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Year 7 - The Roman Empire
 

 

 

Year 7 - The Crusades

Year 7– Religion – How did the religious struggles of the Reformation affect the lives of both Monarchs and subjects during the Tudor and Stuart periods? How did religion hold such influence that it led to war and civil war?
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Year 8 – Power - How did our country transform itself from country with powers vested in a monarch to one vested in Parliament? What changed in the United Kingdom to bring about a war between King and Parliament?

 

 

 

 

Historyonics - Gunpowder Plot - Worksheet to support the BBC TV documentary hosted by Nick Knowles

Teacher Guidance Film

Historyonics Episode

Year 8 – The Industrial Age - What factors and individuals contributed to turning the United Kingdom into the words first industrialised society? How did our country change and how did the people change with it? How do economics, social conditions and politics all combine and interlink?

 

 

 

 

Shift Happens - Worksheet - An Introduction to the Industrial Revolution and Exponential Change

Teacher Guidance Film

Shift Happens (2006) - Video

Key Individuals of the Industrial Revolution: Chadwick, Tull, Stephenson, and Arkwright - Full Lesson

Teacher Guidance Film

Dish and Dishonesty - Worksheet to support the Blackadder Episode

Teacher Guidance Film

Dish and Dishonesty Episode

Year 8 The Imperial Age - How did the United Kingdom turn its newly acquired industrial power into the worlds greatest empire? Was the Empire a force for good or bad?

Year 8 – The Twentieth Century – World War One - A study of the optimism of the new century and the causes and consequences of the Great War

 

 

 

 

 

Art in The Twentieth Century: An introduction the The Twentieth Century- Full lesson

Teacher Guidance Film

Year 9 - The Twentieth Century – Democracy & Dictatorships – This unit will allow students to compare their evolving understanding of the British system of government with three contrasting and significant nations representing the two major political systems of the Twentieth Century: The USA, USSR and Nazi Germany

 
 
 
 
Year 9 - The Twentieth Century – World War Two – How did the events of the most recent global conflict affect the lives of those still with us today in both the long and short term. Is how we have learnt our History of this period accurate?
 
 
 
 

Year 9 - The Twentieth Century – Aspects of the Modern World – This unit will bring students understanding of History up to contemporary events which have shaped both the lives of their Grand Parents and Parents. From the Cold War to 9-11 and the role of ideology we aim for students to grasp the complexity and interrelated nature of the sweep of History.

 

 

 

QED - A Guide to Armageddon - Supporting Worksheet

Documentary

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Introductory Overview / Revision Booklet

Teacher Guidance Film

Introductory Overview / Revsison Booklet - Changing nature & extent of trade 

Teacher Guidance Film

Introductory Overview / Revision Booklet - Changing nature of The Royal Navy

Introductory Overview / Revision Booklet - Canada and the Durham report, 1837-40 Overview/Revision Book

 

Introductory Overview / Revision Booklet - Learning from past mistakes: Canada and the Durham Report 1837-40

 

Theories of Empire - An Introduction

Teacher Guidance Film

 

Niall Ferguson: Empire - A Worksheet to support Ep.1 'Why Britain?'

'Why Britain?' Documentary

Niall Ferguson: Empire - A Worksheet to support Ep.2 'White Plague'

Teacher Guidance Film

'White Plague' Documentary

Niall Ferguson: Empire - A Worksheet to support Ep.3 ' The Mission'

'The Mission' Documentary

Niall Ferguson: Empire - A Worksheet to support Ep.4 'Heavens Breed'

Teacher Guidance Film

'Heavens Breed' Documentary

 

Empire of the Seas - Worksheets to support all four episodes of the BBC Documentary

 

Strategic Aquisistions - Worksheet

Teacher Guidance Film

 

The British - 2000 Years in the Making - Ep 4 - Dirty Money - Worksheet

The British - 2000 Years in the Making - Ep 5 - SuperPower - Worksheet

 

Tony Robinson Down Under - Ep1 - Race to the End of the World - Worksheet to support the Channel Four Documentary

Tony Robinson Down Under - Ep2 - Against the Odds - Worksheet to support the Channel Four Documentary

Tony Robinson Down Under - Ep3 - The People are Revolting - Worksheet to support the Channel Four Documentary

Tony Robinson Down Under - Ep4 - Eureka - Worksheet to support the Channel Four Documentary

 

Prof J. Freeman, Yale University, Lecture 2 - Being a British Colonist - Worksheet to support Lecture

Lecture              

Prof J. Freeman, Yale University, Lecture 3 - Being a British American - Worksheet to support Lecture

Lecture  

Teacher Guidance Film              

Prof J.Freeman, Yale University, Lecture 5 - Outraged Colonials - Worksheet to support Lecture

Lecture  

Teacher Guidance Film             

Prof J.Freeman, Yale University, Lecture 6 - Resistance or Rebellion - Worksheet to support Lecture

Lecture

Teacher Guidance Film          

Prof J.Freeman, Yale University, Lecture 8  - The Logic of Resistance - Worksheet to support Lecture   

Lecture  

Teacher Guidance Film        

 

The Birth of Empire - The East India Company Episode 2 - Worksheet to support the BBC documentary

'The Birth of Empire' Documentary      

 

Jeremy Paxman - Empire - Ep.2 - Making Ourselves at Home -Worksheet to support the BBC documentary                             

Documentary

Jeremy Paxman - Empire - Ep.4 - Playing the Game - General Gordon - Worksheet to support the BBC Documentary

Jeremy Paxman - Empire - Ep.4 - Playing the Game - Kitchener - Worksheet to support the BBC Documentary

 

Year 13

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