Soham Village College

History - Year 7

  Units
Assessments

Autumn  

What is History? Baseline assessment in class
Why did the Normans win the Battle of Hastings? Extended writing in class
How did the Normans take control of England?  
How successful were medieval kings at keeping power? Write a letter advising medieval kings
Spring  Why could no-one ignore the Church?  
Why did people join the Crusades? Source based assessment in class
How and why did castles change over time? Extended writing in class
Summer  What happened during the Black Death?  
Why did people rebel in 1381? Extended writing in class
How lawless was medieval England?