Classroom activities - active learning, roleplays and source investigations
This section currently provides aselection of activities that are tried and tested in the classroom. Currently there are examples of effective groupwork, simulations and examples of how to make a radio programme in 'normal' lessons.
NOTE: Ian Dawson's Thinkinghistory.co.uk website is about to receive a facelift! The site will be providing a range of new activities, including several of my ideas. For further details register for the newsletter on Thinkinghistory.co.uk
A large selection of assessment activities, resources and methods of demonstrating targets to pupils (by jody). This extensive selection is the result of a large number of generous submissions to this site.
Note: This section needs updating to reflect changes to the National Curriculum at Key Stage 3.
This section of the site, created jointly with schoolhistory.co.uk hosts a number of ideas about catering for Literacy needs of pupils, links to exemplar materials and resources for classroom use. Note: this section is in need of a tidy / update!
Student Placemats - designed to be laminated and used as a 'help yourself' tool for students. These provide an easy reference point for key terms, dates and events along with providing some reminders about how to tackle focus questions.