Hellesdon High School

& Sixth Form Centre

Year 7

 

  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment

Autumn Term

What is History?

The Middle Ages

  • Core disciplinary skills
  • The Battle of Hastings; control and opposition

In-class assessment booklets and Google Quizzes based on core knowledge identified in knowledge organisers.

Spring Term

 

The Middle Ages 

 

  • Castle-building
  •  the significance of religion in the Middle Ages
  •  the Crusades
  •  Medieval village & town life
  •  Medieval disease & treatment
  •  the Black Death
  •  the peasants’ revolt.

In-class assessment booklets and Google Quizzes based on core knowledge identified in knowledge organisers.

Summer Term

 

The Tudors

  • The Wars of the Roses
  •  Richard III
  •  Henry VII & Henry VIII
  •  Catherine of Aragon & Spain
  •  Catholicism & Protestantism
  •  Mary I
  •  Elizabeth I
  •  overseas development

In-class assessment booklets and Google Quizzes based on core knowledge identified in knowledge organisers.