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I am a History teacher working in Yorkshire.
Mary Queen of Scots and Elizabeth (2/3 lessons)
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Mary Queen of Scots and Elizabeth (2/3 lessons)

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These lessons has been designed to teach about who Mary Queen of Scots was (creating movie trailers/ story boards) and then to explain how she was a threat to the throne (what should Elizabeth do with her?). SEN alternatives. Enjoy and use as you wish.
Industrial Revolution SOW 1750-1900 (12  Lessons) medicine- population- mining- factories- towns
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Industrial Revolution SOW 1750-1900 (12 Lessons) medicine- population- mining- factories- towns

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This is the first 12 lessons for an industrial revolution SOW. Included: introduction- living conditions- health and medicine - factories- coal mining- population- towns - conclusion All activities and support materials included (apart from video clips, but hyperlinks have been added). This has been produced for a mixed ability year 9 class- but can be used with other years. These are some ideas that I have created, found and adapted Use how you wish and enjoy
Slavery SOW- (12 lessons) African Culture- Capture- Middle Passage- Auction- Slave Life- Resistance
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Slavery SOW- (12 lessons) African Culture- Capture- Middle Passage- Auction- Slave Life- Resistance

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This is a set of resources I use with Year 8 in the Summer term. I have had very positive reviews and Year 8 love to finish the year with this. You will need a copy of 'Roots' DVD to play along side these lessons, however you could use some of the lessons without. Lessons: 1. Introduction to the slave triangle and slave trade 2. Why was slavery allowed? 3. African Culture 4. Capturing Slaves 5. Middle Passage 6. Middle Passage Assessment 7. Auction 8. Role Play auction 9. Slave routine 10. Plantation Life 11. Slave resistance 12. Underground railroad (fun lesson) Enjoy and use as you wish :)
World War I SOW (12-18 lessons) Causes; Recruitment; Home front; Trench life; Somme; Weapons; more..
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World War I SOW (12-18 lessons) Causes; Recruitment; Home front; Trench life; Somme; Weapons; more..

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I use this resource to teach year 9 about WWI. All resources are included and some lessons can take more than one period. 1. Long term factors about the start of WWI 2. Short term factors about the start of WWI Race Track WWI- this involved students working in groups to act out the causes of WWI 3. The BEF and the Schlieffen Plan 4. Recruitment and Conscientious Objectors 5. Trench Life 6. Weapons 7. Battle of the Somme L1 8. Battle of the Somme L2 9. Censorship and Rationing 10. Shell Shock (information on Harry Farr not included) 11. Assessment Enjoy and use as you wish :)
Castle Project
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Castle Project

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This is a differentiated project booklet. It has been designed for Year 7 all ability, but could be used for other years. It contains 4 enquiry questions- each has a level 3/4/5/6 task that can be chosen by the students. There is then a creative task for the students to complete. My students have really enjoyed completing this History Challenge
Suffragettes and Women in the War- (5 lessons)
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Suffragettes and Women in the War- (5 lessons)

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I use this resource with year 9 when teaching about the suffragettes and women in the war. This is 5-6 lessons and all resources are included. 1. Suffragettes- research- who are they? 2. Freedom fighters or terrorists? 3. What did women do in the War? 4. Research into the war- independent task (could take 2 lessons) 5. Propaganda task Enjoy and use as you wish :)
Timeline for Classroom
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Timeline for Classroom

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This timeline is ideal for a History classroom- it is 65 pages long and fits all the way around my walls in my classroom. Enjoy and use as you wish
Nazi Germany SOW (15 lessons) Rise of Hitler- Life in Nazi Germany- The Final Solution
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Nazi Germany SOW (15 lessons) Rise of Hitler- Life in Nazi Germany- The Final Solution

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I use these lessons with Year 9 to introduce the rise of Hitler and Nazi Germany. This is usually the last topic in Y9 during the summer term. Lessons cover: 1. The Treaty of Versailles 2. Hitler - who was he? 3. How did Hitler rise to power? 4. Propaganda and Censorship 5. The Aryan Race - what was it? 6. The Hitler Youth 7. Nazi policies towards women 8. Persecution of the Jewish to 1939 9. The Ghettos 10. The final solution. Some of these lessons you may need a little bit more information- (not much though). Some PPs could take more than one lesson if wanted. There is also some HW ideas on some of the slides. Enjoy and use as you wish.
Matilda: The Forgotten Queen
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Matilda: The Forgotten Queen

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I use this resource with my Year 7 class after we have studied the Norman Conquest. The lesson: Who was Matilda? Who should be the next monarch? Stephen or Matilda? Practice GCSE question- implementing GCSE skills into KS3 What happened next? Conclusion Enjoy and use as you wish!
The Spanish Armada (2/3 lessons)
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The Spanish Armada (2/3 lessons)

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I have used this resource with my Year 8 class, when teaching about Elizabeth. Lesson 1: The start of the Spanish Armada - Boxing match where students pretend to be characters to work out why the Armada was sent - Create a propaganda speech Lesson 2: The results of the Spanish Armada - Starts with the reasons for the Armada - Go through the story of the Spanish Armada (plan vs reality) - Create a story board or create a diary entry - GCSE practice question on the Armada (Key features) Enjoy and use as you wish!