Young Henry

Lesson Ideas

Lesson Ideas

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This suite of pre and post-visit lesson ideas are an accompaniment to the Young Henry school session at Hampton Court Palace.

The lessons aim to provide students with a more rounded experience and to enrich their overall visit to the palace. The pre-visit lesson ideas will specifically enable students to get the most from their session experience.

National Curriculum Links
- Significant historical events, people and places in their own locality.
- Understand how our knowledge of the past is constructed from a range of sources.
- Identify the lives of significant individuals in the past who have contributed to national and international achievements.

Learning Objectives

• Design a Tudor Royal palace.
• Understand the hierarchy in Henry VIII's court.
• Portray key historical events through drama.

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Resource Information

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11)

Subject

History

Topic

Tudors

Type

For the classroom For your visit

Palace

Hampton Court Palace

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Key Stage

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Subject

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Topic

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Key Stage

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Subject

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Topic

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Key Stage

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Subject

History

Topic

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