The American West Edexcel GCSE 1-9.

The American West Edexcel GCSE 1-9.

Included in this pack is a series of lessons linked with the Edexcel GCSE 'The American West', covering essential topics pupils will need to know for the first half of paper two. All lesson outcomes are linked with Assessment Objectives 1 &2. All tasks and activities have been designed around developing pupil knowledge and understanding of the American West to then apply this to exam technique / exam style questions. All videos are embedded (links provided) I have included WAGOLS / Success criteria's /Homework to further pupils understanding of Paper 2 Section 1. A fantastic opportunity to develop your own Scheme of work on this topic. Save over 40% On these lessons combined. You will need the Edexcel American West Textbook for parts of these lessons.
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'Conflict at Home and Abroad' Paper 3 Edexcel GCSE - PART 1

'Conflict at Home and Abroad' Paper 3 Edexcel GCSE - PART 1

Included in this pack is PART ONE of a series of lessons linked with the Edexcel GCSE ‘American Civil Rights’ and ‘the Vietnam War’, covering essential topics pupils will need to know for paper three. All lesson outcomes are linked with Assessment Objectives 1 &2 or 3. All tasks and activities have been designed around developing pupil knowledge and understanding of the Civil Rights movement and Vietnam War to then apply this to exam technique / exam style questions. All videos are embedded (links provided) I have included WAGOLS / Success criteria’s /Homework to further pupils understanding of Paper three. A fantastic opportunity to develop your own Scheme of work on this topic. Save over 30% On these lessons combined. You will need the Edexcel conflict at home and abroad Textbook for one of the Vietnam and civil rights Lessons. Link to PART 2 BUNDLE: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/-conflict-at-home-and-abroad-paper-3-edexcel-gcse-part-2-11852238
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Medicine Through Time GCSE

Medicine Through Time GCSE

A bundle of lessons which span from Medieval to modern day medicine. All linked to the GCSE History course of Medicine Through Time. All lessons come with differentiated outcomes, most videos and songs are embedded into the P. P. Presentations with a wide ranging selection of activities and resources which will appeal to pupils of all abilities. A fantastic opportunity to help you develop your own SOW on this course. You may need the new Edexcel medicine through time 1250 - Present GCSE Text Book for some lessons.
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The British Empire: Goods and Trade.

The British Empire: Goods and Trade.

**The purpose of this lesson is for students to develop their understanding regarding the importance of trade for the growth of the Empire. ** **Lesson Plan: ** Hook / starter - Embedded video of all the countries which have been part of the British Empire - students to enter and remember as many as they can. Lesson introduction (optional) goods of the Empire such as bananas, spices, tea, coffee, sugar etc. are placed into bags / big bags - students circulate the room and feel feel / smell the bags content to guess what the good may be. This leads into the watching of a BBC video where students are challenged to remember more goods that the Empire traded in. Students complete the ‘Empire Map Worksheet’ with the locations of goods and trade routes. Students are then issued with an advertisement of one of the goods sold back in Britain. students engage in a MIX-PAIR-SHARE activity to discuss key questions linked to the advertisements Students then return to write up their work in the books linked to a GCSE style question (Exam skill advice and structure included for differentiation). **Plenary: **Blockbusters linked to empire good! **Lots of of interactive activities to engage students with songs included and moving gifs! **
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Attendance: Assembly / PSHE  (with take away resources and poster)

Attendance: Assembly / PSHE (with take away resources and poster)

Attendance assembly complete with hook song as students enter for Assembly / Form Time. the assembly is chocked full of statistics and encourages student reflection on the following: Minutes late to lesson / School over time. Attendance over time linked to achievement at GCSE. Attendance and success linked to ‘The Bigger Picture’ with up to date average salary compared to attainment for (2018). Reflection of Good / Bad reasons to be off school. Encouraging a lot of student reflection and responses with a double sided card to take away to keep in blazer pocket / planner complete with poster for Form / Classrooms.
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Anti-Fighting Assembly

Anti-Fighting Assembly

Assembly complete with embedded videos and music. focus upon the impact of fighting and linking to case studies of ‘One Punch Deaths’ to discourage fighting and encourage solving problems with words. Second part of the assembly is linked with ‘guilty by association’ how students who witness bullying or fights are just as guilty as the protagonist for encouraging bullying / fights and not trying to stop it. Finishes with a prayer.
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Growth Mindset Assembly

