Humanities

Humanities

Overview

Humanities includes history, geography and religious education.

Content

Teaching and learning is guided by the EQUALS history, geography and religious education schemes of work for Key Stages 3 and 4.

Pupils in KS3 and KS4 learn geography, history and religious education in rotation across the academic year.

Humanities lessons are supported by educational visits to museums, galleries and places of worship.

The Humanities team also hold regular whole school events:

  • Black History Month Assembly
  • Eid lunch with parents
  • Chinese New Year Assembly
  • Diwali Assembly
  • Christmas Assembly and party
  • Global sports events i.e. Olympics, Paralympics and World Cup

Development

The humanities curriculum will be reviewed in line with the revised 2014 national curriculum.