This case study uses the Mint at the Tower of London to give students insight into the lives of people during the Tudor period.
National Curriculum Links
• KS2 History - Wales
• KS2 and KS3 (Year 7) History - England
• Develop skills of historical enquiry and an understanding of some of the economic and social aspects of Tudor life.
• Examine a range of historical sources and practice making inferences about the lives of people at the Mint.
• Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of Tudor life at the Mint through a drama or writing activity.
Step into the role of advisors and respond to the currency troubles facing England.
Students step into the role of advisors to Elizabeth I.