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History


Martin Luther King Song

Martin Luther King Song

A Martin Luther King song for kids that can be used Martin Luther King Day or Black History Month.
The Middle Ages

The Middle Ages

5 Things You Should Know about History

Discover five things you should know about the Middle Ages: how long it lasted, medieval society, what feudalism was, the two phrases in the Middle Ages (Early Middle Ages and Late Middle Ages), what warfare was like during that time and medieval...Show More
Prehistory

Prehistory

5 Things You Should Know about History

Discover five things you should know about Prehistory - which includes the Stone Age - the earliest period in human history which starts with our first human ancestors and ends with the invention of writing. Children will learn about the...Show More
Palaeolithic Times

Palaeolithic Times

5 Things You Should Know about History

Discover five things you should know about one of the stages of the prehistoric Stone Age - the Palaeolithic times. This video will answer questions like: When did Palaeolithic times begin? What does "palaeolithic" mean? How was fire discovered?...Show More
Neolithic Times

Neolithic Times

5 Things You Should Know about History

Discover five things you should know about one of the stages of the prehistoric Stone Age, the Neolithic Times. This video answers questions like: When did the Neolithic times begin? What does "neolithic" mean? How did agriculture and cattle...Show More
The Age of Metals

The Age of Metals

5 Things You Should Know about History

Discover five things you should know about the Age of Metals which we divide into the Copper Age, Bronze Age and Iron Age. This video answers questions like: When did the Age of Metals begin? What did that mean for agriculture and cattle raising?...Show More
International Women's Day

International Women's Day

Miniclips

International Women’s Day is celebrated every year on March 8 – but why is this day important? What does the day signify? This Miniclip explores the origins of women’s suffrage throughout New Zealand’s modern history including the...Show More
Means of Transport

Means of Transport

Spot the Different One: Visual Attention

Educational video for kids to spot the different transport icon emoji. This challenge is a wonderful resource to practice visual attention skills and mental agility. Students will have 15 seconds to spot the different emoji. Will players be able...Show More
Ancient Egypt

Ancient Egypt

5 Things You Should Know about History

Discover five things you should know about Ancient Egypt: the Pyramids of Giza, mummies, Egyptian civilization, the Nile River and the pharaohs. Do you know which pyramids are the most important ones? And which is the second largest river in the...Show More
The Roman Empire

The Roman Empire

5 Things You Should Know about History

Discover five things you should know about the Roman Empire: when Rome was founded, the legend of Romulus and Remus, the Roman monarchy regime, the Roman Republic, the Roman emperors and the role of political institutions like the Senate. Did you...Show More
Ancient Greece

Ancient Greece

5 Things You Should Know about History

Discover five things you should know about Ancient Greece: when this civilization emerged, how Greeks colonized new territories, how they expanded around the Mediterranean Sea and how they founded their poleis (cities). Did you know that Sparta...Show More
The Industrial Revolution

The Industrial Revolution

5 Things You Should Know about History

Discover five things you should know about the Industrial Revolution: when and where it started, as well as the changes in production models and means of transportation. Discover the invention of the telegraph and loads of other fun facts!
Fun Photo Albums

Fun Photo Albums

History for Kids: Present and Past Family Life

It’s time to celebrate! Christmas, Hanukkah, weddings and New Year’s Eve... so many special events that different people in Australia enjoy. We can talk about them and remember all the fun times through photographs.
Delightful Diaries

Delightful Diaries

History for Kids: Present and Past Family Life

Discover how to talk about the past, present and future. Use and understand dates and times with ease as you begin your journey into the world of history!
The Present and the Past

The Present and the Past

History for Kids: Present and Past Family Life

Be curious. See the past come to life. Immerse yourself in a world before cars or planes as you discover that every family is full of fascinating history!
Celebrations and Commemorations: Armistice Day

Celebrations and Commemorations: Armistice Day

Miniclips

Each year at 11am on November 11 we remember those who died in World War I, and commemorate those who represent New Zealand in conflicts past and present. This Miniclip provides a simplified context for the beginning of the Great War, the signing...Show More
Superior Chef Maya

Superior Chef Maya

History of Early Civilisations: Maya

This entertaining reality TV parody introduces traditional Maya diet, ingredients and food preparation.
Lion's Lair: Maya

Lion's Lair: Maya

History of Early Civilisations: Maya

Maya inventors present their ideas to a panel of entrepreneurs, hoping for an investment of cacao beans, in this entertaining reality TV parody.
How to Look Great Maya

How to Look Great Maya

History of Early Civilisations: Maya

This entertaining reality TV parody shows traditional male and female Maya clothing, as well as fashion accessories and body decoration in different social groups.
The Maya Novice

The Maya Novice

History of Early Civilisations: Maya

This entertaining reality TV parody gives an insight into traditional Maya jobs, social structure and career expectations.
Great Designs Maya

Great Designs Maya

History of Early Civilisations: Maya

In this entertaining reality TV parody, a labourer designs, builds and furnishes his nah, or traditional Maya home.
How to Look Great Islam

How to Look Great Islam

History of Early Civilisations: Islam

This entertaining reality TV parody shows traditional male and female Islamic clothing circa AD900, as two plainly clothed merchants prepare to visit the House of Wisdom.
Great Designs Islam

Great Designs Islam

History of Early Civilisations: Islam

In this entertaining reality TV parody, a nomad has decided to settle down in AD900 Baghdad. He designs, builds and furnishes his traditional family house.
The Islam Novice

The Islam Novice

History of Early Civilisations: Islam

This entertaining reality TV parody introduces AD900 Baghdad and the typical occupations for both men and women, touching on how women were respected but lacked influence in early Islamic society.
Superior Chef Islam

Superior Chef Islam

History of Early Civilisations: Islam

This entertaining reality TV parody introduces early Islamic diet, ingredients and food preparation circa AD900.