This task enables students to practise their understanding of chronology, using dates and events that link specifically to the Isle of Wight Steam Railway.
This task enables students to practise their understanding of chronology, using dates and events that link specifically to the Isle of Wight Steam Railway. The task is relevant to students in key stages 1, 2 and 3.
Questions have been chosen because they link with core History skills as required at these key stages.
The skills needed for the task should be discussed in class prior to the trip so students are aware of the information they need to discover, how to place items in chronological order, etc.
Completion of the History resource/s linked to this document
Follow-up tasks could include whole class discussion about the responses to the questions, groups presenting back their collated ideas to the class or compounding learning by developing further skills, using more challenging questions
Students will be able to demonstrate their understanding of chronology by specifically demonstrating their abilities in practice, by finding, interpreting, synthesising and presenting the required information.