Transform your history classroom

ActiveHistory provides educational, award-winning interactive simulations, decision-making games, self-marking quizzes, high-quality worksheets and detailed lesson plans for the history classroom. All resources have been designed by full-time history teacher Russel Tarr (@russeltarr).

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Online simulations

Dozens of unique, self-contained online simulations, virtual interviews, and decision making games

Study units

Scores of creative, rigorous worksheets and activity plans, all tried in the history classroom

Teacher area

A dedicated area provides model answers, teacher notes and support materials and guidance

revision games

Loads of self-marking tests, quizzes and arcade games bring revision alive in the exam season


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SOLO Hexagons: The Rise of Hitler

Model Essay: To what extent were conflicting views about Germany the main cause of the Cold War up to 1949?

Cold War Historiography – comparisons and contrasts worksheet

A revision summary grid of historiographical terms

Origins of the Cold War: Essay Writing Advice
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