History KS2: True Stories

From Florence Nightingale to Isambard Kingdom Brunel, these short video dramatisations introduce the stories of ten children who grew up and changed the world.

These short films are taken from the original BBC series, True Stories and are suitable for teaching KS2 pupils and older in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and Second Level and older in Scotland.

Alexander Graham Bell
video
Florence Nightingale
video
Harriet Tubman
video
Isambard Kingdom Brunel
video
Mary Anning
video
Edward Jenner
video
Elizabeth Fry
video
Grace Darling
video
Rosa Parks
video
Thomas Barnardo
video