Race Against Chime: Big Ben game

Race Against Chime: Big Ben game

This light-touch game is intended to entertain and engage students of all ages.


Key Stages: Key stage 2 - age 7-11, Key stage 3 - age 11-14

Subjects: History

Resource Types: Game


Dangling from the Clock Tower, can students clean the world's most famous clock face in time before the bell chimes the hour? Students will discover fun facts about Big Ben as they play this entertaining game.

Learning outcomes

  • Recognition of Big Ben and the clock tower as iconic buildings of the United Kingdom Parliament
  • Keyboard skills
  • Hand-eye coordination skills

Practical information

Race Against Chime requires Flash Player 9 or above and Javascript to be enabled.

Students can compete against each other using a high score table.


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Related Resources

Visit the Parliament Games website for free games, quizzes and much more!