St Philip's Catholic Primary School

St Philip's Catholic Primary School
High Street, New Town
Uckfield, East Sussex TN22 5DJ

Tel: 01825 762032  /  Fax: 01825 748706

History at St. Philips


‘A high-quality history education will help pupils gain a coherent knowledge and understanding of Britain’s past and that of the wider world. It should inspire pupils’ curiosity to know more about the past.’ (The National Curriculum 2013)

Throughout the school, each class covers a range of topics to ensure and broad, balanced and engaging curriculum.

Reception Year 1 Year 2 Year 3 Year 4 Year 5 Year 6
Me & my family
Bonfire night and the Gunpowder plot
My community
Changes within living memory
Great events – The Gunpowder plot
The Gunpowder Plot
Remembrance Day 
Ancient China The Anglo-Saxons World War 2

World War 1

Great adventurers and explorers

  Great events - First Moon Landing
First transport
Significant people – Neil Armstrong and George Stephenson
Great fire of London
Samuel Pepys
Stone age to Iron age  The Vikings    Ancient Greece

History of the Smugglers

The Mayans Ancient Egypt Local History - Hastings and Uckfield   Changes in our town


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