History - Year 8

Year 8: www.kerboodle.com

 

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22nd June

Chapter 2: Power/Ideologies in the early 20th Century

29th June

Chapter 4: Women

6th July

Chapter 2: WW1

13th July

Chapter 5: WW2

Year 8 Consolidation: Active History

Year 8 Consolidation

Active History: Username: eggbuckland Password: trout87

Industrial Revolution:

 

Social Survey/Census: https://www.activehistory.co.uk/Miscellaneous/free_stuff/census/frameset.htm

Factory Owner: https://www.activehistory.co.uk/main_area/games/yr9_ramsbottom/frameset.htm

Video: Isambard Brunel: https://www.activehistory.co.uk/main_area/videoplayer/index.php?id=387088542

Children at Work: https://www.activehistory.co.uk/Miscellaneous/free_stuff/worst_jobs_in_history/frameset.htm?yr9

https://www.activehistory.co.uk/main_area/games/splat/yr9_eti.htm

Crime & Punishment: https://www.activehistory.co.uk/Miscellaneous/menus/crime_punishment_activity/gcse_crime_and_punishment_frameset.htm

 

Suffragettes:

 

Quiz: https://www.classtools.net/flingteacher/RJT-gcse_women

WW1:

 

Causes: https://www.activehistory.co.uk/main_area/games/WW1_CAUSES/ENGLISH/frameset.htm

Causes Game: https://www.activehistory.co.uk/main_area/games/who_am_i/frameset.htm?id=Origins_of_World_War_One

WW1 Quiz: https://www.classtools.net/arcade/quiz2_vQxGf

Trenches: https://www.activehistory.co.uk/WW1_Trenches/

Treaty of Versailles Quiz: https://www.activehistory.co.uk/main_area/games/yr10_versailles/frameset.htm

Treaty of Versailles Quiz: https://www.classtools.net/flingteacher/RJT-gcse_versailles

Why Germany Lost Quiz: https://www.classtools.net/flingteacher/RJT-ib_ww1_why_g_lost

 

Political ideologies:

Interactive Game & Worksheet: http://www.activehistory.co.uk/main_area/games/igcse_left_right/

 

Be a Home front leader during WW2:

Interactive Game & Worksheet:  https://www.activehistory.co.uk/main_area/3rds/ww2/home_front/index.htm

Black Civil Rights:

 

Head2Head Interview: https://www.activehistory.co.uk/h2h2/index.php?id=mlk

 

Year 8 Consolidation: BBC

Industrial Revolution:

 

BBC Game: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/victorians/launch_gms_cotton_millionaire.shtml

BBC Game: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/victorians/launch_gms_muck_brass.shtml

BBC Video Victorian Life: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zcjxhyc/resources/1

 

Suffragettes:

 

BBC Game: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/victorians/launch_gms_womens_rights.shtml

BBC Video: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01p329t

BBC Interactive: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zd8fv9q/articles/zh7kdxs

 

WW1:

 

BBC Video: http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/worldwars/wwone/launch_ani_wwone_movies.shtml

BBC Video: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02sx6yy

BBC Video Trenches: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/zvkwtfr

BBC Video Tanks: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/clips/z2svkqt

BBC Video: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p01zl600

BBC Video: https://armistice-day.bbcrewind.co.uk/#/

WW2:

BBC Interactive: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/z9s9q6f/revision/1

BBC Class Clips: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/topics/zk94jxs/resources/1

Black Civil Rights:

 

BBC Interactive: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/zcpcwmn/revision/1

Week Beginning - 18th May

What I will be learning about - Review

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • Complete Task 6

  • An independent research task on any key individual of the 20th century.

Resources I will need to use

https://eggbuckland.sharepoint.com/:f:/g/History/EhmaBdhKhc5Ck4HfB2ZSbJoBcdcx6VJOrt4wE_a-N8JZDw?e=KJHwrl

Week Beginning - 11th May

What I will be learning about - The Space Race

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • Complete Task 5

  • To understand why space was so important.

  • Form a judgement about who won the space race.

Resources I will need to use

The Space Race Work Sheet: https://www.ducksters.com/history/cold_war/space_race.php

 

https://eggbuckland.sharepoint.com/:f:/g/History/EhmaBdhKhc5Ck4HfB2ZSbJoBcdcx6VJOrt4wE_a-N8JZDw?e=KJHwrl

Week Beginning - 4th May

What I will be learning about - 

The Vietnam War

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • Complete Task 4

  • To understand what the Vietnam War was.

  • To be able to describe why it was so difficult for America to win the war.

Resources I will need to use

The Vietnam War Worksheet: https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/guides/z8r8rdm/video

 

https://eggbuckland.sharepoint.com/:f:/g/History/EhmaBdhKhc5Ck4HfB2ZSbJoBcdcx6VJOrt4wE_a-N8JZDw?e=KJHwrl

Week Beginning - 27th April

What I will be learning about - 

The Cuban Missile Crisis

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • Complete Task 3

  • To understand the events of the Cuban Missile Crisis.

  • Form a judgement about who the winners and losers were in the confrontation.

Resources I will need to use

The Cuban Missile Crisis Worksheet:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bwWW3sbk4EU

 

https://eggbuckland.sharepoint.com/:f:/g/History/EhmaBdhKhc5Ck4HfB2ZSbJoBcdcx6VJOrt4wE_a-N8JZDw?e=KJHwrl

Week Beginning - 20th April

What I will be learning about - 

The Berlin Wall

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • Complete Task 2

  • To understand what the Berlin Wall was and why it was important.

  • To be able to describe what happened when the Berlin Wall came down.

Resources I will need to use

The Berlin Wall Independent Research sheet: https://www.bbc.co.uk/newsround/29913833

https://eggbuckland.sharepoint.com/:f:/g/History/EhmaBdhKhc5Ck4HfB2ZSbJoBcdcx6VJOrt4wE_a-N8JZDw?e=KJHwrl

Week Beginning - 14th April

What I will be learning about - 

Origins of the Cold War

What I will need to know or be able to do by the end of the week

  • Complete Task 1

  • To understand how the Cold Started.

  • To be able to explain why the Superpowers fell out.

Resources I will need to use

Origins of the Cold War Worksheet: https://kids.britannica.com/kids/article/Cold-War/352982

 

https://eggbuckland.sharepoint.com/:f:/g/History/EhmaBdhKhc5Ck4HfB2ZSbJoBcdcx6VJOrt4wE_a-N8JZDw?e=KJHwrl

Other useful learning resources

Click the link below to download your Knowledge Organiser. 

Remote Learning Year 8

Most of these tasks are taken from www.activehistory.co.uk

a username is required: eggbuckland and password: trout87

https://www.activehistory.co.uk/Miscellaneous/menus/Year_9/Civil_Rights.htm

This is an investigation into the civil rights campaign in 20th century America.  Students should start on section 2 and complete the investigation. 

The aim is to create a “fakebook” page using the link or https://www.classtools.net/FB/home-page

Students should complete three of these in total - representing politicians, sport and music. 

 

Done well this will represent 4 lessons work.

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