Below are free secondary history teaching resources for teachers in UK schools at KS3 and KS4 level to help you save time spent on lesson planning. Secondary school history teachers may find these websites useful for developing their own lesson plans or for signposting their pupils to innovative online content.
Key Stage 3
Kids can learn about Scottish History on the LTS Scotland website.
The Ancient Egypt site is for 7 to 13 year olds and has a range of info on historical figures, the architecture and artifacts.
Take a look at this digital recreation of Ancient Rome, ideal for making the city come alive.
Key Stage 4
The BBC World War One resource is a large collection of newspaper articles from the time of the war.
The government run Learning Curve site is a resource for Key Stage 1 through through to 5 and includes national archives in print, audio and film.
The British Museum Ancient Civilizations site has sections on religion, cities, writings, buildings and much more.
We hope you find these free teaching resources for history teachers to be very useful for Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 lesson planning.