What drove England to colonise North America?

You can download the worksheet for today’s lesson here. If you cannot download the worksheet, complete the tasks in the yellow boxes below. SUCCESS CRITERIA:– I can describe the details of England’s first colony in North America.– I can make two inferences on the consequences of England’s first colony from two historical sources. KEY WORDS:ColonyContinue reading “What drove England to colonise North America?”

How did the abolition of slavery in Britain work?

You can download the worksheet here. If you are unable to download the worksheet, complete the tasks in the yellow boxes below. SUCCESS CRITERIA:– I can describe the methods of the abolition movement and who ended slavery in Britain.– I can explain why Britain’s abolition of slavery did not end slavery in the Americas.– IContinue reading “How did the abolition of slavery in Britain work?”

How did slaves become Maroons in Jamaica?

You can download the worksheet for today’s lesson here. If you are unable to download the worksheet, please complete the tasks in the yellow boxes below. SUCCESS CRITERIA:– I can describe how Jamaican slaves became Maroons.– I can analyse three sources to explain why the Maroons successfully resisted the British.– I can justify whether orContinue reading “How did slaves become Maroons in Jamaica?”

How did slave societies in the Americas work?

You can download the worksheet for today’s lesson here. If you are unable to download the worksheet, complete the tasks in the yellow boxes below. SUCCESS CRITERIA:– I can describe the typical experience of an African slave in the Americas.– I can explain how white slave owners kept control of their slaves in the Americas.–Continue reading “How did slave societies in the Americas work?”

What was slavery’s impact on England and West Africa?

You can download the worksheet for today’s lesson below. If you are unable to download the worksheet, complete the tasks in the yellow boxes. SUCCESS CRITERIA:– I can identify the key figures in the New World slavery business.– I can explain who profited and who lost out from New World slavery.– I can justify whyContinue reading “What was slavery’s impact on England and West Africa?”

What is exceptional about the Middle Passage?

You can download the worksheet below. If you are unable to download the worksheet, complete the tasks in the yellow boxes. SUCCESS CRITERIA:– I can describe what the Middle Passage is.– I can analyse a variety of sources to explain what Middle Passage journeys were like.– I can explain how this process dehumanised Africans andContinue reading “What is exceptional about the Middle Passage?”

When did Europeans begin trading for African slaves?

You can download the worksheet below. If you are unable to download the worksheet, complete the tasks in the yellow boxes below. SUCCESS CRITERIA:– I can describe how European countries began trading for African slaves.– I can analyse how this early form of slave trade encouraged racist ideas amongst Europeans.– I can interpret three sourcesContinue reading “When did Europeans begin trading for African slaves?”

Why did the Northern Earls revolt in 1569?

You can download the worksheet for this homework lesson below. SUCCESS CRITERIA:– I can explain three main reasons for the northern earls revolting.– I can produce an answer to a 12-mark question on this content.– I can explain the consequences of the Revolt of the Northern Earls. TASK ONE: Why did the northern earls revoltContinue reading “Why did the Northern Earls revolt in 1569?”

What were the main events of the Second World War?

You can download the homework sheet here. If you are unable to download the homework sheet, please see Mr Lupton to get a printed sheet. This homework will help me to…1) Explain who the main participants were in the Second World War.2) Explain the main events in the Second World War.3) Analyse how these eventsContinue reading “What were the main events of the Second World War?”