History fires pupils' curiosity about past events, societies and people.
At Fairley House, History is about people, important events and developments from recent and more distant times in the locality, in Britain and in other parts of the world.
Key Stage 2 pupils study the way of life, beliefs and achievements of the people living in Ancient Greece and the influence of their civilisation on the world today. Pupils also learn about Tudor monarchs, who shaped this period and of the everyday lives of men, women and children from different sections of society. Pupils also find out about the effects of the Second World War on children in their local area, nationally and internationally. They learn about the Blitz, rationing and key battles.
Alasdair passed his GCSEs with five As, 2Bs and a C