The following websites are really useful for research, revision and interest.

Spartacus website useful for all topics in Standard Grade, Intermediate 2 and Higher

Appeasement-the whole story with quotes ; on Spartacus. An excellent overview

Learning Zone Broadband - History to access 167 short video clips covering aspects of all our courses from S1 to S6

GCSE History site 1 useful for Standard Grade, First World War and Germany. Lessons, revision, tests, powerpoints

Schools History Project useful for quizzes, games, revision, note taking on just about any History topic

Standard Grade Germany obvious usefulness

Scotland's History by the BBC a developing site with loads of up to date Scottish history topics.

Higher History BBC Bitesize Excellent bits for revising Higher

Standard Grade History BBC Bitesize Excellent bits for revising Standard Grade


First World War sites
Scotland in the Great War

Trenches on the Web

First World War.com

Photos of the Great War

The Long Long Trail
The Long, Long Trail is all about the British Army in the First World War:
aimed at the family and military researcher, it is a tribute to the men and women
who fought and won - and to the million who died trying.
Australian troops at Garter Point in the Ypres salient
Australian troops at Garter Point in the Ypres salient

Australian troops hold Garter Point in the awful Passchendaele battlefield of 1917

The Western Front Association Research trenches, battles and your own family members who may have been in the war.

The Commonwealth War Graves Commission Government site where ypou can search for family members who may have died in the war. Plus a wealth of other sources, photos, written, and spoken.

Battles of the Great War
The Battle of Loos 1915
This is a primary source from the 'War Illustrated Deluxe’, vol IV page 1139 with pictures and a written account of the battle. Keep in mind this was written for British people back home to read and would have been subject to government censorship. As a student of history, think how accurate and complete is the account of the battle given here.