School history

Children and young people in England are taught history rather differently than they once were. If you’re helping children with their history at home it’s useful to know a little about the way things are done these days.

Key Stage 1 (KS1) – ages 5-7

Calke Abbey toys

Key Stage 2 (KS2) – ages 8-11

World War One teddy bear, Museum of Childhood, Sudbury.

Key Stage 3 (KS3) -ages 11-14