News Tagged 'Victorian History'

Victorian Christmas

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Victorian ChristmasVictorian Christmas traditions, such as: cards, crackers, turkey, the tree, decorations and Santa have a huge impact on how we celebrate Christmas today. No other period influenced the way we celebrate Christmas more than the Victorian era did.

Primary Facts  – This site has a page about Victorian Christmas Facts and Information, covering:

  • Christmas Cards
  • Christmas Crackers
  • Presents and gifts
  • Christmas Dinner and other bits. It is a very useful starting point ...

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Victorian Schools

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Victorian SchoolsVictorian schools, or rather school buildings, are very familiar to many children in the UK as they are often still in use today. However, how the school s were run in that era was very different!

Primary Facts – This site gives a simple set of facts about education in Victorian times.

Primary Homework Help – Has a page of links ...

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Victorian Houses

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Victorian HousesVictorian houses were very different to what children today consider home.

Primary Homework Help – Looks at inside Victorian houses, identifying the difference between rich and poor homes in Victorian times.

Fun Kids – This site has a section called The Victorian House in their webpage about Victorian London. This one thinks firstly about what the outside of a Victorian ...

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Author Charles Dickens

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Author Charles DickensAuthor Charles Dickens, writing in Victorian London, is a great source of information about the life and times of children during that period. This collection of links has been brought together to support any classroom topic about Dickens, or the Victorian era.

Charles Dickens: Interesting Facts and Information  – Primary Facts shares loads of fact and fun facts ...

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