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History Schemes of Work

Discover some schemes of work, lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in history for Key Stage Two using enquiry skills to explore significant societies and periods in the past including the Romans, Ancient and Modern Britain, Ancient Greece. the Maya and the Vikings

Ancient Egyptian Life

Investigate the growth and development of the Ancient Egyptian civilization by exploring and recording information about historical artefacts using primary and secondary sources

Ancient Egyptian Pyramids

Explore how and why the Ancient Egyptians constructed and used different pyramids and tombs to reflect their beliefs about the afterlife

Ancient Greece Daily Life

Investigate the growth and development of Ancient Greece by researching daily life in different city states that formed the civilization in the past

Ancient Greek Games

Explore the development of the Olympic Games that began during the history of Ancient Greece and make comparisons with the modern competitions

Ancient Greece Legacy

Investigate the growth and development of the Ancient Greek civilization including architecture, education and government and discuss how these features impact the modern world

Cities, Towns and Villages

Research and present the history of a range of different buildings and people that are part of the local community using a school exhibition

Roman Invasion

Investigate some of the reasons for the growth of the Roman Empire in the past and how and why the Romans invaded ancient Britain

Roman Settlement

Explore and record what happened when the Romans settled in Ancient Britain and how it impacted the population and made changes to ways of life

Space Race

Explore how the space race in the 1950s and 1960s heralded a number of technological, cultural and political changes and advancements in the world

Viking Invasion

Identify and record reasons as to why and how the Vikings invaded in Britain in the past by using primary and secondary historical sources

Viking Settlement

Explore how the Vikings settled and built communities in Britain in the past by referencing their culture and traditions

  • Number Thousands

    Number Thousands

    Compare, order and sequence different sets of four digits numbers by using the place value of their numerical digits including counting in steps of thousands

  • Number Races

    Number Races

    Create and complete different number lines to show sets of four digit numbers with a range of division steps

  • Number Steps

    Number Steps

    Identify and record divisions on sets of different number lines to show sequences of numbers with four digits

  • Number Rules

    Number Rules

    Identify and record sets of four digit numbers that can match a range of different statements about numbers