Welcome to the home of History revision!

Year 11 please use this site to help prepare for the summer exams.

Exam information 2018- There are 2 exams, details below:

Paper 1 (1hour 45 minutes) – Understanding the Modern World - Monday 4th June 2018 (AM)

Section A: Conflict and Tension 1918-1939

Section B: Germany 1890-1945- Democracy and Dictatorship

Paper 2 (1 hour 45 minutes) – Shaping the NationFriday 8th June 2018 (PM)

Section A: Britain, Health & the People 

Section B: Elizabethan England


Revision timetable

Revision will take place as part of period 6, right up to the exams

Revision guides

The complete basic CGP revision guide specifically for the AQA course is available from school priced £3.50 but this is only suitable for those pupils targeted a Level 3 or below. These are available for purchase via ParentPay.

Pupils targeted a Level 4 or above are advised to purchase the specific revision guide for their weakest of the 4 elements, they are available from Amazon.co.uk for £5.99 each

·         Oxford AQA GCSE History: Conflict and Tension: The Inter-War Years 1918-1939 Revision Guide. ISBN-13: 978-0198422914

·         Oxford AQA GCSE History: Germany 1890-1945 Democracy and Dictatorship Revision Guide. ISBN-13: 978-0198422891

·         Oxford AQA GCSE History: Britain: Health and the People c1000-Present Day Revision Guide (9-1). ISBN-13: 978-0198422952

·         Oxford AQA GCSE History: Elizabethan England c1568-1603 Revision Guide (9-1). ISBN-13: 978-0198422938


Detailed revision materials will be emailed to all students to build up on revision.  These will be a mix of PowerPoints, revision cards and exam questions.

Weekly after-school revision sessions, as part of period 6, will be offered to allow students to consolidate and develop prior learning alongside revision sessions offered on a Thursday lunchtime by both Mrs Sharland-Collins and Mr Alexander.  This will be focused revision on all aspects of the exam course, particularly looking at relevant facts and information to answer the longer questions