The Kings' Castle

Teacher-led Trail

Teacher-led Trail

About this learning resource

Format: PDF

A teacher-led trail for use with a small group of KS2 or KS3 students. It includes things to look for, think about and imagine whilst exploring the site.

National Curriculum Links

• KS2: A study of an aspect or theme that extends pupils’ chronological knowledge beyond 1066.
• KS3: The development of the Church, state and society in Medieval Britain 1066-1509.

Learning Objectives

• To understand the Tower's role as a castle.
• To investigate different uses of the Tower site in the Medieval period.

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Resource Information

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11) KS3 (age 11-14)

Subject

History

Topic

Castles Medieval

Type

For your visit

Palace

Tower of London

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Artefacts dating from AD50 to 1952 for use as primary source material.

Key Stage

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

Subject

HistoryArchaeology

Topic

Historic Environment

Lesson ideas and resources to support using The Lady's Royal Arrivals Digital Mission.

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11)

Subject

History

Topic

Medieval

The history of the Tower of London from AD50 to today.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

Historic Environment