This term in History we are learning about Leisure and Entertainment with Mrs Taylor. The Leisure and Entertainment in the 20th Century unit will teach us in depth about the rise in popularity of cinema. We will learn about how and why football became the nation's favourite sport, the social and cultural importance of the 'Swinging Sixties', why British holiday camps emerged and how television impacted modern life. We will also learn about how developments 20th century technology can make life in this century easier.
Children will learn how to:
- Name some significant dances and bands that became famous during the 1960s
- Use old film posters to understand why cinema was important to people in the 1930s
- Have a chronological understanding of how technology developed over the century
- Explain what to include in a party fit for the 1960s