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Special People: lesson plans and schemes of work about significant and famous people throughout history.

We've created this collection of primary resources for Key Stages 1 and 2 to help teachers deliver exciting, challenging lessons all about the lives and achievements of significant men and women throughout history. Lessons include detailed planning, slides, differentiated activity ideas and a range of resources to support teaching and learning.

  • PlanBee Ruby Bridges Lesson KS1 | Special People Resource by PlanBee

    Ruby Bridges

    £2.99

    Use this Ruby Bridges lesson to introduce your KS1 class to the amazingly brave six-year-old little girl, who paved the way for the desegregation o...

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  • PlanBee Helen Keller for kids - KS1 Lessons and resources by PlanBee

    Helen Keller

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    Find out all about Helen Keller's early life and how it was profoundly affected by her loss of vision and hearing at a young age. Consider how she ...

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  • PlanBee Beatrix Potter KS1 Lesson Plans and Resources by PlanBee

    Beatrix Potter

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    Help your class find out about the woman behind some of the most famous children’s stories in the world with this ‘Beatrix Potter’ set of lessons f...

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  • PlanBee Captain Cook KS1 lesson pack for kids by PlanBee

    Captain James Cook

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    Introduce your class to Captain James Cook as they go on a voyage of discovery to find out what he discovered and achieved during his lifetime, and...

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  • PlanBee Amelia Earhart KS2 Special People Lesson by PlanBee

    Amelia Earhart

    £2.99

    With your class, find out about the amazing Amelia Earhart! Children will learn about her early life, her record-breaking achievements, and her ill...

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  • PlanBee Rosa Parks KS2 Lesson and worksheets | PlanBee

    Rosa Parks

    £2.99

    Introduce your class to Rosa Parks and the civil rights movement in America with this one-off lesson for Year 3 and Year 4. Your class will ponder ...

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  • PlanBee Neil Armstrong KS2 Special People Lessons by PlanBee

    Neil Armstrong

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    Children will find out all about the famous astronaut, Neil Armstrong. They will research his early life and career, find out about the Apollo 11 m...

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  • PlanBee The Wright Brothers Lesson Plans by PlanBee

    The Wright Brothers

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    What qualities did the Wright brothers possess that made them such an effective team of inventors and entrepreneurs? As they learn about the extrao...

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  • PlanBee Alfred Nobel Lessons for KS2 by PlanBee

    Alfred Nobel

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    Discover the explosive history of Alfred Nobel: inventor of dynamite! As well describing the life and achievements of the Swedish inventor, busines...

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  • PlanBee Martin Luther King KS2 Year 5/6 Lesson by PlanBee

    Martin Luther King Jr.

    £2.99

    "We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal." – Martin Luther King Jr.   #TheCompleteSeries1lessons Take a look at the...

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  • PlanBee Roald Dahl Biography KS2 | Special People Lesson Pack by PlanBee

    Roald Dahl

    £2.99

    Use this Roald Dahl Biography KS2 Lesson Pack to teach your class about the amazing life and legacy of one of the most beloved children's authors. ...

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  • PlanBee Nelson Mandela KS2 lessons by PlanBee

    Nelson Mandela

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    Use these Nelson Mandela KS2 lessons to teach your class about the apartheid system in South Africa, and how Mandela dedicated his life to overthro...

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  • PlanBee Grace Darling KS1 Lesson Planning and Resources by PlanBee

    Grace Darling

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    Instantly download three fully-resourced Grace Darling KS1 lessons which explore her incredible achievements as a lighthouse keeper's daughter.   #...

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Special People: lesson plans and schemes of work about significant and famous people throughout history.

We've created this collection of primary resources for Key Stages 1 and 2 to help teachers deliver exciting, challenging lessons all about the lives and achievements of significant men and women throughout history. Lessons include detailed planning, slides, differentiated activity ideas and a range of resources to support teaching and learning.