5. Medieval Archives - History Bombs

Topic Overview

Explore the medieval era, and learn how monarchs attempted to to assert power and dominance in this turbulent age.

5 Video Lessons

15 Classroom Activities

Video Lessons


5.1 The Middle Ages (In One Take)

Take a fast-paced tour through medieval England, starting with the Battle of Hastings in 1066!

Run time: 06:21 Members only


5.2 The Peasants' Revolt

Did the effects of the Black Death help cause the Peasants' Revolt?

Run time: 02:43 Members only


5.3 Perfect Medieval King

A group of barons review the merits and pitfalls of previous monarchs with the help of a court jester.

Run time: 06:14 Members only


5.4 Medieval Castle Design

How will the panel of judges rate changing castle designs of the Middle Ages?

Run time: 06:06 Members only


5.5 The Medieval Church

Visit a village and meet the locals to understand why the church was so central to medieval life.

Run time: 06:28 Members only

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