A straightforward story of the life of Sakyamuni Buddha which you can print off and colour if you wish.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.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.What's that noise?
An animated, narrated story for young children about animals and the noises they make.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.BBC Bitesize English Key Stage 1
Video clips on Spelling, Punctuation and Grammar, Reading and Writing, Speaking and Listening and Types of Text.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.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.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.Grace Darling
Grace Darling was a heroine from Victorian times. Watch the story here.