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Henry VIII- A Powerful King/ Tudor Parliament
In this Henry VIII worksheet, students respond to 4 questions after looking at a photo and reading a paragraph. Then, students read a few more paragraphs and use a graphic organizer to answer 4 more questions.
In this online interactive history quiz instructional activity, students respond to 50 multiple choice questions about King Henry VIII. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
In this online interactive history worksheet, students respond to 10 short answer and essay questions about King Henry VIII. Students may check some of their answers on the interactive worksheet.
Henry VIII: Catholic or Protestant?
In this Henry VIII instructional activity, students read about the beliefs of Christians and Protestants as well as the problems Henry faced. Students then must look at actions Henry took and decide if he was acting as a Catholic or Protestant.
Henry VIII Study Questions
For this online interactive literature worksheet, students respond to 10 short answer and essay questions about Shakespeare's Henry VIII. Students may check some of their answers online.
Henry VIII Review Quiz
For this online interactive reading comprehension worksheet, students respond to 25 multiple choice questions about Shakespeare's Henry VIII. Students may submit their answers to be scored.
Henry VIII (1509-47 AD)
In this English history worksheet, middle schoolers investigate the life of King Henry VIII by reading a six paragraph biography and answering four short answer questions about it.
In this Henry VIII activity, students read through an article associated with Henry VIII and answer twelve comprehension questions regarding the article.
In this English history worksheet, students examine 7 statements about King Henry VIII and then answer questions about him based on the statements to help them understand some of his character traits.
SIX WIVES OF HENRY VIII
Students research one of the six wives of Henry VIII in groups to provide expert presentations. In this European History lesson, students view a film and take notes on Henry VIII's wives. Students evaluate the information from the Internet and the film to write a comparative essay on two of Henry VIII's wives.
Who was Catherine of Aragon?
Talk about Tudor drama! High school historians explore the tragic life of Catherine of Aragon through an informational text, which is approximately seven paragraphs long. Four comprehension questions follow, three of which are recall questions. The last gives an interesting twist, asking scholars to imagine they are living in England and choose a side in the annulment debate: Henry VIII or Catherine? This would make an excellent pre-debate research assignment!
The Tudors' True Story
Students study Tudor England. In this English history lesson, students research bookmarked Internet sources in order to learn about the 6 wives of King Henry VIII and the Reformation.
Henry VIII: Who Wants to be a Millionaire
Review the life of Henry VIII, his wives, children, and monarchy. This "Millionaire" style game show review is a fun way to let your class show what they know about King Henry VIII and the Tudor Monarchy. There are twelve questions total.
Why Did King Henry VIII Divorce Catherine of Aragon?
Why did King Henry divorce Catherine of Aragon, and how did he make divorce possible? Young historians will read through each informational slide to learn the story of Catherine of Aragon, King Henry, and Anne Boleyn. They will then respond, in paragraph form,to four critical thinking questions.
Henry's Six Wives
In this Henry VIII worksheet, students read about all six of Henry's wives, then make a fact file for each one, answering six questions about each.
Henry VIII-Wives: 1509-1557
King Henry VIII had a few wives, to say the least. Each slide gives specific information about each wife, when she was born, how her marriage to King Henry ended, her offspring (if any), and an interesting fact. Comprehension questions are posed throughout the presentation to ensure content comprehension.
Every Day Edit - The Women in Henry VIII's Life
In this everyday editing activity, students correct grammatical mistakes in a short paragraph about the women in Henry VIII's life. The errors range in capitalization, punctuation, grammar, and spelling.
Why Did Henry VIII Have 6 Wives? Lesson 5
Students examine how alliances were formed in Tudor England. In this Henry VIII lesson, students view a PowerPoint presentation featuring the facts about the alliance that Henry VIII built with other countries through marriage. Students respond to discussion questions about the presentation.
Why Did Henry VIII Have 6 Wives? Lesson 4
Students investigate information about the wives of Henry VIII. In this Tudor England lesson plan, students use print and Internet sources to study Anne Boleyn and Jane Seymour.
Henry VIII And His Six Wives.
In this English history learning exercise, students discover who the six wives of Henry VIII were as they read brief biographical statements about Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves, Catherine Howard, and Catherine Parr.