Hero image

Mark Callagher's Shop

I am a New Zealand high school teacher and teacher professional development facilitator. I have created a range of engaging and interactive History, Social Studies, Digital Technology and Mathematics resources that I will be gradually adding to this shop.

I am a New Zealand high school teacher and teacher professional development facilitator. I have created a range of engaging and interactive History, Social Studies, Digital Technology and Mathematics resources that I will be gradually adding to this shop.
Origins of World War II : Quiz 1 - The Ending of WWI
markcallagher

Origins of World War II : Quiz 1 - The Ending of WWI

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
Cold War Overview (Poster) and Unit  Research Inquiry and Presentation Task
markcallagher

Cold War Overview (Poster) and Unit Research Inquiry and Presentation Task

(0)
- An A2 sized poster diagram that gives an excellent overview of the entire Cold War including: how it began; how it ended; key ideas and events; causes and consequences, linking of events and ideas, concise explanations, full colour. (The poster is A2 landscape size allowing it to be printed to A3) There is also a link to an online version of the diagram which includes embedded videos (YouTube) for extra explanation Bonus material: A Cold War Unit - Student Inquiry Research and Presentation Task. This is an assessment task that covers the Cold War unit. It is student-centred and involves minimal teacher direction or preparation.
The Niagara Falls - Measurement Task
markcallagher

The Niagara Falls - Measurement Task

(0)
A task requiring students to utilise a range of measurements to calculate the amount of water that flows over the Niagara Falls. A range of measurements are interspersed with facts about the Niagara Falls. Students need to use length, Area, Volume, Capacity (liquid volume) along with Speed. This task ends with an open investigation into providing drinking water for populations. This worksheet is provided in PDF format along with MS Word to allow users to modify the content. The outcome of this activity should have students thinking about capacity (liquid measure) and a range of other measurements that have real world applications. It is highly recommended that some time is spent on the Niagara Falls. This could be redesigned into an inquiry investigation where the students have to identify and find the all the required measurements from web sources.
Origins of World War II: Quiz 16 - USA Isolation and Pearl Harbour
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Quiz 16 - USA Isolation and Pearl Harbour

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
Origins of World War II: Quiz 4 - 1924-29 An Era of Hope
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Quiz 4 - 1924-29 An Era of Hope

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
Origins of World War II: Interactive Revision Activities
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Interactive Revision Activities

(0)
This is a collection of Interactive Quizzes, Revision Activities and Student Resources that cover the whole topic: Origins of WWII The quiz resources are a collection of Flash for web or HTML and can be added to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc. These interactive activities have proven very popular with students both in class and at home. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources. Note: Interactive Game Quiz swf files need to stay in the same folder as their matching html files to work.
Origins of World War II : Quiz 2 - The Treaty of Versailles
markcallagher

Origins of World War II : Quiz 2 - The Treaty of Versailles

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
Origins of World War II: Quiz 6 - 1929-35 Rise of Aggressive Forces
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Quiz 6 - 1929-35 Rise of Aggressive Forces

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
Origins of World War II: Quiz 5 - 1929-35 Depression and Rise of the Nazi Party
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Quiz 5 - 1929-35 Depression and Rise of the Nazi Party

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
Origins of World War II: Quiz 15 - Operation Barbarossa
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Quiz 15 - Operation Barbarossa

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
The Origins and Fighting of World War II - Digital Textbook Readings
markcallagher

The Origins and Fighting of World War II - Digital Textbook Readings

(0)
Students find these online textbook readings very easy to follow which dramatically improves their understanding of the many complex issues that led to the outbreak of World War II. Also included are readings on the major theatres and battles of the war, how it ended and the consequences. - Each reading begins with focus questions and ends with a summary - It is recommended that you either provide each reading link to your students or link each reading separately in an online course LMS (Learning Management System) - Also available for purchase are matching interactive quizzes for each reading on the Origins of World War II. GO to this link to access the FREE online textbook: http://markcallagher.com/teaching-resources-tes/digital-textbook-the-origins-and-fighting-of-world-war-ii-free
Origins of World War II: Quiz 3 - League of Nations_ Threats to Peace
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Quiz 3 - League of Nations_ Threats to Peace

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
Origins of World War II: Quiz 9 - Spanish Civil War and The Axis
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Quiz 9 - Spanish Civil War and The Axis

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
Origins of World War II: Quiz 8 - Germany reoccupies Rhineland; Japan invades China
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Quiz 8 - Germany reoccupies Rhineland; Japan invades China

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
Origins of World War II: Quiz 11 - The Czechoslovakia Crisis
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Quiz 11 - The Czechoslovakia Crisis

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
Origins of World War II: Quiz 12 - Poland and War
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Quiz 12 - Poland and War

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
Origins of World War II: Quiz 10 - Appeasement and Anschluss
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Quiz 10 - Appeasement and Anschluss

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.
Rise of Aggression: Connecting the Events of 1931-37
markcallagher

Rise of Aggression: Connecting the Events of 1931-37

(0)
This worksheet is useful for a lesson where students (individually or in groups) are given a copy of the timeline/chart and the question sheet "Connected the Events 1931-37". Learning Objective: The goal is for students to find links and describe causes that led to decisions made by the leaders, rather than seeing events in isolation. Can be done individually, although pairs or groups are recommended to help engage students This can lead to good class discussion and debate after completion. Prior Knowledge required: Students should have covered the events of 1931-37 leading up to this worksheet. The purpose of the chart/timeline is for students to visually see the events by date so they can make some of those connections Recommended FREE Resource (online textbook) readings to gain Prior Knowledge: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/the-origins-and-fighting-of-world-war-ii-digital-textbook-readings-11124818 Readings 6 - 8
Czech Crisis - online decision-making activity
markcallagher

Czech Crisis - online decision-making activity

(0)
Participants play the role of British Prime Minister, Neville Chamberlain, and go through the choices that he faces and make decisions as the crisis unfolds. Go to this link to access: http://markcallagher.com/history/czech_crisis
Origins of World War II: Quiz 13 - The Fall of Western Europe
markcallagher

Origins of World War II: Quiz 13 - The Fall of Western Europe

(0)
These are thorough and in-depth interactive teaching quizzes covering the topic “Origins of WWII”. They can be uploaded to any Learning Management System (LMS or CMS) such as Moodle, Blackboard etc, where student completion and results can also easily be linked to the course system’s online mark book. They are web friendly html files which can be completed on any device. These challenging quizzes have proven to markedly increase the students content knowledge and understanding of this topic. The interactive files do not display so I have included screenshots. You can also go to my website to see samples of interactive activities along with a more detailed description of all the resources.