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5. PS3 Move to Global War: Full source papers 2 August 2018

On this page you will find full source papers and mark schemes for both case studies.For some of the examples we also have student answers which you can use with your students to help develop their responses. more

History/TOK in the news2 August 2018

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Theory of Knowledge2 August 2018

Below are some suggested activities to get students thinking about wider historical, TOK issues. These can be used in the history class or part of the TOK history programme. There are also some subject... more

EE Sample 3: The Mahdi and the fall of Khartoum in 18852 August 2018

IntroductionMajor-General Charles George Gordon was a British Army officer and administrator who served in the Crimean War in 1855. He had great successes in China and was involved in the quelling of... more

EE Sample 2: US intervention in the Chinese Civil War2 August 2018

IntroductionThe Chinese Civil War was a conflict between the nationalist forces of the Guomindang (GMD) led by Jiang Jieshi, against the insurgency of the Chinese Communist Party (CCP). Historian Suzanne... more

EE Sample 1: The Impact of the Danish Resistance2 August 2018

To what extent was the Danish Resistance Movement successful in disrupting the Nazi occupation of Denmark? (A grade)IntroductionDenmark was neutral throughout the First World War and supported the League... more

5. Extended Essay: Graded student examples2 August 2018

This section includes some samples of EEs that have received A gradesSee the menu on the left hand side of this page for the sample EEs more

1. Extended Essay: Choosing topics and questions2 August 2018

The EE: Choosing topics and questionsOne of the key roles for you as a supervisor is to guide students in their choice of topic and question. Here are some tips on this process.Points to consider when... more

Extended Essay2 August 2018

The Extended essay is a 2,000 - 4,000 word in-depth study on a subject and topic of the student’s choice. Students choose to do an Extended Essay in one area of their DP – this ideally should be in... more

CAS and History2 August 2018

CAS can support and enhance what goes on in the history classroom.See below for some suggestions of how students can gain CAS hours in the history department and at the same time develop their own historical... more