Dictators: Rise of 20thC Dictators | Rule of 20thC Dictators
Wars: Origins of Wars | WW1 / WW2: origins compared
Tsar Alexander II
Tsar Alexander III
IGCSE Revision and Study Skills
•IGCSE Paper 1 Model Answers
IBDP Essay/Sourcework Skills •IB Historiography / TOK •IB Internal Assessment • IB Extended Essay •40+ Model Essays •IB Curriculum Map •IB Revision
Early Modern British:
Henry VII | Henry VIII 1509-1529 | Henry VIII 1529-1547 | Edward VI | Mary I | Elizabeth I
Lutheran Reformation | Zwingli/Calvin/ Radicals | Counter-Reformation | Ferdinand/Isabella | Charles I/Phillip II | Ottoman Empire | French Revolution / Napoleon
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ActiveHistory provides entertaining, educational award-winning interactive simulations, decision-making games, self-marking quizzes, high-quality worksheets and detailed lesson plans for teachers and students.
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ActiveHistory provides educational, award-winning interactive simulations, decision-making games, self-marking quizzes, high-quality worksheets and detailed lesson plans for the history classroom.
All resources have been designed by full-time history teacher Russel Tarr.
Dozens of unique, self-contained online simulations, virtual interviews, and decision making games
Scores of creative, rigorous worksheets and activity plans, all tried in the history classroom
Model answers, teacher notes and support materials and guidance are provided for teachers only
Loads of self-marking tests, quizzes and arcade games bring revision alive in the exam season
What makes ActiveHistory unique is the vast range of interactive online computer simulations which allow students to learn at their own pace, in an engaging but rigorous manner.
New resources are added every single week of the year!
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History Podcast App from ActiveHistory
Statues and History Standalone lesson materials
Multimedia Presentation: Gorbachevs Rule
50+ ActiveHistory Lectures all on one page
New Poster: The historian without his facts is rootless and futile; the facts without their historian are dead and meaningless EH Carr
Using student questionnaires to improve your teaching / planning
Video Documentary Project The American Civil War
Simon Schama: Historyshould keep people awake at night!
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