Learning resources

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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Things to look for, think about and imagine whilst exploring the Tower.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

CastlesMedieval

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

Key Stage

KS3 (age 11-14)

Subject

History

Topic

MedievalTudorsStuartsWars

Charting key dates and events from 1553 to 1601.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

ElizabethansCrime & Punishment

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

Students step into the role of advisors to Elizabeth I.

Key Stage

KS3 (age 11-14)

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsElizabethans

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

The story of the oldest female prisoner in the Tower of London's history.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsCrime & Punishment

Things to look for, think about and imagine whilst exploring the Tower.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsCastles

Profiles of spies who were imprisoned at the Tower.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

Crime & Punishment20th and 21st CenturyWars

Profiles of key players relating to the Glorious Revolution, 1688 to 1689.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

Stuarts

Infographics that show the impact of the Normans on England.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

Normans

Things to look for, think about and imagine whilst exploring the Tower.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsCastles