HISTORY | YEAR 7

Unit 1: Humans

8 million - 60,000 years ago

How did humans take over the world?
Write your awesome label here.

What's inside?

  • Unit design
  • Lesson guides
  • Classroom slides
  • Student workbook
  • Assessment

Overview

This introductory unit presents students with the 'Big History' – a summary of how humanity began. Over six lesson, this introduction will help students to gain a historical sense at a low resolution, preparing them to explore patterns of change and make sense of history on a large scale. The unit gets students started with the skills and concepts that we will build on throughout the school year.

Overview

This introductory unit presents students with the Big History – a summary of how humanity began. Over six lesson, this introduction helps students learn historical sense at a low resolution, preparing them to explore patterns of change and make sense of history on a large scale. The unit provides an introduction to the skills and concepts that will be built on throughout the school year.
Try out a free lesson

Unit sequence

Course Lessons

Want full access to this unit?

Become an Open Stage member today