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Castles Website Links

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A photograph of a castleCross curricular planning on the theme of castles:

TES Resources Creative Curriculum – Castles

Brendan is Teaching Year 2 cross curricular planning Castles

Castles for Kids

Project Britain Castles

Kids on the net Kids’ Castle

Medieval Europe Mr Donn Castles

National Geographic Ghosts in the Castle

Lego Castle Tour

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The Ancient Egyptians

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Photograph of The Sphinx

Recommended Sites for Pupils

The British Museum – As well as loads of information and stories, this website has lots of challenges such as the hieroglyph challenge.

Mr Donn’s Ancient Egypt for Children – With lots of very clear information presented well.

Snaith Primary – This Ancient Egyptian site has some lovely interactive pages and quizzes.

History for Kids – A comprehensive site written like an ...

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The Tudors & Stuarts – Useful Sites for Teachers

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For those teachers planning to teach the Tudors next term recommended web sites below:

  • National Maritime Museum – Fact files for all explorers
  • Royal Museum Greenwich – Sets of pictures to download
  • –  “From 16th April we will be telling the ‘story of the Mary Rose’ as the original objects are progressively removed from display in preparation for the new museum. Visitors are invited to learn about the ship and her crew through artefact handling and hands-on ...

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The Tudors – Sites for pupils

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There are lots of interactive site for pupils to use when studying The Tudors. Some may suitable for setting as homework tasks, others will help pupils with research.

The Mary Rose web site

Our recommended list:

Channel 4 History Essentials – Henry VIII image banks and worksheets
The Snaith School – Tudors and Elizabethan site
BBC Famous ...

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Google Earth in the Classroom

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A Google Earth Picture

There are several particularly good websites that give teachers wonderful ideas for incorporating Google Earth in to the classroom.

This is a collection of

, it maybe that you could add some more – but, if you are unsure of how to use ...

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