Soham Village College

History - Year 8



How did life change between 1500 and 1900?  
How popular was the Reformation in Tudor England? Extended writing in class
How did monarchs lose control? Extended writing in class
Spring  How much did children’s lives improve in the 1800s? Historical fiction
How should the British Empire be remembered? Written assessment in class
What was so shocking about Britain’s slave trade? Extended writing in class
Summer  What made the world turn upside down in the Civil War?  
Did getting the vote improve ordinary people’s lives? Written assessment in class