Download lesson plans and resources for primary history and literacy at KS1 and KS2 from the Nuffield Foundation. They include the resources you need and examples of the children's work as well.Remembrance Day
A simple explanation of what Remembrance Day is all about from BBC Newsround.Abraham Lincoln Research Site
This website includes a biography, photographs, and information about Abraham Lincoln.St David
A story about Saint David, the patron saint of Wales. It chronicles the history of Saint David and includes some extra reading activities.Write your Name in Runes
See what your name looks like in Viking Runes.Captain James Cook
An official site by the Captain Cook Birthplace Museum about the explorer's life and explorations. It includes photographs and an audio presentation.Grid Club
Grid Club is for children 7 - 11 years of age. It provides educational Flash games on many subjects including English, maths and science.Why do we remember Florence Nightingale?
Here the National Archives website has produced details about Florence Nightingale based on original photographs and documents. Useful as a teacher reference for lesson ideas.Britain's Bayeux Tapestry
You can read the story of William the Conqueror and Harold, Earl of Wessex as told by the Bayeux Tapestry. A Victorian replica of the tapestry is on display in Reading Museum.British Seaside History in Pictures
A selection of photographs, most black and white, of UK seaside resorts each with a brief historical explanation.