Keystage history - Imaginative History Teaching in Primary and Secondary Schools
Key Stage 1
Expert advice on all aspects of leading, planning, teaching and learning in history at KS1, including progression and assessment. Above all, there are over 90 fully resourced enquiry-led lessons which exemplify exactly what OFSTED is looking for in outstanding history, combining motivating activities with rigorous learning.
Key Stage 2
Expert advice on all aspects of leading ,planning, teaching, and learning in history at KS2 including key areas of chronology, assessment and progression. Above all there are over 100 fully-resourced enquiry-led lessons which exemplify the very features that OFSTED is looking for in outstanding history, showing how well-pitched imaginative learning strategies can bring fun and rigour to every lesson.
Key Stage 3
Expert advice on all aspects of planning and teaching history, especially the crucial areas of assessment and progression and enquiry-based learning. There are over 70 fully resourced lessons which were graded as outstanding by an OFSTED history inspector as numerous imaginative and creative activities covering all the main topics.
Key Stage 4
The jewel in the crown is the outstanding lessons section with over 60 fully-resourced lessons covering all of the most popular GCSE topics, all graded outstanding by an OFSTED history inspector. Better learning rather than simple exam practice lies at the heart of the site’s philosophy but there is also plenty of expert advice on how to improve GCSE grades for all students.
Key Stage 5
This is the only site offering cutting-edge teaching ideas for AS and A2 history. It shows in detail how to help students think more deeply in lessons and to work more independently between sessions. There are some a large number of really creative imaginative strategies on offer. Subscribers love the fully-resourced lessons judged outstanding by an OFSTED history inspector.
About Keystage History
Keystage history is the home of best practice in primary and secondary history teaching and learning. Our 3,000+ active users trust the up-to-date, authoritative, cutting edge, expert advice on issues such as deep dive inspections and you will be inspired by all the creative planning and teaching ideas. Subscribers love the hundreds of fully resourced history lessons, all judged outstanding by a vastly experienced LA history adviser who has observed over 2,000 primary and secondary lessons and has carried out 60 national inspections for OFSTED. Every aspect of leading history 5-19 is covered in detail from rationales for curriculum planning, through to raising standards, assessment, progression and inspiring colleagues. This site is a must for any forward-looking subject leader.