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Why Victory of the Bolsheviks in Russia Was Inevitable? Valdai Talks with Dr. Orlando Figes

The world is approaching to the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution - the event that along with the American War of Independence and the Great ...

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Vladimir Lenin Documentary | Greatest Russian Communist Revolutionary | Biography Document

Russia History Documentary: Vladimir Lenin (Russian Revolution Documentary) This Russia History documentary is about Vladimir Lenin, one of the most .

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My Life: An Attempt at an Autobiography, by Leon Trotsky - Socialist Alternative

My Life: An Attempt at an Autobiography, by Leon Trotsky - Socialist Alternative | History | Scoop.it
Leon Trotsky, the Marxist who co-led the Russian Revolution of 1917 alongside Lenin, and in whose tradition Socialist Alternative stands, spent his entire adult life fighting for a better world.

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Vladimir Lenin Voice of Revolution History Documentary _ Full Documentary

This biography covers the entirety of Lenin's life, from his birth in Simbirsk in 1870 until his death in 1924. Viewers are able to see, through the events of Lenin's ...

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▶ The day the Wall fell - Washington Post

Published on Nov 7, 2014As the world marks 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, Robert McCartney and Marc Fisher, two former Post correspondents, look back at history as it unfolded in front of their eyes.
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Welcome | GeogSpace

Welcome | GeogSpace | History | Scoop.it
AC Geography resources for Primary and Secondary teaching and Learning.
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Maree Whiteley's curator insight, May 31, 2013 4:36 AM
Fabulous toolbox of resources... thanks AGTA!
Clare Treloar's curator insight, May 31, 2013 11:33 PM

something worth looking at

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geogspace

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The future of water in Australia

The future of water in Australia | History | Scoop.it
“ Jeremy Fernandez looks at how we extract, move, store and use water in Australia.”
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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, September 4, 2013 11:39 PM

CD - The quantity and variability of Australia’s water resources compared with those in other continents.

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how we extract, move, store and use water in Australia.

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Introduction to Water

This dramatic video choreographed to powerful music introduces the viewer/student to the wonder and miracle of water.
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Geography Teachers' Association of Victoria Inc. (GTAV)'s curator insight, October 10, 2013 4:25 AM

A great introduction to water.

Lilydale High School's curator insight, September 30, 1:48 AM
Good hook for Yr 7 students starting Water Unit.
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Pre-Revolutionary Color Photos Explain Russia - The Moscow Times

Pre-Revolutionary Color Photos Explain Russia - The Moscow Times | History | Scoop.it
“ The Moscow Times Pre-Revolutionary Color Photos Explain Russia The Moscow Times Leonid Parfyonov's latest film, "Russia in Bloom," is dedicated to Sergei Prokudin-Gorsky, a pioneer of color photography in pre-revolutionary Russia.”
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▶ Was it Wrong to Drop the Atom Bomb on Japan? PragerUniversity

Published on Sep 8, 2014In recent years, many academics and others have condemned President Truman's decision to use the atomic bomb on the Japanese cities of Hiroshima and Nagasaki as unnecessary and immoral. Yet this interpretation relies on a poor understanding of history that both lacks perspective and ignores context.
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MyReadingMapped™- interactive maps of historic events

MyReadingMapped™- interactive maps of historic events | History | Scoop.it
“ Google Maps of historic events such as explorer expeditions, sunken ships, aviation crashes, environmental disasters, ancient ruins and battle sites.”
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Maree Whiteley's curator insight, June 19, 2014 12:25 AM

Fantastic resource for history and geography teachers and students...WARNING: it's very  addictive!

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The American Revolution Summary & Analysis

The American Revolution Summary & Analysis | History | Scoop.it
The American Revolution summary. Big picture analysis & overview of The American Revolution
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Great October Socialist Revolution

Stalin was one of the seven members of the first Politburo, founded in 1917 in order to manage the Bolshevik Revolution, alongside Lenin, Zinoviev, Kamenev, ...

