Muhammad Ali quote posters

Last year, I created two Muhammad Ali quote posters for an assembly on revision for Year 11. After today’s sad news I thought it would be apposite to post them on here for anyone to print off and put up in their classroom. He was the greatest.


End of the Cold War event cards 

Made with the excellent Typorama app, these event cards are on the latter era of the Cold War. My students requested these for revision and can be used in a variety of ways –
Used for a visual timeline which students can annotate each card with details from their own knowledge.
Used as a revision card game, such as Guess Who, where students take it in turns to guess which event card the other is holding by asking a fixed number of questions that can only be answered with a ‘yes’ or a ‘no’.
Used as a domino set where students play dominoes with the event cards and when playing a card they have to explain where each card touches how the events link together.
Can be used as flash cards which students can add details of the events on the back of each relevant event card.

The General Strike and industrial relations event cards

Made with the excellent Typorama app, these event cards are on the General Strike and industrial relations. My students requested these for revision and can be used in a variety of ways such as. – 

  • Used for a visual timeline which students can annotate each card with details from their own knowledge.
  • Used as a revision card game, such as Guess Who, where students are dealt the pack of cards and students take it in turns to guess which event card the other is holding by asking a fixed number of questions that can only be answered with wither ‘yes’ or ‘no’.
  • Used as a domino set where students play dominoes with the event cards and when playing a card they have to explain where each card touches how the events link together.


Amy Winehouse learning quote poster

Watching the emotional and striking Amy do umentary, I was struck by Amy Winehouse’s quote when asked what influenced her music and lyrics. This quote, I thought, would be fantastic as part of a poster for a classroom or other school context as it summarised the perfect attitude in the classroom and provided a great summary of a growth mindset. So here it is ……