Year 1- Supheroes (Nurses)
The children learnt all about significant people and events, including the life of Mary Seacole.
Year 2- Dinosaur Discovery
The children learnt all about significant events, particularly Marry Anning and fossils.
Year 3- The Shang Dynasty
The children explored ancient China and the culture of the Shang Dynasty.
Year 4- The Mayans
The children explored ancient Maya and the culture of this period.
Year 5- Benin
The children explored Africa and the culture of West Africa around this time.
Changes within and beyond living memory Significant historical events, people. Compare modern day school and schools in the past, identifying similarities and differences. Changes within living memory.
Events beyond living memory that are significant nationally. Significant historical events, people and places in their own locality. How London has changed over time.
'Meet the Flintstones'
Changes in Britain from the Stone Age to the Iron Age- In depth study including: - Late Neolithic huntergatherers and early farmers
Britain’s settlement by Anglo Saxons and Scots (in depth study) Compare life in the Roman times to Anglo Saxon times.
The Viking and Saxon Struggle for the Kingdom of England to the time of Edward the Confessor
'Crime and Punishment'
Changes in an aspect of social history, such as crime and punishment from the Anglo-Saxons to the present
Up, Up and Away: Changes within and beyond living memory. Events beyond living memory that are significant nationally or globally for example the first aeroplane flight and the first moon landing.
The Crown: Looking at the lives of significant individuals (Queen Elizabeth) and comparing different periods of time.
Tomb Raiders: Looking at the achievements of early civilisations (Ancient Egypt) focusing on the location, culture and religion of this time.
Roman Rule: An in depth study of the chronology of the period, culture, art and literature.
The Battle of Britain and beyond: Identifying a significant turning point in British History and exploring a local area study of Islington, during and after the War.
The Great War's Great Hero: Commemorating the Great War and taking part in a local History case study.