Growth Mindset Assembly

The purpose of this assembly is to encourage students to reflect upon the potential of growth mind-sets. Especially good to run before an assessment point or during revision periods. All videos and songs are embedded. Assembly starts with questioning about what a growth mind set could be before showing a video clip of ‘People Are Awesome’ showing humans completing amazing feats. Teacher to link this back to how they all have growth mind sets. Teacher asks again what a growth mind-set could be. Teacher the shows video of how a growth mind-set can help students achieve (example the tortious and the hare). Students are quized on example of what could be considered a growth mind set or a closed mind-set. Finishes with a prayer. Delete school banner and replace with your own logo.
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Road Safety Assembly

Road Safety Assembly

Hook video (embedded) about road safety to engage students when waiting for others to arrive. This Assembly focuses upon educating students of how to stay safe when walking / traveling too / from school. after the hook video the assembly begins with a vote upon the most popular methods of traveling to school and which students travel by each one. Followed by statistics of injuries and accidents recently linked to silly and dangerous behaviour traveling too and from school. Students are asked to reflect upon what could distract them on the way to school and are then reminded about the law linked with riding a bike. Followed by a safety video to consolidate (embedded). Assembly finishes with a prayer.
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Interactive Recycling Assembly

Interactive Recycling Assembly

Assembly complete with music & embedded videos. Assembly begins with the question ‘what is recycling’ followed by student feedback. Teacher will talk through statistics are visualised on the board about plastic waste. followed by a video which lots of students will find shocking regarding how much plastic waste there is in the sea and how the is affecting marine life. A slide on local recycling centers you could swap to be localised to your school. Slide on what you could be recycling as a student and where you could go. Finishes with prayer. Delete school banner and replace with your own logo.
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How to Revise Workshop: Effective Preparation & Techniques for ALL students

How to Revise Workshop: Effective Preparation & Techniques for ALL students

This is a fully resourced session comprising of a combined 32 slide PowerPoint which could be used during an Assembly / lesson / form time or even a whole year group work shop to fully prepare all ability students KS3 -KS5 for assessments or exams. Approximately taking 1 hour to complete. The workshop / lesson includes: Hook videos How to videos. Warm up exercise Effective preparation techniques Revision techniques appealing to all learning styles Useful websites and platforms for students to use Do’s and dont’s of revision. Opportunities to discuss / practice techniques Worksheet for students to complete and take away All videos are embedded and further advice can be found in the description of the presentation. Just delete the school header at the top to replace with your own.
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Minutes Late to School / Lesson Poster

Minutes Late to School / Lesson Poster

Every minute counts! A great visual poster which could be displayed in class rooms / used for discussion during form time about the impact of being late to school / lessons.
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The Holocaust: Anne Frank's Experience.

The Holocaust: Anne Frank's Experience.

This was graded an ‘outstanding’ lesson. Hook Starter to be handed to students as they enter class. Lesson Intention and differentiated outcomes. Video links are included within the presentation. This lesson could be used without the need for exercise books as it is a learning stations based lesson for the most part. Diary extracts / time line are included within this pack (other stations could include text books, laptops EG: On the Anne Frank Website an interactive tour of the Annex. I also included a ‘bigger picture’ station which showed an overview of The Holocaust though pictures etc as a whole. (All images and videos / sheets from Google / BBC Bitesize). Lesson plan included.
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The American West Edexcel GCSE 1-9.

The American West Edexcel GCSE 1-9.

Included in this pack is a series of lessons linked with the Edexcel GCSE 'The American West', covering essential topics pupils will need to know for the first half of paper two. All lesson outcomes are linked with Assessment Objectives 1 &2. All tasks and activities have been designed around developing pupil knowledge and understanding of the American West to then apply this to exam technique / exam style questions. All videos are embedded (links provided) I have included WAGOLS / Success criteria's /Homework to further pupils understanding of Paper 2 Section 1. A fantastic opportunity to develop your own Scheme of work on this topic. Save over 40% On these lessons combined. You will need the Edexcel American West Textbook for parts of these lessons.
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'Conflict at Home and Abroad' Paper 3 Edexcel GCSE - PART 1

