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The Story of Buddha for Children

A straightforward story of the life of Sakyamuni Buddha which you can print off and colour if you wish.

Teachers, Pupils
7-11 year olds
Time to Fight a Fire

A variation of the 'Wheels on the Bus' song, this time with a fire engine. The animation tells the story of how fire fighters receive an emergy call through to how they put out a fire.

Teachers, Pupils, Parents
2-5 year olds
The Story of Africa - Slavery

Here this BBC site examines the history of the slave trade from its roots to the time when it ended.

Teachers, Pupils
14-18 year olds
What's that noise?

An animated, narrated story for young children about animals and the noises they make.

3-5 year olds
Ancient India

Designed especially for Key Stage 2 children and their teachers, this site from the British Museum focuses on six themes about Ancient India which include Geography, The Buddha, Indus Valley and Early Hinduism.

Teachers, Pupils
7-11 year olds
BBC Bitesize English Key Stage 1

Video clips on Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar, Reading and Writing, Speaking and Listening and Types of Text.

5-7 year olds
What Did Children Eat in World War 2?

A resource which demonstrates the different aspects of rationing during the Second World War and its effects on ordinary British people. It includes cross-curricular teaching ideas.

7-14 year olds
William Wilberforce

Explore the life and political and social achievements of William Wilberforce, the Hull MP, who was instrumental in the campaign to abolish British involvement in the Transatlantic Slave Trade.

7-14 year olds
The Aesop for Children

Aesop for Children contains the text of selected fables, pictures, video, and interactive animations, and will be enjoyed by readers of any age. Interact with the charming illustrations to see and hear them move.

Teachers, Pupils
5-11 year olds
Grace Darling

Grace Darling was a heroine from Victorian times. Watch the story here.

5-14 year olds
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