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Author, Teacher and Consultant over the years. I have taught across the 4-18 age range as an AST and was a Head of Faculty in large Secondary. I have written for Hodder Murray, The Guardian, the BBC website and for Teaching History. I was a member of the Historical Association's Secondary Committee for eight years. I've had input on the bafta winning Smallpox through time production and worked as a consultant on two becta award winning projects.

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Author, Teacher and Consultant over the years. I have taught across the 4-18 age range as an AST and was a Head of Faculty in large Secondary. I have written for Hodder Murray, The Guardian, the BBC website and for Teaching History. I was a member of the Historical Association's Secondary Committee for eight years. I've had input on the bafta winning Smallpox through time production and worked as a consultant on two becta award winning projects.
Medicine in the Renaissance
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Medicine in the Renaissance

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These resources are for GCSE Medicine Through Time teachers. The pack contains aoverview of the main charecteristics of the period and the way in which Medicine developed at te time. Accompanying resources allow learners to record teir findings about key events, continuity and changes at the time in a number of ways, thus allowing differentiation. The activities include examples. This resource pack has been used as an introduction to a study of the period and also provided to learners as part of their revision packs. It works well alongside my other resources on this period.
Consequences of the Norman Invasion
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Consequences of the Norman Invasion

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This activity is aimed at Year Seven pupils. It introduces them to the idea that events have consequences and that these vary in terms of their longevity. Here the pupils look at the short, medium and longer term consequences of the Norman Invasion. The examples on the worksheet can be expanded by using examples of modern language or architecuture that has survived since the early norman era: especially so if there are local examples.
Troubles in Northern Ireland
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Troubles in Northern Ireland

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Aimed at GCSE History classes and their teachers. These resources comprise a range of information sheets that include activties to test knowledge, understanding and skills. Visual sources are included where appropriate in each worksheet. The Powerpoint breaks down the build up to, the events of and the consequences of Bloody Sunday. The worksheets can be used as standalone resources or alongside textbooks and other reference materials. The presentation does not include any activities as it is inteded to prompt questioning and discussion amongst the class: note that the inquiries have passed judgement on the events of 30th January 1972.
Starter Activities - Medicine Through Time
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Starter Activities - Medicine Through Time

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A variety of simple but effective starter activities relating to Medicine through time. Several take the form of a dominoes game where learners have to make links between key words. Sorting tasks have the instructions on the sheets. The Card sort is slightly longer and requires learners to piece together the story of Jenner's achievements. There are more of our Medicine starters and activities here http://bit.ly/sh_medicine They were written on request for a Primary colleague but are adaptable for use as starters. DXP9ZZ15HP
Roman Medicine
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Roman Medicine

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Two resources relating to Roman medicine. They are useful to teachers of Medicine through time who want learners to understand the way in which Galen worked and the beliefs that had continuied and changed over the course of the Roman era. This acts as a good starting point for moving into a study of medicine in the Medieval period. These resources work well alongside the free resources I have uploaded on Ancient Medicine in general. They were originally submitted to my website for free distribution.
20 History Quotation Posters for Display and Stimulus
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20 History Quotation Posters for Display and Stimulus

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20 posters based on famous historical quotations. They are ideal for display or for use as a discussion point. Posters such as these can reinforce the significance of HIstory, making them useful for parents evenings and displays at school events. Many quotes about History are worthy of discussion. They often relate to the uses and misuses of the past, making them ideal prompts for discussion in tutor sessions and citizenship sessions. See my other resources for additional quotation posters and resources. They can be changed weekly to provide variety or to match up with specific areas that are being taught.
Introduction to Medicine Through Time
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Introduction to Medicine Through Time

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A very straightforward research project booklet. As the newer courses tend to omit a study of Ancient Medicine this booklet can be used as a Year 9 / Holiday research task to help provide learners with some of the main points from the Ancient World. This should provide a firm basis upon which a study of Medicine in th Medieval World can be conducted. The booklet asks learners to consider factors, achievements and the things that impeded progress in Ancient Medicine.
The Anatomists: Harvey and Vesalius
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The Anatomists: Harvey and Vesalius

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Information sheets that are rich in images. Accompanied by activities and assessment for learning prompts. Ideal for GCSE classes studying medicine through time but adaptable for use in Key Stage 3 where a study of medicine, science and culture is being undertaken. These resources can be used alongside my other renaissance medicine resources or as standalone resources. They are easy to differentiate through use of the prompt sheets.
Back to School History Classroom Display Resources
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Back to School History Classroom Display Resources

