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The Earl of Essex fell out of favour with the Queen and was imprisoned in 1601.

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11)

Subject

History

Topic

Tudors

Raleigh was imprisoned in 1592, but for what reason?

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsElizabethans

Legends and stories about the Tower of London.

Key Stage

KS1 (age 5-7)KS2 (age 7-11)

Subject

History

Topic

Medieval

Introduce students to the Tower of London, its purpose and uses over time with this classroom presentation.

Key Stage

KS1 (age 5-7)KS2 (age 7-11)Home Educators

Subject

History

Topic

Medieval

Introduce the main features of the medieval fortress and royal residence using the Tower of London as an example in this presentation for the classroom.

Key Stage

KS1 (age 5-7)KS2 (age 7-11)Home Educators

Subject

History

Topic

Medieval

The Tower of London was used as a prison, palace and fortress. One infamous prisoner was Guy Fawkes. Find out more about his role in the Gunpowder Plot and its impact on history.

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11)

Subject

History

Topic

Stuarts

Unscramble jumbled up stories and find out when in history they took place at the Tower of London.

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11)

Subject

HistoryEnglish

Topic

NormansMedievalTudorsElizabethansVictorians20th and 21st Century

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

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

Profiles of notable historic figures at the Tower at London from 1066 to 2000.

Key Stage

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

Subject

HistoryArchaeology

Topic

MedievalTudorsStuarts

Two princes disappeared whilst staying at the Tower of London in 1483.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

Medieval

A timeline with the key dates and events relating to the reign of Richard III disappearance of the two princes in the Tower, and the discovery of new evidence from 1483 to 2014.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

MedievalCrime & Punishment