The Tudors

Whilst accompanying Queen Elizabeth I on a royal outing, you uncover a plot to kill the Queen. It’s up to you to protect her and uncover the identities of the plotters. But will you figure it out in time?


In this Experience, your class will learn about:

  • The differences in life for the nobility and poor in Tudor times
  • The break from Rome leading to plots against Elizabeth I who was Protestant
  • Historical context including taverns, food of the time and Shakespeare
  • Crime and punishment in Tudor times such as the stocks and gallows

Resources for each Experience include:

  • For KS1 & KS2: Recap, Discuss & Quiz; Glossary; Reading Comprehension; Grammar & Punctuation; Writing Opportunities
  • For EYFS: Recap, Create & Play; Word Mat; Actions Storyboard; Song lyrics & mp3s (for some Experiences)