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BBC : People - Society, Economy and Business

BBC : People - Past and Societies

BBC: People - Place and Environment;

Children are taught ...

People - Past and Societies;

People - Place and Environment;

and People - Society, Economy and Business.

In developing social studies children will learn to:

  • develop an understanding of how Scotland developed as a nation, resulting in an appreciation of their local and national heritage within the global community
  • broaden their understanding of the world by learning about human activities and achievements in the past and present
  • develop their understanding of their own values, beliefs and cultures and those of others
  • locate, explore and link periods, people and events in time and place
  • locate, explore and link features and places locally and further a field
  • engage in entrepreneurial activities which stimulate an enterprising attitude
  • develop an understanding of concepts that stimulate enterprise and influence business
  • establish firm foundations for lifelong learning and for further specialised study and careers.