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Places in Lincoln you can explore from your armchair. Stuck at home?

Places in Lincoln you can explore from your armchair

You can experience some of Lincoln’s amazing treasures from the comfort of your armchair by taking virtual online tours. The coronavirus lockdown in the UK has created a number of issues for people, not least when it comes to work and shopping. But entertainment can also be a challenge, and by now the charm of boardgames and Netflix may be wavering. Primary Topic Websites. We have put together a short list of websites that may be useful for teaching particular topics.

Primary Topic Websites

Please note this is not an exhaustive list, the sites are not necessarily ones we endorse and are by no means fully tried and tested by us, but are simply the result of a little research to put what seem to be useful sites all in one place for you. If you have any great sites to add, please let us know! Great Fire of London The Tudors Ancient Greece. Smithsonian Open Access. Ancient Greek Gods & Goddesses Facts For Kids. Ancient Greek Gods Welcome to our Greek Gods and Goddesses page here on History for Kids.

Ancient Greek Gods & Goddesses Facts For Kids

We have some fun facts and pictures for you to color. You will learn some interesting facts about each God as you read down the page. Take your time there is a lot of information on this page, check out the quick facts also if you just need a quick understanding and characteristics of each one. Ancient Greek History for Kids - Fun Facts to Learn. KS2 History - Ancient Greece. Google Arts & Culture. History - British History in depth: British History Timeline. Henry VIII Video - Henry VIII. iWonder - Queen Victoria: The woman who redefined Britain’s monarchy. Interactive timelines: Comparing the reigns of Victoria and Elizabeth. We've sent an email with instructions to create a new password.

Interactive timelines: Comparing the reigns of Victoria and Elizabeth

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Welcome back, {* welcomeName *}! {* loginWidget *} The Battle of Britain Historical Timeline. Battle of britain kenley common 4. Bomb Sight - Mapping the World War 2 London Blitz Bomb Census. Old Maps Online. Learn History Facts. Lincoln photos, maps, books, memories - Francis Frith. The core printed primary and secondary sources for the medieval and modern history of the British Isles.

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Historypin

Great, you've created a tour - now it needs some pins. You can choose from exisiting pins on Historypin. When you see a pin you like, click the repin button: To find pins, browse Historypin or choose them from your own profile. If you want to upload brand new pins, go for it. Once you've gathered all your pins, click "edit tour" to re-arrange the order they appear in. Sorry, this collection doesn't have any pins yet. Sorry, this tour doesn't have any pins yet. Oh dear, this collection doesn't have any pins yet. If you've got relevant photos, videos or sound recordings to hand, you can pin them to this collection.

World History Timeline World history timeline map, showing the world in 3500 BC. Timeline of History. British Library - Sounds. Britain from Above.

Iron Age

Battle of Britain. First World War. Virtual Romans. Virtual Heritage - Hadrian's Wall. Brunton Turret. Virtual Heritage presents "Hadrian's Wall.

Virtual Heritage - Hadrian's Wall. Brunton Turret

Brunton Turret", second Virtual 3D Tour over the most interesting places along the Hadrian's Wall. Brunton Turret (also known as Turret 26B) is one of the best preserved turrets on the line of Hadrian's Wall. It is located east from Roman Cilurnum fort in Chesters, and west from the Onnum fort in Haltonchesters. Rome Reborn 2.2: A Tour of Ancient Rome in 320 CE. Ancient Greece - Acropolis - Build a Temple - The British Museum. History - Virtual tours. Pudding Lane Productions, Crytek Off The Map. Primary History - Vikings. History - Archaeology History in depth: Ages of Treasure Timeline. Bronze Age - Early people. Tollund Man. By Susan K.

Tollund Man

Lewis Posted 02.07.06 NOVA He has become the face of Iron Age Europe. But in 1950, when men cutting peat near the village of Tollund, Denmark, stumbled upon him, they thought he was a modern murder victim. The Museum of The Stone Age, about stone age tools, The Stone Age, lithic technology, stoneage tools, indian artifacts, palaeolithic flint tools, mesolithic flint tools, neolithic flint tools. Course: Interactive History. The Stone Age Archeological prehistory,is commonly divided chronologically into distinct periods, based on the development of tools from stone to bronze and iron, as well as changes in culture and climate that can be determined from the archeological record; but the boundaries of these periods are uncertain, and the changes between them gradual.

Course: Interactive History

The earliest inhabitants of Britain for whom there is compelling evidence are bands of hunters living in Southern and Western England during the Hoxnian interglacial (about 380,000 to 400,000 BC). The Spanish Armada. Publication date: 9th December 2010 by Jon Nichol Spanish Armada Beacon This is a highly interactive and stimulating simulation for years 3 and 4, and a very effective way of involving children in a range of issues.

The Spanish Armada

We introduced the story of the Armada, outlining the main parties involved and the nature of the conflict. The only place in the UK where you can ride in a Lancaster Bomber - Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre. History & Heritage. Stone Age teaching resources from the UK’s museums. © Creswell Crags Stone Age teaching resources from the UK’s museumsA virtual Stone Age We love Virtually The Ice Age, the online learning resource from Creswell Crags (see photo above), where pupils can discover more about the Stone Age, including: Stone Age people, archaeology and excavation techniques, and the natural world.

Stone Age teaching resources from the UK’s museums

Don’t miss Could You have Survived The Ice Age? Section with a quiz and more info about Stone Age art, camp sites and the tools Stone Age people used. The Stone Age for KS1 and KS2 children. Neolithic farmers - Early people. BBC History - BBC History. BBC Schools - World War One. Cultural Institute. Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain. Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain Seventeen decorated caves of the Paleolithic age were inscribed as an extension to the Altamira Cave, inscribed in 1985.

The property will now appear on the List as Cave of Altamira and Paleolithic Cave Art of Northern Spain. The property represents the apogee of Paleolithic cave art that developed across Europe, from the Urals to the Iberian Peninusula, from 35,000 to 11,000 BC. Because of their deep galleries, isolated from external climatic influences, these caves are particularly well preserved. The caves are inscribed as masterpieces of creative genius and as the humanity’s earliest accomplished art. Collection search. Registration numbers The most common type of Museum number begins with the year of acquisition. Creswell Crags Museum and Visitor Centre - Inspiring and educational guided cave tours. The largest hoard of Anglo-Saxon gold ever found. Sutton Hoo. On a small hill above the river Deben in Suffolk is a strange-looking field, covered with grassy mounds of different sizes. For several hundred years what lay under them was a mystery.

Then in 1938, an archaeologist called Basil Brown started digging under mounds 2, 3 and 4, where he found a few, mostly broken, Anglo-Saxon objects which had been buried alongside their owner's bodies. Sadly, grave robbers had taken most of what was there. WIth a little more hope he started on the biggest mound, Mound 1. He did not know that the treasures under Mound 1 would turn out to be the most amazing set of Anglo-Saxon objects ever found. Resources for teachers Using this tour as a starting point for enquiries: Download Sutton Hoo teachers' notes (30 Kb) Download a student activity sheet (49 Kb)

Sutton Hoo. Fun for all the family, all year round A family using a tracker pack available from visitor reception There is something for all ages at Sutton Hoo, explore the estate with a seasonal trail, take a tour around the burial mounds with one of our family friendly guides, make your own Sutton Hoo helmet or shield with 'Get Crafty' and dress up as an Anglo-Saxon in our award winning exhibition hall. To find out more about what's on offer for families and facilities available, follow the link below.