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Key takeaways
What were the events of the invasion of Abyssinia?
What was the league’s response?
Why did Britain and France fail to stop Mussolini?
Alice SolomonsHost: Alice read History at Lancaster University and is now Director of History. She has been teaching History for the past 6 years. She also is a Specialist Leader of Education in History and an AQA examiner. Alice's aim is simply to inspire her students to love History as much as she does!

Have you heard of the Abyssinian Crisis of 1935? After this class, you will know all about it! In this lesson, students will be guided through the events of the invasion of Abyssinia as well as the League of Nation's response to the crisis. Students will also learn about why Britain and France failed to stop Mussolini. This class is aimed at students in Years 10 and 11 who want to feel confident on the topic!

Learn about these events next: The Cuban Missile CrisisThe Hungarian UprisingManchuria

Safeguarding reminder:The safety of your child is of the utmost importance. All of our classes are pre-recorded to remove any concerns around live participation. For reruns of our past live classes, students' webcams and microphones were disabled and only the chat history, if participation was requested, is visible.

Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Years 10 and 11.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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