Tower of London

Artefacts

Artefacts

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Photographs with descriptions which enable students to understand and use primary sources in their history lessons and homework.These artefacts relate to key events in the history of the Tower of London from AD50 to 1952.

National Curriculum Links

• Supports students to identify significant events, make connections, draw contrasts and analyse trends within periods and over long arcs of time.

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

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

Subject

History Archaeology

Topic

Historic Environment

Type

For the classroom

Palace

Tower of London

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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

Explore the different functions of the Tower in detail with this activity sheet.

Key Stage

KS3 (age 11-14)

Subject

History

Topic

MedievalTudorsStuartsWars

Profiles of key players at the Tower from 1066 to 2000.

Key Stage

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

Subject

HistoryArchaeology

Topic

MedievalTudorsStuarts