History

We’re here because we’re here

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Mrs Sikora’s History Year 8 groups have been making models to support short talks they have planned and delivered on the fighting in the First World War particularly in the trenches on the Western Front, although as you can see some boys looked at the war at sea and in the air.

History

Year 10 write the great Russian novel

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Year 10 have used their knowledge of Lenin and the Bolshevik seizure of power to design a book cover with a suitable title and picture, historical notes, information on the author, review quotes and the blurb. They therefore had to use skills and knowledge from their English studies and ideas of audience and purpose regarding […]

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History

“Zulus, Sarge, Thousands of em!”

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Year 8 students have been studying the Zulu War and in particular the Battles of Isandlwana and Rorke’s Drift and how the latter has been depicted in the film Zulu. This involves working on the historical skill of analysing interpretations. To support this Mrs Comfort-Sikora wrote an excellent news report, which was read by her […]