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3. Khrushchev and Brezhnev (ATL)1 December 2018

Here are some different activities that you can do for this third part of Section 16. There is a mixture of starter activities on this page plus source activities summary activities, analytical activities,... more

8. The Soviet Union and Russia: Videos and activities1 December 2018

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

Political developments in Latin America: videos29 November 2018

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

7. European states in the inter-war years: Extra Resources27 November 2018

There are many resources on this period of history. On these pages you can find a selection of useful websites along with historians' texts that students might find enjoyable to develop their understanding... more

PS3: The Move to Global Warfree26 November 2018

This topic covers the causes of World War Two both in Europe and in Asia. An outline of the course is given below but the full details can be found on the OCC here.It is important that you read the IB... more

2. Second World War - Causes Part II Asia (ATL)26 November 2018

This page continues with ATL on the causes of the Second World War - from the impact of Japanese militarism to the attack on Pearl Harbour. It also summarises the key themes that caused the war. more

2. First World War: Practices (ATL)25 November 2018

The First World War: PracticesThe First World War is a cross-regional case study. It is also an example of a war where there is total mobilisation of human and economic resources in some of the belligerent... more

6. Economic miracle and its impact on Japan25 November 2018

In the decades following the Occupation, Japan experienced an 'economic miracle'. By the end of the 1960s, Japan had become the third largest economy after the US and USSR. This had a profound impact... more

7. Japan 1920 to 1990: Essay frames and writing exercises22 November 2018

On this page you will find essay frames and essay planning exercises for this topic.Task One: Essay planningIn pairs, copy out and complete the following grid and then write a plan for this essay: more

5. PS4 Rights and Protest: Full source papers22 November 2018

On this page you will find full source papers, markschemes and sample answers marked by an examiner for both case studies.The following source paper focuses on the role of Martin Luther King win the Civil... more