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I teach History and Modern Studies in the far north of Scotland. I mark for the SQA (Higher History Paper 1). I love a booklet and use google to create a lot of my resources.

I teach History and Modern Studies in the far north of Scotland. I mark for the SQA (Higher History Paper 1). I love a booklet and use google to create a lot of my resources.
The Cold War- Full Course- Curriculum for Excellence, S2/3 BGE.
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The Cold War- Full Course- Curriculum for Excellence, S2/3 BGE.

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Series of 6 lessons covering the major events of the Cold War. Mapped against the Scottish Curriculum for Excellence experiences and outcomes, with assessment tasks for each provided. All print outs needed on the slides to make finding things easier! Whole course given from start to finish, including an end of unit test. 1- How can a war be cold? 2- Cuba 3- Berlin 4- Vietnam 5- Space Race 6- End of the Cold war. Targeting S2/3 level (13-15). Slides have lots of arrows and prompts for questions/jotter questions, differentiated to help students and yourself.
Salem Witch Trial- Role Play Lesson
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Salem Witch Trial- Role Play Lesson

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A stand alone ice breaker lesson for learning about the psychology behind the Salem Witch Trials. Targeting Level 2/3 (ages 10-13). Originally created as a Primary Transition lesson to get the new S1 cohort excited about history. Prepare for this to get LOUD! Introduction-making Salem seem like a happy place, talking about migrants. Change of Scene- young girls under attack! Change of music! Starting to use the word witches. Main Task- looking at the map of Salem. Role Play cards to be given out. Recap- Did the class burn the witch? Students are strongly encouraged to move around, talk to each other in character and accuse each other of witchcraft. Music for lesson on last slide. Useful for setting the scene.
National History (4 and 5) exam question practice booklets
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National History (4 and 5) exam question practice booklets

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A set of booklets containing exam style questions for National 4 and 5 History. (National 4 = Designed as a printable booklet that candidates can write directly onto.) Useful for the portfolio method. Collect good answers throughout the year or have candidates complete the booklet as part of their end of year assessment. Focuses on: -Scotland = The Era of the Great War Britain = The Atlantic Slave Trade -World= Hitler and Nazi Germany Questions lifted from a variety of books/past papers and come with a guide to each of the 6 question types (describe, explain, to what extent, compare, how fully and evaluate the usefulness). Questions broken down by section and by type to allow practice on one question type at a time. Can be used in class for practice or given to students for self study.
Flash cards for National 5 History
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Flash cards for National 5 History

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Flash cards questions for the National 5 history course. Helpful if used every week as a quiz to help with knowledge building. Units covered: Scottish = Era of the Great War British = Atlantic Slave Trade Germany = Hitler and Nazi Germany
Medieval Castles Design Workbook
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Medieval Castles Design Workbook

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A fun resource best used with a pile of cardboard, a roll of tape an acceptance the room is going to get messy! A workbook for teams to work through to design, build and review their own medieval castles. Targeting level 3 (Curriculum for excellence).
National 4 History Exam Style Question Booklet
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National 4 History Exam Style Question Booklet

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A booklet containing exam style questions for National 4 History. Designed as a printable booklet that candidates can write directly onto. Useful for the portfolio method. Collect good answers throughout the year or have candidates complete the booklet as part of their end of year assessment. Focuses on: -Scotland = The Era of the Great War Britain = The Atlantic Slave Trade -World= Hitler and Nazi Germany Questions lifted from a variety of books/past papers and come with a guide to each of the 6 question types (describe, explain, to what extent, compare, how fully and evaluate the usefulness). Questions broken down by section and by type to allow practice on one question type at a time. Can be used in class for practice or given to students for self study.
National 5 History Exam Style Question Booklet
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National 5 History Exam Style Question Booklet

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A booklet containing exam style questions for National 5 History. Focuses on: -Scotland = The Era of the Great War Britain = The Atlantic Slave Trade -World= Hitler and Nazi Germany Questions lifted from a variety of books/past papers and come with a guide to each of the 6 question types (describe, explain, to what extent, compare, how fully and evaluate the usefulness). Questions broken down by section and by type to allow practice on one question type at a time. Can be used in class for practice or given to students for self study.