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This pack of 20 posters is an ideal back to school resource. Providing 20 inspirational posters about history they can liven up your displays while acting as prompts for discussion. The quotes are selected to inspire and promote interest in the study of history. They provoke thought, some relate to the meaning of history, others the importance, some the nature of history. The resource comes as a pdf document that provides the posters in printable form. There is also a powerpoint version of the resource. This would make them easy to use as stimulus material via a projector. Combined with our other pack of historical quotes posters, there is more than enough for one per week, allowing a focus on a different quote each week. The two packs are also available as a bundled back to school offer to give you a head start on display.
The Theory of the Four Humours
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The Theory of the Four Humours

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A straightforward and accessible introduction to the theory of the Four Humours. This provides an understanding of the theory than underpinned much of medical practice for thousands of years. The resource has simple but effective graphics to illustrate the logic behind the theory and a range of activities to develop and test understanding. Ideal for any classes studying medicine through time.
Andreas Vesalius
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Andreas Vesalius

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Information sheet with accompanying questions and prompts. Aimed at GCSE History classes studying SHP. This resource was originally developed for classes attaining slightly below the national average.
William Harvey
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William Harvey

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A series of activities relating to the links between the work of William Harvey and that of other well known anatomists / artists. Accompanied by a prompt sheet to assist in differentiating this resource helps learners to develop an understanding of how developments are often linked.
The Great Plague, an Investigation
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The Great Plague, an Investigation

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Using a range of sources and historical data, learners investigate and record the spead of the Great Plague. This provides them with a god understanding of the methodology of the day along with developing their awareness of the varied types of views held at the time. Data rich, this activity also illustrates how destructive infectious diseases could be and provides the basis for much discussion about changes in towns and cities over time. There are various activities within the pack which allows for differentiation or extension of the study over a series of lessons. Examples of audio visual presentations created by my classes as a result of this study can be found on my youtube channel or via the schoolshistory.org.uk website.
20 AP World History Classroom Quote Posters
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20 AP World History Classroom Quote Posters

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20 AP World History Posters for use as display. These posters promote interest in historical thinking and raise awareness of the importance of the past. The quotes come from notable people from a variety of backgrounds. From Presidents and Prime Ministers to authors and scientists. These posters can be used to prompt discussion about specific issues, are suitable for use in promotional displays and for more able learners can be used to challenge their perceptions of what history is and why it should be studied. Combined with our other materials they can be used as part of a year binder or planner.
Medicine through time
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Medicine through time

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Medicine through time resources. Includes active learning lessons, revision games, numerous worksheets, some stand alone lessons and a variety of starter and plenary activities. Easy to adapt and all proven in the classroom.
Medieval Medicine. Active Learning 'Big Picture' exercise.
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Medieval Medicine. Active Learning 'Big Picture' exercise.

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This is a tried and tested activity for classes of all abilities following a GCSE History course that includes a Medicine through time unit. It has previousl been used as both an introductory exercise (able groups) and as a revision exercise for mixed classes. It highlights the various types of beliefs and treatments available in the Medieval period whilst also showing that there was a class divide. The activity was designed to be completed in an hour long session in a large classroom. It works best with tables and chairs rearranged. This activity inspired some of the activities included in my work published by Hodder Murray.
February Revolution Starter Activity
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February Revolution Starter Activity

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This starter activity utilises a tag cloud based on the causes of the February Revolution. Pupils look at the key words and assess what they think the main causes of the Revolution were. The task can be expanded to include an initial look at the 5 W's as the key words begin to address those questions. Designed to be used alongside the sequencing task and change in Russia activities that we have already uploaded. For free resources, images and links as well as discounts please like our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/schoolshistory/
Islamic Medicine Mind mapping resource
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Islamic Medicine Mind mapping resource

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A simple resource that guides learners through the process of creating a mind map. This was designed for learners attaining below the national average as a means of helping them to develop revision skills. The activity can be differentiated to make it far more complex through adding additional factors or asking learners to make combinations of factors explicit.
Causes of the February Revolution - Sequencing Task
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Causes of the February Revolution - Sequencing Task

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Pupils are asked to sequence a series of events that occurred in the build up to the February Revolution in Russia. This can be done as a starter activity based on prior knowledge, or alongside suitable reference materials. The events cover a range of social, economic, political and military causes of the February Revolution. An ideal follow up exercise would be looking at the level of change in Russia at this period: see our resource on Change in Russia. Further resources, special offers and free materials are available via our facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/schoolshistory/
Literacy aids for the History Classroom
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Literacy aids for the History Classroom

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These three resources are designed to help learners quickly develop confidence in ther Secondary school history lessons. Easy to print and laminate as desktop workmats, or to place on display, they outline basic chronologies and illustrate some ways in which to start answering questions in an accurate and considered manner. They include 'fun facts' and are colourful to make them appealing to Year 7 learners. Like these resources? Please have a look at my other resources or connect with me on social media.