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1.1 Theme 1 - Rivalry, Mistrust and Accord (ATL)free24 August 2019

Theme 1: Rivalry, Mistrust and AccordHere are some different activities that you can do for this theme within the topic of the Cold War. There is a mixture of source activities, summary activities, analytical... more

5. Factors affecting the outcome of the Civil Warfree20 August 2019

A series of Northern victories on the battlefield in 1863, and the appointment of Ulysses Grant as military commander in 1864 saw the tide turn in the North's favour. This page examines the overall factors... more

2. Vietnam War: Videos and activities20 August 2019

On this page you will find some suggestions and links to videos that can be used as well as teacher notes with suggestions as to how the videos can be used with students. Questions for some of the videos... more

6. The Cold War: Extra Resources14 August 2019

On these pages you can find useful websites for the Cold War along with historians' texts that students might find enjoyable to develop their understanding further. There are also some suggestions for... more

6. First World War: Videos and activities14 August 2019

On this page you will find some suggestions and links to videos that can be used as well as teacher notes with suggestions as to how the videos can be used with students. Questions for some of the videos... more

1.2 Theme 1 - Rivalry, Mistrust and Accord (ATL)13 August 2019

This page follows on from the first ATL page for this theme - starting with the impact of the nuclear arms race through to the final collapse of the USSR and the end of the Cold War.The Berlin crisis... more

Are conspiracy theories dangerous? (July 2019)free13 August 2019

July 2019 sees the 50th Anniversary of the 1969 moon landings. This was an amazing achievement - the culmination of the 'space race' and the fulfillment of John Kennedy's pledge in 1961 that the US "should... more

4. Repression and revolution in central and eastern Europe, 1968 to 1989free12 August 2019

From 1968 until 1980, the states of eastern and central Europe accepted their communist governments and Soviet control; there were no more rebellions. However, resistance and resentment did not go away.... more

1. Impact of leaders on the Cold War12 August 2019

Below are some different activities that you can do for this theme - using your knowledge of events post 1945 to compare the impact of different leaders on the course and development of the Cold War. more

5. Post Soviet Russia to 2000 (ATL)12 August 2019

Here are some different activities that you can do for the final part of Section 16 which focuses on the the tumultuous post-Soviet era and the policies of Yeltsin. There is a mixture of starter activities... more