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Schoolhistory.co.uk

Created by Andrew Field. This site offers extensive coverage of the national curriculum and has a wide variety of exceptional activities for students. Teachers will also find this a valuable resource with a large downloads section and a variety of lesson plans for use with CD Rom.
Sitesforteachers.com
Extensive selection of resources for teachers and students covering all areas of the national Curriculum.
Spartacus Educational The Spartacus Educational Encyclopedia covers American and British history. It is an excellent and extensive resource for use in research projects and is compiled by the well known author of History text books, John Simkin.
The History Channel The History Channel offers activities and background information on History from around the world. The site has quizzes and a good classroom section.

The BBC

The BBC site offers a range of activities for students following history courses in each Key Stage. These range from being excellent 'bitesize' test and reminders to quizzes and activities that are ideal for younger students.
College and Graduate Resources
 
Khan Academy Over 3000 educational videos covering most topics and skills.
Gradschools An extensive Directory of Educational Courses in all subject areas.
General sites
 
Schoolscience Odd that a Science website should be recommended for history students. However anyone studying medicine through time will find the history of medicine section very helpful indeed. Some of the best online lessons available.
The Norman Conquest Site Superb site about the Norman Conquest of England. Created by a teacher for use with students this site has really got to grips with the needs of Year 7 students. Easy to access text with activities of differing challenge. Ideal for classroom use.
WGS History

An extensive and expanding collection of resources for students to use when revising or developing skills. Well worth a visit.

History on the net

An excellent collection of resources. Currently this site covers the Romans and the Tudors with work well under way on the Stuarts.

EdHelper.com

A wide range of resources covering all subject areas.

Links for Specific areas.

Roman Links

Castles links are built into the unit

The Stuarts

Twentieth Century World Links

First World War Links

American Revolution Links

Second World War Links

Ancient Greece Links

The Great Plague Links

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Recommended Resources

Medicinethroughtime.co.uk - new site. Including Blog and use of twitter for free text / IM revision tips.

   

 

SchoolsHistory.org.uk highly recommends these sites:

gcsehistory.org.uk - new site aiming to provide an accessible narrative for GCSE History pupils.
Schoolhistory.co.uk - fantastic range of interactive games, revision materials and links.
ActiveHistory.co.uk - outstanding use of ICT to engage pupils.
Thinkinghistory.co.uk - a brilliant range of learning activities from Ian Dawson
JohnDClare.net - simply the best for Modern World GCSE students
History.org.uk - resources and CPD materials from the Historical Association.
Historyboxes.com - make your lessons 'real' with artefacts and living history provided by experts
Schoolshistory.com - same author as this site, just put together in a slightly different way!
Medicinethroughtime.co.uk - all new resources for teachers and pupils of the SHP Medicine course
Crimeandpunishmentthroughtime.co.uk - A new site providing resources for teachers and pupils of the Crime and Punishment unit
Rouseabout.co.uk - excellent range of photographs of Yorkshire scenery.
Wallarms.com Militaria - a range of interesting pieces of militaria is available via tihs site
The Turkey Inn, Goose Eye, Oakworth - great historical public house with loads of great beer and a lovely atmosphere