Key Stage 3
Course Overview We choose our topics carefully and organise our studies into enquiries based on key questions. We believe this structure helps students to become independent learners as it encourages an investigative approach where they do the thinking! Our programme of study is organised in a broadly chronological structure from 1066 – the Present Day.
Course Overview Students will study 4 units:
Mrs Maxwell is a vastly experienced head of subject who has worked at the academy for many years. She continues to observe the fascination that History holds for many of our students. Mrs Maxwell teaches across all key stages and has a particular interest in topics that show the power of ordinary people such as the English Civil War, the US Civil Rights Movement, and the French and Russian revolutions. When not teaching, Mrs Maxwell enjoys reading and holidays in France.