History

KS3 Curriculum

Key Themes/Topics Year 7:

What is History?, Normal Conquest,  Medieval Kings and Control of England., The Tudors, The Stuarts, Civil War and Cromwell

Assessments (e.g. students will be assessed each half term with topic tests, and a final assessment at the end of each year):

Each topic has an assessment which students every half term to show progress and areas that they need to improve on.

Key Themes/Topics Year 8:

The Industrial Period, Public Health in the Industrial Period, Black People of the Americas, Why did Slavery exist, Attitudes to Slavery, The American West.

Assessments:

Each topic has an assessment which students every half term to show progress and areas that they need to improve on.

Key Themes/Topics Year 9:

Reasons for the start of World War One, The Treaty of Versailles and The Weimar Republic, The Rise of the Nazis, Life in Nazi Germany, The Holocaust

Assessments:

Each topic has an assessment which students every half term to show progress and areas that they need to improve on.

 

KS4 Curriculum

Exam board and Qualifications (If you offer more than 1 qualification and exam board, please list all)OCR GCSE History Schools Project B
Assessment: (e.g. 3 x 90 minute written examinations in year 11)

3 Written Papers – 2×105 minute papers and 1-60 minute paper.

Key Themes/Topics Year 10:Norman Conquest, Public Health, History Around Us
Key Themes/Topics Year 11:Living Under Nazi Rule and The Making of America.

 

Recommended revision materials and websites:

KS4 – still awaiting material from the exam board

CGP GCSE OCR B History

www.ocr.org.uk/qualifications/gcse-history-b-schools-history-project-j411-from-2016/assessment/KS3

www.bbc.co.uk/education/subjects/zk26n39