6. Early Modern
6.1 Tudors and Stuarts (In One Take)
Which battle did Henry VII win in 1485, making him king and the first monarch of the Tudor dynasty?
This lesson kicks off with a whirlwind musical video covering more than 150 years of British royalty, rebellions, and restorations, before the activities delve in for a closer look at the monarchs and the impact their reigns had on the politics of the country.
This lesson contains:
- The chronology of the Tudor and Stuart eras from the birth of the Tudors at the Battle of Bosworth, 1485 to the Glorious Revolution in 1688.
- An introduction to every monarch from the first Tudor, Henry VII, to the Stuart power couple, William of Orange and Mary II.
- The influential political and religious changes, starting with the English Reformation and ending with the Protestant coup to overthrow the James II.