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Civil war soldiers/life in the civil war

Overall rating 4 out of 54.7 (9 ratings)

Last updated 26 January 2014, created 23 November 2010, viewed 10,567

Two lessons, one that looks at the types of soldiers and the other that looks at the impact of the war on the lives of ordinary people using the famous painting by W. F. Yeames Powerpoint and activity sheets

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  • for pupils

  • Word documentActivity
    civil_war_recruitment_poster.doc (141kb, Word document)
  • Powerpoint documentActivity
    soldiers in the civil war.pptx (2mb, Powerpoint document)
  • Powerpoint documentActivity
    soldiers_in_the_civil_war.ppt (2mb, Powerpoint document)
  • Powerpoint documentActivity
    What was life like during the Civil War.pptx (527kb, Powerpoint document)
  • Powerpoint documentActivity
    What_was_life_like_during_the_Civil_War.ppt (1mb, Powerpoint document)
  • Word documentActivity
    where is your father speech bubbles.docx (36kb, Word document)
  • Word documentWorksheet
    where is your father task.doc (92kb, Word document)
  • Word documentActivity
    where_is_your_father_speech_bubbles.doc (47kb, Word document)
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Very adaptable for mixed ability, many thanks!

from lisamwalker, 26 January 2014
(report comment) 5 out of 5

Great resource thanks.

from ruthpechey, 25 March 2013
(report comment) 4 out of 5

Both resources proved very useful as a basis for extension tasks/homework. Thank you.

from quibey10, 08 January 2013
(report comment) 4 out of 5

Fantastic resource. Clear and easy to understand but also adaptable for better groups. Covering on supply at present and this has eased me in gently with some of the lower ability groups. Many thanks.

from smurfstar101, 27 April 2012
(report comment) 5 out of 5

This is great. It will be brilliant for my low ability yr 8 group.

from AnnaMc21, 29 February 2012
(report comment) 5 out of 5
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