Topic outline

  • General

  • 1: Cold War Intro - Part 1 20/01/14

    • 2: Cold War Intro - Part 2 23/01/14

      • 3. Yalta (Feb 1945) and Potsdam (Jul-Aug 1945) 27/01/14

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        Click here for Worksheet.

        There is another worksheet which I dont have scanned (the image of Stalin, Churchill and Roosevelt and their relationships/concerns on Walsh p. 321; Please see me if you need a copy).

        • 6. Assessment 10/02/14

          • 7. Assessment guidesheet 13/02/14

            Click here for assessment guidesheet.

            Don't forget the excellent CNN Cold War series on YouTube. Each episode is about 40 minutes long and contains lots of helpful information about parts of the OCR course that we are studying.

             Iron Curtain 1945-1947.

             Marshall Plan

             Berlin Blockade 1948-1949.

             

             

            • 8. Korean War; 1950s; NATO

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              Click here for worksheet.

              • 9. Arms Race

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                Click here for worksheet.

                • 10. Space Race

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                  Click here for info sheet.

                  • 11. The Cuban Missile Crisis

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                    Click here for cartoons PowerPoint.

                    Click here for summary of Kennedy & Khrushchev's successes and failures.

                    CNN Documentary on the CMC:

                    • 12. Detente

                      Please note that you will not be asked questions on this in your exam.

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                      • 13. Berlin Wall 1961 (and Cold War Quiz)

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                        1961 US coverage of creation of the Wall, including of people "jumping" from East to West Berlin.

                         

                        • 14. Berlin Wall 1961 Pt.2 & Assessment Preparation

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                          Click here for answers to Cold War quiz.

                          The End of the Wall.

                          David Hasslehoff tries to take the credit...

                          Blockade standoff scene from the film 13 Days (about the CMC)...

                          • 15. CMC Assessment

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                            • 16. CMC Assessment Feedback & Introduction to Vietnam War

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                              Click here for Easter Homework sheet.

                              John & Dan Snow - 20th Century Battlefields: Vietnam

                              Barry McGuire - Eve of Destruction.

                              The Animals - We Gotta Get Out Of This Place.

                              • 17. Why did US get involved? 24/04/14

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                                Click here for worksheet. 

                                • 18. US tactics 28/04/14

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                                  Gulf of Tonkin "Incident" - Aug 1964:

                                   

                                  • 19. Viet Cong tactics 01/05/14

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                                    US tactics:

                                    Vietnam tactics:

                                     

                                    • 20. The War & US Media - 12/05/15

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                                      • 21. 1968-73 - US withdrawal

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                                        Click here for "War of the Flea" worksheet. This video is not on YouTube. Let me know if you would like to borrow my copy.

                                        Click here for homework sheet (Vietnam Map).

                                        Kent State Univeristy "Massacre" 1970:

                                         

                                        • 22. Final lesson 22/05/14

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                                          Click here for revision guide.

                                          Click here for practice 10 mark question template.

                                          Vietnam Draft video:

                                          Vietnam solider experience video (lots of other great videos also on this site). http://www.history.com/topics/vietnam-war/vietnam-war-history/videos/history-rocks-vietnam-soldier 

                                          Link to past GCSE History papers.

                                          Lost Patrol walkthrough... lots of Housepoints available to anyone who can find a playable copy on the web!

                                           

                                           

                                           

                                          • Lib Reforms 1 - 19/06/14

                                            Click here for Making of Modern Britain (Ep 1) notes template.

                                            • Lib Reforms 2 & 3 - Why did the Libs carry out their reforms? - 23/06/14 & 26/06/14

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                                              Click here for Spidergram template.

                                              Click here for Lib PMs photo handout.

                                              BBC Bitesize revision site: http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/history/mwh/britain/1905-1918act.shtml

                                               

                                              • Lib Reforms 4 - What the Liberals Changed - 30/06/14

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                                                Click here for cartoon practice.

                                                Click here for blank gridfill (what Libs did). 

                                                Click here for completed gridfill (what Libs did).  

                                                Click here for reactions to the reforms handout.

                                                 

                                                • Lib Reforms 5 - Paper 2 Source Technique - 03/07/14

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                                                  Click here for Source technique handout.

                                                   

                                                  • Lib Reforms 6 - Source practice - 07/07/14

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                                                    Click here for "Big Dog and the Little One" cartoon

                                                     

                                                    • Lib Reforms 7 - Source Practice - 10/07/14

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                                                      Click here for Charles Booth handout.

                                                      Click here for "Forced Friendship" cartoon.

                                                       

                                                       

                                                      • Lib Reforms 8 - Final source lesson - 14/07/14

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                                                        Revision video - 15 mins. Covers "What Britain was like in 1900", "Why the Libs introduced the reforms", "What did the Libs change" and "How effective were the reforms"?

                                                        • Topic 30