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This widget provides a rolling gallery of historical images shared by some of my favourite people on Twitter. A great way to add a visual element to your blog or website, or to have on the screen as your students enter the room! Just click the widget icon at the top left of the image shown here to get the code for yourself!
This widget displays SIGNIFICANT anniversaries in history each day (e.g. 100 years today, 50 years today rather than the pointless type of '73 years ago today' announcements common in similar widgets). You can customise the size, font and colourscheme to match your own blog, website or wiki.
This widget displays inspirational quotes about historical topics and historiography. You can customise the look and feel of the widget to match your blog, website or wiki.
Births (150 years ago today): 1867 - Yevgeny Miller, Russian general (d. 1938)
Births (100 years ago today): 1917 - Phil Rizzuto, American baseball player and sportscaster (d. 2007)
Births (50 years ago today): 1967 - Kim Issel, Canadian ice hockey player
Deaths (650 years ago today): 1367 - Jakushitsu Genk?, Japanese poet (b. 1290)
Deaths (400 years ago today): 1617 - Emperor Go-Y?zei of Japan (b. 1572)
Deaths (150 years ago today): 1867 - Oliver Loving, American rancher, co-developed the Goodnight-Loving Trail (b. 1812)
Deaths (100 years ago today): 1917 - Thomas Ashe, Irish Republican Brotherhood volunteer, and rebel commander (b. 1885)
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Model Essay: Assess the view that After initial failures, Kennedys handling of foreign policy grew increasingly successful as time went on
Advisor to the Kaiser! A new online simulation!
The Rise of Hitler Images
President Johnson An Introduction to LBJ
The Mystery of Pompeii: stand-alone lesson
Historiography: Historians on the Rise of Hitler
ClassTools.net Arcade Games: Kennedys Foreign Policy
Factual test Kennedys Foreign Policy
Classroom debate How successful was Kennedys foreign policy?
Escape the Room! Mission Havana, 1959
Escape Room: Mission: Galileo 1610
Printable Calendar of Historical Anniversaries 2017-2018
Recommended Films for the History Classroom
Rise and rule of authoritarian states: IB History Paper 2 sample question generator
Spotify Jukebox Songs for the History Classroom