Bronze Age mining conditions
3:48

Bronze Age mining conditions

Clip from Lost Worlds

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Neil Oliver visits an ancient copper mine at Great Orme, Wales, and demonstrates the conditions Bronze Age miners would have worked under.

Neil Oliver visits an ancient copper mine at Great Orme, Wales, and demonstrates the conditions Bronze Age miners would have worked under.

Viking bones reveal cause of deaths
3:57

Viking bones reveal cause of deaths

Clip from The Vikings

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
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Neil Oliver examines the skeletons of the Viking victims of the St Brice's Day massacre at Oxford and describes how the bones reveal how they died.

Neil Oliver examines the skeletons of the Viking victims of the St Brice's Day massacre at Oxford and describes how the bones reveal how they died.

Iron Age agricultural technologies
4:42

Iron Age agricultural technologies

Clip from Lost Worlds

Ancient history

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Neil Oliver visits Butser Ancient Farm in England and demonstrates Iron Age agricultural technologies, including ploughs, storage pits and quern stones.

Neil Oliver visits Butser Ancient Farm in England and demonstrates Iron Age agricultural technologies, including ploughs, storage pits and quern stones.

Eve ingratiates herself with Margo
6:18

Eve ingratiates herself with Margo

Clip from All About Eve

Ancient History

7-8
9-10
11-12
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Margo sees Eve pretending to wear her costume and bowing to a fantasy audience. Eve places a long distance phone called for Margo to Bill, for his birthday. Margo starts to ...

Margo sees Eve pretending to wear her costume and bowing to a fantasy audience. Eve places a long distance phone called for Margo to Bill, for his birthday. Margo starts to worry about Eve's presence and motives. Margo confides in Birdie, who offers her a warning. Initially resistant to Birdie's comments, Margot begins to suspect something amiss after Eve oversteps the boundaries.

Critics need stars and stars need fans
9:58

Critics need stars and stars need fans

Clip from All About Eve

Ancient History

7-8
9-10
11-12
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Eve accepts her award, thanking the theatre and her friends: Bill, Lloyd, Karen and Margo, who stare at Eve with cold, knowing expressions. Eve tells DeWitt that she won't be ...

Eve accepts her award, thanking the theatre and her friends: Bill, Lloyd, Karen and Margo, who stare at Eve with cold, knowing expressions. Eve tells DeWitt that she won't be attending the after party, and he drops her home. At home, Eve finds a young woman asleep in her room, a young woman not unlike Eve before she was a star. DeWitt returns with Eve's trophy, and tells the young intruder, Phoebe, that Eve can tell her everything she needs to know about becoming a star.

Pyramid
14:02

Pyramid

Season 1 Episode 2 ABC May 16, 2011

Ancient history

Design and technologies

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
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This series recreates the building of the Great Pyramid of Khufu through the story of a conscripted labourer, Nakht. Life in ancient Egypt is reconstructed based on ...

This series recreates the building of the Great Pyramid of Khufu through the story of a conscripted labourer, Nakht. Life in ancient Egypt is reconstructed based on archaeological artefacts and writings, with computer generated images and impressive 3D graphics illustrating the scale and internal structure of the pyramid.

Ancient Warriors
21:14

Ancient Warriors: Irish - The Warriors of the Emerald Isle

The History Channel May 22, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
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Ancient Warriors
21:34

Ancient Warriors: Hawaiians - The Warriors Of Paradise

The History Channel April 27, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
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Ancient Warriors
21:42

Ancient Warriors: Ninja - The Warriors of the Night

The History Channel May 2, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
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Ancient Warriors
21:46

Ancient Warriors: The Highlanders

The History Channel March 30, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
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Ancient Warriors
21:47

Ancient Warriors: The Zulus

The History Channel April 6, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
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Ancient Warriors
22:03

Ancient Warriors: The Normans

The History Channel April 3, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
Descendants of the Vikings, the Normans were one of the most successful warrior groups of the Middle Ages, conquering the French coast and England.

Descendants of the Vikings, the Normans were one of the most successful warrior groups of the Middle Ages, conquering the French coast and England.

Building Wonders
23:20

Building Wonders: Stonehenge

Episode 2 The History Channel July 23, 2017

Design and technologies

Ancient history

7-8
9-10
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
Archaeologist Julian Richards travels through the west of England to discover how some of Great Britain's most treasured structures were built. Using impressive CGI ...

Archaeologist Julian Richards travels through the west of England to discover how some of Great Britain's most treasured structures were built. Using impressive CGI techniques, the real locations and the builders' plans, he takes us inside the minds of original architects, designers and builders to explore the detail of six great iconic endeavours, helping us to understand the motives and inspiration that went into their building. From the precision of Stonehenge; the shafts of the Box Tunnel and the sleek, blue print lines of Concorde he discovers that those who built these vast constructs all shared a common goal: a driving vision to create something with a lasting impression.

Museum Diaries
24:01

Museum Diaries

Episode 6 The History Channel September 10, 2016

Ancient history

History

9-10
11-12
Classification: GeneralClassification: General
This episode follows Rae Ostman, the Royal Ontario Mueums' Managing Director of the Centre for Ancient Cultures, and Kiron Murkherjee, ROMKids Studio Assistant, as they plan, ...

This episode follows Rae Ostman, the Royal Ontario Mueums' Managing Director of the Centre for Ancient Cultures, and Kiron Murkherjee, ROMKids Studio Assistant, as they plan, prep and execute a weekend at the ROM completely centered around Ancient Egypt. Various Curators, Preps, Interns and Conservators are all involved in bringing together dynamic exhibits for this once a year affair. MD also follows Gayle Gibson, Ancient Cultures Educator at the ROM, as she uncovers more details of a CAT Scan that was performed on the beautiful coffin of Djedmaatasankh - a 3000 year old mummy.

Ancient Warriors
24:40

Ancient Warriors: The Spartans

The History Channel February 20, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
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A Spartan infant deemed to be weak, would be thrown off a cliff; a school boy's only clothing was a blanket. The Spartans still epitomise tough military discipline.

A Spartan infant deemed to be weak, would be thrown off a cliff; a school boy's only clothing was a blanket. The Spartans still epitomise tough military discipline.

Ancient Warriors
24:41

Ancient Warriors: The Aztecs

The History Channel October 29, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
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Ancient Warriors
24:42

Ancient Warriors: Maurya - The Warriors Of The Elephants

The History Channel May 1, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
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Ancient Warriors
24:43

Ancient Warriors: The Macedonians

The History Channel February 16, 2010

history

Ancient history

Civics and citizenship

7-8
9-10
Classification: Parental GuidanceClassification: Parental Guidance
The Macedonian army was a fearsome sight, its soldiers armed with long spikes and marching in tight formation. Under Alexander the Great, it created the largest empire the ...

The Macedonian army was a fearsome sight, its soldiers armed with long spikes and marching in tight formation. Under Alexander the Great, it created the largest empire the world had ever seen.