Therfield First School

“Bringing Learning to Life”

Rooks Nest Class (KS2)

History in Lower Key Stage 2

In Rooks Nest Class, we learn about the following history topics:

  • Cave Folk – Stone Age to Iron Age
  • Anglo-Saxons - Anglo-Saxons
  • Ancient Greece – Ancient Greece
  • Once Upon a Royal Time – The Tudors 
  • Walk Like an Egyptian - Ancient Egypt
  • The Romans – The Romans

History topics are normally launched through exciting Big Bangs to enthuse and engage the children in their learning.  In Key Stage 2 this year, we have investigated Tudor portraits, mummified tomatoes and considered whether the Romans should invade Britannia.


The Tudors