Magic Grandad and the children meet Charles Darwin and find out about animal camouflage.
A visit to First World War battlefields, then on to the Tomb of the Unknown Warrior.
The children meet Mrs Beeton, a cook and author, who knows all about housekeeping.
The children meet Amy Johnson who flew solo to Australia from Britain in the 1930s.
Two teams find as much evidence as they can about Victorian children at play.
Two teams try to find as much evidence as they can about Victorian children at school.
Angellica Bell finds out about Victorian children at work.
Series of historical programmes following Ancient Egypt to modern-day Britain
Time Lines homepage
Series tracing topics through history from ancient Egypt to modern-day Britain
Walk Through Time homepage
A look at the lives of children during World War Two
Reconstructed story of Nakht and Deba as they work on building the Great Pyramid of Khufu.
An educational look at the Pyramids and the motivation behind their construction.
Schools history series for 7- to 9-year-olds, looking at the six wives of Henry VIII
Henry's Wives homepage
A journey through Pakistan and India, looking at the 4,500-year-old Indus civilisation.
History for schoolchildren aged seven to 11
Indus Civilisation homepage
The story of the Spanish conquistador Hernan Cortes, who conquered what is now Mexico.
Jayne Constantinis finds evidence in modern-day Mexico City of the great Aztec empire.
Schools history series looking at aspects of life in Ancient Greece
Ancient Greece homepage
Educational series for five- to 11-year-olds describing influence of the Romans on Britain
Romans in Britain homepage
Children's education series discussing the influence of black people on the world
Black History homepage
Children's history series chronicling the influence of Saxons and Vikings on Britain
Saxons and Vikings homepage
Children's history series.
Britain Since 1948 homepage
Looking at how people were entertained 450 years ago.
Exploring what our streets and buildings were like 450 years ago.
Looking at what people ate 450 years ago.
A look at the style of Tudor homes and how they were furnished.
Educational programme on the lives of rich and poor kids in Tudor times.