PURP - Key Words for Source Analysis
Some of my pupils have found it difficult to remember the key words they need to use when analysing a source in history. This is aimed at Year 8 boys, but also appeals to other year groups (and anyone with a silly sense of humour). It helps pupils remember to PURP (not burp) when analysing sources.

P- Provenance

U - Usefulness

R- Reliability

P - Purpose


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Created: Jan 13, 2015

Updated: Feb 22, 2018

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