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.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.

 

 

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 create an online podcast about the experiences of people in the Gulf War.

 

What are we learning this term? Conflict and Tension, 1990-2009

 

Summer Term:

The war on Al-Qaeda

The Iraq War

 

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 complete a formal Mock Examination.