Tudors KS2 History. Why not make a menu for a Tudor banquet with Menu Maker.
Anne Of Cleves Video
A portrait of Anne of Cleves comes to life in a gallery and she talks to the night time security guard about her life. In May 1539, the painter Hans Holbein was instructed by Thomas Cromwell to paint Henry VIII, not as he really was, but as a handsome, eligible bachelor in order to get Henry married.
Menu Maker Interactive
Our Menumaker activity allows you to create a huge range of colourful and attractive menus. Why not make a menu for a Tudor banquet.
On Board The Mary Rose Interactive
Find out about The Mary Rose, King Henry VIII's favourite warship. Built in 1510 and lost in 1545, she was raised in 1982 and is the centrepiece of the Mary Rose Museum in Portsmouth, England.
Shakespeare's Theatre Video
Newsround's Ricky Boleto and Leah Gooding explore Shakespeare's theatre by visiting Shakespeare's Globe, the reconstruction in London of the theatre Shakespeare himself helped to pay for when it was built in 1599.
Spotlight OnTudors Interactive
For 118 years five Tudor monarchs ruled England. This important time in history is well covered by Britannica's article on the Tudors. Read the article to learn about: the Tudor Kings and Queens, the Wars of the Roses, Catholicism and Protestantism, famous Tudors and life in Tudor Times. Our usual selection of puzzles and a quiz allow children to learn and have fun at the same time!
The Work Of Isaac Newton Video
Dick, Dom and Fran from 'Absolute Genius' describe the life and scientific work of Sir Isaac Newton. He was born in 1643 at a time when the laws of nature were a mystery. He studied maths and physics, and is perhaps best known for discovering gravity.