Year 12 – Cold War presentations for Thursday

Presentations on the following topics for Thursday’s lesson please:

  • The space race between USSR and USA 1955-1971
  • The Cuban Missile Crisis – 1962
  • The development of Nuclear weapons – 1945
  • The Korean war 1950-53
  • Vietnam War
  • Marshall Plan

Please bring your presentation on a data stick or upload it straight to Google Slides. I will upload all of the presentation into the Drive after the lesson.

 

Geography links for the week ending 5th July

1.Alaska’s glaciers have lost 75 gigatons (a gigaton is a billion metric tons) of ice per year from 1994 through 2013.

2. Planning has just been approved for the world’s largest Potash mine… And it’s In a National Park. Economic sense or a mockery of National Park protection?

3. From an Internet users point of view this is one of the most important maps in the world.

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4. Lots of thunder and lightening on Sunday. Here’s a reminder of what causes it.