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History: Native Americans

15/11/2018 by Victoria Heward
When Columbus landed in America in 1492, thinking he was in India, he called the native people who lived there Indians. Native Americans once lived throughout...

TV: Doctor Who (1963 – present)

28/08/2018 by Victoria Heward
Doctor Who is a BBC British television programme about the adventures of a Time Lord (a humanoid alien) known simply as The Doctor. He explores the universe...

Culture: American Gothic

27/06/2018 by Victoria Heward
Gothic literature is now more commonly known as ‘horror’ and features dark, supernatural elements intended to shock and disturb the reader. Typical...

History: The Salem Witch Trials

27/06/2018 by Victoria Heward
Author Nathaniel Hawthorne was born in a town called Salem in Massachusetts, USA, which was associated with witches in the 1690s. It was a time when most...

Spotlight on... Robert Louis Stevenson

27/04/2018 by Victoria Heward
We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend. Travels with a Donkey in the Cevennes...

Geography: Stevenson’s Travel Writing

27/04/2018 by Victoria Heward
The time that Robert Louis Stevenson spent abroad inspired him to write about his journeys and he is known as being one of the first writers of travel...