High-quality history resources for high schools
Video Teaching Resources
Inspire a love of history in the high school classroom.
Use the power of high-quality video content to bring historical events like the Black Death or the Holocaust to life for your students. Use video for effective pre-teaching, home study or to reinforce subject content. From war and revolution to crime and punishment, ClickView has you covered with an extensive library of history videos and supporting resources, including lesson plans, classroom activities and downloadable worksheets.
Free history videos to boost student engagement
A sample of our extensive video collection
High-quality, engaging video content can make a world of difference to engagement and subject understanding. Each ClickView video has been aligned with current education standards in consultation with subject matter experts and comes with bonus resources. For a limited time, you can watch a selection of popular history videos for free.
Learn more about how your history department could use ClickView to make a significant difference to student engagement and educational outcomes. For access to every ClickView video and the full suite of bonus supporting educational resources including lesson plans, request your free trial.
Access current, high-quality curriculum-relevant history resources
With a ClickView subscription, you can download the accompanying high school history resource pack for any video in our library. Save time and teach your lessons with confidence, knowing that all classroom activities, worksheets and lesson plans have been designed with rigorous education standards in mind. Created with advice from subject matter experts, history resources include quizzes, timelines, people profiles and more.
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Make important connections
Studying history can encourage an interest in the past and help students make important connections to their lives today. Use carefully curated videos in your classes to engage contemporary learners and explore concepts such as change and perspective.
Dive into high school history resources such as timelines, people profiles and quizzes. You can adapt ClickView resources for online learning, share them with colleagues or teams, download them and embed them straight into your learning management system for easy student access.
Created with history experts
All history classroom activities, worksheets and lesson plans have been created in collaboration with our educational consultants. They have been carefully reviewed for relevance to the curriculum, ready to use in your classroom.
Student ownership of learning
Encourage student ownership of learning as you transform video watching in the history classroom into an active experience. Check in with your students as you navigate a topic, from ancient civilisations to World War 1, encouraging them to reflect on and take responsibility for their learning.
ClickView can support you with resources to help you implement metacognitive strategies and other teaching strategies into your high school history classroom. Explore content on the topic of critical thinking to encourage skill development. Discussion-based activities in teacher resources also promote active inquiry in students.
Use video to deepen subject understanding in history
For all levels of high school history coursework, interactive videos are a useful tool. You can use interactives for custom quizzes and also for formative assessment. Just add a layer of questions to any video in the library and you’re on your way. Check in with your students as you navigate a topic, from Vikings to to Malcolm X, allowing them to critically reflect on and take responsibility for their learning. Find out more about interactive videos
Tailored professional development
Make sure your history department colleagues are getting the most out of the ClickView platform. Whether you need to master the basics, or you’d like to enhance your skills in a particular area, you’ll find a professional development option to suit you. From onsite training to tutorials, webinars and events, you’ll grow your confidence to use ClickView in new and exciting ways.
History study guide and exam preparation essentials
We know that quality resources and time are so important to you. With that in mind, all ClickView-produced history videos are accompanied by teaching resources, including many suitable for exam preparation. Our frequently accessed study guides, developed with subject matter experts, give your students excellent preparation opportunities.
The contemporary history classroom
The content may be historical, but your history classroom needs to respond to the needs of contemporary learners. To keep students curious and engaged, we offer an ever-evolving video collection including our ClickView-produced series.