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Week 1 - The Origin of the British Empire


Welcome to the first lesson of this term's history topic - The British Empire.


For this week's task, you will need to:

1) Read the information on the PDF slides 'Lesson 1 - Origin of the British Empire'


2) Task 1: Draw a vertical timeline. Using 'Lesson 1 - Task 1 - The British Empire Timeline' sheet, write down 10 key dates and events on your timeline. The dates in bold must be included.


3) Task 2: Label the areas in the map. Using the 'Lesson 1 - Task 2 Imports Information'. Label the goods and materials that were taken from the colonised countries/areas which can be found on 'Lesson 1 - Task 2 - World Map.