Opening Worlds History and Geography Curriculum

Welcome to our specific Opening Worlds curriculum page.

Please read our Opening Worlds Rationale by clicking on the following link: Opening Worlds Rationale

As a school we are currently in a transition period with our History and Geography Curriculum.  From September 2023, we will be implementing ‘Opening Worlds’ – a knowledge-rich humanities programme for teaching History and Geography in Years 1 to 6.

Please click on the link to access our new curriculum: History and Geography Rationale and Curriculum Plan

The transitional ‘build up’ plan is as follows:

  • 2023 to 2024 – Y3, Y4 and Y5 will be working on the Y3 Opening Worlds Curriculum.
  • 2024 to 2025 – Y3 and Y4 will continue on their corresponding year group curriculum.  Y5 will be working on the Y4 Opening Worlds Curriculum.
  • 2025 to 2026 – Y3, Y4 and Y5 will continue on their corresponding year group curriculum.  Y6 will be working on the Y5 Opening Worlds Curriculum
  • 2026 to 2027 – All KS2 year groups will be working on their corresponding Opening Worlds Curriculum.

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