About this session
Key Stage 3 | Subject: History | Topics: British Empire | Session Type: Route-based
In this session students will explore the history of the Koh-i-Nûr diamond and its journey from the Mughal Empire to the Tower of London.
National Curriculum Links
- Know and understand the history of these islands as a coherent, chronological narrative, from the earliest times to the present day: how people’s lives have shaped this nation and how Britain has influenced and been influenced by the wider world.
- Gain and deploy a historically grounded understanding of abstract terms such as 'empire'
- Understand historical concepts such as continuity and change, cause and consequence, similarity, difference and significance, and use them to make connections, draw contrasts, analyse trends, frame historically-valid questions.
- Understand how people’s lives have shaped this nation and how Britain has influenced and been influenced by the wider world.