History Detective is a podcast for teachers, students and lovers of history. It delves into stories from the past that don’t always get told in the textbooks. Every episode will include an original song that compliments the topic. This is a classroom friendly resource that aligns with history curriculums.
Visit Amped Up Learning for accompanying teaching resources for every episode.
Radio Silence Release
Rosa Billinghurst Suffragette
Meet Rosa Billinghurst the militant suffragette who also happened to have a physical disability.
Women in the Cold War Strike for Peace
Meet Women Strike for Peace who rallied together to protest against the Nuclear Testing during the Cold War.
Lydia Kompe and the Black Sash during Apartheid Case Case 27
Welcome back to Season 4 where we meet Lydia Kompe, member of the Black Sash during South African Apartheid.
Season 4 History Detective Trailer
Meet the amazing cast of women who will be featuring in Season 4 of History Detective!
$100 Note Sing like Dame Nellie Melba
Meet Dame Nellie Melba, the woman who appears on the Australian $100 note and learn some tips on how to become an opera diva.
This is a great podcast, highly suitable for teachers to include in your history lesson plans. Short enough to keep students engaged and keen to learn more. Presents interesting insights and perspectives, great for teaching history skills. Interesting range of topics, can’t wait to see what other topics Kelly will explore. Great songs too - so clever!
Defintely worth listening to
A great new podcast. Students and lovers of history will get great value from this podcast.
Students should find this a great way to learn. Love the song.