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Building a Great Unit of History

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Building a Great Unit of History

10 June 2022 @ 13:00 15:30

Would you like support on effective ways to plan great units of history? Would you like worked examples to share with your school?

About this event

This is the most comprehensive session I have ever run! It combines a live session, detailed resource booklet and supporting videos to exemplify.

Live Session:

1) What is history?

Exploring the nature of the past and certain challenges to consider when attempting to teach it.

2) Thinking carefully about the NC14

Breaking down the curriculum to consider the role each section plays in influencing what, why and how we plan. Also ensuring some common pitfalls are avoided.

3) Context – world building, vocabulary and chronology

4) The importance of enquiry questions

5) Sources of evidence – definitions and combining them to develop a deeper understanding

5) Answering the EQ and end products

6) Q and A

Supporting resources:

A detailed booklet which discusses each step of the planning process included at least one worked example for each key stage. This ties in with my other free resources including the chronology videos which can be accessed on Youtube.

A number of videos which model how aspects of the process can be taught.

Payment can be made via eventbrite or invoice and website members have access to a 25% discount code. It is actually cheaper to buy membership and a ticket than an outright ticket. Membership is a one off payment via and grants access to the full website. It does not automatically renew.

Access to resources and recordings is given for 60 days. Please download everything within that timeframe.