History

Subject: History Head of Department: Lucy Ashton
Exam board: Edexcel

Syllabus code and title: History A

Content:

Autumn Term (term 1 and 2) Y9 – Medicine through time, Medieval life

Spring Term (term 3 and 4) Y9  Nazi Germany, The American West

Summer Term (term 5 and 6) Y9 Medicine through Time, The reigns of King John and Richard
Autumn Term (term 1 and 2)  Y10 – Germany 1919-39

Spring Term (term 3 and 4)  Y10  –  The transformation of British Society 1951-79

Summer Term  (term 5 and 6) Y10 – The Era of  the  Cold War 1943-91
Autumn Term (term 1 and 2)  Y11 The Era of  the  Cold War 1943-91

Spring Term (term 3 and 4)  Y11 The Era of  the  Cold War 1943-91,   The transformation of British Society 1951-79

Summer Term  (term 5 and 6) Y11 Exam Preparation

How we assess students:

Past exam papers

Exam questions for homework

PLC’s

Peer and self assessment of tasks

How homework is set:

Weekly exam question or research test based on content covered in lessons

HWK is set on SLG and Google Classroom

How parents/carers can support their child:

Test knowledge and understanding- especially key dates

Useful links:

http://www.johndclare.net/cold_warA1.htm

http://www.johndclare.net/Weimar1.htm

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/history/mwh/ir2/

http://www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/history/mwh/germany/

Reading list: