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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
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.
Edexcel IGCSE A divided union: civil rights in the USA, 1945 - 74
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Edexcel IGCSE A divided union: civil rights in the USA, 1945 - 74

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This is a full unit of work for the Edexcel IGCSE Civil Rights unit. It contains information on the entire topic over 12 lessons. The Red Scare and McCarthyism Civil Rights Movements led by Martin Luther King, Malcolm X and Betty Freidan. Finishing with Vietnam, Nixon and Watergate. There is homework and differentiated tasks. This unit covers it all and ticks all the OFSTED boxes. I have included videos many of which are Sources (Primary Sourced) and the ‘I have a dream speech.’ There are also two YouTube Videos detailing the US government structure and a timeline of the Civil Rights movement.
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
Changing Nature of Warfare Unit of Work 1918-2011
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Changing Nature of Warfare Unit of Work 1918-2011

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A book produced by myself containing all information on the Changing Nature of Warfare syllabus as well as a few lessons to help you get started with the course. The fascinating topics of Operations: Market Garden, Barbarossa and the Expansion of the Japanese Empire are lesson planned to deliver a strong start for your students and kindle their enthusiasm in the myriad-faceted period of ever changing military history. The lessons are designed to throw your students into the middle of the military decision making, whilst giving them information of objectives, so that the students can see what the military generals of the time had to deal with and how their planning created the situations that unfolded during these conflicts. If this was helpful, please review :) If you would like to know more information about this topic there is now a book: https://www.amazon.co.uk/gp/product/1718040245?pf_rd_p=71cb17e9-f468-4d3f-94d5-a0de44c50a7e&pf_rd_r=7FA539V21238JNHZ9A8C 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
Three lessons of Changing methods of sea warfare
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Three lessons of Changing methods of sea warfare

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Welcome to the fascinating period warfare between 1918 and 2011, covering the a multitude of battles, operations, and sea warfare. This bundle contains three lessons on the Changing Nature of Sea Warfare, including the Battle of the Coral Sea, Battle of Midway and the attack on Pearl Harbor, the Falklands conflict and Nuclear Submarines. All designed to instill enthusiasm for the topic, and to help teachers get started with the course. The lesson contains videos, lesson tasks related to the video and tasks relating to the Expansion of the Japanese Empire and a debate on the use of Nuclear Submarines, source analysis questions and homework, based on exam questions. There is also a book: Changing Nature of Warfare 1918 - 2011 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
Complete IGCSE Edexcel The League of Nations and the U.N course.
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Complete IGCSE Edexcel The League of Nations and the U.N course.

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This is a full unit of work for the Edexcel IGCSE International Organisations including the United Nations and the League of Nations. It contains information on the entire topic over 16 lessons. Including: The League of Nations and United Nations structure. Nansen, Abyssinia, Manchuria, the Wall Street Crash, Palestine, Korea, Congo, Lebanon, Namibia, Serbia, Bosnia, Iraq wars, Somalia and the Sudan. There is homework and differentiated tasks including 4 worksheets… This unit covers it all and ticks all the OFSTED boxes.
The League of Nations Unit of Work
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The League of Nations Unit of Work

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Everything on the League of Nations, designed for Cambridge International but could easily be adapted for most subjects at A level and As Level. It is full of homework, tasks, sources and reading tasks. I would advise the use of computers for your students for these lessons.
League of Nations Organisational Structure
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League of Nations Organisational Structure

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This is a lesson for the organisational structure of the league. For this course you will need the following books: International Relations, 1879–2004 ISBN 9780192853523 The League of Nations and the Organization of Peace ISBN 9781408228211 Access to History: Rivalry and Accord - International Relations 1870-1914, 2nd Edition ISBN-10: 0340804319 ISBN-13: 978-0340804315 I have created a course for Cambridge Internationals As level History, Component One, International Option: The Search for International Peace and Security, 1919–1945. This should help teach any student the entire course, it is advisable that you allow students access to the internet during these lessons. You will have activities, reading, and homework provided. These lessons could easily be adapted to other League of Nations courses.
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.
Changing Nature of Warfare, Guerrilla Warfare
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Changing Nature of Warfare, Guerrilla Warfare

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This has to be one of the most complicated and fascinating parts of the warfare, which was been depicted in so many movies. This will help you and your students to understand key events and give you comparisons with other key events in warfare history as well as giving context on how to answer the large mark questions. This chapter contains: Purpose of Guerrilla Warfare or Blitzkrieg Blitzkrieg vs guerrilla Strategy Strategy and tactics of Guerrilla Warfare Vietnam war Afghanistan war Civilian Resistance Movements: France & Yugoslavia There is also a book: Changing Nature of Warfare 1918 - 2011 The research and information done has taken several years, and covers in great detail the history of the events, battles, operations, change and continuity within this topic, as well as including quotes of the men and women involved. 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 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
Roosevelt and New Deal
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Roosevelt and New Deal

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Roosevelt and New Deal Source Practice US Government description The beginnings of the new deal The practical support.
US Government for GCSE students
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US Government for GCSE students

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A simplified version of the US Government and an excellent tool for both History US courses and Government and Politics. 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
Changing Nature of Warfare, 1918-2011, Complete book with Maps and Facts.
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Changing Nature of Warfare, 1918-2011, Complete book with Maps and Facts.

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This is the next book on the Changing Nature of Warfare Series. Containing facts, maps and figures from history that will give you and your students great quotes to use in the exam. The books biggest difference to the previous is that it gives the reader deeper context to the unfolding military scenarios by relating events to the maps, and therefore a deeper understanding to your students, and higher grades. This contains information on the development of submarines, tanks, and aircraft. From the many battles before and during World War Two, to the Conflicts of modern warfare in the Middle East. This is a must have book for any student or teacher taking the Changing Nature of Warfare Course, or with an interest in the topic. The book is also available on Amazon: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Changing-Nature-Warfare-1918-Complete/dp/1796574988/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1550243807&sr=8-2&keywords=changing+nature+of+warfare
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/
Elizabeth Internal Challenges Northern Rebellion
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Elizabeth Internal Challenges Northern Rebellion

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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 Rising in the North, with tasks, quotes, starters, and homework, this should tie in with other internal problems that Elizabeth faced.
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
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.