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)
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
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.
Focusing on the impact of the Black Death on England - focus on embedding GCSE skills at KS3. Has exam style questions and skills - following the new Edexcel GCSE History specification.
Easily adaptable for all abilities and levels
KS3 lesson focusing on how people tried to cure and prevent the Black Death.
Card sort, and writing activity. All material is easy to follow.
Use of embedding KS4 skills at KS4 in line with the new Edexcel GCSE specification.
Easily adaptable for all abilities
Lesson based on the reasons the Black Death arrived in England.
Map based activity with embedding KS4 skills at KS3 - in line with the new Edexcel GCSE specification.
Easily adaptable to all levels and abilities.
Useful for KS3 - and a SOW based on Henry VIII and his relationship with the church.
Focus on why Henry wanted a divorce, and why he wanted to break from Rome - good resources and easily adaptable for LA and HA
New Edexcel GCSE British Medicine through time 1250-present.
Suitable for LA students - concentrating on why the NHS is so significant, how it was established and the technology used to help it progress
KS3 lesson on Henry VIII - Introduction to Henry VIII and whether he was a good king or not.
Focus is source work - looking at different sources and filling in a table.
Good use of embedding GCSE (inference) skills.
LA resources available too