A Royal Tudor Christening

Lesson Ideas

Lesson Ideas

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This suite of pre and post-visit lesson ideas and slides are an accompaniment to the Royal Tudor Christening Key Stage 1 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
History
- Significant historical events, people and places in their own locality.
- Use a wide vocabulary of everyday historical terms.
- Understand some of the ways in which we find out about the past and identify different ways in which it is represented.
English
- Participate in discussions, presentations, performances, role play, improvisations and debates.
Drama and role play
- Ask relevant questions to extend their understanding and knowledge.
Art and Design
- To use drawing painting and sculpture to develop and share their ideas, experiences and imagination.

Learning Objectives
• Imagine how a Royal Tudor christening was celebrated.
• Find out about different jobs at the Tudor court.
• Share thoughts and ideas about Hampton Court Palace and the Tudors.

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Resource Information

Key Stage

KS1 (age 5-7)

Subject

History

Topic

Tudors

Type

For the classroom For your visit

Palace

Hampton Court Palace

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