Topics (KS2)

Our topic websites cover a huge variety of times and places. Many contain structured investigations for use directly in the classroom. Some are more useful for research and preparation but what they all have in common are the access they allow to our unique collections.

  • Medieval 1066 - 1485

    • Focus on Film Focus on Film
      Investigate film as a historical source
      Key stage 2 - 5
    • Crime and Punishment Crime and Punishment
      From heretics and poachers to car crime and walkie-talkies
      Key stage 2 - 5
  • Empire & Industry 1750 - 1850

    • Moving Here Moving Here
      200 years of the history of migration to England
      Key stage 2 - 4
    • Crime and Punishment Crime and Punishment
      From heretics and poachers to car crime and walkie-talkies
      Key stage 2 - 5
    • Victorian Lives Victorian Lives
      How different were Victorian lives from ours?
      Key stage 2 - 3
  • Victorians 1850 - 1901

  • Interwar 1918 - 1939

    • Focus on Film Focus on Film
      Investigate film as a historical source
      Key stage 2 - 5
    • Moving Here Moving Here
      200 years of the history of migration to England
      Key stage 2 - 4
    • Crime and Punishment Crime and Punishment
      From heretics and poachers to car crime and walkie-talkies
      Key stage 2 - 5
  • Postwar 1945 - present

    • Focus on Film Focus on Film
      Investigate film as a historical source
      Key stage 2 - 5
    • Moving Here Moving Here
      200 years of the history of migration to England
      Key stage 2 - 4
    • Crime and Punishment Crime and Punishment
      From heretics and poachers to car crime and walkie-talkies
      Key stage 2 - 5

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