- Medicine Anagram Sort A worksheet with anagrams of key words connected with medicine through time. When unscrambled the words have to be sorted into relevant categories.
- Medicine Overview Word Sort Jumbled periods, dates, people and causes to be sorted into correct categories.
- Prehistoric Medicine - True or False True or false statements about prehistoric medicine. Pupils have to answer and give evidence for their answers. Created for use with SHP text book.
- Prehistoric Medicine Quiz A multi-choice quiz about prehistoric medicine.
- Asclepion Temple Anagrams Anagrams of words related to the Asclepion temple.
- Four Humours Sentence Match Sentence matching activity.
- Hippocrates Information about Hippocrates with differentiated activities.
- Why Was Hippocrates Important? Writing frame for students to answer the question why Hippocrates was important.
- Up to Greece Wordsearch A wordsearch of key words in medicine up to Greece.
- Roman or Greek Anagram Sort Anagrams of words to be sorted into Roman or Greek.
- What Made Galen Famous Illustrated blank spider diagram.
- Dark Age Medicine Illustrated information sheet about medicine in the Dark Ages.
- Islamic Medicine Information sheet about Islamic medicine.
- Black Death Wordsearch A wordsearch of key words related to the Black Death.
- Medicine in the Middle Ages An illustrated information sheet about medicine in Europe during the Middle Ages.
- Middle Ages Medicine Wordsearch A wordsearch of key words connected with medicine in Europe during the Middle Ages.
- Medicine Through Time Test (to Middle Ages) A Knowledge test up to the Middle Ages.
- Medicine Through Time Test (to Middle Ages) Marks Scheme Mark Scheme for above test.
- Key Features of the Renaissance Illustrated worksheet outlining the key features of the Renaissance that had an impact on the development of medicine.
- Vesalius Anagrams Anagrams of words related to Vesalius.
- Vesalius/Paré connecting exercise Link the statements to the correct man.
- Industrial Medicine Wordsearch/Sort A wordsearch of key words associated with medicine during the Industrial Revolution coupled with a sorting activity.
- Industrial Medicine Picture Source A picture source showing living conditions during the Industrial Revolution period. With related questions.
- Edward Jenner An information sheet about the work of Edward Jenner.
- Florence Nightingale An information sheet about the work of Florence Nightingale.
- Germ Theory Wordsearch A wordsearch of key words related to the development of the Germ Theory.
- Louis Pasteur or Robert Koch? A matching exercise with statements that relate either to Louis Pasteur or Robert Koch.
- Individuals in Medicine - Who am I? Individuals describe their achievements and then ask 'who am I?'
- Medicine Through Time - Giant Crossword A giant crossword with clues related to all topics covered in Medicine Through Time.
- Medicine Through Time/ American West Revision booklet A four-page revision booklet with revision topics and hints and tips for the exam.
In the first part of this series, we noted the siege equipment of the Assyrians consisted of complex battering rams, earthen ramps and a dedicated corps of engineers and sappers. Alexander the Great and the Greeks would take the next steps in the evolution of siege warfare. The Greeks had invented the catapult circa 399 B.C. Alexander innovated by fastening catapults and ballistas on the decks of ships to breach... Read More
While sieges had taken place earlier than the Neo-Assyrian Empire, such as that between Egyptian Pharoah Thutmose III and Canaanite rebels led by Kadesh at the Megiddo fortress in the 15th century B.C., the Assyrians perfected the art of siege warfare during the Neo-Assyrian Empire from 911 to 609 B.C.
Through war and conquest, Assyria became the most powerful empire the world had yet seen. After the... Read More
For one thousand years, chariots rolled through the Middle East, terrifying armies, destroying infantry lines and changing the face of war. Sumerians used heavy battlewagons with solid wheels drawn by wild asses around 2600 B.C. Until the innovation of spoked wheels, the weight of the battlewagons hindered their utility in war. The domestication of the horse inspired further chariot innovation as horses... Read More
The Middle Ages were a terrible time to get sick. There was no sanitation inside cities and hardly any in rural areas. While there might be some drainage or elementary sewers, the fact remains that people simply threw their bodily wastes out into the streets. Animal dung, dead dogs and rotting garbage of all kinds landed in the street and stayed there, trampled in and out of people’s houses.
The Catholic... Read More
The First Film about the Titanic Premiered Just 29 Days after the Vessel Sank
You may have seen James Cameron’s theatrical version of the Titanic, a movie that has accrued over $1.84 billion in total gross sales since its release in 1997. But we can confidently bet that you have never laid eyes on Saved From the Titanic, a 1912 silent motion picture starring actress and survivor of the RMS titanic, Dorothy... Read More