Scientifically Revolutionised!

  The Scientific Revolution took place during the years 1500-1700. The scientific revolution was a time when there were many changes in science and modern and new science was discovered and developed. Scientists started to question accepted beliefs and make new theories based on experiments. People for looking for evidence and proof instead of just believing… Continue reading Scientifically Revolutionised!

How to draw the best Sketch Map!

You will have to draw, label, annotate, understand or interpret a sketch map, especially if you are a Geography student. You may even have to add some information yourself. Here, I will walk you through some things that will ensure you complete a great sketch map. First, draw a border. Use a ruler and make it… Continue reading How to draw the best Sketch Map!

The American Revolution

  Britain invaded America and by 1750, 13 colonies stretched across the East Coast of North America. They were part of Britain’s growing empire and British policies were applied but they were not strictly enforced. The colonies were home to diverse religions and groups and each colony had a different ways of life. They  did not want to… Continue reading The American Revolution

Counter Reformation

The Counter Reformation, or the Catholic Reformation, was an attempt by the Catholic Church to reform itself and also try to stop the spread of the Protestant religions that had emerged (Luther, Calvin..). The Catholic Church wanted to win back the people that they had lost and fix the problems in the church. The Counter… Continue reading Counter Reformation

Top Tips for Studying

Studying can be very daunting, especially at the end of the year when you have to learn everything for every subject. Even if you haven’t been working hard all year, studying well can make a difference. Here are my top tips.   Get organised! There is no point in trying to study when you’re notes… Continue reading Top Tips for Studying

Renaissance Moves North

  The previous blog post was about the Renaissance and where it began, but these ideas did not just stay in Italy, they began to spread North into other areas of Europe. Over time, the Renaissance began to expand its borders and move North through Europe.This happened because of people moving but also because of… Continue reading Renaissance Moves North

Renaissance Ready

Sometimes students struggle to comprehend what the Renaissance was. Here are some key ideas that may help you. The Renaissance was all about CHANGE…That is the key idea of this section. The Renaissance began in Italy because of an interest in learning, the arts (literature, art,writing…) and a desire to explore the human experience.  It… Continue reading Renaissance Ready