Year 4 History

Year 4 History lesson plans covering a broad range of topics, all ready to teach!

Develop your Year 4 children's history enquiry skills and understanding of British and world history with complete schemes of work covering a range of topics.

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  • The British Empire

    The British Empire

    Year 3

    Year 4

    KS2

    Take your class on a voyage of discovery as they learn about Britain's growing power as a seafaring nation during the age of exploration. Find out all about the powerful and corrupt East India Company's battles and bribes which enabled it to dominate... Read More

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  • British History Heroes

    British History Heroes

    Year 3

    Year 4

    KS2

    Take your class back in time to explore the lives and achievements of some of the people who we now consider to be ‘British history heroes’. Your class will explore the impact that the following people have had on our modern-day world: Willia... Read More

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  • The Maya (History)

    The Maya (History)

    Year 3

    Year 4

    KS2

    This scheme of work is also part of a Classic Cross-Curricular Topic. Take your class to Mesoamerica, the land of the ancient Maya, and explore this fascinating civilisation together. You will be finding out where the Maya lived, what their l... Read More

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  • Anglo-Saxons, Picts and Scots

    Anglo-Saxons, Picts and Scots

    Year 3

    Year 4

    KS2

    Find out what happened in Britain after the Romans left in the 5th century with this fantastic Anglo-Saxons KS2 History lessons for Year 3 and Year 4. Using the mysterious burial ship at Sutton Hoo as a basis, your class will explore where the Anglo... Read More

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  • The Tudors (History)

    The Tudors (History)

    Year 3

    Year 4

    KS2

    This scheme of work is also part of a Classic Cross-Curricular Topic.Introduce your class to one of the most famous royal families in British history with this 'The Tudors' History scheme of work for Year 3/4. Your class will explore the Tudor f... Read More

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  • Early Civilisations

    Early Civilisations

    Year 3

    Year 4

    KS2

    This 'Early Civilisations' scheme of work will give your class an overview of when and where the earliest civilisations appeared (including Ancient Sumer, Indus Valley, Ancient Egypt and the Shang Dynasty) and will introduce them to the amazing achie... Read More

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  • Invaders and Settlers: Romans

    Invaders and Settlers: Romans

    Year 3

    Year 4

    KS2

    Looking for Roman Invasion of Britain KS2 lesson planning? You've come to the right place! This ready-to-teach set of seven lessons all about the Roman invaders and settlers who came to Britain will soon have your class excited about their History le... Read More

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  • Stone Age to Iron Age: All HISTORY Lessons in Topic

    We've got the Stone Age to Iron Age KS2 objectives covered in this complete set of seven History lessons exploring the fascinating world of prehistoric Britain. Your class will journey through a million years of prehistory as they explore the Stone A... Read More

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  • The Railway Revolution

    The Railway Revolution

    Year 3

    Year 4

    KS2

    Explore how the lives of people living in Britain changed thanks to the developments of steam engines and the growth of the railway network across the country. Find out how steam engines work, the great breakthroughs made by industrialists and how... Read More

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  • What can we find out about ancient Egypt?

    This Ancient Egypt KS2 planning pack contains seven ready-to-teach lessons for Year 3 and Year 4 to help your class understand and become familiar with the ancient Egyptian civilisation. From mummification to the River Nile, your class will find out... Read More

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  • Children in WW2

    Children in WW2

    Year 3

    Year 4

    KS2

    This scheme of work is also part of a Classic Cross-Curricular Topic.This series of seven lessons looks at what life was like for children in World War 2 and how the various aspects of WW2 affected people's everyday lives. The series starts by e... Read More

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  • Why did Henry VIII marry six times?

    Explore the famous story of the six wives of Henry VIII in Tudor Britain with this complete ready-to-teach scheme of work. Find out when the Tudors came to power at the Battle of Bosworth and introduce your class to the Tudor family. Learn the story... Read More

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