What will children learn about history while at Damers?

history1Year 1

  • Changes within living memory
  • The lives of significant individuals in the past

Year 2

  • Events beyond living memory that are significant nationally or globally
  • Significant historical events, people and places in their own locality

Year 3

  • Changes in Britain from the Stone Age to the Iron Age
  •  The Roman Empire and its impact on Britain

Year 4

  • Britain’s settlement by the Anglo-Saxons and Scots
  • The Viking and Anglo-Saxon struggle

Children make progress in history at Damers so that by the time they move on they have:- a greater understanding of chronological knowledge; a wider use of historical terms; better understanding of similarity and difference; clearer understanding of continuity and change and they are more likely to understand that the past can be represented in different ways.