Curriculum

History

‘A high-quality history education will help pupils gain a coherent knowledge and understanding of Britain’s past and that of the wider world. It should inspire pupils’ curiosity to know more about the past.’

(Visit National Curriculum – History)

Our topics for History in each half term are outlined below and fulfill the national curriculum requirements during each two year cycle. For greater detail of our topic plans and downloadable copies, please follow this link to our Curriculum Page.

Topic Themes Y1-Y6

Year 1&2

Cycle A

2019/2020

  1. Neil Armstrong
  2. Samuel Pepys Diary
  3. Tuxford Windmill
  4. Victorian Seaside

 Year 1&2

Cycle B

2020/2021

  1. Florence Nightingale
  2. Old and New Toys

Year 3&4

Cycle A

2019/2020

  1. Ancient Greece
  2. Stone Age
  3. Anglo Saxons / Vikings

Year 3&4

Cycle B

2020/2021

  1. Roman Empire
  2. Robin Hood
  3. Fairground Rides

Year 5&6

Cycle A

2019/2020

  1. World War Two
  2. Invaders & Settlers
  3. The Tudors

Year 5&6

Cycle B

2020/2021

  1. World War One
  2. Gunpowder Plot
  3. Ancient Egypt
  4. The Mayans
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