Ch 18: Russia After World War I: AP European History Lesson Plans

About This Chapter

The Russia after World War I chapter of this course is designed to help you plan and teach about the Russian Revolution in your classroom. The video lessons, quizzes and transcripts can easily be adapted to provide your lesson plans with engaging and dynamic educational content. Make planning your course easier by using our syllabus as a guide.

Weekly Syllabus

Below is a sample breakdown of the Russia after World War I chapter into a 5-day school week. Based on the pace of your course, you may need to adapt the lesson plan to fit your needs.

DayTopicsKey Terms and Concepts Covered
MondayCauses of the Russian RevolutionEconomic and social state of pre-revolutionary Russia; causes and consequences of the revolution
TuesdayEstablishment of the Provisional GovernmentChaotic state of Russia after the revolution, political climate and formation of the Provisional Government
WednesdayRise of the BolsheviksConflicts, events and power shifts that brought the Bolsheviks to power
ThursdayVladimir Lenin and Communism Overview of Marxist philosophy and establishment of the Soviet Union under Lenin
FridayThe Soviet Union under Joseph Stalin Totalitarian regime of Joseph Stalin, including his climb to power, 5-year plans and purges

Chapter Practice Exam
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Practice Final Exam
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