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History, Government and Politics. From GCSE to A level you will find something that catches both your eye and the eye of your students. I have recently published a book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/1718040245?pf_rd_p=71cb17e9-f468-4d3f-94d5-a0de44c50a7e&pf_rd_r=N651242J7B714HVHDFCM I have also set up a YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiS0B9bmin-aBgKzGZ5vkdA?view_as=subscriber

History, Government and Politics. From GCSE to A level you will find something that catches both your eye and the eye of your students. I have recently published a book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/1718040245?pf_rd_p=71cb17e9-f468-4d3f-94d5-a0de44c50a7e&pf_rd_r=N651242J7B714HVHDFCM I have also set up a YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiS0B9bmin-aBgKzGZ5vkdA?view_as=subscriber
Operation market garden
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Operation market garden

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Written information on the operation, and The Battle of Arnhem. Includes sources tasks, planning the operation task and homework. If this was helpful, please review :) If you would like to know more information about this topic there is now a book, Changing Nature of Warfare: https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/1718040245?pf_rd_p=71cb17e9-f468-4d3f-94d5-a0de44c50a7e&pf_rd_r=7FA539V21238JNHZ9A8C I have also established a Youtube Channel, which might be helpful to students wanting to learn more: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiS0B9bmin-aBgKzGZ5vkdA?view_as=subscriber
IGCSE Edexcel The Vietnam Conflict, 1945 - 75 Chapter 3 Escalation of the War
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IGCSE Edexcel The Vietnam Conflict, 1945 - 75 Chapter 3 Escalation of the War

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This is part of a book I authored on the Vietnam Conflict 1945 - 75. This is for the IGCSE Edexcel syllabus. 'Those who fail to learn from History, are forced to repeat it.’ The last message to Washington from Saigon in 1975, from CIA Chief Thomas Polgar. It was the first time the United States had been defeated in a conflict. This book is a perfect guide to the Vietnam Conflict. With more recent wars in the Middle East having similar issues and style of warfare. This book hopes to pass on to the next generation the issues, mistakes and lessons learnt from the Vietnam conflict in order to avoid them in future conflicts. The book is a perfect addition to any classroom or to anyone wanting to learn about the events taking place in Vietnam or in the United States, from war to peace, to anti-war and pro-war protests. This book includes facts, a timeline of events, detailed pictures, mini-bios of key people involved, sources, quotes, it discusses who won the war, and how this was achieved. Confrontation in the Vietnam War, escalation 1964–68 The roles of Johnson, McNamara, Westmoreland (1965–68) Guerrilla Jungle warfare Theory in Vietnam Search and Destroy from 1966 to 1967 The bombing campaign Operation Rolling Thunder A televised war The siege of Khe Sanh The Battle of Hue 1968 The Tet Offensive
IGCSE Edexcel The Vietnam Conflict, 1945 - 1975, Chapter 5 Civilians
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IGCSE Edexcel The Vietnam Conflict, 1945 - 1975, Chapter 5 Civilians

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This is chapter 5 from my book ‘The Vietnam Conflict, 1945 - 75.’ 'Those who fail to learn from History, are forced to repeat it.’ The last message to Washington from Saigon in 1975, from CIA Chief Thomas Polgar. It was the first time the United States had been defeated in a conflict. This book is a perfect guide to the Vietnam Conflict. With more recent wars in the Middle East having similar issues and style of warfare. This book hopes to pass on to the next generation the issues, mistakes and lessons learnt from the Vietnam conflict in order to avoid them in future conflicts. The book is a perfect addition to any classroom or to anyone wanting to learn about the events taking place in Vietnam or in the United States, from war to peace, to anti-war and pro-war protests. This book includes facts, a timeline of events, detailed pictures, mini-bios of key people involved, sources, quotes, it discusses who won the war, and how this was achieved. It contains: The impact on civilians in Vietnam and attitudes in the USA US response to guerrilla warfare My Lai also known as the My Lai Massacre The effects of the war in the US The Kent State University Massacre Opposition to War in U.S.A Pro-War Demonstrations The Fulbright Hearings (1971)
The role of Rasputin in bringing down the Russian Government
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The role of Rasputin in bringing down the Russian Government

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Lots of lesson task, and lots of information for students to digest. This is an interesting tale, with quite a lot of mystery, which I have included in the tale of Rasputin. Includes a brief timeline, tasks, sources, and a debate, with homework at the end. All of this can be adapted to your students abilities.
Elizabeth Gloriana Myth or Reality
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Elizabeth Gloriana Myth or Reality

