Local History- High Legh 

            and Cheshire.

In this topic we will be investigating our local area. We will be investigating how history has shaped High Legh and Cheshire as we know it today. We will be investigating how High Legh developed from earlier times and the families which influenced it.

Our visit to Tatton Park will kick start the topic by learning about the history of farming and its importance to the area. 

As historians we will :

Understand what local history is.

Be able to explain the history of the local village.

Understand why and what Cheshire is famous for

Name famous people from Cheshire.

As geographers we will:

Investigate the features of atlases and maps

How geographical features have shaped Cheshire.

Class text to be included Cheshire Folk Tales -

The Journeyman.