History in years 7 and 8 is designed to engage students in key historical eras and events. The course not only aims to bring history alive in the classroom , but aims to put pupils at the centre of their learning. Using a variety of sources pupils will recieve the foundation knowledge and skills needed to make a smooth transition to GCSE. The broad topics cover a wide spectrum including monarchs and government, daily life of the poor and daily life of the wealthy. Pupils will build and in-depth knowledge of these key historical periods.
Topics studied include:
|YR 7||YR 8|
|What is History?||The Stuarts|
|Mediaeval Times||Industrial Revolution|