The Prisoner's Perilous Plot

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Lady Arbella needs your help. Her husband William is imprisoned in the Tower of London. How will you help him to escape? Then help Lady Arbella to devise an escape plan for herself.

This film is part of a Teacher Toolkit containing activities for schools who book The Prisoner's Perilous Plot Digital Mission at the Tower of London.

National Curriculum Links

  • Encouraging students to use the Tower of London as a primary source to weigh historical evidence.

Learning Objectives

  • Students will understand that evidence is used to interpret history
  • Students will apply primary evidence to question Tower history
  • Students will create their own hypotheses about the Tower’s history using primary evidence

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Resource Information

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11) Home Educators

Subject

History

Topic

Tudors Elizabethans Crime & Punishment

Type

For your visit For the classroom

Palace

Tower of London

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Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11)

Subject

History

Topic

TudorsElizabethansCrime & Punishment