Spring Term - Topic 1



How has the nation changed? 

The focus for this part of the term is history.

We will be learning about Rosa Parks, Emily Davidson and Malala Yousafzai as we answer the question 'How has the nation changed?'

We will be writing a biography about Rosa Parks and discuss what Emily Davidson and Malala Yousafzai have campaigned about.

Learning Objectives:

  • to look at changes within living memory. Where appropriate, these should be used to reveal aspects of change in national life

  • the lives of significant individuals in the past who have contributed to national and international achievements. Some should be used to compare aspects of life in different periods.


By the end of this topic the children will be able to:

  • Order events on a timeline.
  • Compare and contrast what life was like in different periods to now.
  • Explain the contributions of significant individuals from the past.