About this learning resource
This resource charts the potential successors of Queen Elizabeth I during the Succession Crisis of 1562
National Curriculum links
• The development of Church, state and society in Britain 1509-1745.
• The Elizabethan religious settlement and conflict with Catholics.
• Students will investigate the chronology of the Tudor reign.
• Students will explore the impact this has on succession and the Tudor dynasty.
- KS3 (age 11-14)
- KS4 (age 15-16)
- For the classroom
- Tower of London
Children depict the imprisonment of Guy Fawkes in the Tower of London for his role in the Gunpowder Plot, 1605.
Key facts about the Tudor King and each of his six wives.