Category Archives: Senior 3 2018

As the moment of truth comes closer…

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History IGCSE: Paper 4

Dear All, Today we’ll work on the specifics of Paper 4. Paper 4 This paper changed three years ago. We shall be discussing the changes and working on what is required of you now. To that effect, we shall be … Continue reading

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13 Days of Tension fearing the Most Dreaded: Nuclear War.

  Today we’ll do a notetaking activity on the Cuban Missile Crisis based on the following lecture:   HOMEWORK: http://lambrosini.cumbresblogs.com/files/2014/06/THE-CUBAN-MISSILE-CRISIS-STUDY-GUIDE.pdf

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The Korean War.

A great lecture on the Korean War, summarises the whole conflict in 16 minutes. Amazing! As you listen to the lecture, answer the following questions. They will help you to focus on the most important details.  1. What were the … Continue reading

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The Berlin Blockade.

The consequences of the Berlin blockade were far reaching and were to dominate European politics for the next forty years. Pesident Truman was under no illusion that the Blockade had been a test of strength, designed by Stalin to see … Continue reading

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WW2 ends & a Cold War begins.

Much of the start of the Cold War is related to the development of WW2. Here’s the video we watched in class which shows a simulation of the development of WW2. You will now work on the 1st 30 minutes … Continue reading

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“Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.” W. Churcill

Although it would probably be quite inaccurate and one-sided to attribute the full blame of WW2 to Hitler’s regime, it’s the actions of Hitler reversing the terms of the Treaty of Versailles that brought WW2 to a start.  During the … Continue reading

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The final sprint towards IGCSE!

We are starting to walk the road to the History IGCSE exam, an exam you´ve been working hard to prepare for the last two years. Let´s start by looking at the exam syllabus in a nutshell:   History Igcse 2018 … Continue reading

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