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Why is 100 Years Significant?

Video

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9 April 2021. Following the death of His Royal Highness, there will be changes to opening hours for the gardens at Hampton Court Palace and Hillsborough Castle. For further information, please read our FAQs page

About this learning resource

Format: Video

In 2014, Historic Royal Palaces asked children to respond to the question: Why is 100 years significant in remembering the First World War? These are their responses.

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Resource Information

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

20th and 21st Century Wars

Type

For the classroom

Palace

Tower of London

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

Details of key events and Tower prisoners during World War I.

Key Stage

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

Subject

History

Topic

20th and 21st CenturyWarsCrime & Punishment

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

In 2014, Historic Royal Palaces collected children's responses to three questions about why we should remember the First World War. (#Why Remember). This video can be used as a teacher resource for Key Stages 2 and 3.

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11)

Subject

History

Topic

Wars

In 2014, Historic Royal Palaces collected children's responses to three questions about why we should remember the First World War. These videos can be used as a teacher resource for Key Stages 2 and 3.

Key Stage

KS2 (age 7-11)

Subject

History

Topic

Wars

A selection of primary and secondary image and written sources designed to support GCSE students studying the Normans.

Key Stage

KS4 (age 15-16)KS5 (age 16+)

Subject

History

Topic

Normans