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Russian Revolution - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com

Russian Revolution - Facts & Summary - HISTORY.com | History | Scoop.it
Find out more about the history of Russian Revolution, including videos, interesting articles, pictures, historical features and more. Get all the facts on HISTORY.com.

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5 Utterly Fascinating History Education Resources

5 Utterly Fascinating History Education Resources | History | Scoop.it
History just keeps happening – there's nothing you can do about that. But learning as much as possible is deeply rewarding, and helps you better understand the world. This week Cool Websites and Apps digs into five sites that give you a better idea of history. Explore maps from other ages, see where people are…

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Via @SmythCatheine...A facinating collection of History resources here, What History Resources Do You Love?

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Russian Revolution 1917/ Red October

Music: Red Army Choir - The Hunt for Red October.

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Literacies for the digital age: Historical literacy

Literacies for the digital age: Historical literacy | History | Scoop.it

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Maree Whiteley's curator insight, December 6, 2014 7:32 PM

Historical Literacy unpacked using a range of practical examples from well-known teacher resources, including Hyperhistory and the Library of Congress. Essential reading for those new to History teaching and/or Histriography.

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Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Alternative perspectives

Murray-Darling Basin Plan: Alternative perspectives | History | Scoop.it

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Student project on Murray Darling Basin Plan. Opportunity for classroom discussion and debate.
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What is Historical Thinking?- YouTube

Need a good way to introduce what historical thinking is and why it is important? Use this video to start the conversation. http://teachinghistory.org/histor...

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Managing groundwater for tomorrow

Managing groundwater for tomorrow | History | Scoop.it
“ Seventy percent of Perth's water comes from underground. Imagine what would happen if that source of water dried up. It...”
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CD - The classification of environmental resources and the forms that water takes as a resource.

 

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Perths GroundWater Supply

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See Jewish Life Before the Holocaust Through a Newly Released Digital Archive

See Jewish Life Before the Holocaust Through a Newly Released Digital Archive | History | Scoop.it
2 Sep 2014In 1935, Roman Vishniac, a Russian-born Jew and heralded photographer, journeyed throughout Eastern Europe with one goal: photograph impoverished Jewish communities. The American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, his employer, planned to use the images to raise funds for relief efforts, but the photos would become an iconic link to the culture that vanished as a result of the Holocaust.
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Australians / New Zealanders / ANZACS #WW1 - The British Pathé Film Archive

Australians / New Zealanders / ANZACS #WW1 - The British Pathé Film Archive | History | Scoop.it
“ British Pathe, the world's leading multimedia resource with a history stretching back over a century. The finest and most comprehensive archive of fabulous footage and stunning stills.”
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WW1 Anzacs on The British Pathé Film Archive :: http://ow.ly/C0S7n
Over 85,000 historical films FREE online :: http://ow.ly/C0Sb9

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MSN Messenger in History - The Cuban Missile Crisis - YouTube

What if JFK and Khrushchev had negotiated via MSN Messenger? Thirteen Days becomes Four Minutes. And also, there are more laughs. www.thesomethingorothers.com
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HISTORICAL THINKING CONCEPTS | Historical Thinking Project

HISTORICAL THINKING CONCEPTS | Historical Thinking Project | History | Scoop.it

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Catherine Smyth's curator insight, March 31, 2014 6:34 PM

This Canadian project provides useful ideas for developing historical literacy and historical understanding. Similar concepts such as evidence, significance and historical perspectives are embedded in the Australian Curriculum:History. These historical concepts are articulated in the Shape Paper :history

http://www.acara.edu.au/verve/_resources/Australian_Curriculum_-_History.pdf

Maree Whiteley's curator insight, March 31, 2014 8:57 PM

Aligned to AC History key concepts: Continuity and Change; Cause and Effect; Significance; Evidence; Perspectives; Empathy and Contestabilitiy

Anne-Maree Johnson's curator insight, April 2, 2014 5:55 PM

Aligned with Australian Curriculum Concepts- Continuity and change, Cause and effect, Perspectives, Empathy and Significance.