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Long Term Plan

Long Term History Plan

EYFSEarly years history planning provides opportunities to expand children’s knowledge and understanding of events, people and changes in the past and develop children’s investigative and interpretive skills. Children will focus on: questioning; observation; generating thoughts and ideas; planning; carrying out investigations; recording findings; checking and questioning findings; presenting explanations. (See EYFS long term plans)
Year 1 

Famous People

  • Christopher Columbus
  • Neil Armstrong
  • Bessie Coleman
  • Robert Falcon Scott

Mining (Local Study)


Toys and Technology


Year 2

Famous People

  • Florence Nightingale
  • Mary Seacole
  • Edith Cavell
  • Louis Pasteur
Great Fire Of London

Seaside (Local Study)

Year 3

Changes in Britain

from the Stone Age

to the Iron Age

 Ancient Egypt
Year 4

The Roman Empire

and its Impact on Britain

Britain's Settlement

by Anglo-Saxons and Scots

Whitehaven - including John Paul Jones

Year 5


and Anglo Saxon Struggle

for the Kingdom of England


The Changing Powers of Monarchs –

Queen Elizabeth 1 and Queen Elizabeth 2 or

Queen Anne and Queen Victoria  

Year 6

World War 2

Ancient Greece

Mayan Civilization

- Non European Society