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The Black Death: Research

Today we are going to investigate what the Black Death is. You are going to use your booklet and different webpages to prepare your work. Organize ideas the way you prefer and present your work in an original way (google … Continue reading

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History Final Test

Read instructions carefully and set down to work!! DEADLINE: December 1 2017 Prepare a presentation in google presentaciones and share it with me: pat.chujman@lascumbres.edu.ar 1        Tudor Monarchs Who was the first Tudor King? How did he gain the throne? (1 slide) Which two … Continue reading

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Magna Carta

King John had 3 main problems during his reigns!! Work in pairs, share your answers in a drive Read page 59 in the booklet and make a summary. Check these webpages: http://www.ducksters.com/history/middle_ages/king_john_magna_carta.php http://www.projectbritain.com/calendar/June/magnacarta.html 2. Did the King easily agree to … Continue reading

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The Kites are Flying

Mirna is Palestinian but lives in Britain because of the dangers in the Middle East. She describes what it’s like for her family still there. Check this website to learn about Mirna http://news.bbc.co.uk/cbbcnews/hi/club/your_reports/newsid_1916000/1916405.stm Now, imagine you are Said. Write a … Continue reading

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Henry II and T. Becket

Let´s have a look at this presentation to learn about Henry II and Thomas Becket Henry II de Pato_Ch Writing: Complete the sentences and write a text (use the ppt and your booklet to help you) On 29th December 1170, … Continue reading

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The Medieval Church

Get in groups and do research on the following topics: http://medievaleurope.mrdonn.org/sacraments.html http://medievaleurope.mrdonn.org/monks.html http://medievaleurope.mrdonn.org/bishops.html http://medievaleurope.mrdonn.org/churchreform.html Taking into account what you have read in the booklet and in these webpages, prepare a poster to show the power of the church in the … Continue reading

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William the Conqueror and Norman England

Review: have fun with these quizzes Quiz 1 Quiz 2 Quiz 3 Answer some questions in groups (prepare a drive) How did William of Normandy become King of England? As soon as William Duke of Normandy became King, what did … Continue reading

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The Kites are Flying: Background to the story

In 2002, Israel decided to build a “security fence” in the West Bank. What is the fence? In fact, it’s part-wall, part-fence. Most of its 440-mile length is made up of a concrete base, topped by five metres of wire. … Continue reading

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Norman England

After the Anglo-Saxons, the Normans arrived in England and conquered the land. The Norman Invasion of England The Norman invasion of England in 1066 is described through the images of the Bayeux Tapestry.  The following pages introduce you to the main  claimants to the … Continue reading

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The Anglo Saxons

After reading and learning about The Celts and The Romans, we are going to learn about the Anglo Saxons in Britain. In class, we learnt who they were, where they came from and why the chose Britain to settle down. … Continue reading

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