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MTP KS1 Explorers



This Medium-Term Plan contains the outline for a coherent series of lessons relating to the study of the Explorers through history including suggestions for various themes that could form part of it. This overview is designed to be used to compare any two explorers through history and includes some suggested candidates to study. It’s aimed at children in Y 1/2. The lessons introduce the children to historical skills and concepts and gives children opportunities to practise and develop them throughout the unit.  It provides opportunities for children to develop their history skills and understanding in engaging ways.


– Overview of unit’s lessons

– Skills and concepts taught within each lesson

– Assessment opportunities for each skill/concept

– Opportunities to show greater depth in each skill/concept

– Cross Curricular links to enhance the topic coverage

PLEASE NOTE: This does not contain specific lesson plans or specific resource links.