Digital Resources

Free Resources


Source Criticism Reference Sheet

(This is a complimentary resource and is free to download)

This is a table of all source criticism skills. A great reference tool for students as it includes hyperlinks to additional information for each skill. (PDF format)

 

FREE

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Source Criticism Skills Poster

(This is a complimentary resource and is free to download)

This is a visual guide to the source analysis and evaluation skills, presented in a way to aid memorisation. (PDF format)

 

FREE

Download here

 

Student Worksheets


Background Research Worksheet

Ready-to-use digital worksheet for background research on any topic. It has blank tables with question prompts to aid successful completion.

$2.00

Source Criticism Worksheet

A ready-to-use table for source analysis and evaluation. There are prompts for each criticism skill with space for individual answers, as well as hyperlinks to additional information for further help with each skill. (Microsoft Word format)

$2.50

Cause and Consequence Graphic Organiser

A table where students can list the causes and consequences (both long and short term) for any given historical event. Great for dealing with complex historical events. (Word Document format)

$2.50

Timeline Creator (Years)

A nifty Microsoft Excel spreadsheet that allows the user to enter years and sort events by categories. The spreadsheet maps out the events by category in a tabled view that allows the user to see the relationship between the events. Simple yet powerful.

$4.50

Historical Knowledge Exam Revision Worksheet

A worksheet specifically designed to help student compile all of the necessary information to successfully prepare for the Historical Knowledge component of exams. It has sections where students demonstrate significant people, places, terms, as well as cause and consequences, change on continuity, as well as motives and historical empathy. The format allows it to be used for any historical topic or student level.

$4.50

History Research Journal

A ready-to-use digital student research journal that follows the same 9-step research process from the History Skills website. Each research stage has explanations, blank tables and hyperlinks to examples to aid with the completion of essay research. There is space for 10 unique sources, each with its own table for the collection of both direct and indirect quotes. (Microsoft Word format)

$9.00

Online Classroom Access


Year 7 Online Classroom Access 2019

This provides full access to all current Year 7 Units in the Classroom section of the History Skills website for the 2019 calendar year (January to December).

Current units: Egypt, Greece, Rome, and China.

$15.00

Year 8 Online Classroom Access 2019

This provides full access to all current Year 8 Units in the Classroom section of the History Skills website for the 2019 calendar year (January to December).

Current units: Middle Ages, Feudal Japan, and Fall of the Aztecs.

$20.00

Year 9 Online Classroom Access 2019

This provides full access to all current Year 9 Units in the Classroom section of the History Skills website for the 2019 calendar year (January to December).

Current units: Birth of Modernity, Industrial Revolution, Australian History, and World War One.

$25.00

Year 10 Online Classroom Access 2019

This provides full access to all current Year 10 Units in the Classroom section of the History Skills website for the 2019 calendar year (January to December).

Current units: Inter-War Years, World War Two, Rights and Freedoms, Cold War, and Popular Culture.

$25.00

Ancient History Online Classroom Access 2019

This provides full access to all current Ancient History Units in the Classroom section of the History Skills website for the 2019 calendar year (January to December).

Current units: Archaeology, Egypt, Greece, Alexander the Great, Rise of Rome, Fall of the Republic, Early Middle Ages, and the Crusades.

$30.00

Complete Online Classroom Access 2019

This provides full access to all current Units for all year levels (Years 7, 8, 9, 10, and Ancient History) in the Classroom section of the History Skills website for the 2019 calendar year (January to December).

$105.00

High School Textbooks


Senior Ancient History for Queensland (Cambridge University Press)

History Skills is proud to be a contributing author for the latest Senior Ancient History textbook for Queensland. Working as part of an outstanding group of authors who have built the product around the 'inquiry approach', I look forward to seeing how this product helps support both students an teachers in the new syllabus.

 

Check out an inspection copy or buy yours today here.

Ancient Rome Textbook

History Skills is a contributing author for the new Ancient Rome senior Ancient History textbook by the History Teachers' Association of Victoria. You can inspect and purchase the text via the following link.