GCSE (written for Edexcel). Looks at the impact of the Great Depression on agriculture, farming and people in general. Worksheet analyses a poster aimed at the jobless, then at various disadvantaged groups to decide the specific ways in which they were affected, but also to place that impact into the context of what has been covered already eg KKK and racism, the changing role of women.
Aimed at the Edexcel spec on interwar USA but can be used for any syllabus.
Five songs giving different perspectives on the Great Depression from sarcastic Hollywood to the Okies. Discussion of lyrics, perspectives and any undertones/other meanings. Light relief offered as pupils have to work out some lyrics before being given the lyrics to see how far off they are!
Prep idea also.
GCSE level looking at how people reacted to the impact of the Depression covered in ‘Impact of the Depression’ resource. Homelessness, Harlem rent parties, migrants/hobos, charity and overstretched government, Hoovervilles and the Bonus Marchers.
Contains an image for discussion/what happened next activity, and a related wordsearch.
Powerpoint tracking the lead-up to how Hitler became Chancellor of Germany in 1933.
Goes with worksheet containing source analysis, explaining the vonSchleicher/von Papen/von Hindenburg triangle, timeline arrangement and essay-style question.
Created for Edexcel GCSE “Germany: development of dictatorship 1918-45” by Edexcel examiner.
In-depth revision guide designed for the OCR module with practice questions and answers linked directly to the exam spec and marking styles. Contains a wide range of sources from West, Byzantium and Arabic writers, essay practice and short knowledge checks.
Written by history examiner/teacher with PhD on Crusader history and peer-reviewed.
Could also be used as knowledge check for A-level revision.