Links to free to use History resources including, interactive games, lesson plans, quizzes, information text and images. Use on a white board for whole class teaching or encourage individual research at home or in school.
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Who were the Vikings? Video/Text
The Viking age in European history was from about AD700 to 1100. During this period many Vikings left their homelands in Scandinavia and travelled by longboat to other countries, like Britain and Ireland.
London After the Great Fire Text
The Great Fire laid waste to much of medieval London and prompted a transformation in the layout and appearance of the streets. How did the city recover and was the fire as devastating as history depicts? Text from The BBC, suitable for teacher notes.
Victorian Medicine And Health Video
Charles Dickens presents a topical chat show about changes to healthcare and medical science during Victorian times. Two doctors solve sick patients' problems by old-fashioned and modern methods of healthcare in 'Ask the Doctor'.
Victorian House Interactive
Travel back in time to 1870 and help Ruby & Michael look for their missing dog Sam. Answer questions along the way.
The School Room Video
Registration required. Type 'The Victorians -The School Room' in the search bar. In this dramatisation four children are transported back in time to a Victorian classroom, where life is very different to today and the schoolmistress is strict with the children. Primary pupils can see the teacher taking a Victorian-style lesson, which will teach KS2 children about the teaching style, lesson content, discipline and schooling of the Victorian time.
Life In Britain Post 1948 Lesson Plan
Selection of resources : Quiz, image bank, activities, worksheets plus more.