The British Empire

Year 3

Year 4

SKU: H34CS80700

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 trade in Asia. Learn how the empire crumbled after the end of the Second World War, and about the Commonwealth of Nations today. This challenging series of lower KS2 History lessons for Years 3/4 is packed with facts and information as well as prompts and activities for discussion about Britain's controversial imperialism. Each lesson includes (almost!) everything you need for your class to learn all about the British Empire and in particular, India – the largest of the Empire nations and 'the jewel in the crown'.

This scheme of work is also part of a Topic BundlePerfect if you are teaching 'India' as a cross-curricular topic.  
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