Grasping the concept of the past is often tricky for young children. Here are two resources to help build their understanding

Vlad’s card game

Vlad flea’s timeline game includes events and images from the Vlad flea history books as well as dates with new original art by Sam Cunningham. Players are aiming to collect sets of dates by completing mini timelines, the winner is the player with the most completed sets. This is a bright, fun game that reinforces the idea of arranging events in chronological order. 

Online timeline game

Drag the cards into the slots so that the dates are in order, from earliest to latest.