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The Three Pyramids

This is an online game from National Museums Scotland called the Three Pyramids. It’s a platform game aimed at children aged 7-11, designed to teach them about the processes involved in mummifying a body and preparing it for the afterlife.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

7-11 year olds
World Music Composer

Listen to clips of music from around the world and use them to create your own composition.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

7-11 year olds
Tudors - How One Family Shaped Britain

Discover more about how the Tudor dynasty helped to shape Britain, from promoting global trade and industry, to establishing England’s first national navy.

Pupils

Tablet friendly

10-14 year olds
Who is Georgia O'Keeffe?

Take the time to look at the world of Georgia O'Keeffe who painted mountains, skulls and flowers.

Pupils

Tablet friendly

9-14 year olds
Planet Under Pressure

BBC News Online explores our planet's most pressing environmental issues. The site takes a look at six areas where a crisis could be brewing: food, water, energy, climate change, biodiversity and pollution.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet friendly

14-18 year olds
Energy Home

Do you know what energy is and what uses energy? Find out here by exploring the rooms in the house. A great site with audio and animations that are fun. The site also covers electrical safety and power generation. Superb!

Teachers, Pupils

Partly tablet friendly

5-7 year olds
Liberty, Equality, Fraternity: Exploring the French Revolution

A first-class site on this period of French history which has images, a timeline and essays. It includes information from the social causes of the Revolution through to the legacies it left.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet friendly

14-18 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

Tablet friendly

11-16 year olds
Africans in America

Historical narrative on slavery in America. A well designed site with a resource bank of annotated images and documents, stories and commentaries.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet friendly

14-18 year olds
Build a Roman Fort

Where does a Roman Army live? Here you can build a virtual Roman fort and find out about the everyday objects that Roman soldiers used.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

7-11 year olds
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