Updated 9-5-19

  1. Critical Past–original videos from mid-1800’s and forward of amazing events in world history.
  2. Gettysburg Battle app
  3. History Central
  4. History for Kids--written by a ‘kid’ in well-chosen words his peers will understand
  5. History for Kids—facts, games, quotes
  6. Media History Project
  7. Pass the Past–educational game to help students prepare for Virginia’s Standard’s of Learning (SOL) exams with a focus on World, United States and Virginia history, civics, and geography. (app)
  8. Playing History--games on all sorts of historic topics; may be young for HS or perfect
  9. Timelapse–watch the world change over time


  1. Ellis Island
  2. Mt. Vernon
  3. Native American Conflicts
  4. Oregon Trail—virtual tour

American History

American Revolution


  1. Biographies

California History

Civil War

  1. Civil War–by the Smithsonian; MS and HS; a mystery game while learning about the period (app)
  2. Civil War Today–For less than one penny per day you can experience the war as it unfolded, one day at a time, with daily updates that let you live the events in “real-time” over four years. (app)


  1. Egyptian Madlibs
  2. Egyptian Pyramids

Greece and Rome


  1. Maps–historic map works
  2. Maps–historical maps
  3. Maps–old maps and more

World History

  1. Digital Breakouts–review or assessment in a gamelike format; includes mostly history, but other topics; high school
  2. WW II wartime recipes



2 thoughts on “History

  1. Check out History Games and simulations at HistorySimulation.com

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