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Find a resource to use in the classroom or on a visit to the palaces

Find a resource to use in the classroom or on a visit to the palaces

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We found 22 resources...

A diagram charting the family trees for the House of Hanover and the House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.

Key Stage

KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

History

Topic

Georgians

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

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

A visual story guide to support a visit to Hillsborough Castle and Gardens.

Key Stage

SENDKS1 (age 5-7)KS2 (age 7-11)KS3 (age 11-14)KS4 (age 15-16)KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

HistoryEnglish

Dr Sally Tuckett, University of Glasgow, describes why the study of fashion and dress is so useful for social historians.

Key Stage

KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

Art & Design

Topic

Georgians

Key players in the religious crises and upheavals from 1509 to 1603.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsStuarts

See the extent of William’s castle building across England in the Norman period.

Key Stage

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

Subject

HistoryGeography

Topic

NormansCastles

The formal mantua was a popular type of court dress in the 18th Century.

Key Stage

KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

Art & Design

Topic

Georgians

A room guide to the King’s State Apartments route, where you can explore the story of the Georgians at Kensington Palace.

Key Stage

KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

Art & Design

Topic

Georgians

Key dates relating to the Normans at the Tower from 1066 to 1100.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

NormansCastles