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1066 and the Norman Conquest
The Reformation of Henry VIII, including the Pilgrimage of Grace
The Wars of the Roses
The Reign of Elizabeth I, including the Spanish Armada
The Golden Age of Piracy
The causes and consequences of the English Civil War
The causes of the French Revolution | The events of the French Revolution | The French Revolution and Napoleon
The Dreadnought Hoax
World War One: Causes
World War One: Events
Planning a World War One Battlefields Trip
Remembrance Day Activities
Government control in World War One
The Impact and End of World War One
Appeasement: Depth Study
The Home Front in World War Two
Winston Churchill: Hero or Villain?
Comparing and Contrasting the Origins of World Wars One and Two
The Suez Crisis
Origins of Warfare: Historiography Project
The Gulf War
Development of Parliament
Births (100 years ago today): 1917 - Whipper Billy Watson, Canadian-American wrestler and trainer (d. 1990)
Deaths (250 years ago today): 1767 - Georg Philipp Telemann, German composer and theorist (b. 1681)
Deaths (100 years ago today): 1917 - Géza Gyóni, Hungarian soldier and poet (b. 1884)
Commemorations:Day of the SeafarerCroatia National DayMozambique National DaySlovenia National Day
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Classroom debate: Which President achieved the most success outside of the Americas?
Post-War American Presidents to 1980: Detailed summary sheet for revision
Classroom debate: Which President achieved the most for the USA and for Latin America?
Comprehensive Summary Sheet for Revision: The Civil Rights Movement to 1965
Revision Summary Sheet: anti-apartheid resistance groups
Using drinking straws to study competition, co-operation and the arms race
Design Tubular Timeline Towers for chronological understanding
Develop persuasive vocabulary with a biased words knockout challenge
History in your pocket: Coins as sources
Student bookmark: Key vocabulary for essay writing
Use EyeSay! to give visual feedback on student essays
Medieval Realms: Revision quiz
Nazi Germany: Play your dates right! quiz
World War One: Interactive revision quiz
The Treaty of Sevres : The Middle East