Junior History by Eamonn Brennan, Fiona MacDonald
  

Synopsis

Junior History by Eamonn Brennan, Fiona MacDonald

Junior History Book 3 continues the chronological history course for Key Stage 2 pupils, introducing them to the people of early Britain, the invasions of Julius Caesar in 55BC and William of Normandy in 1066. This challenging book features a strongly narrative retelling of historical events to provide a thorough grounding of historical knowledge for all Key stage 2 pupils. - Chronological approach ensures that pupils develop an understanding of what happened when, and why - Source-based evidence questions are featured throughout to help pupils develop important historical skills - Challenging exercises and 'To do' activities at the end of each chapter will engage all pupils and ensure that they have understood the material covered Also available from Galore Park: - Junior History Book 2 - Junior History Book 3 - History for Common Entrance 13+ Textbooks, Revision Guide and Exam Practice Questions

Reviews

Carefully pitched, this is well-written - and fun. Challenging and stimulating, it encourages understanding and evaluation, skill and knowledge building, with plenty of time for sheer enjoyment! Anni Cole-Hamilton, Moray Firth School This marvellous book can be used to complete the narrative of what happened in Britain and Europe after the Greeks and the Romans, or else on its own as an early history of the British Isles. It is presented in a vivid and interesting way and brings the period fromm 55BC to 1066 to life. Niall Murphy, Radley College I love the way the books are chronological - such a rare thing and makes so much more sense than the way the National Curriculum does history. Caroline Hampton, Home Educator

About the Author

After a history degree at Cambridge University, Fiona MacDonald did research at the University of East Anglia, and worked there as an undergraduate tutor. She also taught for the WEA and for Cambridge University Extra-Mural Board. She left teaching to become a full-time writer and now has over 300 titles published worldwide. She is a past winner of The Times Educational Supplement Information Book of the Year award and her work has also been nominated for other prizes in the UK and overseas.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
144 pages

Author

Eamonn Brennan, Fiona MacDonald
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Publisher

Galore Park Publishing Ltd an imprint of Hodder Education

Publication date

26th August 2008

ISBN

9781902984995


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