Humanities – Year 8

Autumn Term

People Power and Conflict

A unit of work looking at different periods in history and prominent people in power. Study of systems of government and historical themes such as slavery and the civil war. Students will produce a project on Empire.

Spring Term

People Culture and Belief

A unit of work studying peoples beliefs and religions around the world with particular emphasis on Islam. Students will produce a project on their own beliefs and those of others.

Summer Term

People Place and Environment

A unit studying different environments from coasts, rainforests and deserts to the way people live in sub Saharan Africa. Students will produce a brochure on a coastal walk in Dorset.