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History Unit:

The History of Holidays

In this unit we will learn about the advent of steam transport and history of holidays. The learning will include: learning about the the origin of holidays (Holy Days), pilgrimages, the Grand Tour and seaside holidays. We will be learning about the significance of the steam locomotive and how it changed travel and leisure for ordinary working people.   

Key Vocabulary

During this unit, children will experience new vocabulary.  Below is a summary of learning and a list of vocabulary that will be learned in this unit.

When completing written learning, incorporate these words.

Knowledge Organisers

Knowledge organisers below are from previous units as we progress in our history and geography learning throughout the year.

All new learning builds on previous learning so these knowledge organiser remain relevant.

You should refer to these documents when completing history and geography learning.

Knowledge Organiser World War I

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