History is one of the most popular parts of HomeWork Elephant. We have broken this down into four main areas:

You will also find some great general sites below.

Hyper History Online - A complex web of complicated information set out in a clever way so that you understand it

Recent History Up Close and Personal - 15 Recent drastic history events and articles on them, from the Great Depression to The Oklahoma City Bombing

Historic Events and Birthdates - An amazing site, select a month and date and nearly all the major events that happened on that day! Did you know that Joseph Priestly, the man who discovered oxygen in my home town of Calne, shares the same birthday as me!

The History Guide has been created for the secondary school student who is either taking history GCSE, or who intends to take an A-Level in history. The purpose of The History Guide is to better prepare yourself for your history classes and to make your time in class more enjoyable and proficient.

The History Net - A superb page with loads of resources for all histories!

Famous Rulers...Present and Past - This site contains lists of heads of state and heads of government usually going back to 1900

WWW Sites for Historians - A couple of resources for the more eager-to-learn historian

Index of Famous Inventors - A huge number of inventors and all set out with a quick-selection!

Discoverers Web Homesite - This has got to be one of the most resource packed sites we have seen! Not very well laid out but with loads of info!

1492 Exhibit - A informative and to the point page about the discovery of America by the Europeans

Brief History of the Internet - A history of all the events leading up to the development of the internet to the new and just-happened events!

Marshall Plan - A piece about the Marshall Plan or the 'Organisation for European Economic Co-operation'

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