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Successful Strategies for Teaching AQA Elizabethan England

This course is run by Hodder Eduction. For more information and to book, please see their website.

Get to grips with the period of c1568—1603 and explore the 2019 historic environment site, the Globe Theatre. Highly regarded expert Carmel will present new ways of engaging your students with tried-and-tested strategies for linear success.

Attend this course and receive a FREE copy of AQA GCSE History: Elizabethan England, c1568—1603, worth £13.99.

Key areas

  • Examine creative ways to tackle this hugely popular British depth study
  • Zoom in on the Globe Theatre, the 2019 nominated site for AQA
  • Focus on the interpretation of questions


    10.00am   Registration and coffee

    10.15am   Depth Study details

    • Helicopter History - starting points
    • Elizabethan A’Listers and beyond
    • Key themes for organising teaching plan

    11.15am   Morning coffee

    11.30am   Classroom strategies for linear success

    • Puzzle it out
    • Summarising Pyramids
    • You’ve been framed!

    12.30pm   Lunch

    1.30pm   Hardwick Hall - Historic Environment

    • Elizabeth Countess of Shrewsbury
    • Seven Site aspects examined
    • Links to second order concepts and question approaches

    2.30pm   Afternoon tea

    2.45pm   Questions about questions

    • The issue of interpretations
    • Question wizardry!
    • Write an account

    3.45pm   Review and reflect

    4.00pm   Course ends