The Wars of the Roses
Origins of the Cold War (60 Question quiz for IB History)
The Princes in the Tower: Classroom Debate
The Rise of Pinochet: Fling the Teacher Quiz
The Princes in the Tower: Card Sort Exercise
League of Nations in the 1920s: New Worksheets
Does King Richard III deserve a Royal Funeral?
Teacher-led activity: Historiography on the Origins of Warfare
Paired Feedback and Presentation Task: Comparisons and Contrasts between two wars
The Rule of Stalin: Fling the Teacher Challenge
Dozens of IB History Revision Quizzes!
1. A History of 'Trial by Ordeal'
Have you ever undergone a â€śtrial by fireâ€ť? In its modern use, this refers to any ordeal meant to test oneâ€™s strength, endurance, or resolve. Originally, however, the â€śtrial by fireâ€ť was a much more literal term, and was one of the many categories of â€śtrial by ordealâ€ť that permeated the judicial system of Europe, Asia, Africa, and colonial America.2. The Voynich manuscript: the world's weirdest book
The Voynich manuscript, described as â€śthe worldâ€™s most mysterious manuscriptâ€ť, is a work which dates to the early 15th century, possibly from northern Italy. It is named after the book dealer Wilfrid...3. BBC - Schools - The Beauty of Maps
The Beauty of Maps - Teacher's resources4. Family Echo - Free Printable Family Tree Maker
Great for a Year 7 family tree project5. Time Capsule examples: what would your students put in a capsule to sum up 2009? (via activehistory.co.uk / classtools.net)
6. Egyptian Mummies: A very nicely presented Flash site (via activehistory.co.uk / classtools.net)
7. All About Explorers | Everything you've ever wanted to know about every explorer who ever lived...and more!
8. The National Archives | Exhibitions | Uniting the Kingdoms?
9. Flash Animation: Calendars through the Ages (via activehistory.co.uk / classtools.net)
10. The Saxon Mirror: Lovely illustrations for #historyteacher (via activehistory.co.uk / classtools.net)
11. The Mongols in World History | Asia Topics in World History
12. Mongol Empire
13. In the Footsteps of Marco Polo
14. The Middle Ages: Feudal Life - Great summaries organised by theme
15. Exploration through the Ages
16. World History Medieval Timeline
17. Timeline of the Middle Ages - Wikipedia
18. Medieval History Overview
19. Medieval Realms - Great pictures and summaries from the British Library, organised by theme
Recommended sites for KS3 History, GCSE History and A-Level History:!
SchoolHistory | Spartacus | JohnDClare | SchoolsHistory | BBC History |
Channel 4 History | History Channel UK