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These lessons require books for this course: Reign of Elizabeth, Marie Rowlands (English Catholics in the Reign of Elizabeth 1), which can be found at: http://www.historytoday.com/ Access To History: Elizabeth 1 - Religion and Foreign Affairs 2nd Edition, John Warren Published 2002, ISBN 978 0340846896 AQA History, The Triumph of Elizabeth: Britain, 1547 - 1603,(Known as the blue book in these lesson slides.) Michael Tillbrook, Published 2009, ISBN 978 1 4085 0317 1 Elizabeth I, Anne Somerset, Published 1997, ISBN 978 1 8421 2624 0 This lesson is about the cult or myth of Gloriana with tasks, pictures, quotes, starters, and homework, this should tie in with other internal problems that Elizabeth faced.
IGCSE Edexcel The Vietnam Conflict, 1945 - 1975 Chapter 2 Arrival of the Americans
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IGCSE Edexcel The Vietnam Conflict, 1945 - 1975 Chapter 2 Arrival of the Americans

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This is part of a book I authored for IGCSE Edexcel History. It is available on Amazon and Blackwells. 'Those who fail to learn from History, are forced to repeat it.’ The last message to Washington from Saigon in 1975, from CIA Chief Thomas Polgar. It was the first time the United States had been defeated in a conflict. This book is a perfect guide to the Vietnam Conflict. With more recent wars in the Middle East having similar issues and style of warfare. This book hopes to pass on to the next generation the issues, mistakes and lessons learnt from the Vietnam conflict in order to avoid them in future conflicts. The book is a perfect addition to any classroom or to anyone wanting to learn about the events taking place in Vietnam or in the United States, from war to peace, to anti-war and pro-war protests. This book includes facts, a timeline of events, detailed pictures, mini-bios of key people involved, sources, quotes, it discusses who won the war, and how this was achieved. US policy and intervention, 1954–64 The aims of the Geneva Conference (1954) and the US response Eisenhower and the Domino Theory, the formation of South Vietnam Life in North and South Vietnam under Ho Chi Minh and Ngo Dinh Diem The impact of Ho’s policies to unite Vietnam, the NLF, and the Ho Chi Minh Trail The response of US, the Strategic Hamlet Programme and the fall of Diem (1963)
IGCSE Edexcel The Vietnam Conflict, 1945 - 75 Chapter 4 Nixon + Ford, 69 - 75
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IGCSE Edexcel The Vietnam Conflict, 1945 - 75 Chapter 4 Nixon + Ford, 69 - 75

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This is a chapter of my book, The Vietnam Conflict 1945 - 75. 'Those who fail to learn from History, are forced to repeat it.’ The last message to Washington from Saigon in 1975, from CIA Chief Thomas Polgar. It was the first time the United States had been defeated in a conflict. This book is a perfect guide to the Vietnam Conflict. With more recent wars in the Middle East having similar issues and style of warfare. This book hopes to pass on to the next generation the issues, mistakes and lessons learnt from the Vietnam conflict in order to avoid them in future conflicts. The book is a perfect addition to any classroom or to anyone wanting to learn about the events taking place in Vietnam or in the United States, from war to peace, to anti-war and pro-war protests. This book includes facts, a timeline of events, detailed pictures, mini-bios of key people involved, sources, quotes, it discusses who won the war, and how this was achieved. Nixon and Ford’s policies, Vietnamisation, peace and Communist victory 1969–75 Failure of peace talks Widening the war in Cambodia and Laos: ‘secret bombing’ Relations with China The roles of Kissinger and Le Duc Tho in the Paris peace talks (1972) The renewed North Vietnamese offensive. (1972) Vietnamisation and withdrawal by 1973 The effects of Ford’s diplomatic response The final offensive (March–April 1975) and the fall of Saigon Reasons for the Communist Victory
IGCSE Edexcel The Vietnam Conflict, 1945–75 IGCSE book Chapter 1 Beginning of the conflict
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IGCSE Edexcel The Vietnam Conflict, 1945–75 IGCSE book Chapter 1 Beginning of the conflict

