Early Modern (KS5)

Follow the complex manoeuvres, plots and double dealing of the Tudor and Stuart courts through our records in this period dominated by religious conflict and conspiracy.

  • Topics

    • Civil War Civil War
      King and subjects fight it out in the 1640s
      Key stage 3 - 5
    • Focus on Film Focus on Film
      Investigate film as a historical source
      Key stage 2 - 5
    • Crime and Punishment Crime and Punishment
      From heretics and poachers to car crime and walkie-talkies
      Key stage 2 - 5
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History by numbers

  • 2
    Shirts worn by Charles I to his beheading in 1649
  • 184
    Days Henry VIII married to Anne of Cleves
  • 284
    Protestants executed in the reign of Queen Mary
  • 146
    Catholics executed under Elizabeth I (1586-1603)
  • 178
    Weight in kilos of Henry VIII in 1547