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Cardinal Pole Catholic School

Cardinal Pole Catholic School

History

Head of Department

Ms A Holmes
enquiries@cardinalpole.co.uk

Welcome to our History Department.

History is a popular subject at Cardinal Pole with a large uptake at both GCSE and A-Level and excellent examination results at both. Lessons are dynamic, fun and active and students are pushed to achieve their potential. At all key stages there is a focus on delivering outstanding lessons resulting to ensure students make excellent progress. Whether it is a murder investigation on the Cathedral floor; a trench bombardment; treading the dangerous path of the Bloody Code to see if you will hang or re-enacting the fateful Charge of the Light Brigade, History will be sure to capture your imagination in addition to giving you a far greater understanding of why the world is the way it is today. For, as Jean Bodin (1530-1596) said, 'The study of History is the beginning of wisdom.'

Curriculum Overview

History Curriculum Map 2017-2018