Year 9 History Resources

World College

Focusing on the world itself; we all live here, we should know how it works, who inhabits it and the way they manage their environment.

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Crime and Punishment Homework Booklet

Medicine Homework Booklet


Level: GCSE 

Duration of course: 3 Years

Examination Board: Edexcel

Assessment Method and Component Percentages: Examinations

What will I learn?

Either Medicine and surgery in WWI or Crime and Punishment and Policing in the 19th Century

Anglo-Saxon and Norman England


The Wild West

How will I learn?

You will work in groups, independently and with members of staff to discover the past by analysing and evaluating a range of evidence such as eye-witness accounts, stories and historians opinions. You will use role play and dramatic reconstruction, build timelines and create historical diagrams to investigate and present your ideas. You will also have the opportunity to use ICT and take part in field trips to carry out research and further develop your historical skills.

Departmental expectations:

100% commitment to the course. To be prepared to undertake homework each week.. The willingness to ask questions and to use initiative to explore key issues by using libraries and the internet. To effectively work in a team and independently to find creative solutions.

Career potential:

Management, Law, Advice, Civil Service, Journalism, Arts Administration, Research (including for media such as film and TV), Higher Education, Libraries, Museums, Teaching (and Art History / Music History skills). Any job requiring thinking skills (analysis).

Contact person:

Mrs L Munro - Principal Teacher History

Mrs C Nevell – Co-ordinator Key Stage 4