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20/09/18

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Mr. L. Davis

My GCSE Sociology class at have gone absolutely giddy as I gave them multi link cubes to help them understand sampling techniques. Went down a STORM! https://t.co/uLmnhZAkev

20/09/18

A great presentation from on career paths and future destinations https://t.co/VOqSq7ZWlL

19/09/18

A reminder that the PTA are hosting an outdoor cinema night this Saturday. For tickets - please go to https://t.co/OyXZKECfAO

19/09/18

Thanks for joining our governors Mr Solomonides! https://t.co/h2Irz9uVRt

12/09/18

This Saturday is the start of our Saturday school sessions for GCSE PE with Mr Becko! Looking forward to seeing our dedicated year 11 students at 9am

07/09/18

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SFG

Looking forward to meeting prospective pupils and parents tomorrow morning. See you all at 10am at Burnt Mill Academy.

05/09/18

Great hearing from regarding at our open evening tonight. Such an exciting time for education within our Trust!

05/09/18

This is great! https://t.co/bu1lYcdInU

31/08/18

Wow - what a great day with our passionate and dedicated staff planning our next stage in school improvement. Exceptional progress, behaviour and experiences for all. Can’t wait to see the students on Monday!

30/08/18

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Join us on 8 Sep, 10am at Burnt Mill to find out more information and how to apply for a place in Year 7. https://t.co/K56OIayt7R

28/08/18

Looking forward to seeing our wonderful students on Monday 3rd September at 8.45am for another exceptional year! https://t.co/zaWfLeHR2z

26/08/18

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BMAT Media Officer

. & not letting the rain stop them representing at the ! Real community spirit on show today https://t.co/jo6TardGiQ

26/08/18

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Mrs D Conlon

is at the We have , , and of course https://t.co/McwVyT9dV7

24/08/18

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Teri-Leigh Jones

This school will be brilliant - trust me, I know the head! https://t.co/yuioptDiMc

24/08/18

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Kelly Clark

Fantastic I secured for day at client https://t.co/ygrZwF14gx

24/08/18

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SFG

Come along to find out more about our school and how to apply for a Year 7 place. https://t.co/yB310mkBsX

23/08/18

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Robby West

Was day today. Went to who have a specialist dyslexia unit to help students with exams. https://t.co/gFW9jJ1BV8

09/08/18

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Kelly Clark

Things certainly didn't slow down for my client before the summer break. Just take a look at the I secured for in July for an idea of how busy they were... https://t.co/JSdkNk83uN

20/07/18

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BMAT Media Officer

MERSEA TRIP BOOSTS STUDENTS' CONFIDENCE. Full story - https://t.co/nF6Ogr0jQp https://t.co/3sclshEkug

18/07/18

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BMAT Media Officer

Students at visit Danish friends - https://t.co/OrlixI8w5B https://t.co/lk9VleWPiH

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Outstanding Education

Supporting primary and secondary schools across Essex and North & East London, BMAT is a growing multi-academy trust with a singular vision: schools, teachers and pupils freed to succeed.

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History

Two Year course

Exam Board:
EDEXCEL

Course code / Specification number: 2HB01

Level of qualification: GCSE

What will the students learn about?

Paper One: Crime and punishment in Britain, c1000 to present

Paper Two: Early Elizabethan England, 1558-88 and British America 1713-83

Paper Three: Weimar and Nazi Germany, 1918-39

What skills will students develop and demonstrate?

Students will develop their knowledge and coherent understanding of selected periods, societies and aspects of history.  They will also develop an awareness of how the past has been represented, interpreted and accorded significance for different reasons and purposes.  Students will develop their abilities to ask relevant questions about the past and to investigate them critically using a range of sources in their historical context.  They will learn to organise and communicate their historical knowledge and understanding in creative and different ways and reach substantiated judgements.  They will recognise that their historical knowledge, understanding and skills help them to understand the present and provide them with a basis for their role as responsible citizens, as well as allowing further study of history.

How will students’ learning be assessed?

Paper 1 – British Thematic Study with Historic Environment
Total Marks: 52: Weighting: 30% Exam Time: 1 hour 15 minutes

Paper 2 – Period Study and British Depth Study
Total Marks: 64 weighting; 40% Exam Time: 1 hour 45 minutes

Paper 3 – Modern Depth Study
Total Marks: 52 Weighting 30% Exam Time: 1 hour 20 minutes

What grades can students achieve?

9-1

After completing this course – what can students progress on to?

Studying history can lead on to some exciting career options, including:
Journalism, Law, Business, Politics, Archaeology, Marketing, Teaching

For further information, please contact:

Mr Easter: a.easter@fhs.essex.sch.uk

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