History Year 8 Remote Learning Map for Self Isolation of up to 14 days

Students can chose to start at the top of the learning map and work their way chronologically down the list which will help with memory retention or go to an area directed by their teacher.

Autumn Term Sep – Dec

USA divided, 1492-1900

  • USA from 1492
  • Slave trade – Middle passage
  • Life of a slave
  • Resistance
  • Abolitionists
  • American Civil War
  • Life after Civil War

Conflict and tension, 1913-1939

  • Causes of World war I
  • Propaganda and recruitment
  • Trench warfare

SELF ISOLATING REMOTE LEARNING LINKS

USA divided, 1492-1900

Conflict and tension, 1913-1939


Spring Term Jan – Apr

Conflict and tension, 1913-1939

  • Russian and American involvement
  • Treaty of Versailles/ League of Nations
  • Rise of extremism in Europe
  • Hitler’s foreign policy/ appeasement
  • Dunkirk
  • Evacuation and the blitz
  • War in the East
  • D-Day
  • Holocaust: persecution
  • Holocaust: genocide

SELF ISOLATING REMOTE LEARNING LINKS


Summer Term 1 Apr – July

Revolution and protest

  • Roman Manchester
  • Agricultural Manchester
  • Industrial Manchester
  • Workers’ rights
  • Women’s rights
  • Social revolution

SELF ISOLATING REMOTE LEARNING LINKS