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Teaching the Benin civilization for history at Key Stage 2

You’ll be pleased to know that the medium term plans for teaching Benin at KS2 are well advanced and should be on the site early next month. I’ve been working on some cracking ‘killer’ activities which are not only creative but great fun too. One of the killer activities is called curate dilemma. There is [...]

Teaching the Mayan civilization for history at Key Stage 2- Six Killer activities

You’ll be pleased to know that the medium term plans for teaching the Maya at KS2 are well advanced and should be on the site early next month. I’ve been working on some cracking ‘killer’ activities which are not only creative but great fun too. One of the killer activities is to help the Guatemalan [...]

Teaching Islam for Key Stage 2 history

Work is now well-advanced on Benin medium term planner. Just clearing copyright on images for the 6 killer activities for the topic. To give you a flavour.Pupils are asked to recreate an illustrated drawing to show what Baghdad might have looked like 1,000 years ago. To help they have scraps of eye-witness accounts ( printed [...]

New KS1 history topic called Spreading the Word: Famous person Caxton

Great new KS1 topic in production which embrace new new famous people . The first is Caxton , the second Bell (of telephone fame). 4 great killer activities on Caxton include:
slow reveal image for pupils to use increasing number of clues to speculate as to why this man might be famous. They then have [...]