History & Geography Subject Leader:  Mrs Hannah Welsh

History & Geography Mini Leaders: Archie & Max

As historians at Sacred Heart School, we are...

History & Geography

Curriculum Overview 2020-2021


History Long Term Plan 2020-2021

History Knowledge Mats 

Our knowledge mats contain the key vocabulary the children will be learning, as well as the sticky knowledge that they aim to retain at the end of each unit.

 Please click on the link to view the knowledge mat.



EYFS & Y1 History of Toys

Y2 The Great Fire of London Knowledge Mat

Y3 Changes in Britain Stone Age to Iron Age Knowledge Mat

Y5 Anglo Saxon Knowledge Mat

Y6 Vikings and Anglo Saxons Knowledge Mat

History Gallery

Useful Curriculum Links:

History Association – https://www.history.org.uk/primary/categories/resource-sharing-hub-primary

Museums from around the world – Virtual, online tours – https://www.travelandleisure.com/attractions/museums-galleries/museums-with-virtual-tours

British Museum – Free videos – https://www.travelandleisure.com/attractions/museums-galleries/museums-with-virtual-tours

Teaching History, supported by The British Museum – 100 objects from museums across the UK with resources, information and teaching ideas to inspire interest in history –http://www.teachinghistory100.org/

Open Culture – 6000 digital history books for children to read online – http://www.openculture.com/2016/08/enter-an-archive-of-6000-historical-childrens-books-all-digitized-and-free-to-read-online.html

BBC – Free curriculum mapped videos
BBC KS1 – https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zkqmhyc

BBC KS2 –https://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/subjects/zcw76sg