History

KS3 History

Following the national curriculum, students study a topic per half term.

Autumn 1 2018 Witchcraft
Autumn 2 2018 The History of Medicine
Spring 1 2019 The Crusades
Spring 2 2019 America in the 1920s
Summer 1 2019 Crime & Punishment in Victorian London
Summer 2 2019 The Holocaust

Students learn through a variety of activities using original sources, a range of investigative skills.

Where possible students will visit local areas of historical interest.

 

KS4 History Edexcel GCSE in History.

Year 10 – 2 year course.

Year 11- 1 year course.

 

The topics the students study include: Conflict in the Middle East and Crime and Punishment.

 

Students work using a range of interpretive skills, use of sources and answering essay style questions.

Assessment: 2 end of year exams graded 1 – 9