KS3 Sample History Lesson Resources

 

Year 7


Topic 1 - Introduction to History
3. Can we trust all historical evidence?
Presentation - Match Report Sheet

Topic 2 - The Norman Conquest and William's Control of England
1. Who were the contenders to the throne in 1066?
Presentation - Table Worksheet

6. What problems did William face after 1066?
Presentation - Cut and Stick -  Table Worksheet

10. What are the features of a stone square keep castle?
Presentation - Cut and Stick Sheet - Homework 

Topic 8 - Islamic Civilisation
10. What was traded in Islamic civiliastion?
Presentation - Source Sheet - Plenary Sheet

 

Year 8


Topic 2 - The Tudors and Religious Change in the 1500s
6. How bloody was 'Bloody Mary'?
Presentation - Starter - Cut and Stick Evidence

Topic 6 - The Industrial Revolution
8. What made Josiah Wedgwood successful?
Presentation - Worksheet

Topic 8 - Getting the Vote in the 1800s
3. Why did people become Chartists in the 1830s?
Presentation - Complaints Sheet

4. How did the Chartists try to achieve their aims?
Presentation - Cut and Stick Events

Topic 9 - Jack the Ripper
3. Who were the victims of Jack the Ripper?
Presentation - Information Sheet - Table Worksheet - Homework Sheet
 

Year 9


Topic 1 - The First World War
18. Why did Germany lose the First World War?
Presentation - Map Worksheet - Factor Cards

Topic 2 - The Rise of Hitler and Nazi Germany
1. How is dictatorship and democracy different?
Presentation - Cut and Stick Cards - Pictures

8. What was Adolf Hitler's Facebook profile like?
Presentation - Facebook Profile

Topic 4 - The Cold War Era
4/5. Why was America defeated in Vietnam?
Presentation

Topic 6 - Terrorism
3. Is there a solution to terrorism?
Presentation - Sources - Worksheet                    

GCSE Sample History Lesson Resources

 

Medicine Through Time


Topic 3 - Ancient Greek Medicine
4. Who was Hippocrates?
Presentation - Worksheet - Exam Question - Pictures

Topic 4 - Ancient Roman Medicine
6. What factors influenced Roman development?
Presentation - Cut and Stick Factor Cards

Topic 5 - Medieval Medicine
7. What was the Black Death?
Presentation - Starter Sheet - Cut and Stick Symptoms Cards

Topic 7 - Nineteenth Century Medicine
2. Why was there so much opposition to vaccination?
Presentation - Starter Sheet - Role Play Scenarios

12. Who is more important, Simpson or Lister?
Presentation - Cut and Stick Cards

Topic 8 - Twentieth Century Medicine
4. Who deserved the credit for the discovery of penicillin?
Presentation - Source Sheet

 

The American West


Topic 1 - The Plains Indians
7. How was Indian society and family life structured?
Presentation - Structure Sheet - Family Sheet - Information Cards

Topic 3 - The Mormons
3. Why did the Mormons find it impossible to live in the East?
Presentation - Cut and Stick Cards -   Worksheet

Topic 5 - Cattle Ranching
3. Who were the cowboys and what was their life like?
Presentation - Diagram - Worksheet - Handout

4. What were the dangers of the Long Drive?
Presentation

Topic 6 - Law and Order
3. What forces of law and order were there in the west?
Presentation - Source Planning Sheet

Topic 7 - The Indian Wars
4/5. Was Crazy Horse a great American hero?
Presentation - Peer Assessment Sheet

Topic 8 - The End of the Plains Indians
6. What factors led to the defeat of the Plains Indians?
Presentation - Factor Cards