History Curriculum - The Big Picture

 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2

Year 1

Geography Units Blackpool Seaside and Piers Geography Units Blackpool Tower and Pleasure Beach Geography Units Historical Local Mapwork

Year 2 

History of Transport History of Childhood Stone Age to Iron Age

Year 3 

Ancient Egypt Ancient Greece Roman Britain

Year 4 

Anglo-Saxons Vikings Baghdad

Year 5

Early Tudors Elizabethans Baghdad

Year 6 

Georgians Victorians Local History

 

Autumn: To be able to...

EYFS

Key Stage One

Children talk about past and present events in their own lives and in the lives of family members. Significant historical events, people and places in their own locality. Events beyond living memory that are significant nationally or globally. The lives of significant individuals in the past who have contributed to national and international achievements. Some should be used to compare aspects of life in different periods.

Key Stage Two

The achievements of the earliest civilizations – an overview of where and when the first civilizations appeared and a depth study of the Ancient Egyptians. Britain’s settlement by Anglo-Saxons and Scots. A study of an aspect or theme in British history that extends pupils’ chronological knowledge beyond 1066. A study of an aspect or theme in British history that extends pupils’ chronological knowledge beyond 1066.

 

Spring: To be able to...

EYFS

Key Stage One

Children talk about past and present events in their own lives and in the lives of family members. Significant historical events, people and places in their own locality. Events beyond living memory that are significant nationally or globally.

Key Stage Two

Ancient Greece - a study of Greek life and achievements and their influence on the western world. The Viking and Anglo-Saxon struggle for the Kingdom of England to the time of Edward the Confessor. A study of an aspect or theme in British history that extends pupils’ chronological knowledge beyond 1066. A study of an aspect or theme in British history that extends pupils’ chronological knowledge beyond 1066.

 

Summer: To be able to...

EYFS

Key Stage One

Children talk about past and present events in their own lives and in the lives of family members. Changes within living memory. Where appropriate, these should be used to reveal aspects of change in national life. Changes in Britain from the Stone Age to the Iron Age.

Key Stage Two

The Roman Empire and its impact on Britain. A non-European society that provides contrasts with British history - early Islamic civilization, including a study of Baghdad. A study of an aspect or theme in British history that extends pupils’ chronological knowledge beyond 1066. A local history study - a study of an aspect of history or a site dating from a period beyond 1066 that is significant in the locality.