Stretch and Challenge

Reading List

Cold War:

Stasiland:  Anna Funder

Military History:

The Face of Battle: John Keegan

Stalingrad: Anthony Beevor



Medieval Woman -

First World War:

Commonwealth War Graves Commission -

63rd Royal Naval Division 


Heretics Society

A society for the development of challenging and interesting essay writing, with termly essay writing competitions.


    Places to Visit

    The Museum of London 

    The Imperial War Museum

    The National Army Museum 

    Mountfitchet Castle (Stansted Mountfitchet) Year 7

    Hampton Court Palace 

    Sutton Hoo (Woodbridge)

    Orford Castle 

    Summer Projects 2017

    Year 7-9 'Suffolk Through Time' . Please put together a project based on the history of Suffolk-for example Saxon Suffolk and Sutton Hoo; Tudor times and Wolsey; American Air Bases of World War Two; or famous Suffolk people in History. Feel free to choose your own topic too.

    Years 10-11 A project on one of the following choices. '1950's Britain' or 'Propaganda posters in Cold War Soviet Union and America'

    Years 12-13 Project based upon ' A history of Korea 1900-2017'  or ' The significance of punk rock music in Britain 1975-present day'