Kirkstall St. Stephen’s C of E (Voluntary Aided) Primary School

History

Year Group

AUTUMN 1

AUTUMN 2

SPRING 1

SPRING 2

SUMMER 1

SUMMER 2

1

Changes within living memory

Abbey House museum

Bonfire night

Gun powder plot

 

 

 

 

Mary Seacole

2

Changes within living memory – space travel timeline

The lives of significant individuals in the past (Neil Armstrong, Mae Jemison)

Real life super heroes - Florence Nightingale

Parts of a castle and defence and time lines

 

Humans life styles in different period.

 

Events beyond living memory.

Sequencing events

Looking at how daily life and outfits have changed over the last 100 years.

 

 

 

3

 

 

Ancient Egypt

Stone Age to Iron Age

(Shang Dynasty)

Dinosaurs

4

History of chocolate and the cocoa bean.

 

Famous volcanoes in history

Ancient Greece
achievements and influence in the Western World.
Ancient Greece 
achievements and influence in the Western World.

Roman impact on Britain – Boudicca’s rebellion, how the Romans transformed British life.

Roman impact on Britain – Boudicca’s rebellion, how the Romans transformed British life.

5

 

Anglo-Saxons
-Invasion of the Scots & Anglo-Saxons
-Key features of Anglo-Saxon life

North America
-Black civil rights
-Martin Luther King

Vikings
- Raiders and settlers
-Viking way of life
-Longships

 

 

Leisure and Entertainmen
Name significant dances & bands in modern history
Understand how technology developed

6

World War 2

Gunpowder Plot

Local History study

 

 

British History: Monarchs

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