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Miss McNeil is the head of History

Miss Morton also works in the History department

 S5/6 Prelims 2013-13.

Download the report (link below – Word doc) for general observations by the Department which are worth noting.



Nationals History

Nationals 4 and 5 History consists of three courses and an assignment. In Fourht year both levels study The Atlantic Slave Trade, The impact of WW1 on Scottish Society and the events of World War 1. In fifth year pupils study Britain, America and British Migration.  At each level there is a unit assessment that must be passed and an Added Value assignment which must be carried out.  National 5 has a final exam but National 4 does not.

Good Revision resources can be found here: 

Atlantic Slave Trade

BBC Bitesize http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/topics/zqyfr82
The Era of the Great War
BBC Bitesize  http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/topics/z8phvcw
Education Scotland  http://www.educationscotland.gov.uk/higherscottishhistory/impactofthegreatwar/index.asp
Spartacus Education http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/FWW.htm





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  Britain 1851-1951


USA 1918-1968 Migration and Empire

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Higher History

  Higher History resources  Essays Guidelines Booklet   ESSAY TEMPLATE 1 Click the links to open documents or right click and ‘save as’ to download to your own PCs Appeasement and the Road to World War Two Abyssinian CrisisAnschluss timelineappeasement -backgroundarguements for and against appeasement Anschlussarguements for and against non-intervention CZECH CRISIS AND MUNICH CONFERENCE German …

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