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Year 8 History

Following is a series of attachments that you can access by double clicking on the underlined headings. Please be patient as they can be slow to upload. Feel free to access the starter, homework, literacy and numeracy activities for extra learning for your student!

The following attachments are labelled 1a etc due to limited space for labelling. Therefore:

3 = Term 3 The Middle Ages/ The Black Death

4a = Term 4 The Vikings

4b = Term 4 Japan under the Shoguns.

This is the order that these subjects are studied!


Subject Outline

8Hist BlackDeath Overview (docx 17 KB)


Assessment Tasks

8Hist Task Schedule 2017 (docx 40 KB)

8Hist Task 1 Shogun (docx 249 KB)


Starter Sheets

8Hist 3a Metalanguage (pdf 297 KB)

8Hist 3a Metalanguage (pdf 407 KB)

8Hist 3b Metalanguage (pdf 214 KB)

8Hist 4a Metalanguage (pdf 442 KB)

8Hist 4b Metalanguage (pdf 422 KB)


8Hist  3aReadings 2016 (pptx 211 KB)

8Hist 3a Readings 2016 (pptx 2060 KB)

8Hist 3b Readings 2016 (pptx 100 KB)

8Hist 4a Readings 2016 (pptx 3631 KB)

8Hist 4b Readings 2016 (pptx 209 KB)


Extra learning activities

8Hist Literacy (pdf 261 KB)

8Hist Numeracy (pdf 246 KB)

8Hist Extra Homework (pdf 3354 KB)


Excursion Photos

8Hist Medieval Day Ideas (pptm 2733 KB)

8Hist Medieval Day Photos (pptx 9479 KB)