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Welcome to History at The Academy at St James!


Thank you for visiting our History page.


Did you know that History is the foundation of our society? What we learn from the past informs our decision on the future. Mistakes can be corrected, successes can be replicated and to understand this is key to a caring, cohesive and inclusive United Kingdom.


At St James, we firmly believe that History is essential to our learning. Our History  intent is to provide children with the opportunity to engage and experience History.


History Intent March 2021


Long Term Plan

History overview

History Overview

Skills Progression

Skills Progression

Use these helpful websites to build on your love and interest in History:

Learning Experiences:

Y1/2 – Skipton Castle:

Y3/4 – Eden Camp

Year 5/6 – Victorians

VIDEO Summer 1 work

Summer 1 History

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