Edexcel GCSE History

Monday 1st June 2020 AM
1 hour 15 mins

Paper 1: Medicine in Britain, c1250-present with The British sector of the Western Front, 1914-18: injuries, treatments and the trenches    

Topics included: Medicine through time c1250-present, Injuries and treatments in the trenches

Section A (Western Front) – 16 marks split between three questions

Section B (Medicine through time) – 32 marks + 4 SPaG marks split between three questions

Thursday 4th June 2020 PM
1 hour 45 mins

Paper 2: The American West, c1835-c1895 and The reigns of King Richard I and King John, 1189-1216                                                                          

Topics included: American West – The early settlement of the West, c1835-c1862, Development of the Plains, c1862-c1876, Conflicts and conquest, c1876-c1895.  Richard and John – Life and government in England, 1189-1216, Involvement overseas, 1189-1204, King John’s downfall, 1205-16

Section A (The American West) – 32 marks split between three questions

Section B (Richard and John) – 32 marks split between three questions.

Tuesday 9th June 2020 AM
1 hour 20 mins

Paper 3: Weimar and Nazi Germany, 1918-1939

Topics included: The Weimar Republic 1918-29, Hitler’s rise to power, 1919-33, Nazi control and dictatorship, 1933-39, Life in Nazi Germany, 1933-39

Section A  – 16 marks split between two questions

Section B – 32 marks + 4 SPaG marks split between four questions.

Revision Materials:

Edexcel Revision Guides and Workbooks (Purple front covers) x 4 (One for each topic), which most students have already purchased

Knowledge Organisers for each topic

American West Revision Guide – this is an extra revision guide to help with this topic which has been produced in-house and tailored for the students.  Students will receive this in time to use to prepare for their mock exam.

Online learning:

Seneca Learning: Edexcel GCSE History https://www.senecalearning.com/