Escape the Room! – Mission Havana, 1959

Escape the Room! – Mission Havana, 1959
“You are American business people from the United Fruit Company, placed under house arrest by the new Castro regime due to your close ties to Batista. You have managed to ply the guard with rum and he has passed out. But you have only one hour to find a way to escape before he wakes up and takes his revenge”.

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1. Escape Room: “Mission: Galileo 1610”

1. Escape Room: “Mission: Galileo 1610”
“It is 1610. the Renaissance (‘Rebirth’) of arts and sciences has transformed Europe. You are students of the great scientist galileo in Padua, Italy. You have all been put in jail by the church for insisting that the earth goes round the sun! You will all taken away to be executed in 45 minutes – unless you can find the key to escape! The location of the key is provided in the coded message in the middle of the room”.

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Printable Calendar of Historical Anniversaries 2017-2018

I’ve now finished work on my classroom calendar of notable anniversaries for the forthcoming school year, which you can download by following the link. I’ve also added a facility so you can search for your own alternative events too.

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Rise and rule of authoritarian states: IB History Paper 2 sample question generator

Rise and rule of authoritarian states: IB History Paper 2 sample question generator

This tool is designed to help teachers and students prepare for the IB Paper 2 exam by generating possible questions to practice and discuss. It is based on the command terms and syllabus bullet points provided in the IB syllabus.

Use this tool to generate a random question for a timed essay, or to sketch out various essay plans during revision season to keep minds open, flexible, and prepared for anything!

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Spotify Jukebox – Songs for the History Classroom

Spotify Jukebox for the History Classroom

I have updated this resources with several new playlists and lots of new songs. If you already have Spotify, open it up before trying to play tracks. If you don’t have Spotify you will be prompted to install it on your system. See also: Blogpost – 50+ Essential Songs for the History Classroom

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Cold War – Random Essay Question Generator!

Cold War – Random Essay Question Generator!
This tool is desiged to help teachers and students prepare for the IB Paper 2 exam by generating possible questions to practice and discuss. It is based on the command terms and syllabus bullet points provided in the IB syllabus. Use this tool to generate a random question for a timed essay, or to sketch out various essay plans during revision season to keep minds open, flexible, and prepared for anything!

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