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11-14 yrs

Titanic Journey
Titanic Journey

Journey to the ocean floor and view previously unseen footage of the once-great liner, Titanic, discovering more about her history.

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11-14 yrs

William III: King Billy
William III: King Billy

Did King Billy really ride a white horse and hate Catholics? Discover the truth about Britain's least loved king.

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11-16 yrs

Class Clips - History
Class Clips - History

Need a way of making your History lessons more fun? Look no further - stream video clips from History programmes straight into your classroom.

11-16 yrs

Your Paintings - History
Your Paintings - History

Your Paintings is a website which aims to show the entire UK national collection of oil paintings, the stories behind the paintings, and where to see them for real. Find out how your class can get involved and tag paintings.

14-16 yrs

British Slave Trade and its Abolition
British Slave Trade and its Abolition

The campaign to abolish the British Slave Trade generated a national movement. How were Scots involved? Research the facts and learn the campaign tactics. Gather your evidence, prepare your arguments and fight your own campaign.

14-16 yrs

Free at Last?
Free at Last?

From Jim Crow to Black Power, this site explores the history of race relations in the USA, 1918 – 1968. Examine, interpret and evaluate a wide variety of sources on key areas such as Freedom Summer and the Montgomery Bus Boycott.

14-16 yrs

GCSE Bitesize: History - British Social and Economic History
GCSE Bitesize: History - British Social and Economic History

Take world history in your stride with 'bite-sized' revision that's easier to digest.

14-16 yrs

GCSE Bitesize: History - Modern World History
GCSE Bitesize: History - Modern World History

Take world history in your stride with 'bite-sized' revision that's easier to digest.

14-16 yrs

GCSE Bitesize: History - Schools History Project
GCSE Bitesize: History - Schools History Project

Take world history in your stride with 'bite-sized' revision that's easier to digest.

14-16 yrs

Immigrants and Exiles
Immigrants and Exiles

Get a taste of life as a 19th Century Irish/Scots immigrant with extracts from newspapers, letters, official documents, photos and songs. Learn how to interpret and evaluate these historical sources.

14-16 yrs

Scotland's History
Scotland's History

Scotland's History is the new home for BBC Scotland's history content. With interactive maps and timelines, and video clips from the new series A history of Scotland, there's never been a better way to explore our country's dramatic past.

14-16 yrs

Social Change: Employment 1945 to 1979
Social Change: Employment 1945 to 1979

Discover how life and work has changed in Scotland with a look at four key industries: carpets, oil, cars and shipbuilding. Meet the workers, see and hear their history and share the inspiration.

14-16 yrs

Standard Grade Bitesize: History
Standard Grade Bitesize: History

All you need to know about History for your Standard Grade exams.

14-16 yrs

Wallace and Bruce
Wallace and Bruce

Assume the role of a medieval Scots noble and decide how you will survive the Wars of Independence. Should you fight beside Wallace at Stirling Bridge? Should you switch sides and support King Edward when it all starts to go wrong?

14-16 yrs

World War One
World War One

Read and listen to stories of the War from the people who lived through it.

14-18 yrs

Mary Queen of Scots
Mary Queen of Scots

Explore some key dates from the dramatic life of Mary Queen of Scots and practise your source handling skills using the interactive exercises.

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