PEEL Your Paragraphs writing scaffold. Literacy mats. Particularly for extended writing in history or essays. Helps to make sure students can access at least Level 6 at Keys Stage 3 by explaining and evaluating.
Wartime Bride Sets Out For Church - Miss Ena Squire-Brown, an international dancer famed for her Dove Dance, leaves her recently bombed home for St. George's Church in Forest Hill, to marry Royal Air Force flying officer J.C. Martin. London,
Solo Taxonomy for Self/Peer Assessment - Solo Taxonomy with levels (for Medicine through Time History - though this can be adapted). Student's self/ peer assess work and place their feedback in the relevant block. When peer assessing, I ask student's to give advice on how to get to the next level.
BBC Interactive History Website for Kids- LOVE this! just checked out the greek part. has interactive activities for the students. Would work well for a search and find vocabulary project. (mythological vocabulary is a 4th grade standard in georgia)
The Queen's official website disagrees on the corgis (two Corgis: Holly and Willow and two Dorgis: Candy and Vulcan. ohmygod Vulcan) But I just really enjoy that all 11 presidents are represented by a picture of Obama.