The impact of the Railways Group activity

The impact of the Railways Group activity

The year is 1850! You are railway company competing with other railway companies to build Norfolk's railway tracks. Only one company can win the contract to build Norfolk's railway tracks. Your task......... You must use the information contained in this pack to create the most persuasive presentation and speech to persuade the people of Norfolk to choose you to build their railways!
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The story of Olaudah Equiano activity

The story of Olaudah Equiano activity

You are going to be placed into groups. Each group will be given part of the story of the life of Olaudah Equiano. In your group you must read the story and think about what it teaches you about the life of a slave. You will then present your part of the story to the rest of the class You have 18 minutes to read your story and create a short presentation
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The story of the Underground Railroad Game

The story of the Underground Railroad Game

You are going to play in pairs. You are slaves who are about to escape from your plantation. You must try to navigate your way round the board and escape along the underground railroad. Beware! The Slave catchers are after you! Heads= move forward 1 Tails= move forward 2
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Life for ex-slaves sources investigation

Life for ex-slaves sources investigation

In your groups study and analyse 8 different historical sources to explore and investigate what life was like for ex-slaves You will complete a ‘living graph to show what life was like for slaves after the end of slavery
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Rivalry between Homesteaders and Ranchers Analysis activity

Rivalry between Homesteaders and Ranchers Analysis activity

The creation of the Goodnight-loving trail saw cattle being driven directly to the west. John Illif set up a cattle ranch in Colorado and soon other ranchers saw the Great plains as the perfect place to ranch. The huge areas of land, good grazing grass was ideal to create large cattle ranches. This would lead to tension between the Indians but also the homesteaders who moved west................................ Analysis activity of the rivalry between Homesteaders and Ranchers
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Billy the KIdd

Billy the KIdd

Billy the Kidd became of the most notorious criminals of the American West. His life and story has been told many times. In 2013 a new film was released called Billy the Kidd, Below is the Film script explaining the life of Billy the Kidd............. Your Task is to use the script on the previous page to write the script for the 2013 movie trailer of Billy the Kidd ( overview- key events in this dramatic life)
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The Alliance system role play group packs

The Alliance system role play group packs

In your group you must all take part in creating freeze frames using the images, yourselves and the statements to show how the big six European countries split into 2 rival alliances.
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