'Conflict at Home and Abroad' Paper 3 Edexcel GCSE - PART 1

Included in this pack is PART ONE of a series of lessons linked with the Edexcel GCSE ‘American Civil Rights’ and ‘the Vietnam War’, covering essential topics pupils will need to know for paper three. All lesson outcomes are linked with Assessment Objectives 1 &2 or 3. All tasks and activities have been designed around developing pupil knowledge and understanding of the Civil Rights movement and Vietnam War to then apply this to exam technique / exam style questions. All videos are embedded (links provided) I have included WAGOLS / Success criteria’s /Homework to further pupils understanding of Paper three. A fantastic opportunity to develop your own Scheme of work on this topic. Save over 30% On these lessons combined. You will need the Edexcel conflict at home and abroad Textbook for one of the Vietnam and civil rights Lessons. Link to PART 2 BUNDLE: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resource/-conflict-at-home-and-abroad-paper-3-edexcel-gcse-part-2-11852238
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Medicine Through Time:  The Fight Against Lung Cancer. (Edexcel 1-9)

Medicine Through Time: The Fight Against Lung Cancer. (Edexcel 1-9)

This lesson has been designed for the GCSE Edexcel New Scheme (1-9) All outcomes are linked with Paper One's Assessment Objectives 1 & 2. This lesson focuses upon the significance and success of the government in preventing Lung Cancer. The aim of this lesson is to judge how much of an impact the Government has had in preventing disease and illness from the 1800-Present day. This is then conslidated with an exam style question with a pupil friendly success criteria provided. Videos are embedded into the presentation with links also provided. You will need to new GCSE Edexcel Medicine Through Time Textbook for part of this lesson.
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'Conflict at Home and Abroad' Paper 3 Edexcel GCSE - PART 2

'Conflict at Home and Abroad' Paper 3 Edexcel GCSE - PART 2

Included in this pack is PART TWO of a series of lessons linked with the Edexcel GCSE ‘American Civil Rights’ and ‘the Vietnam War’, coveringthe final topics of the Vietnam War to be covered. All lesson outcomes are linked with Assessment Objectives 1 &2 or 3. All tasks and activities have been designed around developing pupil knowledge and understanding of the Vietnam War to then apply this to exam technique / exam style questions. All videos are embedded (links provided) I have included WAGOLS / Success criteria’s /Homework to further pupils understanding of Paper three. A fantastic opportunity to develop your own Scheme of work on this topic. Save over 30% On these lessons combined.
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US Public Support for the Vietnam War (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

US Public Support for the Vietnam War (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

The purpose of this lesson is to educate students on the reasons for support of the Vietnam War. The lesson focuses upon measuring public opinion of the War, Hard Hat Riots, Nixon's 'silent majority' among many other reasons supporting the Vietnam war to then apply this knowledge to a utility question. After a fun 'patriotism' starter task students will work to record all acquired knowledge on a fully resourced knowledge builder work sheet. Although not neccessarily required any school textbook could be used to support student learing and progress. All sources of evidence are included and annotated to support students along with videos which are embedded and links provided. There is also a student friendly mark scheme to be used for peer / self assessment of student answers to the assessment question.
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Opposition and Reactions to the Vietnam War. (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

Opposition and Reactions to the Vietnam War. (Pearson Edexcel GCSE)

The purpose of this lesson is to educate students on the reasons for opposition to the Vietnam War. the lesson focuses upon Measuring public opinion, the students movement and the draft to then apply this knowledge to a utility question. Students will work record all acquired knowledge on a fully resources knowledge builder work sheet. Although not neccessarily required any school textbook could be used to support student learing and progress. All sources of evidence are included along with videos which are embedded and links provided.
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Medicine on the Western Front: WWI The Role of the RAMC & FANY (Edexcel GCSE 1-9)

Medicine on the Western Front: WWI The Role of the RAMC & FANY (Edexcel GCSE 1-9)

This lesson has been designed for the GCSE Edexcel Medicine Through Time module. All outcomes are linked with Paper One's Assessment Objectives 1-2-3. The purpose of this lesson is to inform pupils about the 'Chain on Evacuation' on the Western Front. Pupils will study the role of the RAMC & FANY within this process from Regimental Aid Posts to the Base Hospital. To further extend pupils understanding I have included a role play card sort activity. The video is embedded (Link provided). Pupils consolidate their learning by applying their knowledge to an exam style question (Success criteria and differentiated help sheets included). You will need the Edexcel Medicine Through Time Textbook for part of this lesson.
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Medicine on the Western Front:  Introduction. (Edexcel GCSE 1-9)

Medicine on the Western Front: Introduction. (Edexcel GCSE 1-9)

