Intent: The Big Ideas in History at Atherton High

  • To understand British history from the Romans through to the 20th century.
  • To understand key historical events and people from across the globe.
  • To develop key skills such as analysis, chronology, comparison and inference.
  • To be able to investigate the usefulness and reliability of sources in history by providing knowledge of the historical context surrounding them.
  • To develop and articulate (written and verbal) personal viewpoints of key people and events in history and to think critically about history.

Knowledge Organisers

Learning Journeys

From seeing the head teacher playing football with the children on the yard, to staff sitting with pupils at lunchtime, everyone works together and there’s a strong feeling of belonging to part of something bigger than just a school”

Mrs Doyle