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History teacher - KS3, KS4 and A-Level. SSAT Lead Practitioner. Masters Graduate in the History of War, Culture and Society. I believe my resources are of a high quality. Revision guides for A-Level courses are the most popular with my students and teachers.

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History teacher - KS3, KS4 and A-Level. SSAT Lead Practitioner. Masters Graduate in the History of War, Culture and Society. I believe my resources are of a high quality. Revision guides for A-Level courses are the most popular with my students and teachers.
Making of America Revision - Expansion and Civil War - OCR SHP 1-9

Making of America Revision - Expansion and Civil War - OCR SHP 1-9

This resource was created for a ‘turbo’ revision lesson with GCSE pupils. It has structured answers with example paragraphs and a detailed simplified timeline of Reconstruction in 4 distinct periods. Pupils found this very useful. There are two 10 mark questions (explain why America expanded and why the Civil War started) and an essay question on Reconstruction. This worked well and was designed to be done in an hour.
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Making of America - Slavery, Railways and Homesteaders - OCR SHP 1-9

Making of America - Slavery, Railways and Homesteaders - OCR SHP 1-9

This resource was created for a ‘turbo’ revision session that lasted an hour. There is an explain question on the expansion of slavery with a detailed but simplified overview of three key reasons why this happened. There is also a 9 mark (write an organised summary) question on the railways and two plans for questions on homesteaders. There is a detailed summary of the Homesteaders section to aid with these plans. Pupils found these very useful and were able to access the exam questions well.
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Making of America - Indians and early settlers revision - OCR SHP 1-9

Making of America - Indians and early settlers revision - OCR SHP 1-9

This resource was created for a ‘turbo’ revision lesson to be done in an hour. There is an overview of life for the Plains Indians and an example exam question based on this. There are two exam questions focusing on early settlers, including the Mormons and gold miners. Pupils worked well with the resource. All exam questions are structured for the pupils with hints about what to write.
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OCR SHP 1-9: Nazi Germany Revision Guide 1939-45 - Impact of War

OCR SHP 1-9: Nazi Germany Revision Guide 1939-45 - Impact of War

This revision guide contains thorough revision notes as well as exam style questions, both source and non-sources. It is tailored for the OCR SHP 1-9 Nazi Germany course but could be used with other relevant courses too. Proving very popular with pupils. It has sections on the war economy and the impact of Speer, the impact of the war on civilians, the move towards Total War and the impact Nazi occupation had on various countries.
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American West Revision Materials

American West Revision Materials

This bundle of resources have been used in our 'GCSE Home Run' lead up to the exams. The resources includes a thorough revision Power Point on the Plains Indians, thorough revision booklets on the Early Settlers and Mormons, Homesteaders and Cattlemen (as well as a teacher version), law and order (as well as a teacher version) and on the Plains Wars. This bundle of resources also includes a bank of past paper questions on the American West and a American West Timeline Display which I have cut up and stuck on my wall. These resources have also been used in our 'Intervention' sessions and have proved popular with the pupils. The exam focus is for OCR SHP.
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OCR SHP Paper 2 Knowledge Organisers - Protest and Reaction 1800-1914

OCR SHP Paper 2 Knowledge Organisers - Protest and Reaction 1800-1914

This resource contains precise knowledge for each of the five protests you have to study for the OCR SHP Paper 2 - Luddites, Tolpuddle Martyrs, Rebecca Riots, Match Girls Strike and the Suffragists/Suffragettes. This knowledge is thorough and categorised into causes, methods, key events, authorities reaction and outcomes. The Suffragettes knowledge is presented on a timeline as I have found this the easiest way to demonstrate the changes in the methods of the protest.
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AQA Democracy and Nazism - Consolidation of Power 1933-34 Quizzes

AQA Democracy and Nazism - Consolidation of Power 1933-34 Quizzes

This resource contains two quiz cards for the start of the second year of teaching for the AQA Democracy and Nazism course. I cut these out stick back to back and laminate. I them display them in the classroom so students can access them. They are also put on the sixth form VLE. These have contributed to outstanding results and student's recall of knowledge has dramatically improved.
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AQA Democracy and Nazism - State and Society 1933-1939 Quizzes

