World History

  • Ancient History Projects on the Web - This site was created by fifth and sixth graders in Amsterdam. Site contains info about ancient cultures, including the Greeks, the Romans, the Chinese, the Vikings, the Celts, the Incas and the Mayas
  • Eyewitness to History - First-person accounts of historical events. Ancient World through the 20th Century
  • History for Kids - Info on ancient Greece, Rome, and the medieval world. Site material is written by university professors and is primarily for middle school students
  • Hyper History Online - Includes information about science, politics and culture through the ages. Maps and biographies also available
  • Mr. Dowling's Electronic Passport - Find out about world religions, colonial Africa, the Crusades, conflicts in the Middle East, and more
  • Odin's Castle of Dreams & Legends - Information on a wide range of subjects, including the Middle Ages, the Wild, Wild West, Vikings, the legend of King Arthur and the history of the submarine. Primarily aimed at students in grades 7+
  • The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World - Basic information about the seven wonders, including history, description and location of the wonders
  • Year by Year: 1900-2006 - A decade by decade description of the 20th century. Includes info on fashions, American music and world history