Category Archives: Senior 3 2017

Senior 3 work on the Cold War in the East.

This year, the main events developing during the Cold War in Eastern Europe are the set topic for the Source Analysis paper (Paper 2). Therefore, we are now working on these key events and different groups have been doing research … Continue reading

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The Cold War in Europe.

Hello Everyone! We are now looking into the conflicts of the Cold War in detail. We shall be starting with the conflicts in the East first since this topic will be the set topic for Paper 2 in the International … Continue reading

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Revision for our 1st Term Exam – Senior 3

Essay skills from lennyambrosini https://historyexam.wordpress.com/answer-structures/   History cie exam tips from lennyambrosini Assessment IGCSE from lennyambrosini Assessment Paper 1 I from lennyambrosini Assessment Paper 1 II from lennyambrosini Assessment Paper 1 III from lennyambrosini Assessment Paper 1 IV from lennyambrosini … Continue reading

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The Berlin Blockade

Hi Everyone! Today, we shall work on the 1st conflict of the Cold War: The Berlin Blockade. There are FOUR links providing different types of information. The idea is that you read through the articles, sources and watch the videos … Continue reading

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The Yalta and Potsdam Conferences: Agreements and Disagreements.

The Yalta and Potsdam Conferences showed a clear movement from a spirit of cooperation and support into one of suspicion and difference. For some, the confrontation between the US Capitalism and the Soviet Communism was inevitable and bound to come … Continue reading

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Communism VS Capitalism.

Last class, we read about the two opposing ideologies that Stalin and Roosevelt first, followed by Truman represented.  We shall watch this video in our next class to throw some more light into these ideologies.    

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On Brexit.

https://www.theguardian.com/politics/2017/mar/12/ian-mcewan-decision-on-brexit-vote-reminds-me-of-the-third-reich?CMP=share_btn_fb    

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Source Analysis on the outbreak of the Cold War.

Hi Everyone! We shall take advantage of our new topic this year to do some “serious” source analysis. 😉 As we’ve discussed already, this year’s international exam will have a paper on Source Analysis and the topic will be related … Continue reading

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Welcome Back Senior 3!

Dear All, This is your exam year and as such we shall be doing a lot of hard work on the last topics to be dealt with and then on a great revision and exam practice. Here’s what the History … Continue reading

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The Outbreak of the Cold War.

Who could have imagined that shortly after WW2 ended and Hitler was finally defeated a new and different kind of war would start? Our first topic this year is the causes of the Cold War. Can you think of any … Continue reading

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