Year 10 History

Curriculum Subject: History

Year 10

Exam Board: AQA

 Austumn: What are we learning this term? America 1920-1973: Opportunity and inequality

Autumn Term:

The ‘Boom’

Depression

The New Deal

Useful Websites:

www.gcsebitesize.co.uk – Modern World History.

www.schoolshistory.co.uk – Excellent section on games for revision.

www.spartacus.co.uk – Modern World History.

www.activehistory.co.uk – Very good interactive games.

www.aqa.org.uk – Examination board with useful links to past papers and marking schemes.

www.googlebooks.co.uk – An excellent tool for research on all topics studied.

Google Classroom:

Google Classroom will contain all the resources used in lessons and the History Revision materials which are currently emailed to all students in advance of formal assessments.

How will we be assessed?

Students are assessed in a variety of ways, including formal written assessments. Students will use creative media resources to research and present historical understanding for example designing, filming and editing a presidential promotion campaign.

Spring Term:

What are we learning this term? America, 1920-1973: Opportunity and inequality and Conflict and Tension, 1990-2009.

Post-war America

Tensions in the Gulf

The Gulf War

Useful Websites:

www.johndclare.net – Modern world history topics.

www.gcsebitesize.co.uk – Modern world history.

www.schoolshistory.co.uk – Excellent section on games for revision.

www.spartacus.co.uk – Modern world history.

www.activehistory.co.uk – Very good interactive games.

www.aqa.org.uk – Examination board with useful links to past papers and marking schemes.

.www.googlebooks.co.uk – An excellent tool for research on all topics studied.

Summer Term:

Conflict and tension, 1918–1939 

Peacemaking

The League of Nations and international peace

The origins and outbreak of the Second World War 

Useful Websites:

www.gcse-history.co.uk – One stop website for all learning support.
www.getrevising.co.uk –  Features include a unique revision timetable creator.

www.gcsebitesize.co.uk – Modern World History.

www.schoolshistory.co.uk – Excellent section on games for revision.

www.spartacus.co.uk – Modern World History.

www.activehistory.co.uk – Very good interactive games.

www.aqa.org.uk – Examination board with useful links to past papers and marking schemes.

www.googlebooks.co.uk – An excellent tool for research on all topics studied.