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Join our intrepid history reporter, Tracey Tooley, on her mission to uncover England’s most infamous monarch, Henry VIII.

Key Stage

KS3 (age 11-14)

Subject

History

Topic

Tudors

In 2014, students responded to the question. These are their thoughts.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

Wars

In 2014, children responded to this question. These are their responses.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

20th and 21st CenturyWars

What do a musket ball, sweetheart badge and Donald Duck have to do with the Fusiliers?

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsVictorians

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

Key events which have shaped the Tower of London across time.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

NormansMedievalTudorsStuartsElizabethansGeorgiansVictoriansCastles

Step into the role of advisors and respond to the currency troubles facing England.

Key Stage

KS3 (age 11-14)

Subject

History

Topic

Tudors

Students step into the role of advisors to Elizabeth I.

Key Stage

KS3 (age 11-14)

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsElizabethans

Profiles of prisoners, often persecuted for their religious beliefs.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsElizabethansCrime & Punishment

Key dates and events from 1086 to 1986.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

NormansMedievalTudorsStuartsGeorgiansVictorians20th and 21st Century

Anne Boleyn married Henry VIII, but ended up imprisoned in the Tower.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsCrime & Punishment

The first person prisoner at the Tower, and also the first escapee!

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

NormansMedievalCrime & Punishment