Leading Primary History

Leading Primary History

By Jacqui Dean, Nuffield Primary History project director, published 25th June 2011

Please note: this guide was written before the 2014 National Curriculum and some of the advice may no longer be relevant. For more up-to-date guidance visit our Primary Subject Leader area (available to Corporate Primary Members) or see: 

The pages below contain advice on leading history, including planning, organising, progression, recording learning, and assessment:


History and Citizenship

Cross-curricular learning

Cognitive acceleration