The Prisoner's Perilous Plot

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Format: Video

Lady Arbella needs your help. Her husband William is imprisoned in the Tower of London. How will you help him to escape?

This film is part of a Teacher Toolkit containing activities for schools who book The Prisoner's Perilous Plot Digital Mission at the Tower of London.

National Curriculum Links

  • Encouraging students to use the Tower of London as a primary source to weigh historical evidence.

Learning Objectives

  • Students will understand that evidence is used to interpret history
  • Students will apply primary evidence to question Tower history
  • Students will create their own hypotheses about the Tower’s history using primary evidence

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Resource Information

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11) Home Educators

Subject

History

Topic

Tudors Elizabethans Crime & Punishment

Type

For your visit For the classroom

Palace

Tower of London

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Help Lady Arbella to devise an escape plan for herself.

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11)Home Educators

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsElizabethansCrime & Punishment

Lesson ideas and resources to support The Prisoner's Perilous Plot Digital Mission.

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11)

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsElizabethansCrime & Punishment