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HISTORY

 

Autumn Term 1:

Your child will be studying and focusing on:

  • How can ordinary families be directly threatend by war?
  • What methods can be used to protect the civilian population?
  • How can government policy affect people’s live during war time?
  • What impact did evacuation have on society in the UK?
  • How did people cope with food rationing in the war?
  • What was the impact of the Blitz on the civilian population?

 

Autumn Term 2:

Your child will be studying and focusing on:

  • How can the war effort be organised by governments?
  • How can people be fed during war time?
  • How can governments plan for peace after major conflict?
  • What factors interact to win general elections for political parties?

 

Spring Term 1:

Your child will be studying and focusing on:

  • How can government policies radically alter a country’s economy?
  • How can government policies radically alter people’s health and opportunities?
  • What happens to people’s lives straight after the end of a war?
  • How can governments leave a lasting impression on future generations?
  • What was the impact of the introduction of the NHS?
  • Why were the 5 Giants introduced as Government policy?

 

Spring Term 2:

Your child will be studying and focusing on:

  • How radically did the nature and quality of life for women change after the Second World War?
  • Was childhood different in the 1950s and 1960s?
  • How did people’s leisure time change in the 1950s and 1960s?
  • How did musical styles reflect changes in society?
  • How did society react to growing affluence and liberal attitudes?
  • What influences did political events have on the nature and quality of people’s lives?

 

Summer Term 1:

Your child will be studying and focusing on:

  • Reviewing the course and revising for the summer exams.
  • Exam question papers.
  • Finishing off their Controlled Assessment for submission to the exam board.

 

Summer Term 2:

Your child will be studying and focusing on:

  • Preparing for the Humanities GCSE exam in late May.

 

History useful websites:

http://www.educationforum.co.uk/KS3.htm
www.schoolhistory.co.uk
http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks3/history/
http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/REVhistory.htm
www.bbc.co.uk/history

 

History important dates:

Revision classes to be arranged for after school to prepare for the exams.

 

Contact the History Department

Phone: 01202774600
Email: dcollins@leaf.bournemouth.sch.uk