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4. Nations affected by Cold War tensions: USAfree18 May 2019
The Cold War affected not only the internal politics and the foreign policy of the US; it influenced economic thinking and spending and it had a profound impact on the lives of ordinary Americans. more
7. Imperial Russia, revolution and the establishment of the Soviet Union (1855–1924): Videos and activitiesfree16 May 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 each video are... more
Topic 12: The Cold War: Superpower tensions and rivalriesfree14 May 2019
World history topic 12: The Cold War: Superpower tensions and rivalriesThis topic is divided into three themes which are explained below.There are separate pages on each of the three areas of prescribed... more
Containment under Truman and EisenhowerHere are some different activities that you can do for this first part of Section 16 on the Cold War and the Americas. There is overlap here with Paper 2, Topic... more
On this page you will find full source papers and markschemes for both case studies.Source AAn official United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda photograph of a French soldier protecting a camp in... more
4. The Cold War: Videos and activities13 May 2019
This page has some suggestions for Cold War documentaries (other than the CNN documentaries). Again, we have given suggestions on which sections to show and tasks/questions for students while watching... more
6. The Cold War: Extra Resources11 May 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
Resources for teaching the IB history course11 May 2019
Here are some ideas for general resources: textbooks and useful websites. In addition, you will find specific resources listed under each topic.All major publishers now publish books for the IB history... more
1.1 Theme 1 - Rivalry, Mistrust and Accord (ATL)free7 May 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