How accurately is the Pirate Code reflected in the Pirates of the Caribbean?
The Wars of the Roses
Origins of the Cold War (60 Question quiz for IB History)
The Princes in the Tower: Classroom Debate
The Rise of Pinochet: Fling the Teacher Quiz
The Princes in the Tower: Card Sort Exercise
League of Nations in the 1920s: New Worksheets
Does King Richard III deserve a Royal Funeral?
Teacher-led activity: Historiography on the Origins of Warfare
Paired Feedback and Presentation Task: Comparisons and Contrasts between two wars
The Rule of Stalin: Fling the Teacher Challenge
Dozens of IB History Revision Quizzes!
1. Portrait gallery of the Ottoman Sultans from Osman onwards
2. Expansion of the Ottoman Empire - colour map (good if you can print it out for your notes)
3. Mimar Sinan
4. The Ottomans Suleiman page focuses on his magnificence, with a particularly interesting section on the role of Sinan's Architecture here
5. The Ottomans - University of Calgary site; Suleiman section largely focuses on Foreign Policy / Roxelana
6. The Ottomans.org - Another brilliantly detailed site
7. The Suleymaniye Mosque Tour
9. The Topkapi Museum - The former palace of the sultans; this site is richly illustrated with photographs from the palace and its artefacts
10. The Ottomans - An excellent source of pictures in particular, but also very impressive in its analysis of the different ministers of government in the Empire, and the role of Jews. The section on Decline is also very good
11. Sultan Suleyman the Magnificent
12. BBC - Religions - Islam: Ottoman Empire (1301-1922)
13. The Ottoman Empire - E-book from Mannheim University
Recommended sites for KS3 History, GCSE History and A-Level History:!
SchoolHistory | Spartacus | JohnDClare | SchoolsHistory | BBC History |
Channel 4 History | History Channel UK