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Work for pupils isolating due to COVID-19 symptoms

The links below contain work and research suggestions from across the school curriculum

History

 

Year 7
This fortnight we will be exploring the power of Anglo Saxon Kings.

Mr Clokes’s YouTube summary of Saxon Government
https://youtu.be/dXo5ZcBtVQw

Oak Academy resources on Alfred the Great.
https://teachers.thenational.academy/units/why-has-alfred-been-called-alfred-the-great-479b

 

Year 8
This fortnight we will be analysing why William won the Battle of Hastings. After watching the links below, you might want to try to write an explanation of why William won to hand into your teacher.

Battlefield Britain documentary about Hastings:
https://www.dailymotion.com/video/x475keg

Mr Cloke’s videos on the battles of 1066:
https://youtu.be/doasJ8A_ERQ - Fulford
https://youtu.be/_UhsIKq-Df0 – Stamford Bridge
https://youtu.be/U8RY3hIOndw - Hastings

 

Year 9
This fortnight we will be studying the conditions in the trenches in WWI.

Mr Cloke’s online lesson on WWI warfare:
https://youtu.be/UtXdYEc0VB4

Year 10
This fortnight we will continue our study of the American West.

Complete the following online lessons on the MrClokeHistory YouTube Channel:
https://youtu.be/9Cgqk7tRusI - Homesteading
https://youtu.be/Z7MFz1-brCc - The Cattle Industry

 

Year 11

Ms. Withecombe and Ms. Rollick’s classes:

Complete the following online lessons on the MrClokeHistory YouTube Channel:
https://youtu.be/OwpaohhRvxE - The Freedom Rides
https://youtu.be/r2TggDyVtLQ - James Meredith

Mr Cloke’s Class:

You have recently completed an audit of your knowledge on Anglo Saxon and Norman England.

Complete AT LEAST 2 (preferably 3) online lessons from the MrClokeHistory YouTube Channel playlist on Anglo Saxon and Norman England. Choose lessons that you are NOT confident on.
https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL9bgSdxfgbwqz4PT0K_PEnr-Fz5WBPLzC