Lesson Details


  • Name: The Great Plague
  • Code: H.4.10.BH.15
  • Specification Reference: N/A
  • Keywords: Consequences, Great Plague, impact, Edward Jenner
  • Objectives: Students can look at the consequences of the Great Plague in terms of social/ economic impact. Students can also develop their ability to compare two events or two developments, such as the Great Plague with the Black Death. This will enable them to evaluate the extent of progress
  • Competency: To describe smallpox and its treatment using inoculation
  • Proficiency: To explain how Edward Jenner made his discovery, and the opposition he faced
  • Mastery: To evaluate the impact of vaccination

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