Welcome to the Yorkclio site! This is our site for sharing resources and keeping everyone in touch between meetings.
Thanks to Tracy Bowen and the fab history team at Fulford School for sharing this mind map for Hastings, designed to help students prep for the AQA GCSE Historic Environment topic.
At our recent YorkClio network meeting we spent our time talking about enquiries. Colleagues brought enquiries they wanted to improve and enquiries they felt were working. It was both useful and invigorating to put the YorkClio hive mind to work. We couldn’t record the discussions, but we are sharing a couple of the resources here. … Continue reading Talking enquiries and sharing resources
Inspired by a session at the Historical Association conference, staff at York College have encouraged their students to engage with the cultural milieu of the periods they study at A Level. This is to help them gain the sense of period and place they need in order to make sense of their new specific topic … Continue reading Investigating the culture of a period
Here are the resources that were explained in the HA 2019 conference in Chester about ‘Women in War’. The timeline thematic activity: Women in war over time thematic British women in war timeline Activity using the memorial to the women of the British Empire who did in WW1 Ask – who is remembered on … Continue reading ‘Women in War’ HA session 2019 resources