Chronology

A collection of articles related to historical chronologies.

Roman Britain Timeline

Roman Britain Timeline

Below is a Roman Britain timeline, featuring the most important events in the Roman occupation of Britain, from Julius Caesar’s first attempts at invasion to the fall of the island to the Saxons to the military success of the Britons, leading to the legends of...

Historical Terms – Chronology

The word ‘chronology’ is made from two Greek words – ‘chrono’ meaning time and ‘logos’ meaning discourse or reasoning (working out). The word ‘chronology’ therefore means the working out of time. But how do we work...

Chronology – Lesson Plan

Learning Outcome: To understand the meaning of the historical term – Chronology To understand that the word Chronology derives from the Greek words ‘chrono’ and ‘logos’. To be able to put times and dates into chronological order. To see...

Timelines

A timeline is one way of showing a chronology (putting time in order). It can cover a short period of time or hundreds of years. Example 1: Example 2: A detailed Timeline showing the Norman and Plantagenet Monarchs and some of the main events of their reigns....

Chronology

The word ‘chronology’ is made from two Greek words – ‘chrono’ meaning time and ‘logos’ meaning discourse or reasoning (working out). The word ‘chronology’ therefore means the working out of time. But how do we work...

Chronology – Online Lesson

By the end of this lesson: You will know what a chronology is You will know that the word comes from the Greek ‘chrono’ and ‘logos’ You will understand what a timeline is and that they can cover both short and long periods of time You will...