Find great educational resources

Browse by subject and age group

The Great Fire of London

A first class learning site about the Great Fire of London. There is an interactive, animated story and excellent background information at different levels of detail. The site has excellent teacher resources.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet friendly

5-16 year olds
A Step Back in Time

See what happens when Josie and Gleep the alien travel back in time to Victorian times. How many differences to today can you find?

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

6-7 year olds
Design a Victorian Room

Choose from a selection of floors, lighting, wall coverings and furniture to furnish a Victorian drawing room. You can print out your room if you like.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

5-11 year olds
Heritage Explorer

Teaching activities provide a selected image supported by a teaching idea and associated worksheets, notes or whiteboard downloads. They ask a Key Question targeted at specific National Curriculum related historical topics.

Teachers

Partly tablet friendly

5-18 year olds
Learn ICT Picture Gallery

This superb gallery has a range of images for you to use in school projects. The pictures are arranged under topics such as artists, celebrations, World War II, religious artefacts and seasons.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet friendly

3-16 year olds
Mitchell and Kenyon

Fantastic vieo footage from 1902 including Morecombe seafront in Lancashire. Great for an historical look at the development of the seaside resort.

Teachers

Not tablet friendly

5-11 year olds
Samuel Pepys and the Great Fire of London

Though this interactive is aimed at KS1 children which tells a simplified story of the Great Fire of London with information about Samuel Pepys and interactive activities.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

6-8 year olds
Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery for Kids

Worth a look if you are needing information on the Ancient Egyptians, Ancient Greeks, the Romans, Victorians or World War 2.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

5-11 year olds
How to Speak Like an Ancient Roman

A short video from the excellent DK Findout children's encyclopaedia which has some latin words which were used by the Romans. This is ideal as part of a topic on Romans.

Pupils

Tablet friendly

6-11 year olds
Object Lessons

An online display of artefacts with information from Islington Artefacts Library. Great for topics on Victorians and the Second World War. The text is difficult for Key Stage 1 children but the images are excellent.

Teachers

Partly tablet friendly

5-11 year olds
1 2 3