This web list points to 700 children's history games, quizzes, and interactive lessons. However, compared to other subjects, such as math and music, the history subject lends itself less to the format of "pure" game, but rather more of "semi-games," i.e., interactive lessons, quizzes, puzzles, and interactive historical maps.
American history: Over 100 interactive maps, activities, quizzes, and games. Extensive interactive lessons.
United States History (1492-1898) for Kids:
29 history games! Emphasis on ancient European and British history. Plus many more animated maps, audio and video files. Check out the left column navigation for more resources.
BBC History - Games index page
At least 12 games are available among many interactive history lessons under these 3 topics:
Find a hieroglyphic typewriter and 5 quizzes on this site about ancient Egypt. Here are also many videos and screensavers.
Ancient Egyptian Kings and Queens with a list of Dynasties
85 history quizzes under the "History Quizzes" link, plus 20 other puzzles, interactive activities, timelines and worksheets. (http://www.softschools.com/quizzes/history/)
Free Social Studies worksheets, Games and Projects for preschool, kindergarten, 1st grade, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade and 5th grade kids
5 history games. The left panel link to World History will bring you to online history books and quotes.
49 history games.
Provides educational movies for K-3 students. Homework Help, leveled quizzes, games and activities for kids. Exceptional resource for teachers and homeschools.
69 interactive lessons-activities-quizzes from the National Park Service's Web Rangers.
18 history games - Select "History," under the 3 age ranges.
A gateway to the wide range of games available from BBC Schools.
10 interactive activities for history. For K2-8 students.
62 animated history lessons, in 30 chapters.
51 animated historical maps of the US and the world.
7 of the games here are based on history and facts.
15 interactive lessons and games on American history.
Exploring the past isn't just something you do at a Museum! Try these fun activities to turn your computer into the Museum's newest interactive exhibit.
4 US government games, over 50 USA landmark puzzles, and more.
Play games and activities about the USA - landmarks, government, cities, states, and national parks.
6 history games - hidden inside interactive history lessons about 6 historical periods:
BBC Primary History - Study Ancient Greeks, Anglo-Saxons, Romans, Children of Victorian Britain, Vikings and Children of World War 2
14 history games and 16 history activities.
9 groups of hangman games are under History section. All together on this page are 107 groups hangman games, under different categories.
At least 25 of the 144 games here are history games or interactive activities.
More than 100 quizzes, word searches, and puzzles.
Play online history games at Surfnetkids.com, including games about holidays, geography and famous people.
The first 100 sets out of more than 500 sets of History interactive activities and games, created by teachers. There are more games under the US and World History:
They fall under these categories:
Quia Web allows users to create and share online educational activities in dozens of subjects, including History.
More than 1000 user-created games and quizzes tags with "History."
Test Your History Knowledge
Interactive lesson about Benjamin Franklin.
Interactive history lesson about the US government.
Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids on GPO Access provides a basic introduction to the Federal Government.
13 attractive animated/interactive history lessons.
Links to Free Interactive Primary or Elementary History Resources and Games
Learning resource: Lots of audio and video clips on history.
BBC Learning Zone Clips Library - Primary Level Index
Interactive history and a few games.
Explore U.S. history using primary sources from the Library of Congress. Kids can discover Americas Story, meet amazing Americans, explore the states. Includes songs, movies, quizzes and short stories about American history.
5 sets of history quizzes..
Play and learn with interesting Quiz Games on Science, Social Studies, History, Geography and English for K-12 kids.
Teaching resources for history: PDF, presentations, documents.
Primary Resources - free worksheets, lesson plans and teaching ideas for primary and elementary teachers.
8 interactive activities about history.
Find easy-to-use Interactive Whiteboard teaching tips and make the most of Social Studies Online Activities on your Interactive Whiteboard.
8 Key Stage 2 History interactive teaching resources for Primary/Elementary Schools, ages 8-11 years.History for kids, resources and activities for your IWB, PC or Mac. Roman history kids games and images of Pompeii, Rome and Herculaneum.
There are more interactive activites under KS1 tab.
Free Interactive Primary or Elementary Key Stage 2 History Teacher Resources and Kids Games. Roman History for Kids. Roman Photo Gallery of Rome, Pompeii and Herculaneum.
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