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History with the BBC


The BBC help us to learn History in a fun and interesting way, with information, interactive games and quizzes. Follow the links below and delve in to different time periods (blue text). 

Thank you to the BBC 

The Ancient Egyptians

When important Egyptians died they were mummified, play the Mummy Maker game and learn how this process was done.

Egyptian pyramids are amazing. How did they build them without cranes and machinery? Could you be a pyramid builder?

Play the Pyramid Challenge 


The Romans

Prepare the Gladiator for battle. Play the Gladiator game and enter the Emperors arena.


Tudor Clothing

A dress up game with a difference.


Florence Nightingale

The Lady with the Lamp. Learn more about Florence, play the game and try the quiz.


World War Two

Learn how children coped living during the war. be a history detective and play the Time Capsule game.


The Iron Age

Do you think you could have lived in the Iron Age?

Play Iron Age Life and learn to build fires, spin cloth and more.


The Vikings

Many Vikings were warriors join them on a Viking Quest. Learn how to build a longboat and loot the monastery. Can you impress the clan leader or end up on a fishing boat in the North Sea?

Anglo Saxons

          Can you identify some very old coins? Play Anglo Saxon Coins and learn more about each coin.


Victorians - Whose House

Match the Victorian rooms to the famous characters.

Samuel Pepys

Samuel's diaries helped us to learn important historical facts. Learn more about Samuel, play the game and try the quiz.



The Magna Carta

We had a live internet program showing us the Magna Carta. Learn more about it and try the quiz.