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History Aims:

History teaching offers opportunities to:

  • Know and understand the history of these islands as a coherent, chronologicalnarrative, from the earliest times to present day: how people’s lives have shaped this nation and how Britain has influenced and been influenced by the wider world
  • Know and understand significant aspects of the history of the wider world: thenature of ancient civilisations; the expansion and dissolution of empires;characteristic features of past non-European societies; achievements andfollies of mankind
  • G ain and deploy a historically grounded understanding of abstract terms such as' empire’, ‘civilisation’, ‘parliament’ and peasantry’
  •  Understand the methods of historical enquiry, including how evidence is usedrigorously to make historical claims, and discern how and why contrasting arguments and interpretations of the past have been constructed
  •  Gain historical perspective by placing their growing knowledge into different contexts, understanding the connections between local, regional, national andinternational history; between cultural, economic, military, political, religious and social history; and between the short and long term timescales


Head of History - Miss N. Soo


 History Policy 2017 - 2018




 History Long Term Plan 


Year 3

Year 4

Year 5

Year 6


Historical skills

Ancient Greece

Local History

(Class trips to Havering Museum 3/11/17, 10/11/17, 17/11/17)

The Vikings


Ancient Egyptians

January Workshops

The Egyptians

The Ancient Greeks

The Saxons



The Stone Age

Crime and Punishment

(Tower of London trip)

The Anglo Saxons

(Layer Marney Trip 03/07/18)



Leisure and entertainment

The Bronze Age


The Iron Age

Rome and Roman Britain

(Colchester Castle trip 21/05/18)

The Maya


Project Work

Celtic Culture

(Hadleigh Country Park trip 4/07/18 and 12/07/18)

Early Islamic Civilisation


The Shang Dynasty


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