Following the national curriculum, students study a topic per half term.
Sect – Sources and evidence
Chronology and time
Centuries AD and BC
Primary and Secondary sources.
History detective project about the Titanic.
1066 The Norman Conquest
|Spring 1||Black Death|
|Spring 2||Movement of peoples|
|Summer 1||Slave Trade|
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.
Students will study:
The American West
1065 – 1089 The Norman conquest
Warfare through the ages.
London and the blitz
Weimar Germany 1919 – 1934
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