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This is part of a book I authored for IGCSE Edexcel History. It is available on Amazon and Blackwells. 'Those who fail to learn from History, are forced to repeat it.’ The last message to Washington from Saigon in 1975, from CIA Chief Thomas Polgar. It was the first time the United States had been defeated in a conflict. This book is a perfect guide to the Vietnam Conflict. With more recent wars in the Middle East having similar issues and style of warfare. This book hopes to pass on to the next generation the issues, mistakes and lessons learnt from the Vietnam conflict in order to avoid them in future conflicts. The book is a perfect addition to any classroom or to anyone wanting to learn about the events taking place in Vietnam or in the United States, from war to peace, to anti-war and pro-war protests. This book includes facts, a timeline of events, detailed pictures, mini-bios of key people involved, sources, quotes, it discusses who won the war, and how this was achieved. The struggle against France for independence, 1945–54 The origins of the First Indochina War, especially the aims of the Vietminh. The tactics of General Giap. The search for a diplomatic solution. The French defeat at Dien Bien Phu/ Điện Biên Phủ and its immediate consequences.
Complete Edexcel IGCSE Weimar Republic (You will need Germany: Development of Dictatorship, book)
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Complete Edexcel IGCSE Weimar Republic (You will need Germany: Development of Dictatorship, book)

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Welcome to another exciting and complete course for the Edexcel IGCSE Germany: Development of Dictatorship, 1918 - 45. The lessons have been developed in a flipped classroom format. Students are expected to read as part of the homework and then complete tasks inside the classroom. However, there are so many tasks they could easily be converted into homework. These lesson can be covered over 14 lessons or easily extended. The course content also includes: The establishment of the Weimar Republic and its early problems. The recovery of Germany, 1924 - 29 The rise of Hitler and the Nazis to January 1933 Nazi Germany 1933 - 39 Germany and the occupied territories during the Second World War. We have included 3, 16 mark, essay questions. I have also included two free videos from my YouTube Channel. My website link is below: https://oxfordshirehistoryteacher.com/
Unit of Work Bullet Textbook: IGCSE Edexcel Changing Nature of Warfare 1918 - 2011
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Unit of Work Bullet Textbook: IGCSE Edexcel Changing Nature of Warfare 1918 - 2011

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Changing Nature of Warfare 1918 - 2011 Welcome to my book on the fascinating period of 1918-2011, covering the a multitude of battles, operations, and various types of warfare. The research and information done has taken several years, and covers in great detail the history of the events, as well as including quotes of the men and women involved, and tips on how to answer the large mark question by giving clear demonstrations on change and continuity, and key Here is a link to the book on Amazon: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Changing-Nature-Warfare-1918-IGCSE/dp/1718040245/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1547759719&sr=8-3&keywords=changing+nature+of+warfare With a student book, teachers book and a bundle with the book and a large number of lessons. Preface: This book intends to give as much information as possible about the history of Warfare and relate it to the Igcse Edexcel exam board. Alex Kerr has been teaching History and Politics for 10 years, a graduate of Oxford Brookes University, as well as having completed a PGCE at The Institute of Education, London and recently completing courses at the Johann Cruyff Institute, Barcelona. Chapter 1; War, huh, what is it good for? Chapter 2; The Nature of Warfare in the early 1930’s. Tanks, Navy, Military Aircraft, Artillery and Gas. Chapter 3; The Changing Nature of Sea Warfare. Battle of the Atlantic, Nuclear Submarines, Aircraft Carriers, Battle of the Pacific including, Pearl Harbor, Battle of the Coral Sea and the Battle for Midway and The Falklands Conflict. Chapter 4; Land Warfare during WW2. Blitzkrieg, Invasion of Poland, Invasion of the Low Countries and France, Operation Barbarossa and Battle of the Bulge. Chapter 5; The Changing Nature of Air Warfare. The Battle of Britain, The Blitz, V weapons and allied bombing of Germany. Chapter 6; Middle Eastern Conflicts. The Six Day War, The War of Yom Kippur, The First Gulf War, and The Second Gulf War. Chapter 7; Guerrilla Warfare. Purpose of Guerrilla Warfare or Blitzkrieg, Blitzkrieg vs guerrilla Strategy, Strategy and tactics of Guerrilla Warfare, Vietnam war and Afghanistan war. Chapter 8; Amphibious Operations. World War 2: D-Day, What was the Allies’ plan? And Deception: Operation Bodyguard. Chapter 9; Airbourne Operations. Operation Market Garden Chapter 10; The Atom Bomb. Reasons for dropping atom bombs in 1945 and The Bombing of Hiroshima Chapter 11; Cold War. The Cold War, The nuclear arms race, The arms race 1945-60, ICBMs, Mutual Assured Destruction (MAD Theory), The arms race 1960-91, MIRVs, Détente and Arms Reduction Talks, Attempts at arms limitation and End of the Arms Race. Chapter 12; 21st Century. Warfare at the beginning of the twenty-first century, Impact of terrorism, Different types of terrorist acts, 9/11, High tech weapons, The arms race 1960-91, MIRVs, Détente and Arms Reduction Talks, Attempts at arms limitation and End of the Arms Race.
IGCSE Edexcel The Origins and Course of the First World War, 1905 - 1918 entire unit
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IGCSE Edexcel The Origins and Course of the First World War, 1905 - 1918 entire unit

