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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

1. Imperial Russia, reform and reaction (1855 - 1894) (ATL)4 August 2018

The years 1855 to 1894 saw Russia experiencing some dramatic reforms, but also severe repression.Here are some different activities that you can do for this first part of Section 12. There is a mixture... more

4. The Bolshevik consolidation of power (1918 - 1924) (ATL)4 August 2018

On this page, there are ATL to help students understand how the Bolsheviks managed to consolidate their power in the years 1917 and 1924 and survive a civil war.Note that this section can also be used... more

2. Imperial Russia: The last years of autocracy (1894 - 1914) (ATL)free4 August 2018

This page covers a range of activities to help students understand the events of Nicholas II's reign: the growing tensions, impact of the 1905 revolution and outbreak of war.Videos and ideas for using... more

8. French Revolution and Napoleon: Quizzes4 August 2018

Learning and sorting out dates and events is key for the French Revolution and Napoleon: here are some fact tests to help!This is a quick vocab test on key aspects of the Ancien Régime more

2. Europe and the First World War: 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.Task OneATL: Thinking and communication skills more