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7. The Great Depression and the Americas: essay planning5 August 2018

This page contains a variety of essay writing exercises and essay plans for this topic.Task One: Essay planningIn pairs, plan the following essay. Click on the eye for hints to help you with your planning. more

3. Political, economic and social impact of the Depression5 August 2018

The Depression had profound political, economic and social consequences for the US. This page examines the impact of the economic crisis on society, and the legacy of the New Deal on the political and... more

5. The impact of the Depression on Brazil5 August 2018

The Great Depression severely affected the countries of Latin America; indeed a League of Nations report highlighted Chile, Mexico and Bolivia as countries worst hit by the Depression.The IB recommends... more

4. The Great Depression in Canada5 August 2018

The Depression that started in the US spread to many countries; Canada – with its strong economic ties to the US suffered particularly badly. Between 1929 and 1939, the Gross Domestic Product fell 40%... more

5. Post Soviet Russia to 2000 (ATL)5 August 2018

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

4. Gorbachev (1985 - 1991) (ATL)5 August 2018

Here are some different activities that you can do for this part of Section 16 which focuses on the transformation of the Soviet Union under Gorbachev. There is a mixture of starter activities on this... more

2. Stalin's rule (1941 - 1953) (ATL)5 August 2018

Stalin's rule (1941 - 1953)Here are some different activities that you can do for this second part of Section 16. The aim is to get students to understand the impact of the Second World War on the Soviet... more

5. European states in the inter-war years: Essay frames and writing exercises5 August 2018

This page contains a variety of essay writing exercises and essay plans for this topic.Task One: Essay planningIn pairs, plan the following essay:Analyse the reasons why Weimar was able to survive the... more

2. Versailles to Berlin: Essay frames and writing exercises4 August 2018

This page contains ATL to improve essay writing for this topic in Paper 3 as well as specific essay frames for Paper 3 style essays.In pairs plan the following essay:Discuss the reasons why the Versailles... more

5. Imperial Russia, revolution and the establishment of the Soviet Union: Essay frames and writing exercises4 August 2018

This page contains a variety of essay writing exercises and essay plans for this topic.In pairs plan out the following essay question: 'Alexander II transformed Russian society' To what extent do you... more