Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School

“We live our lives like Jesus”


History Subject Leader; Ms M Martinez

History Information for Year Groups

New History Topics Beginning Summer 2!

Year R

Grandparents Are Special | Original Kids Song from Treetop Family

Grandparents are special! We can listen to a song that is all about Grandparents. Enjoy and dance along!

Kids Try Their Grandparent's Childhood Favorite Food | Kids Try | HiHo Kids

What kinds of foods did our Grandparents eat? Lets have a look at what some Grandparents would eat when they were younger! What would you like to try?

Year 1/2


We will be learning about the history of transport! Transport has changed throughout time and we are going to be exploring the earliest mode of transport and the transport we see every day driving do roads in North End. 

An Animated History of Transportation

The First Driver

Year 3/4

We are going to be learning about the historic warship the Mary Rose! It sailed as Henry VIII's flagship during the Tudor era and served 33 years, seeing many wars. We will also be learning about our Portsmouth connection to the Mary Rose and what life was like during Tudor times!


Conserving the Mary Rose

Raising the Mary Rose

What was it like to raise the Mary Rose from the water? We asked some of the people who helped make it happen on that cold wet morning of 11th October 1982.

Year 5/6

In year 5/6 we will be learning about the nature of pandemics and the ways that medicine has changed over time.  We will be asking which period in time progressed medicine the most. 

Which Ancient Medicines and Treatments Do We Still Use Today?

Medicine and general healing practices have been around for thousands of years, but which of those methods are still used to this day?