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History Teacher, EPQ coordinator and Assembly enthusiast. My main focus is Active learning and revision activities that keep pupils engaged but challenged.

History Teacher, EPQ coordinator and Assembly enthusiast. My main focus is Active learning and revision activities that keep pupils engaged but challenged.
Restoration unit 1

Restoration unit 1

AQA GCSE History Restoration unit. All the lessons to teach the first unit of the Restoration. 1. How the Restoration was agreed 2. The Relationship between Charles and Parliament 3. The Popish plot 4. The exclusion crisis 5. Charles and court life.
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The exclusion crisis

The exclusion crisis

AQA GCSE Restoration unit. Pupils evaluate the difference between Whigs and Tories then analyse the events of the exclusion crisis before looking at how the topic applies tot he exam.
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Fake News Assembly

Fake News Assembly

A whole school assembly on Fake News. It guides learners through what fake news is, its historical origins, how to spot it, a short quiz and how to report it on social media.
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Remembrance Assmebly

Remembrance Assmebly

An assembly that focuses on what letters can reveal about soldiers experiences during WW1. Also includes details for a remembrance service if you are looking for ideas.
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History and Me

History and Me

A resource to use when you begin the year or take over a new class. Designed to put History in the context of their learning.
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GCSE History end of year quiz

GCSE History end of year quiz

A GCSE History quiz with lots of different activities to keep pupils engaged on the last day! Also has a reflection sheet to make them think about how they can improve their revision skills.
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Cold War Learning Grid

Cold War Learning Grid

A learning grid focusing on the cold war from 1945-78. Pupils roll two dice and select a grid reference. They then have to explain the key term to their partner. A great way to add a competitive element to revision.
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Postdam roleplay

Postdam roleplay

A roleplay designed to help pupils understand the different characters involved at the Potsdam conference and the difficulties in coming to a unanimous decision.
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What was France like in 1700?

What was France like in 1700?

Aim: Give students an understanding of what France was like in 1700 Method: read and categorise French society and advise the King on what needs to be done to fix the country.
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Weimar Republic Learning Grid

Weimar Republic Learning Grid

A Learning Grid focused on the Weimar Republic. Students work in pairs and roll dice to select a grid reference. They then have to define that term to their partner. A great way to add a competitive element to revision.
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Weimar golden age grid

Weimar golden age grid

A worksheet activity where students categorise the evidence in the grid. The categories are whether the Weimar golden age was real or a myth.
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Steps to War Learning Grid

Steps to War Learning Grid

A Learning grid focused on Hitler's steps to war. Pupils work in pairs and roll two dice. They then select a grid reference and define the term to their partner. A great way to add a competitive element to revision.
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The Active Revision Cycle

The Active Revision Cycle

this is a revision presentation that outlines the Active approach to revision. The presentation shows pupils the importance of revision as a process not as one type of activity.
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