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Outstanding KS2 History Curriculum for Schools

Embark on an exciting journey through the KS2 history curriculum! Say goodbye to tedious textbooks and hello to the captivating realm of Mysteries in Time! By choosing this incredible learning experience, you can unlock the doors to the past and ignite your students’ imagination like never before. Get ready for an adventurous ride through history – because your KS2 history curriculum has never been this enjoyable!

KS2 History Curriculum

Award-Winning KS2 History Curriculum

Inspire Children to Learn and Engage

Transform your KS2 history lessons from dull to delightful! With this exceptional educational experience, which is like a time machine for learning, you can infuse your KS2 history curriculum with excitement like never before.

With each terrific topic, your young time-travellers will embark on thrilling journeys through time, where they will unravel the mysteries of significant events, meet prominent figures, and explore fascinating cultures from around the world. Get ready for an immersive and unforgettable exploration of history!

Engaging Stories and Fascinating Facts

Our innovative approach seamlessly blends the best of fiction and non-fiction in every single adventure, creating a truly immersive and engaging experience for your students.

But that’s not all! We’ve gone the extra mile by weaving cross-curricular elements from literacy, geography and more into each issue, ensuring a comprehensive and dynamic learning experience that your students will love.

So why wait? Order today and let the historical adventures begin! You’ll be the hero of every history lesson!

Benefits of using Mysteries in Time

for teaching the KS2 History Curriculum

Elevate Learning

Instills curiosity, critical thinking and a lifelong love of learning

Empower Literacy

Encourage bookworms and reluctant readers alike to explore the past

Fuel Curiosity

Discover our award-winning materials that foster critical thinking

Engaging Content

Steady stream of engaging content fosters interest in history

What is included in each KS2 History Curriculum?

Get ready for an explosion of excitement with our history magazines, packed to the brim with fascinating facts, fun puzzles, quizzes and history-inspired crafts!

Watch your kids revel in the excitement as they decode ancient hieroglyphics, whip up scrumptious wartime recipes, and uncover history's hidden gems, one magnificent magazine at a time!

Embark on a spellbinding journey with our fearless characters in each time-travelling adventure story, as they race against the clock to solve riveting mysteries!
Feel history come alive as you dive into the captivating illustrated chapter books, mingling with legendary figures and witnessing awe-inspiring moments from history. Unleash your imagination and ignite an unquenchable curiosity for the past.

Every themed bookmark is more than just a fun way to keep track of your reading progress with. They also feature engaging images that are specifically chosen to reinforce your understanding of the era you're reading about.

Turn the bookmark over and discover a focused timeline that highlights the key events and dates of the era. This timeline helps cement your learning by giving you a clear understanding of the order in which events occurred and how they relate to each other. Unlock a world of historical wonder!

Introducing our excellent A1-sized world map with an interactive timeline – the ultimate tool for visual learners and history enthusiasts! Free in the first pack, this colourful map is more than just a reference – it's a dynamic learning resource that helps build your chronological understanding of world history. With each new topic, simply add your timeline sticker to the interactive timeline and watch history come alive before your eyes!

But that's not all – as you locate each modern-day country on the map, you can add a map sticker and discover how the world, its civilisations, and cultures are all connected. This interactive experience makes learning history fun, engaging, and unforgettable!

Our themed sticker sheets are the perfect addition to any history lover's toolkit! These fun and colourful stickers feature famous historical figures, events and cartoons that are guaranteed to bring the fun aspect to learning. Simply locate your map sticker and timeline sticker and get ready to build your interactive timeline as you discover the fascinating stories that have shaped our world. Whether you're studying Ancient Rome or the Space Race, our themed sticker sheets are the perfect way to bring history to life.


From the moment the box arrives, your class will be captivated by its design, which looks just like the Time Machine from the story. They’ll be itching to begin their historical journey, imagining where in time the Time Machine could take them.


Starting with a timeline and world map, transport your class to another time and place! Watch as the fictional time-travelling adventure story takes your students on a thrilling ride through history, introducing the era in a fun and immersive way. They’ll be captivated by the plot twists and the vivid descriptions of life in another time.


