History Year 10 Remote Learning Map for Self Isolation of up to 14 days

Students can chose to start at the top of the learning map and work their way chronologically down the list which will help with memory retention or go to an area directed by their teacher.

Autumn Term Sep – Dec

America:  Opportunity and inequality, 1920-1973

  • Effectiveness of New Deal on society
  • Hundred Days
  • New Deal achievements and shortcomings
  • Popular culture in 1930s
  • Impact of WWII: Industry and employment
  • Impact of WWII: Women and black Americans
  • 1950s prosperity
  • Television, rock n’ roll
  • McCarthyism
  • Racial Tensions and Civil Rights: legal challenges
  • Peaceful protest
  • Black Power
  • Achievements of MLK and Civil Rights Act
  • Kennedy’s ‘New Frontier’
  • Johnson’s ‘Great Society’
  • Feminist movement

SELF ISOLATING REMOTE LEARNING LINKS


Spring Term Jan – Apr

Conflict and tension in Asia, 1950-1975

  • Fear of communism
  • Truman Doctrine
  • 38th parallel
  • USA and UN involvement
  • Development of the Korea War: UN forces and China
  • MacArthur
  • Stalemate
  • Peace talks
  • End of French rule in Vietnam
  • Civil War in South Vietnam
  • The Viet Cong
  • Eisenhower 1953-60 and Domino Theory
  • Kennedy 1961-‘63
  • Gulf of Tonkin
  • Operation Rolling Thunder

SELF ISOLATING REMOTE LEARNING LINKS


Summer Term 1 Apr – July

Conflict and tension in Asia, 1950-1975

  • Guerilla warfare
  • American warfare and tactics
  • US problems
  • Tet Offensive
  • Vietnamisation
  • Increased US involvement
  • Bombing of the North
  • Opposition to the war: The media
  • Anti-war protest movement
  • Civil right leaders
  • Peace talks
  • Communist control of S.Vietnam
  • The cost of war for Vietnam and the USA