Norman Castles

Map

Map

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A map with Norman Castles plotted on it to show the extent of William’s castle building across England in the Norman period.

This resource supports the Key Stage 3 1066 and the Norman Tower of London school session at the Tower of London.

National Curriculum Links

• The development of Church, state and society in Medieval Britain 1066-1509. 
• KS4 and KS5 Normans.

Learning Objectives

• Students will explore castle and castle-building as a key aspect of Norman rule.
• Students will understand the key people who impacted on the reigns of William I and his sons.

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Resource Information

Key Stage

KS3 (age 11-14) KS4 (age 15-16) KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

History Geography

Topic

Normans Castles

Type

For the classroom

Palace

Tower of London

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Infographics to show the impact of the Normans on England.

Key Stage

KS3 (age 11-14)KS4 (age 15-16)

Subject

History

Topic

Normans

Key dates relating to the Normans at the Tower from 1066 to 1100.

Key Stage

KS3 (age 11-14)KS4 (age 15-16)KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

History

Topic

NormansCastles

Profiles of key players at the Tower from 1066 to 1100.

Key Stage

KS3 (age 11-14)KS4 (age 15-16)KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

History

Topic

Normans