Corpus Christi Catholic Primary School

“We live our lives like Jesus”


History Subject Leader; Ms M Martinez

History Information for Year Groups

History Topics

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 incredible female pioneers, Mary Seacole and Florence Nightingale!


Mary Seacole Song

Let's sing and learn about Mary Seacole!

Florence Nightingale

Who was Florence Nightingale? Let's find out!

Year 3/4

We are going to be learning about Romans and how they impacted Britain.  How do we know the Romans were in Portsmouth?


The Best preserved Roman fort in Britain, Portchester Roman Fort

The Romans built at fort here in the 3rd cent AD and 1700 years later the walls are still standing, it's been a fort, monastery, Norman castle and base for Henry V in its long history

Year 5/6

We will be exploring the world of the Ancient Maya!


Ancient Maya

With their impressive city structures and advanced astronomical understanding, the Maya civilization once dominated Mesoamerica. Learn about the Maya's influence in mathematics, how their cosmic calendars advised agricultural matters, and how the legacy of this ancient civilization endures through Maya people today.