The Ultimate History Resource

Augustus of Prima Porta. (c. AD 30). Vatican Museums, Rome.
Augustus of Prima Porta. (c. AD 30). Vatican Museums, Rome. Source:
  • Are you a teacher or student of History at high school, college?
  • Do you want to improve your understanding of the subject and improve your results on assessment tasks?
  • Do you wish you could find simple explanations and clear examples for difficult concepts like source analysis and evaluation?

 If so, then History Skills is your most valuable resource. 


History Skills provides you with a wide range of explanations, examples and scaffolds in order to help you get the most out of the subject.


Whether you need to develop your historical knowledge, learn source criticism skills, prepare for essays and exams, understand how to quote and reference sources, or even need to find primary and secondary sources online, you will find everything you need.

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History Skills' First Textbook Released

History Skills is a contributing author on the new Ancient Rome senior Ancient History textbook by the History Teachers' Association of Victoria. Inspect it now by clicking this link.

History Skills Has Been Featured on Daily Edventures

The creator of has been featured on the daily blog of Anthony Salcito, the Vice President of Worldwide Education at Microsoft. Read the interview transcript here.

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