History, despite its wrenching pain, cannot be unlived, but if faced with courage, need not be lived again.

Maya Angelou


History offers an inclusive and engaging curriculum with high aspirations to meet all students’ individual needs. Our intent is to provide our students with transferable skills to equip them for their next steps post-16, whilst also sparking a life-long interest in History, to enable them to discover and engage with the challenging world in which we live.



Unit 1 Unit 2 Unit 3
Autumn 1 Autumn 2 Spring 1 Spring 2 Summer 1 Summer 2
Y7 1066-1350 Norman England  Medieval Britain The Tudors & The Stuarts
Y8 Transatlantic Slave Trade World War One Rise of the dictators
Y9 World War II Conflict and tension in Asia

The Korean War

Conflict and tension in Asia

The Vietnam War

Y10 Elizabethan England  Germany 1890-1945
Y11  Nazi Germany Health and the People Interleaved revision


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