In key stage two we build upon our skills as historians from key stage one.
We look at...
Chronology including looking at overlapping history and duration.
Characteristic features of the period that is being studied.
Change and continuity understanding similarities and differences between ways of life.
Cause and consequence looking at both short and long term impact.
Interpretation ways we find out about the past. How and why do contrasting views arise.
Significant including long and short term.
Historical enquiry including source comparison and analysis.