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J Simpson's History, Citizenship and PSHE shop

My teaching resources I have made that have worked really well (tried and tested) Experience - 10 yrs teaching at KS3,4&5 in Berks and central London comprehensives Teaching Specialism - History PGCE (Oxford) and second specialism in PSHE teaching. Academic background - currently studying a professional doctorate in Education and have an M.A. in Education and Social Justice from I.O.E Undergradute degree in Politics & International Studies A' Levels in English, History and Art

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My teaching resources I have made that have worked really well (tried and tested) Experience - 10 yrs teaching at KS3,4&5 in Berks and central London comprehensives Teaching Specialism - History PGCE (Oxford) and second specialism in PSHE teaching. Academic background - currently studying a professional doctorate in Education and have an M.A. in Education and Social Justice from I.O.E Undergradute degree in Politics & International Studies A' Levels in English, History and Art
Self Esteem and Aspiration building workshop / sessions for girls KS2-3
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Self Esteem and Aspiration building workshop / sessions for girls KS2-3

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A workshop designed for girls aged 7-13 that focuses on building learning confidence and self belief with the aim of raising aspirations. Can be delivered over 4 hourly session or as an off timetable workshop. Requires the facilitator to provide short individual feedback to the girls as they progress through the activities so a staff:pupil ratio of no more than 1:10 is recommended. Can be delivered by Teaching Assistants or Youth Workers as well as teachers.
Careers Resource - Personal Statement writing X 2 lessons
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Careers Resource - Personal Statement writing X 2 lessons

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These lessons were written for KS4 students learning to write a personal statement or CV / covering letter to prospective employers or for University applications. These lesson can be used for aged 14-18 or even adult learners needing to build confidence. They provide mock examples of 'good' and 'bad' personal statements as a discussion point.
Fascist Italy A' Level resources
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Fascist Italy A' Level resources

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14 resources (mainly structured worksheets covering key topics / enquiry questions) I produced for teaching AS History Edexcel Fascist Italy. Topics include: liberal Italy problems of Italy end of 19th Century economic effects of WW1 Giolitti success and failures Liberal government lose control 1919 - 21 Why did Fascism become party of right not left Mussolini Consolidation of power 1922-24 Matteotti murder
teenagers - exploring identity (subcultures)
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teenagers - exploring identity (subcultures)

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This lesson was designed as part of a unit on peer pressure and the psychology of adolescence for Year 8-9. It served to be very empowering for the hundreds of young people who took part in the lesson over the last few years - it allowed them to reflect on their own peer pressure troubles and identity crises as well as start to contextualise their mood swings and insecurities.
Careers / Options Prep for KS3-4 (3 lessons)
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Careers / Options Prep for KS3-4 (3 lessons)

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These 3 lessons are unique in terms of careers prep for KS3-4 - they focus on pupils exploring their values and motivation with the aim of guiding them to realisation about what sorts of careers will suit their personality.
Battle of Hastings unit ** BUNDLE**
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Battle of Hastings unit ** BUNDLE**

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17 resources to teach the Battle of Hastings to Year 7 (built in assessment). Activities inc. role playing the story to familiarise students, sorting activities to help Year 7 with causation and structuring an extended written response to a strong Level 5. SEN scaffolding worksheets and lots of colourful images embedded throughout.
Ireland and the Union (Edexcel 2015 Paper 3 / Edexcel 2008 Unit 4)
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Ireland and the Union (Edexcel 2015 Paper 3 / Edexcel 2008 Unit 4)

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17 resources I designed to teach Ireland as a topic to Year 13 - includes worksheets that help students breakdown the main enquiry questions of the topic, reading guidance and powerpoint presentations with extensive diagrams to explain concepts and ideas. focus areas include: - What was life like in rural Ireland? - Nationalism and the fenians - Daniel Connell's effectiveness in the Repeal years - Parnell's effectiveness - Making of the Anglo-Irish settlement 1914 -23 - how did Ireland secure emancipation? - Why did Gladstones 1st and 2nd Home Rule Bills fail? - Understanding the Whigs Irish alliance in the 1930s
All about me - responsibilities, beliefs, influences and talents' PSHE / Citizenship 12 lessons
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All about me - responsibilities, beliefs, influences and talents' PSHE / Citizenship 12 lessons

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This unit of 12 lessons compliment the transition stage of KS2-3 and can be delivered to Y5 - Y7. Covering topics around the emerging 'self' of the adolescent as they move into the Secondary phase with increased responsibilities and more complex relationships and beliefs. Highly popular with the pupils who studied these lessons; pupils enjoyed developing a vocabulary to discuss this challenging phase in their lives and also having the weekly space in the curriculum to explore their feelings and understanding of all the changes they faced. lesson 7* - exploring family responsibilities lesson 8 - exploring your responsibilities at home and school lesson 9 & 10 - My Beliefs lesson 11-12 Beliefs of others and where do beliefs come from lesson 13 - Changing beliefs (empathy building lesson) lesson 14 - Influences around me lesson 15 & 16 - hidden talents and personal skills lesson 17 - what type of friend am I? lesson 18 - short term and long term goals * - lesson 1-6 are sold separately as 'Intro to Citizenship unit' in this resource shop
Social Media safety lesson for Y6-9
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Social Media safety lesson for Y6-9

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This lesson guides pupils through critically evaluating a Facebook profile with safety in mind. Pupils traffic light the information on the page and bring this to whole class discussion. Ofsted saw this lesson and judged it to be Outstanding. N.B. The Facebook profile is a made up one attached to my own email address so doesn't infringe on privacy.
KS2-3 PSHE Citizenship lessons and resources
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KS2-3 PSHE Citizenship lessons and resources

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Over 20 lessons, fully resourced with worksheets, power points and ideas. All tried and tested under OFSTED inspections and with a range of classes from mixed ability to small nurture groups and big top sets.
BUNDLE* Government and Politics AS (Edexcel) Unit 1.3 ELECTIONS
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BUNDLE* Government and Politics AS (Edexcel) Unit 1.3 ELECTIONS

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full set of lessons for Topic 3 of Unit 1 Edexcel G&P with resources, mapped to markshemes for this topic and differentiated learning outcomes for each lessons. Also teacher notes on key differences of different electoral systems. Some great group activities on a particularly dry aspect of the Course that were well received by AS students - most actually chose Elections questions in the exam.
The influence of TV advertising on teenagers
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The influence of TV advertising on teenagers

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This lesson was designed as part of a unit on peer pressure and the psychology of adolescence for Year 8-9. It helped pupils to reflect on how they are influenced negatively / positively by media - in particular by TV advertising.