History

History helps us to understand the importance of past events and explains the changes that have taken place over time.

To understand the present we must know the past

S1/2 Course information

Pupils learn about the Skills of the historian and use those to examine life in Iron Age Scotland, the worldwide importance of The Voyages of Discovery and the fate of Scottish Jacobites during the 1745 rebellion.

Nationals 4/5 Course Information

Study is made of:

Changing  Britain 1760-1900

Emigration and Empire : 1830 - 1939

World War 2

Higher Course Information

Study is made of:

The changing role of British government

The Russian revolution 1917

The impact of the Great War on Scotland

 

Useful Links

http://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/47447.html  Nationals SQA

http://www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/47923.html New Higher SQA

www.bbc.co.uk/history/

www.bbc.co.uk/scotland/history/

www.schoolhistory.co.uk/

www.historylearningsite.co.uk/

www.ltscotland.org.uk/scotlandshistory

www.bbc.co.uk/history/scottishhistory/modern

www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/

www.sqa.org.uk/sqa/CCC_FirstPage.jsp

Evaluating Sources at Higher and Intermediate 2 (Word document)
www.ltscotland.org.uk/Images/5363hist2_tcm4-117352.doc

Essay Writing skills for Higher History (Word document)
www.ltscotland.org.uk/Images/HigherHistoryStudentsGuide_tcm4-572959.doc

The Impact of the Great War on Scotland
www.ltscotland.org.uk/nq/resources/higherscottishhistory/impactofthegreatwar/


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