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If you are doing the IGCSE Edexcel The Origins and Course of the First World War, 1905 - 1918 I have just built the complete course over 12 lessons. I have made this completely free for now as I would like to give back to the teaching community. Your students will need the student book to complete this course with your students. However, there are plenty of exercises and task that do not need the book. So help yourself to a wonderful array of lessons that I hope will help your teaching and enhance your students learning. I would love some reviews of the work, as well as comment and feel free to subscibe and follow my channel. You can find some of my books on Amazon: The changing Nature of Warfare: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Changing-Nature-Warfare-1918-Complete/dp/1796574988/ref=pd_sbs_14_6/258-7693674-7319665?_encoding=UTF8&pd_rd_i=1796574988&pd_rd_r=e97c4bfb-2fcd-4abe-9e21-7d674983b8a9&pd_rd_w=W5ifR&pd_rd_wg=nhxzS&pf_rd_p=15756fbb-4ceb-4379-9d2c-7af36daab01e&pf_rd_r=Y6HRS4NW60D2W5SJQ3H1&psc=1&refRID=Y6HRS4NW60D2W5SJQ3H1 The Vietnam Conflict https://www.amazon.co.uk/Vietnam-Conflict-1945-IGCSE-Facts/dp/1095157299/ref=sr_1_2?qid=1565093554&refinements=p_27%3AMr+Alex+Kerr&s=books&sr=1-2&text=Mr+Alex+Kerr Also my travel guide and companion if you are thinking of heading to Sicily: Where should I stay in Sicily? https://www.amazon.co.uk/should-Sicily-Ortigia-Syracuse-Siracusa/dp/1794682473/ref=sr_1_1?crid=MS8UB173L789&keywords=where+should+i+stay+in+sicily&qid=1565093621&s=books&sprefix=Where+should+i+s%2Cstripbooks%2C183&sr=1-1
Introduction to the Russian Revolution
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Introduction to the Russian Revolution

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Welcome to the fascinating time of the Russian Revolution, where Kings are toppled, democracy attempted and Communism established. This lesson aims to give a broad overview of why the Russian Revolution began. Looking at many of the facets that caused the collapse including, Economic, Social, Geographical and Political reasons as to the eventual fall of the Tsarist Russian Empire. For additional multi-media resources, the accompanying YouTube channel offers the opportunity to revise and expand on learning in favourite format of youth media. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCiS0B9bmin-aBgKzGZ5vkdA?view_as=subscriber
US Government
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US Government

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Great set of work sheets, which can easily be converted into one if not multiple lessons. Showing the constitution, federal, state systems of government. Everything has clear labels and should easily teach to your students how the US political system works. There are details on key amendments as well.
WW2 and the expanding Japanese Empire
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WW2 and the expanding Japanese Empire

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A full lesson on the expansion of the Japanese Empire during World War 2. Allow your students to become the leaders of the Japanese Empire and they will decide the direction of the Empire. This is a very interactive lesson for students studying the Changing nature of warfare for Edexcel. The lesson also contains information on the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbour, as well as a starter and homework. Enjoy.
Government of Italy, 1861-1921/1922
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Government of Italy, 1861-1921/1922

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A brief look at the Government of Italy before the take over by Mussolini. Includes diagrams of Government and how laws are passed, tasks, and homework. Details each department's role and allows debate to level of power, the King, Ministers, Chamber of Deputies and Senate.
From Wiemar Republic to Nazi Dictatorship 1933-1934: Rise of the dictatorship.
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From Wiemar Republic to Nazi Dictatorship 1933-1934: Rise of the dictatorship.

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This resource contains a variety of individual, class and group tasks for students to work on, as well as a systematic and animated break down of Hitler’s rise to power. It starts off with Lesson objectives. Then a simple diagram of the Weimar Republic, which moves on to a detailed break down of the functions of the different parts of the federal government. Then moves onto a timeline of events. Finally, an animated break down of Hitler’s rise to power, and him taking over each event, with each event linked to the government. Homework at the end.