Search Login
Transform your history classroom.
ActiveHistory provides entertaining, educational award-winning interactive simulations, decision-making games, self-marking quizzes, high-quality worksheets and detailed lesson plans for teachers and students [more].
Find out More
Subscribe Today
Press Reports about Active History Press Reports
Latest additions
About the Author

Twitter Facebook RSS


Home of the "Head to Head"
Virtual Interviews
Testimonials from subscribers


© 1998-2015 Russel Tarr, Limited (Reg. 6111680)
High Park Lodge, Edstaston Wem, Shropshire, England, SY4 5RD. Telephone/Fax: 01939 233909

All rights reserved

Today in History

Events (200 years ago today): 1815 - The East Indiaman Arniston is wrecked during a storm at Waenhuiskrans, near Cape Agulhas, in present-day South Africa, with the loss of 372 lives.

Births (50 years ago today): 1965 - Billy Donovan, American basketball player and coach

Deaths (150 years ago today): 1865 - John Catron, American jurist (b. 1786)

Deaths (50 years ago today): 1965 - Louis Hjelmslev, Danish linguist (b. 1899)

RSS Feed | Full week | Get Widget

Latest Additions

Cures for the Black Death

Sourcework Anticipation Task

Causes of the Black Death

Students design a Hollywood Film about the study topic

Image Wipe

Symptoms of the Black Death

Spread of the Black Death

Design a Cartoon

The Black Death

Challenge Grid

Black Death

Living Graph