Category Archives: HISTORY S3 2011

“And a cold wind blows, and a dark rain falls…”

Who could have imagined that shortly after WW2 ended and Hitler was finally defeated a new and different kind of war would start? Look at the following presentation to work out the causes of the beginning of the Cold War. … Continue reading

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Depth Studies: Revision.

NAZI GERMANY Seven Ways to Control Germany   1 One-Party State  The Enabling Act (23 March 1933) Hitler was the all-powerful Fuhrer of Germany.   The Law against the Formation of Parties (14 July 1933) declared the Nazi Party the … Continue reading

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The Beginning of the Cuban Missile Crisis.

Before we plunge into de Cuban Missile crisis itself, it’s important to know  the situation in Cuba before the crisis and most importantly, the pre existing relationship between Cuba & the US. For Friday 9th, watch the lecture on the … Continue reading

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USA: From BOOM to CRASH.

How far was speculation to blame for the Wall Street Crash? As comments to this post, you will be able to read the essays written by our students in Senior 3. Well done everyone!!

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The 1920s in a nutshell.

One of our first tasks has been working on a revision of what you studied in previous years since this is you IG year, at last! So, here I am with the following proposal: that we build a “Prezi” together … Continue reading

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The Long & Winding Road to WW2.

Amidst the debris of economic distruction left by US’ economic crash and the unstoppable growth of dicatorial governments in Germany and Italy, a desolate world got ready for war. The video underneath will show you a humorous overview of the … Continue reading

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IGCSE REVISION ZONE – HISTORY

REVISION POINT #1:  Were the peace treaties of 1919–23 fair? A) Study the extract, and then answer the questions which follow. We want a peace which will be just. We want a stern peace because the occasion demands it, but the … Continue reading

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