AQA Democracy and Nazism - State and Society 1933-1939 Quizzes

This resource contains eight quiz cards for the AQA Democracy and Nazism course which cover the State and society 1933-1939 sections. Topics these quizzes cover are the terror state, the economy, youth, women and opposition. I cut these out stick back to back and laminate. I them display them in the classroom so students can access them. They are also put on the sixth form VLE. These have contributed to outstanding results and student's recall of knowledge has dramatically improved.
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OCR SHP Elizabethan England 1-9 GCSE Quizzes

OCR SHP Elizabethan England 1-9 GCSE Quizzes

This bundle contains 5 sets of quizzes that covers every section of the Elizabethan England course for OCR SHP 1-9. Quizzes like these have had a dramatic impact on our results (up 20%) as pupil's recall of subject knowledge improved. These were created with 'memory in mind' and based on research that shows low-stake knowledge tests improves subject knowledge.
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OCR SHP 1-9 -Elizabethan England Quizzes - Section 1 - Power of the Queen

OCR SHP 1-9 -Elizabethan England Quizzes - Section 1 - Power of the Queen

These quizzes are designed for the new OCR SHP 1-9 Course on Elizabeth England 1580-1603. These three quizzes cover the first section of the course looking at the power of the Queen. Using quizzes have had a dramatic impact on the results at my school, especially when improving subject knowledge. They are based on research that shows that low-stakes testing has a significant impact on retention of subject knowledge.
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OCR SHP 1-9 - Elizabethan England - Section 5 Explorers Quizzes

OCR SHP 1-9 - Elizabethan England - Section 5 Explorers Quizzes

These 5 quizzes cover content for section 5 of the Elizabethan England course - Explorers. Introducing quizzes like these has had a dramatic impact on our department's results as they improve the recall of subject knowledge significantly. These are based on research that shows frequent low-stakes testing significantly improves a pupil's subject knowledge. I have these displayed in my classroom so pupils can use them when they finish work early and they are also put on VLE for parents to quiz pupils at home.
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OCR SHP 1-9 - Elizabethan England - Section 2 - Catholic Threat

OCR SHP 1-9 - Elizabethan England - Section 2 - Catholic Threat

These four quizzes cover the second section of the OCR SHP 1-9 Elizabethan England course. They cover the Catholic threat section, quizzing on the anti-Catholic laws, Mary Queen of Scots, International Affairs and the Plots. Using these quizzes has dramatically improved results. They are based on research that shows low-stakes testing improves the retention of subject knowledge.
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OCR SHP 1-9 - Elizabethan England - Section 4 - Popular Culture

OCR SHP 1-9 - Elizabethan England - Section 4 - Popular Culture

These quizzes are for the OCR SHP 1-9 Elizabethan England course. They are for the fourth section, looking at popular culture (festivities, witches and theatres). Using quizzes like these has dramatically improved results. They are based on research that shows low-stakes testing improves the retention of subject knowledge.
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OCR SHP 1-9 - Elizabethan England - Section 3 - Daily Lives

OCR SHP 1-9 - Elizabethan England - Section 3 - Daily Lives

These quizzes are for OCR SHP 1-9 Elizabethan England, the Daily Lives section. They cover topics such as the rich, middling sort and labouring poor. Also, family life and the rise of poverty. Using quizzes like these has dramatically improved results. They are based on research that shows low-stakes testing improves the retention of subject knowledge.
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Fascist Italy Revision Booklets 1918-1945

Fascist Italy Revision Booklets 1918-1945

These are thorough revision booklets for AS and A-Level students that have been highly recommended in the past with four 5* ratings. Students have found these very useful as overviews of key topics throughout this period. Full of precise evidence and historiography. Great for planning and writing essays with. Enjoy.
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Crime and Punishment Knowledge Tests

Crime and Punishment Knowledge Tests

Knowledge tests for crime and punishment which can be printed and backed so pupils turn over to see answers. Presented well and popular with my pupils. Influenced by research that has proven frequent low-stakes knowledge tests significantly improve subject knowledge. I have these backed and laminated on a 'GCSE Hub' display that pupils can access when they have finished classwork or those in my tutor studying history use them in tutor time as a revision strategy.
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