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1. Spanish Civil War: Causes (ATL)free3 August 2018

After over a century of social, economic and political division, the Spanish Civil War broke out in July 1936 when an attempted military coup failed and the country descended into internal conflict more

7. Second World War: Videos and activities3 August 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 some of the videos... more

5. Second World War: Essay planning for Paper 23 August 2018

Second World War essay planningThis page contains essay plans and essay writing activities on the Second World War. For comparative essays involving the Second World War, please go to the comparative... more

4. Second World War: Effects (ATL)3 August 2018

Guiding questions:What was the situation in Europe and Asia at the end of the Second World War?What were the economic costs of the Second World War?What were the political and ideological effects of the... more

Interactive quiz: Causes of First World War3 August 2018

Causes of First World War 27/09/2016 : This is a multiple choice quiz on the causes of World War One more

5. First World War: Graded student examples3 August 2018

On this page you will find sample student essays.For Paper 2, wars will never be named in the questions so these are essays where the First World War has been used as the example in response to an open-ended... more

4. First World War: Essay planning for Paper 23 August 2018

First World War: Essay planning This page contains ATL to improve essay writing for this topic as well as specific essay frames.Task OneATL: Thinking skillsThe six key concepts in history are: more

Cuban Civil War: Essay planning for Paper 23 August 2018

Cuban Civil War essay planningThis page contains ATL to improve essay writing for this topic as well as specific essay frames.The Cuban Civil War can be used for essays that require a discussion of guerilla... more

Case Study: Cuban Civil War (ATL)3 August 2018

Case Study: Cuban Civil WarThe ATL on this page are designed to help students understand the causes, practices and effects of the Cuban Civil War. This works as a case study for both a civil war and a... more

5. Chinese Civil War: Videos and activities3 August 2018

This page has suggestions for videos on the Chinese civil war. For other videos focusing more on Mao's rule (i.e. effects of the civil war) go to: The People's Republic of China (1949 - 2005): videos more