Your students can explore the historical concepts and facts in greater depth by reading the relevant section of the supporting history magazine. But that’s not all – each magazine is packed with fun and engaging activities that will help cement their learning in a way that feels more like play than work!

Why schools love using Mysteries in Time for teaching their KS2 history curriculum

As a teacher I used the Mysteries in Time series with my student and felt that it contributed fantastically and was presented in an interesting format for the younger student (9-12 years old). It can also be used as a precursor to build on further within the curriculum.

Colleen Ryan

“As a history teacher myself, I was very impressed at how key features of the periods visited were incorporated into age-appropriate plots.

Alex Mavrou-Stone

What’s inside each History Magazine?


Get ready for an adventure that will challenge your students’ problem-solving skills while immersing them in the exciting world of history! Each magazine includes a variety of puzzles and activities, ranging from code-breaking challenges to word searches and numeracy problems – all designed to be both entertaining and educational. Develop new skills while exploring history in a whole new way!


Are you ready for some serious fun? Every magazine includes a 4-page pull-out section that’s packed with awesome models to build and fun games to play!

These activities are designed to help your students learn about history in a hands-on and interactive way, while promoting creativity and critical thinking skills. They’ll be immersed in a world of excitement that’s the perfect supplement to your KS2 history curriculum.

Fun Facts

Prepare to be amazed by our collection of awesome fun facts! Organised into easy-to-read paragraphs accompanied by colourful illustrations, cartoons and photographs, our approach will captivate children’s attention and leave them thrilled to share their newfound knowledge.

Our fun facts will keep your children engaged and excited to learn. Prepare for a world of wonder and discovery!


Take your love for history to the kitchen! Our magazines include history-inspired recipes that will take you on a culinary journey through time, from baking cakes fit for a king to cooking up cuisine straight from the pages of history.

Not only are these recipes delicious, but they’re also a great way to explore different historical periods and cultures. Your taste buds will be transported to another time and place, and you’ll learn about the fascinating history behind each dish. So put on your apron, roll up your sleeves and let’s get cooking!


Put your historical knowledge to the test and challenge yourself! Our exciting multiple-choice quizzes that feature in every issue are designed to spark curiosity about the past and elevate historical knowledge to the next level – perfect for your KS2 history curriculum! With questions that are both challenging and fun, our quizzes are sure to keep you engaged and entertained. So put on your thinking caps and get ready to test your skills!


Help your young history enthusiasts master new and exciting terms in their KS2 history curriculum. Packed with clear and concise definitions, our glossary is the perfect companion for children to understand a tricky word or to expand their vocabulary. Our glossaries are an easy-to-use and accessible tool that will help your class grasp the meaning of historical terms and concepts.

Benefits of this KS2 History Curriculum for Teachers

Save valuable planning time!

Our comprehensive materials and resources provide everything you need to plan outstanding history lessons, saving you time and effort in the planning process. With our resource, you can focus on what really matters – teaching and inspiring your students.

Unlock the power of cross-curricular learning!

A wealth of materials to help plan creative and engaging history lessons that incorporate literacy, art, geography and more. With our resource, you can create an engaging learning environment that inspires your students to reach their full potential!

Unleash your creativity and inspire your students!

Our history resource provides exciting new ideas for activities and projects that make history come alive. Plan outstanding resources that engage, inspire, and empower your students to learn more about history.


Can I choose the topic?

Absolutely! We have 12 fascinating topics to choose from, all of which will be aligned to the UK KS2 History Curriculum. Choose the topic, then the pack size, then place the order.


Do I have to commit to a subscription?

No! Order each Classroom Pack that you need. There will be no further commitment after this, but we hope to see you again!


Can you do bespoke orders?

Absolutely! If you have specific needs or requests, please email us for a bespoke quote.


How do you take payment?

You can pay by card or PayPal through the website. If your school needs to pay by Purchase Order, please email us the PO from a school email address.

Why Wait?

Start exploring the world of history with Mysteries in Time today. Mysteries in Time is the perfect resource to build fascinating and engaging KS2 History lessons.

Order now and watch your students’ passion for history come to life!

“An excellent teaching resource. Very engaging for the children.”

Teresa Leggett

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