Useful websites

BBC history

John D Clare

BBC Bitesize

EDUQAS website

Things to watch or listen to

Horrible Histories

The Past and the Curious (podcast)

Stuff you Missed in History Class (podcast)

Battlefield Britain Series

Last Days of…series

Time Team

The World at War Series

Crash Course in History (KS4)

A History of Britain Series

Elizabeth I David Starkey

1917 (15)

The Pianist (15)

12 Years a Slave (15)

Joyeux Noel Accordion content

Things to read

Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl

Black and British, David Olusoga

Elizabeth, David Starkey

Kay’s Marvellous Medicine, Adam Kay

Little People, Big Dreams series

Little Leaders series

Forgotten Voices series

BBC History Magazine

Hindsight Magazine

Fantastically Great Women series

Coming to England, Floella Benjamin

Places to visit

Sea City Museum

Portsmouth Historic Dockyard

Portchester Castle

Southsea Castle

London – The Tower of London, V&A museum, Imperial War Museum, Hampton Court Palace

Fort Nelson

Tudor House

Isle of Wight – Osbourne House, Carisbrooke Castle

Winchester Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral


Windsor Castle

Bovington Tank Museum

Corfe Castle  

Things to do

Visit places of historic significance

Listen to podcasts

Watch documentaries

Talk to your family about their experiences or those of relatives