A Level Edexcel History Research Grids (2015 specification): Route E: Communist states in the twentieth century

A Level Edexcel History Research Grids (2015 specification)

A brilliant idea designed to support weaker students. Students have to read their notes to complete a grid of questions in exact specification order. Cross-referenced to ZigZag’s Teaching Packs to ensure a structured reading of the text.

A godsend for those students who find learning difficult and motivational for the less willing. Leads to active learning, identification of key points and the structuring of information.

  • The structured method of research grids is of great value to students, especially if they find it difficult to absorb all the information in class
  • Double your teaching time – set each grid as homework and you can be sure they know the content before the next lesson
  • Fill in the gaps to ensure the whole specification is covered!

Price is £59 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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A Level Edexcel History Research Grids (2015 specification) Route H: Democracies in change: Britain and the USA in the 20th century

A Level Edexcel History Research Grids (2015 specification)

A brilliant idea designed to support weaker students. Students have to read their notes to complete a grid of questions in exact specification order. Cross-referenced to ZigZag’s Teaching Packs to ensure a structured reading of the text.

A godsend for those students who find learning difficult and motivational for the less willing. Leads to active learning, identification of key points and the structuring of information.

  • The structured method of research grids is of great value to students, especially if they find it difficult to absorb all the information in class
  • Double your teaching time – set each grid as homework and you can be sure they know the content before the next lesson
  • Fill in the gaps to ensure the whole specification is covered!

Price is £59 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Route G: A Level Edexcel History Research Grids: The Rise and Fall of Fascism in Italy 1911-46

Route G: A Level Edexcel History Research Grids: The Rise and Fall of Fascism in Italy 1911-46

A brilliant idea designed to support weaker students. Students have to read their notes to complete a grid of questions in exact specification order. Cross-referenced to ZigZag’s Teaching Packs to ensure a structured reading of the text.

A godsend for those students who find learning difficult and motivational for the less willing. Leads to active learning, identification of key points and the structuring of information.

  • The structured method of research grids is of great value to students, especially if they find it difficult to absorb all the information in class
  • Double your teaching time – set each grid as homework and you can be sure they know the content before the next lesson
  • Fill in the gaps to ensure the whole specification is covered!

Price is £49 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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A Level Edexcel History Research Grids: Option 1G: Germany and West Germany, 1918–89

A Level Edexcel History Research Grids

Route G: Nationalism, dictatorship and democracy in 20th century Europe

A brilliant idea designed to support weaker students. Students have to read their notes to complete a grid of questions in exact specification order. Cross-referenced to ZigZag’s Teaching Packs to ensure a structured reading of the text.

A godsend for those students who find learning difficult and motivational for the less willing. Leads to active learning, identification of key points and the structuring of information.

  • The structured method of research grids is of great value to students, especially if they find it difficult to absorb all the information in class
  • Double your teaching time – set each grid as homework and you can be sure they know the content before the next lesson
  • Fill in the gaps to ensure the whole specification is covered!

It provides students with a good overview of the key issues involved and the questions specifically focus on relevant issues to the specification. I like the format as it does reward knowledge and it very clearly signposts for the student’s basic issues. – D Edwards, Teacher and Independent Reviewer

Price is £59 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Edexcel History Teaching Pack: Option 2.E.1: Mao’s China, 1949–76

A Level Edexcel History Teaching Packs (2015 specification)

Route E: Communist states in the twentieth century

Lead your students to exam success with this complete teaching pack, featuring: a detailed scheme of work, comprehensive lesson plans, student-friendly notes and engaging activities to cover every aspect of the new 2015 specification.

Everything you need…

  • Complete and comprehensive notes with full coverage of the new specification
  • Regular and varied activities engage students with different learning styles to consolidate learning
  • Recap questions ensure students retain key information
  • Exam-style activities focus on key exam skills, including source skills
  • Packed full of illustrations, tables, sources and diagrams so your students never lose interest
  • Key terms defined throughout

…Planned out for you!

  • Detailed lesson plans, including starters and plenaries
  • Ready-made worksheets support extension tasks – answers provided
  • Clear scheme of work so you can be sure the specification is covered

The division into lessons is useful and the mix of questions and summary tasks are a good feature of this resource. The opportunities for analysis and discussion helps develop these essential skills at AS level and these are woven quite nicely into resource within each section. The resource can be used both in class or as set tasks for homework/revision. The resource matches the specification well and covers all aspects that the student would need to aid their success in this unit. – N Ashworth, Teacher and Independent Reviewer of 5951

Price is £109 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Route E: A Level Edexcel History Research Grids: Mao’s China 1949-76

Route E: A Level Edexcel History Research Grids: Mao

A brilliant idea designed to support weaker students. Students have to read their notes to complete a grid of questions in exact specification order. Cross-referenced to ZigZag’s Teaching Packs to ensure a structured reading of the text.

A godsend for those students who find learning difficult and motivational for the less willing. Leads to active learning, identification of key points and the structuring of information.

  • The structured method of research grids is of great value to students, especially if they find it difficult to absorb all the information in class
  • Double your teaching time – set each grid as homework and you can be sure they know the content before the next lesson
  • Fill in the gaps to ensure the whole specification is covered!

Price is £49 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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Topic Tests for GCSE Edexcel History: Paper 3: The USA, 1954–75: Conflict at Home and Abroad

Topic Tests for GCSE Edexcel

Structured learning – effortless delivery!

Prepare your students for the all-exam-based 2016 GCSE specification with these large banks of topic-by-topic questions. Ideal for identifying gaps in knowledge in class, homework or as revision in time for exams!

Exposes students to the types of questions they could meet in an exam – including source-based questions – from Bayeux Tapestry close-ups for Paper 2 to Nazi propaganda photographs for Paper 3.

  • Engages your class with a range of question formats including mind maps, timeline tasks and match-ups
  • Includes a detailed user-friendly mark scheme for easy marking
  • Provided in both write-on ‘practice-exam’ and ‘question-only’ formats
  • PLUS peer-assessment sheets – great for AfL
  • Price is £49 — Includes photocopiable master with site licence; electronic copies available. Orders are normally dispatched in 2-5 working days.
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