Teaching history in the Foundation Years

Date: 6th May 2015

Time: 16:00 – 17:45

Audience: Class teachers, Learning Support Assistants, Non History Specialists, Folk interested in developing their history skills. Foundation and KS1 phase

Venue: Romsey

Cost: £50 per person

Course Summary: Can you teach history to 3 – 5 year olds; how might it be done? This unit looks at the use of storytelling, role-play and object handling. It also considers ways to help the younger learner start to make sense of history – particularly those tricky time concepts. After outlining the progression of historical skills for the younger learner look at how activities can be developed
to support them. If time, develop a useful activity.