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KS3 History textbook advice needed

Discussion in 'History' started by juggler, Nov 25, 2018.

  1. juggler

    juggler New commenter

    Morning all, I am the principal of a very small and very niche British school in Egypt. Whilst our staff are very dedicated and hard-working, not all are qualified or even educated in the UK so I need to support than as best as possible in their very challenging role. I need to buy KS3 History textbooks and I'd like your advice. Can you tell me what books you use and their pros and cons. I really need something that is plug and play as it were - open the book and teach. I'm not saying our teachers don't plan, but I would certainly prioritise immediate deliverability (that's not a word is it?) straight out of the book over slightly better/deeper content.
  2. sabrinakat

    sabrinakat Star commenter

    What topics? We teach medieval history in Yr7, Tudors/Stuarts in Y8, etc., so use different textbooks across KS3.
  3. historyexcel

    historyexcel New commenter

    Schools History Project (SHP) is an excellent and wide ranging series especially for KS3.

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