Teaching and Learning

Humanities

Key Information 

History

how many lessons will i have?

  • Year 7 and 8 – 3 lessons per fortnight
  • Year 9 – 2 lessons per fortnight

what topics will i learn?

  • Year 7 – Impact of the Normans Castles Medieval Villages Black Death
  • Year 8 – Owain Glyndwr Tudors Mary Queens of Scots Spanish Armada
  • Year 9 – The Titanic Suffragettes  Joining up

what skills will i ned?

You will use a range of skills in all the humanities subjects. There will be a focus with each topic on Literacy Skills with an extended piece of writing being produced. Map skills and Numeracy will feature, particularly in Geography. 

what equipment will i need?

You will need to bring basic equipment to lessons. Highlighters and Coloured pencils are also useful during humanities lessons.

 

 

 

 

 

 For any further information, please contact Mrs M McCarthy

 

geography

how many lessons will i have?

  • Year 7 and 8 – 3 lessons per fortnight
  • Year 9 – 2 lessons per fortnight

what topics will i learn?

  • Year 7 – Where in the World, My Stuff, Brazil, Our Environment
  • Year 8 – Weather and Climate, Rivers, Sustainable Cities, Zombie Apocalypse Mapping
  • Year 9 – Threatening environments, Earthquakes and Volcanoes, Sporting Events

what skills will i need?

You will use a range of skills in all the humanities subjects. There will be a focus with each topic on Literacy Skills with an extended piece of writing being produced. Map skills and Numeracy will feature, particularly in Geography. 

what equipment will i need?

You will need to bring basic equipment to lessons. Highlighters and Coloured pencils are also useful during humanities lessons.

Homework

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Year 7, Year 8, Year 9

For any further information, please contact Mrs M McCarthy

 

Religious studies

how many lessons will i have

  • Year 7 and 8 – 3 lessons per fortnight
  • Year 9 – 2 lessons per fortnight

what topics will i learn

  • Year 7 – Religion around the World, After life
  • Year 8 – Is it Fair?, Islam
  • Year 9 – Equality and Diversity or Issues of life and Death, Humanities – Crime

what skills will i need

You will use a range of skills in all the humanities subjects. There will be a focus with each topic on Literacy Skills with an extended piece of writing being produced. Map skills and Numeracy will feature, particularly in Geography. 

what equipment will i need

You will need to bring basic equipment to lessons. Highlighters and Coloured pencils are also useful during humanities lessons.

 

For any further information, please contact Mrs M McCarthy

 

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