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History

Below are three homework tasks to be completed this half term.   Class teachers may set homework in addition to this or homework tasks instead of this.  This will be made clear in lessons.  All homework is to be completed in homework books.

 

Subject: History

Year Group 7

Deadline: Lesson of week beginning Monday  16th June

Homework task: Learn the spelling and definition of the following key terms. You will be tested on the spelling and definition of these words in your history lesson.

 

1 - Armada

2 – Succession

3 – Puritan

4 – Divine Right of kings

5 – Plotters

6 – Guido Fawkes

7 – Framed

8 – Treason

 

 

A successful homework task will…

Enable you to accurately the spell the words and be able to use them in a sentence and in context.

 

Deadline: Lesson of week beginning Monday 30th June

Homework task: Learn the spelling and definition of the following key terms. You will be tested on the spelling and definition of these words in your history lesson.

 

1 – Royalist

2 – Parliamentarian

3 – Archbishop Laud

4 - Grand Remonstrances

5 – Cavalier

6 – Roundhead

7 – Oliver Cromwell

 

A successful homework task will…

Enable you to accurately the spell the words and be able to use them in a sentence and in context.

 

Deadline: Lesson of week beginning 14th July

Homework task: Produce a newspaper article reporting on the causes, events and consequences of The Great Fire of London. Think about

 

  • A catchy headline
  • Images
  • Key facts
  • Eye-witness accounts of what happened (Samuel Pepys)

 

A successful homework task will…

Explain the causes, events and consequences of The Great Fire and be written to sound like a newspaper article