History is a core curriculum subject, studied by all pupils in Key Stage 3 at Orchard Mead Academy.
Students at Orchard Mead Academy study either Geography or History for GCSE during Years 10 and 11.
|Year 7||Norman Conquest||Medieval Life||Tudor Monarchy||Tudor Society||Oliver Cromwell||Industrial Revolution|
|Year 8||Slavery||World War One||World War Two||Leicester in the 1960s||Ancient Egypt||Ancient Rome/Greece|
|Year 9||Gaining the Vote||Civil Rights||Weimar Germany||Nazi Germany||Nazi Germany||Holocaust|
|Year 10||Elizabethan England||Elizabethan England||Weimar Germany||Nazi Germany||Nazi Germany||Revision of Crime|
|Year 11||Revise Germany||Revise Cold War||Revise Crime||Revise Henry||Final Exams|
For information about enrichment clubs and revision clubs please visit our clubs page here.
www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize – a collection of videos, written notes and quiz questions that test knowledge and allow independent revision
www.tutor2u.co.uk – notes and extensive self-marking quiz activities, especially good for Germany and the Cold War.
https://www.senecalearning.com/ a very detailed revision and learning resource that combines detailed notes and active learning and recall techniques.
www.gcsepod.com : an outstanding collection of History videos that covers all the main topics and is a quick and easy way to catch up on missed lessons and to fill gaps in understanding, or to revise.
Mr D Goldfinch