Pitt the Younger

This series of lessons for Key Stage 5 students was designed by Helen Morris. Helen teaches at a girls’ comprehensive school in North London with a mixed sixth form. These lessons were designed to complement the OCR AS History Unit F961: the forging of Modern Britain 1783-1846.

Overall enquiry question

To what extent was Pitt the Younger’s suppression of the Radicals justified?

Learning objectives

To use a variety of sources from the National Archives to investigate Pitt the Younger’s treatment of the Radicals.


Teacher’s notes (PDF, 1.50Mb)

Lesson worksheets (ZIP, 0.37Mb)