Scaffolding tools for history

Source analysis and interpretation advice and essay planning support to help history students answer exam style questions at GCSE and IGCSE level

Tes Resources Team

Historical sources being used to support students in their GCSE and iGCSE exams

Support your students' history skills with these source analysis tips and essay plan ideas

Interpreting historical sources and answering essay style questions are two key skills that are essential when studying any period of history in order to adequately prepare for GCSE or IGCSE assessment and exams. We’ve selected these templates, prompts question scaffolds and exam question technique resources to help you provide learners with the tools they need to demonstrate their understanding and accurately address exam style questions.