AWE Club – Online History KS3  Information

Online History KS3
Teacher – Julia

AWE Club - Online History KS3

Friday: 9am to 10am
Age 11 to 17


Course Description

The KS3 history course covers history chronologically with a heavy emphasis on primary sources so that students take on the role of historian and ask: how do we know?

The course will provide those skills necessary for students looking to continue to GCSE and beyond.

The Renaissance

  • What was the Renaissance?
  • Italy in the 15th century
  • Leonardo da Vinci
  • Art and architecture
  • The role of women
  • Science and medicine
  • The printing press

England in the 1500s

  • Henry VIII
  • Hans Holbein: the Ambassadors
  • Edward VI
  • The execution of Lady Jane Grey
  • Bloody Queen Mary?
  • What did Elizabeth look like? An investigation through portraits
  • The Spanish Armada
  • Superstition and witchcraft

Julia uses an online classroom called ZOOM. Julia will send you an email with the links to join her classes. You need to follow the instructions she provides at least 48 hours before your first lesson you will have to do a download and send a contact request to her hummingbird email. Please contact Julia if you need help.