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History Learning Plans

 History Learning Plans 2016 2017

 

YEAR PLAN

Year 7 History 

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

1 - 2

What is History?

Who had the power in Medieval England?

Formal written  assessments

End of year exam

Learn / revise key words

Historical research

Creative representations of learning

Some written tasks

Pre-lesson reading

Planning, drafting and improving answers

2 - 3

Was Medieval life just muck and misery?

How did England change under the Tudors?

Formal written assessments

End of year exam

Learn / revise key words

Historical research

Creative representations of learning

Some written tasks

Pre-lesson reading

Planning, drafting and improving answers

WIDER HOMEWORK OPPORTUNITIES AND READING:

www.schoolhistory.co.uk

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/site/history.shtml

http://horrible-histories.co.uk/



YEAR PLAN

Year 8 History

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

1 - 2

When and why did England give power to the people? The end of all powerful monarchs and the development of democracy

Formal written assessments

End of year exam

Research

Learn / revise key words

Historical research

Pre-lesson reading

Creative representation of learning

Planning, drafting and improving answers

Some written tasks

2 - 3

Did life improve for ordinary people from 1600 - 1900?

Was the British Empire a force for good or evil?

From Slavery to Obama: how did Black Americans achieve equal rights?

Formal written assessments

End of year exam

Research

Learn / revise key words

Historical research

Pre-lesson reading

Creative representation of learning

Mind maps

Historical leaflets

Some written tasks

Planning, drafting and improving answers

WIDER HOMEWORK OPPORTUNITIES AND READING:

http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/

www.schoolhistory.co.uk

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/site/history.shtml

http://horrible-histories.co.uk/

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YEAR PLAN

Year 9 History

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

1 - 2

Did a sandwich kill 20 million people? - the causes and consequences of the First World War

Formal written assessments

End of year exam

Historical research

Some written tasks

Pre-lesson reading

Creative representation of learning

Planning, drafting and improving answers

2 - 3

Life in Nazi Germany

The Second World War

The Holocaust

Formal written assessment

End of year exam

Historical research

Some written tasks

Pre-lesson reading

Creative representation of learning

Mind maps

Planning, drafting and improving answers

WIDER HOMEWORK OPPORTUNITES AND READING

http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/

www.schoolhistory.co.uk

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/websites/4_11/site/history.shtml

Firefly


YEAR PLAN

Year 10 History (Edexcel)

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

Autumn/

Spring Term

Medicine in Britain c.1250 - present

and the British sector of the Western Front, 1914-18: injuries, treatment and the trenches

 

GCSE Exam Questions

Mock exam

Vocabulary building

Revision

Creating revision materials

Practice exam questions

Learning key words and building vocabulary

Research inc. watching relevant historical tv programmes

Planning, drafting and improving answers

 

Spring / Summer Term

The American West: the Plains Indians, Early Settlers, the Cattle Industry, the battle for the plains, the end of the American Indian way of life

GCSE Exam Questions

Mock exam

Vocabulary building

Revision

Creating revision materials

Historical research

Practice exam questions

Learning key words and building vocabulary

Research inc. watching relevant historical tv programmes

Planning, drafting and improving answers

WIDER HOMEWORK OPPORTUNITIES AND READING

http://www.schoolshistory.org.uk/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/history/

http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/

Firefly


YEAR PLAN

Year 11 History (OCR)

TERM

UNIT

ASSESSMENT TYPE

HOMEWORK  OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

Autumn/

Spring term

Germany between the wars, 1918-45

GCSE Exam Questions

Mock Exams

Revision

Creating revision materials

Historical research

Practice exam questions

Learning key words and building vocabulary

Using key words

Planning, drafting and improving answers

Use of Firefly

Spring/

Summer term

The Cold War 1945 - 1975

GCSE Exam Questions

Mock Exams

Revision

Creating revision materials

Historical research

Practice exam questions

Learning key words and building vocabulary

Using key words

Planning, drafting and improving answers

Use of Firefly

WIDER HOMEWORK OPPORTUNITIES AND READING

http://www.schoolshistory.org.uk/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/history/

http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/

Firefly