End of the Cold War event cards 

Made with the excellent Typorama app, these event cards are on the latter era of the Cold War. My students requested these for revision and can be used in a variety of ways –
Used for a visual timeline which students can annotate each card with details from their own knowledge.
Used as a revision card game, such as Guess Who, where students take it in turns to guess which event card the other is holding by asking a fixed number of questions that can only be answered with a ‘yes’ or a ‘no’.
Used as a domino set where students play dominoes with the event cards and when playing a card they have to explain where each card touches how the events link together.
Can be used as flash cards which students can add details of the events on the back of each relevant event card.

Détente event cards

Made with the excellent Typorama app, these event cards are on the détente period of the Cold War. My students requested these for revision and can be used in a variety of ways –
Used for a visual timeline which students can annotate each card with details from their own knowledge.

Used as a revision card game, such as Guess Who, where students take it in turns to guess which event card the other is holding by asking a fixed number of questions that can only be answered with a ‘yes’ or a ‘no’.

Used as a domino set where students play dominoes with the event cards and when playing a card they have to explain where each card touches how the events link together.

Can be used as flash cards which students can add details of the events on the back of each relevant event card.

Bombing of Hiroshima lesson resources

These resources are for a lesson on the bombing of Hiroshima with a main task focusing upon sources and how they can help support and explain different reasons why the Americans bombed Hiroshima in 1945. The resources include a PowerPoint with a starter, main content, an overview of the main task and a plenary. While the worksheet delves into the main task in greater depth and contains the source cards needed for the activity. Also the worksheet contains follow up questions and an extension task.

Hiroshima

Hiroshima

From the Korean War to the Cuban Missile Crisis Cold War event cards

Made with the excellent Typorama app, these event cards are on the period of the Cold War from the Korean War to the Cuban Missile Crisis. My students requested these for revision and can be used in a variety of ways – 

Used for a visual timeline which students can annotate each card with details from their own knowledge.

Used as a revision card game, such as Guess Who, where students take it in turns to guess which event card the other is holding by asking a fixed number of questions that can only be answered with a ‘yes’ or a ‘no’.

Used as a domino set where students play dominoes with the event cards and when playing a card they have to explain where each card touches how the events link together.

Can be used as flash cards which students can add details of the events on the back of each relevant event card.

Origins of the Cold War event cards

Made with the excellent Typorama app, these event cards are on the origins of the Cold War. My students requested these for revision and can be used in a variety of ways – 

  • Used for a visual timeline which students can annotate each card with details from their own knowledge.
  • Used as a revision card game, such as Guess Who, where students take it in turns to guess which event card the other is holding by asking a fixed number of questions that can only be answered with a ‘yes’ or a ‘no’.
  • Used as a domino set where students play dominoes with the event cards and when playing a card they have to explain where each card touches how the events link together.