Here are some amazing websites to go and visit to help you with your History learning:
English Heritage: The Story of England
BBC Learn: The Story of Britain
British Museum: Visit the museum from home
The School Run - Best History websites for home
On this Day in History!
Have you ever wondered what else happened on the day that you were born? What was the main news story? What song was at the top of the charts? Who else shares a birthday with you? Check out this day in History and find out what happened on your birthday and why not find out what happened on other people in your family's birthdays.
History in the News
There are constantly new discoveries being made of historical importance that continue to inform us about life in the past. These are some of the most recent discoveries, click on the links below to find out more:
Bronze Age slab found in France is the oldest 3D map in Europe
Lost golden city found in Egypt reveals the lives of Ancient Pharaohs
New Roman settlement discovered in Leicestershire
Reading through History
If you are like me and you love a good book it is a great way to find out more information about your topic and what life was really like in the past. Check out some of these fantastic books that are linked to our school themes. Ask your teachers if you can't find a copy of any that catch your eye as we have most of these books in school or maybe you could suggest one as your class reader !