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History Primary Resources

Our primary resources for History are great for helping your pupils take a trip through time. Discover dinosaur fossils, analyse ancient civilisations or explore Ancient Egyptian artifacts with our curriculum-aligned resources.

Our History resources have been carefully divided into relevant sections that work to the KS1 and KS2 National Curriculum and Scottish Curriculum for Excellence guidelines, making them easy to use in lesson plans.

Spanning significant historical events, as well as people and places of local and global significance, National Geographic Kids have it covered. We have resources to help your pupils take a leap into the lives of the Romans, Ancient Greeks and Anglo-Saxons, not to mention key world history resources for pupils to examine and evaluate.

POPULAR HISTORY RESOURCES

St George’s Day: primary resource

Discover the truth behind the legend of Saint George this St George’s Day

The Acropolis primary resource

Learn about the features of the Ancient Greek Acropolis and how it was used

Vikings set sail: primary resource

Watch this video of a young Viking learning to build a ship
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Magna Carta primary resource

How and why were human rights originally protected?

Martin Luther King JR. primary resource

Learn about Martin Luther King JR. and his role in the Civil Rights Movement

Ancient Egyptians primary resource

Discover some of the Ancient Egyptians’ greatest achievements

Ancient Greeks primary resource

Learn about life under Ancient Greek rule in this fun comic strip

Meet the Vikings primary resource

Learn all about the legendary warriors and their way of life

Viking primary resource: Sail and conquer

Learn about Viking voyages and the design of longships

Viking primary resource: Old Norse Gods

Explore Norse mythology and Viking religious beliefs

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Ancient Egyptians primary resource

Discover some of the Ancient Egyptians’ greatest achievements

Meet the Vikings primary resource

Learn all about the legendary warriors and their way of life

Romans primary resource

Discover the secrets of the Roman Empire and life in Ancient Rome

Magna Carta primary resource

How and why were human rights originally protected?

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