History Curriculum Map

Enquiry questions

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Year 7 How do the ‘fireflies’ (Braudel) of History affect peoples’ lives? Change

Topic

Battle of Hastings 1066 – Marc Morris

Impact of Normans on Medieval Life 1066-1154

Black Death 1346-53 – Samuel Cohen

Peasants Revolt 1381

Reformation 1354 – Eamon Duffy

Civil War 1642-51

Skills

 

 

AO2 explanation,

evaluation and analysis

AO1 knowledge recall

 

AO2 explanation,

evaluation and analysis

AO1 knowledge recall

 

AO3 sources (inference, utility and reliability)

AO2 explanation, evaluation and analysis

 

AO3 sources (inference, utility and reliability)

AO2 explanation, evaluation and analysis

Metacognition

AO2 explanation, evaluation and analysis AO1 knowledge recall

AO2 explanation, evaluation and analysis

AO3 sources (inference, utility and reliability)

AO1 knowledge recall

Assessment

 

Exam-style test - Narrative account

Homework project – Pre-1066 England

Exam-style test – Evaluation essay

Homework project – Pre-1066 England

Exam-style test – Inferences

Homework project – Doctor’s notebook

Exam-style test – inferences and reliability

Exam-style test – Explain consequences

Homework Project – any historical topic

Exam- style test

 

Year 8 Societies will always promise more than they can deliver (Stavrianos) Significance

Topic

 

Revolutions - French 1789, Haitian 1804, American 1861 Which revolution had the greatest impact on society?

Impact of Somali and West Indian immigration 20th Century

Immigration to and from London – Brick Lane and Tottenham

Skills

 

 

AO4 interpretation analysis and explanation

AO1 knowledge recall

AO2 explanation, evaluation and analysis

AO3 sources (inference, utility and reliability)

AO1 knowledge recall

AO3 sources (inference, utility and reliability)

Enquiry skills

Metacognition

Assessment

 

Exam-style test – analyse and explain interpretations

Homework project- Dido Belle and Kenwood local study

Exam-style test – explain the impact

Homework project – Empire

Exam-style test – frame historical questions

Homework project – Report on Wood Green historic environment

Year 9 ‘Sometimes you have to pick the gun up to put the gun down.’ (Malcolm X) How far is this true Cause and Consequence

 

 

― Malcolm X

Topic

WW2

Holocaust

Vietnam and the Cold War 1917-73

Skills

 

 

AO2 explanation, evaluation and analysis

AO1 knowledge recall

AO1 knowledge recall

AO2 explanation, evaluation and analysis

AO3 sources (inference, utility and reliability)

AO4 interpretation analysis and explanation

AO1 knowledge recall

AO2 explanation, evaluation and analysis

Metacognition

Assessment

 

Letter  – Analytical explanation

Homework project – Impact of Blitz on London

Letter and re-write

Homework project – Response to Leon Greenman

Exam-style test – analyse and explain interpretations

Homework project – Berlin post WW2

 

Year 10

Topic

 

Paper 3: Modern depth study, Germany 1918-39

Paper 3: Modern depth study, Germany 1918-39

Paper 3: Modern depth study, Germany 1918-39

Paper 2: Period study, Superpower relations and the Cold

War, 1941–91

Paper 2: Period study, Superpower relations and the Cold

War, 1941–91

Paper 2: British depth study, Anglo-Saxon and Norman England,

c1060–88

Skills

 

 

AO1, AO2, AO3, AO4

AO1, AO2, AO3, AO4

AO1, AO2, AO3, AO4

 

AO1 knowledge recall

AO2 explanation, evaluation and analysis

AO1 knowledge recall

AO2 explanation, evaluation and analysis

AO1 knowledge recall

AO2 explanation, evaluation and analysis

Assessment

Mini-mocks fortnightly and mocks termly*

Mini-Mock and mocks*

Mini-Mock and mocks*

Mini-Mock and mocks*

Mini-Mock and mocks*

Year11

Topic

 

Paper 2: British depth study, Anglo-Saxon and Norman England,

c1060–88

Paper 1: Thematic study, in Britain,

c1000 to present

Paper 1: Thematic study, in Britain,

c1000 to present

Paper 1: Historic environment, Whitechapel, c1870–1900:

crime, policing and the inner city

Revision

Revision

Skills

 

 

AO1 knowledge recall

AO2 explanation, evaluation and analysis

AO1, AO2, AO3, AO4

Metacognition

AO1, AO2, AO3, AO4

AO2, AO3

 

 

Assessment

 

Mini-Mock and mocks*

Content test every week

Mini-Mock and mocks*

Mini-Mock and mocks*