesson based on the positives and negatives of each of Henry's wives. Group work suitable for KS3 - really fun lesson with effective and good resources. Class go through the stages of Take Me Out and decide who Henry should take to the Isle of Fernadez
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Black Death Scheme of Work

Black Death Scheme of Work

Suitable for KS3. Six lesson SOW including assessment and peer marking grids. Focus on embedding the new Edexcel GCSE exam skills at KS3. Uses GCSE command words to get all familiar with the words used at KS4. Easy to differentiate and fun, active plenary. All resources are simple and accessible. GCSE skills include; infering from a source, writing a narrative, explaining the main difference between 2 interpretations, explain essays. Suitable for a school who teaches KS3 once a week - lessons are easily adaptable to extend if required. Focusses on symptoms, arrival, causes, cure, impact
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Causes of the Black Death

Causes of the Black Death

KS3 lesson focusing on what people thought caused the Black Death. Use of sources and in line with the new Edexcel GCSE specification. Use of embedding KS4 skills at KS3. Easily adaptable to all abilities.
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