KS2 National Curriculum Areas of Study
Pupils should continue to develop a chronologically secure knowledge and understanding of British, local and world history, establishing clear narratives within and across the periods they study. They should note connections, contrasts and trends over time and develop the appropriate use of historical terms. They should regularly address and sometimes devise historically valid questions about change, cause, similarity and difference, and significance. They should construct informed responses that involve thoughtful selection and organisation of relevant historical information. They should understand how our knowledge of the past is constructed from a range of sources.
Year 4 Areas of Study
- Britain’s settlement by Anglo- Saxons and scots.
- The Viking and Anglo- Saxon struggle for the Kingdom of England to the time of Edward the Confessor.