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Sometimes, one simple picture can tell you more about history than any story you might read or any document you might analyze.

Sometimes, one simple picture can tell you more about history than any story you might read or any document you might analyze. Plus, the look on the boys face in the last picture kills me. Utter happiness for something as simple as shoes.

Periods and eras in English history. (it's about time I learn this history of my ancestors going WAAAY back.)

Periods and eras in English history. There are many great historical novels to expand our understanding of the impact many of these people had on what we do today.

23 fascinating books about history's geniuses, including Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly and other great books for women.

23 fascinating books about history's geniuses, including Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly and other great books for women. [ "For Rae : 23 fascinating

Hands-on History Activities for Learning about Ancient Civilizations

Hands-on History Activities for Learning about Ancient Civilizations

Hands-on History Activities for Learning about Ancient Civilizations. Making a connection to the past through hands-on learning keeps it fun.

Mapping the Empires of History #Infographic #History

Mapping the Empires of History #Infographic

This graphic shows how history's mightiest empires compared - Business Insider

Information and facts about Henry...good idea for history classes and graphics!

Understanding King Henry VIII’s colourful reign in a nutshell - he led a colorful and controversial reign.

Winston Churchill 20 Poster

Important quote to help students realize why it's so essential to learn about the past. Make history relatable to students!

Lodging (or 'Doss') House on Paternoster Row, London, c1900. Many of the poorest…

I reference Paternoster in SIS. Lodging (or 'Doss') House on Paternoster Row, London, Many of the poorest people had to sleep in such overcrowded common houses for about per night.

History? More like OURstory, 23 Tumblr Text Posts About History That Are Just Funny

23 Tumblr Posts About History That Are Just Really Funny

Now I Know More About History

Now I Know More About History

Bad Pun Dog: I asked the librarian for a book about Pavlov's dogs and Schrodinger's cat. She said it rang a bell, but she didn't know if it was there or not.

On being an historian. | 23 Tumblr Text Posts About History That Are Just Funny

23 Tumblr Posts About History That Are Just Really Funny

Finding humor in history. On Columbus. On revolutions. On Copernicus. On Americans. On being an historian. On Italian literature. On the Founding Fathers. On Henry VIII. On English history. On King Arthur.

GENETIC BOUNDARIES: 'A pioneering study into [Britain's] genetic heritage ... shows that up to 40 per cent of [British] DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations in 450-600AD. The project, carried out by Oxford University, is particularly interesting because it would seem that this genetic make-up bears out those old traditions and clichés about how [people] relate to each other. So the age-old rivalries between Devon and Cornwall – take…

Ancient boundaries are the strongest

GENETIC BOUNDARIES: 'A pioneering study into [Britain's] genetic heritage . shows that up to 40 per cent of [British] DNA may be from Germanic ancestors, and not the Vikings, thanks to the Anglo-Saxon migrations in The project, carried out by

Programmes for Schools and Colleges. (I'd forgotten all about these, thanks to @Rosie HW Posy for pinning it).

Programmes for Schools and Colleges. Yeh, it was great when we had a TV programme lesson. I remember ours was called Watch and that would have been approx 1968