This pack includes 2 lessons dependent upon how detailed you wish to be in your delivery. Each lesson has been designed for the GCSE Edexcel New Scheme (1-9) All outcomes are linked with Paper One's Assessment Objectives 1 -2 -3. Lesson 1 introduces the question types for section 1 of Paper 1, with hints and tips about how to answer them. I then usually complete a brief introduction to life in the Trenches. Lesson 2 focuses upon the context of medicine in the 20th Century. Pupils will inquire into the development of Aseptic Surgery, X-rays and Blood Transfusions. Pupils will be provided with the opportunity to apply their knowledge to the question types introduced in lesson 1. I have provided some video links and a WAGOL. you could the new GCSE Edexcel Medicine Through Time Textbook to help support this lesson.
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Random Act of Kindness Week Bundle. (RAK Week)

Random Act of Kindness Week Bundle. (RAK Week)

Included in this bundle are a series of resources / form group activities / assembly / email / prayers / sample English lesson and letter templates all which combined can be used to initiate and run a week long Random Act of Kindness week. Perfect for middle leaders / Head of Year / Senior Leaders to initiate and oversee. There is an assembly included with all sounds / videos embedded to begin the week. A letter encouraging parents to become involved outside of school. Prayers about kindness for each day of the week. Email temples for form tutors and whole staff to make them aware of the weeks activities. A series of resources form form tutors to work through over the week during form time. A whole English lesson based upon students writing letters of appreciation to members of staff. Templates and Assembly will need slightly adapting for your school e.g. Staff names / changing of school branding but after this you will be ready to roll out RAK week in your school!
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Medicine on the Western Front: WWI  Advancements in Medicine (Edexcel GCSE 1-9)

Medicine on the Western Front: WWI Advancements in Medicine (Edexcel GCSE 1-9)

This lesson has been designed for the GCSE Edexcel Medicine Through Time module. All outcomes are linked with Paper One's Assessment Objectives 1-2-3. The lesson starts with an inquiry into a source of evidence from a soldiers diary who requires surgery. Pupils consider exam style questions to further their inquiry into following up information in the source. Examples have been provided. The main focus of this lesson is for pupils to conduct an inquiry into the advancements in medicine as a result of WW1. - Splints. - Mobile X-Ray Units. - Blood Transfusions and the Blood Bank at Cambrai. - Plastic Surgery. I have provided additional information sheet and a work sheet for pupils to do this, with advice on the forms this task could take. I have also included videos to help extend pupils knowledge. I have included a Homework which relates to furthering source inquiry skills required for Paper 1. You will need the Edexcel Medicine Through Time Textbook for part of this lesson.
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The Leadership Challenge Assembly

The Leadership Challenge Assembly

This Assembly is designed to enthuse students (of any year group) to take part in a 'Leadership Challenge' which can be completed over the course of a half term. Student booklet is included which once completed can be collected in by their teacher / form tutor / head of year and certificates awarded. Success Criteria: - Become a ‘lead’ learner in lesson. - Peer support. - Lead a group discussion. - Help your form run an assembly. - Help design / run a starter or plenary. - Support an after school / charity event. Assembly begins with a 'hook' clip from Peter Pan's 'Following the Leader' song (embedded). Ask students to reflect upon any leaders they can think of (a good opportunity to reflect not only on world leaders but leadership within school e.g. School Council / Head Boy / Girl). Ask students what qualities you must possess to aspire to a leadership role. A video clip is then shown (embedded) and students are encouraged to identify any leadership skills which have just been identified (either by students or from what was displayed on the Presentation). Students are then introduced to the 'Leadership Challenge', success criteria cards can already be placed upon student chairs upon entering, these can now be addressed. Finishes with a prayer about leadership and encouragement to begin the challenge!
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End of the Vietnam War (Edexcel GCSE)

End of the Vietnam War (Edexcel GCSE)

the purpose of this lesson is to focus upon the reasons for the failure of Vietnamisation and how this led to the US eventually fully withdrawing troops from Vietnam for good. the first half of this lesson is focus around student led group work. Students will complete a series of tasks designed to: 1. Identify the reasons for the failure of Vietnamisation. 2. Focus upon categorizing these reasons. 3. forming a judgment about the most significant reason. students watch a consolidation video (embedded). Students will then have acquired enough knowledge to complete the worksheet provided. Exam Preparation: students will then be provided with an exam style question from paper 3. "How far do you agree with interpretation 1/2 about.." Students are to use this completed work sheet for support but I have also provided a 'Peep sheet' for less able learners. No textbook required for this lesson. Please see my shop for a complete Scheme of Learning about the Vietnam War.
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