So You Really Want to Learn History A Textbook for Key Stage 3 and Common Entrance by Robert Pace
  

So You Really Want to Learn History A Textbook for Key Stage 3 and Common Entrance

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Synopsis

So You Really Want to Learn History A Textbook for Key Stage 3 and Common Entrance by Robert Pace

This book covers the Medieval Realms period of the Common Entrance syllabus. The narrative retelling of key events encourages a clear understanding of what happened when and why, while source based exercises and Common Entrance style essay questions will challenge pupils of all abilities. - Endorsed by ISEB - Written by the chief setter for the Common Entrance History exam, this book covers everything pupils need to know for the Medieval Realms section of the Common Entrance exam - The chronological approach will ensure that pupils develop an understanding of what happened when and why, to build a firm foundation of historical knowledge - Challenging, source-based questions throughout will ensure pupils develop important historical skills required for success in Common Entrance and entrance exams Suitable for all ISEB History 13+ Common Entrance exams up to and including Summer 2013.

Reviews

Excellent - whether purely as an introduction to the Middle Ages in Britain or as a text for use in conjunction with the National Curriculum or Common Entrance, Bob Pace covers the period of the Battle of Hastings to the Wars of the Roses, whilst also delving jnto the feudal system, castles, churches, monasteries and architecture. Niall Murphy, Radley College The best history book that I have seen in 35 years of teaching! Paul Nicholl, Handcross Park School At last! A book which isn't completely dumbed down, and which 'tells a story

's requirements. Gill David, St Catherine's School, Bramley'

About the Author

Bob Pace was born and raised in the United States, three hundred and forty-three years after his ancestors left London for the New World. He has spent nearly all his teaching career in Britain and is presently Head of History at Belmont, Mill Hill Preparatory School.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
192 pages

Author

Robert Pace
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Publication date

11th September 2007

ISBN

9781905735013


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