Year 7 History

Pupils will study history through the following topics:

  • What was medieval society like?
  • Politics and power from 1066-1500
  • Why does Bedford no longer have a castle?


Pupils who meet age related expectations will be able to:

  • Place events in the correct period of history
  • Use appropriate technical vocabulary in discussions and writing
  • Describe how different people may have different views of the same event
  • Identify the differences between historical information and a modern view of the past
  • Identify what changed and what stayed the same in a historical period
  • Identify causes and suggest how they may be linked together