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GCSE Bitesize Revision - History

If you are studying GCSE History, then stop by this site. It has excellent notes.

Pupils
14-16 year olds
The Great War

An exhibition from the Public Record Office on the First World War. There are six different investigations which tell the story of the war. Original sources have been chosen to highlight the role of important events. Excellent!

Teachers, Pupils
11-18 year olds
Home Front 1939 - 1945

A site from the National Archives Learning Curve which presents original documents to support information about aspects of the Second World War such as preparations for war, evacuation, women at war, spies and more. The interactive parts no longer work.

Pupils
11-16 year olds
SchoolHistory.co.uk

A well designed site with downloadable worksheets, online quizzes and categorised internet links for secondary school history pupils and teachers. 1000 free worksheets. Also premium subscription membership.

Teachers, Pupils
11-16 year olds
Growing Up in the Second World War

The Second World War was a time of major upheaval for children in Britain with over a million evacuated from towns and cities. Here are 11 ways children were affected by the Second World War.

Teachers, Pupils
9-14 year olds
WW2 People's War

A fascinating archive of Second World War memories written by the public and gathered together by the BBC. It includes a photo gallery. There are lesson plans and worksheets for educators too.

Teachers, Pupils
11-18 year olds
Historic Royal Palaces - History and Stories

Discover interesting facts about Henry VIII and find out why he was so feared. Learn about his six wives and also about Queen Victoria and her empire.

Pupils
7-11 year olds
Simon Hinds History Videos

Excellent YouTube video lessons to help you with GCSE or IGCSE modern world History exams.

Teachers, Pupils
14-18 year olds
The Norman Conquest

A clear account of the Norman Conquest from BBC Bitesize including the background of the rival claims to the British throne.

Pupils
11-13 year olds
What was it like in Roman Britain?

Find out what it was like in Roman Britain and what customs the Romans brought with them. It covers family life and there is an interactive villa to explore.

Pupils
7-11 year olds
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