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National History

The National 4 and 5 courses cover three history topics:

• Scottish History: The Wars of Independence 1286-1328
• British History: The Atlantic Slave Trade 1770-1807
• World History: USA 1850-1880

More information a can be found at the SQA Website on National 4 and National 5

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Scottish Wars of Independence: 1286-1328 [Websites]

The Scottish Wars of Independence
BBC Scotland's History website on the Wars of Independence.

BBC Bitesize: Wars of Independence
Revision site for National 5 History.



Scottish Wars of Independence: 1286-1328 [Videos]

Fact or Fiction: Braveheart
Documentary on the life of William Wallace [48 min]

The Quest for Bannockburn: Day 1
Documentary about the first day of the Battle of Bannockburn [59 min]

The Quest for Bannockburn: Day 2
Documentary about the second day of the Battle of Bannockburn [59 min]

The Atlantic Slave Trade: 1770-1807 [Websites]

BBC Bitesize: The Atlantic Slave Trade
Revision site for National 5 History

International Slavery Museum
Website for Liverpool's Slavery museum

The Atlantic Slave Trade: 1770-1807 [Videos]

Atlantic Slave Trade
Overview of the Atlantic Slave Trade and its impacts [6 min]

The Middle Passage
Summary of life for slaves on the Middle Passage [5 min]

The USA: 1850-1880 [Websites]

BBC Bitesize: USA 1850 - 1880
Revision site for National 5 History

National Park Service: Little Bighorn
Descriptions and photographs surrounding the Battle of Little Bighorn

The USA: 1850-1880 [Videos]

Plains Indians Wars
Brief overview of the Great Indian Wars [5 min]

Southern Slavery Unsanitized
Tour around a plantation museum [2 min]

Speyside High

M McMinn
Speyside High School
speysidehistory@hotmail.co.uk