I am teaching an elective on Modern Russian history this fall and would like to do something like a simulation or another way for the students to hook into the 1905 and 1917 Russian revolutions. Does anyone have any suggestions for sites or activities they've used in the past? I'm trying to avoid having the students get too bogged down in the details of the events but am also trying to not gloss over the significance either. Thanks! See More
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