The Cunning History Teacher’s Lesson Plans comprehensively examine modern history, covering key events and figures worldwide. The lessons span from 1500 AD to today and cover various topics, including The First World War, the Russian Revolution, Fascist Italy, Nazi Germany, the Chinese and Spanish Civil War, The League of Nations, Japan, and Britain during the interwar period. Personalities such as Alexander II, Nicholas II, Hitler, and Mussolini are covered in-depth and studied in the context of the historical events that shaped their reigns.
The lesson plans are designed to be interactive and engaging for students, providing various student activities ranging from comprehension questions, group work, source analysis, quizzes, research tasks, and kahoots! These activities are designed to help students understand the historical events and personalities covered in the lessons and develop critical thinking and analytical skills.
The lessons have been tried and tested in the classroom and developed with student feedback. This ensures that the lessons are relevant, engaging, and effective for students of all levels. The lesson plans are available for download and can be used as is or adjusted to fit the teacher’s teaching style and the student’s learning style. This allows teachers to customize the lessons to meet their class’s specific needs and ensure that the students are getting the most out of the material.
Overall, the Cunning History Teacher’s Lesson Plans offer a comprehensive and engaging look at Modern History, providing students with a detailed understanding of the events, people, and forces that shaped the world from 1500 AD to today. The lesson plans are perfect for any teacher looking to provide their students with a detailed and thoughtful look at Modern History and its impact on the world.