History of Russian-speaking Peoples

History of Russian-speaking Peoples.

Age: 8-15 (composite class).

Time: 12:45 - 13:40

Learning objectives:

  • Review of key events and trends in Russian history and history of neighbouring peoples and countries.
  • Promote interest to the history of the studied language.
  • Widen historical cultural and geographical scope.
  • Comparison of Russian and British historical events and cultural differences.


  • Summary of key historical events and trends using video and audio aids.
  • Use of literature material as learning aids and language exercises.
  • Extension of relevant vocabulary based on the extracts from Russian literature and other learning materials.
  • Encourage pupils to formulate their opinion and discuss historical events and tendencies.
  • Use of maps, elements of geography.

Course materials (for members only)