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).


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 Resources

Model answers, teacher notes and support materials and guidance are provided for teachers only

revision games

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


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Latest Additions

Crime Board: Who was Jack the Ripper?

Turbo-Timeline Generator!

How did Cromwell rule England 1649-1658?

Levellers and Diggers: A song by Gerard Winstanley (1648)

England without a King: How should the country be governed?
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