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Why Did King Henry VIII Divorce Catherine of Aragon?Lesson Planet
6th - 8th
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...
Luther and the Protestant Reformation: Crash Course World History #218Lesson Planet
15 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
King Henry VIII was the first European ruler to embrace Protestantism as the religion of his state—right? A crash Course World History video takes viewers through the influence of Martin Luther's 95 Theses in Europe, discussing the...
English Renaissance History: The Tudor (and Stuart) MonarchyLesson Planet
9th - 12th
My oh my, there sure is a lot of intrigue surrounding that Tudor family! With rich text and image-filled slides, you'll be able to discuss the Tudor Monarchy in great detail. The presentation starts with a brief introduction to King...
Henry VIII- Mini BiographyLesson Planet
3 mins 6th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Introduce young historians to the sweeping changes Henry VIII brought to England, including the establishment of the Church of England, in the sixteenth century as a result of his desire to marry Anne Boleyn and produce a male heir.
Henry VIII: Who Wants to be a MillionaireLesson Planet
6th - 8th
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.
The Tudors: Who, What, When and WhyLesson Planet
6th - 8th
It may sound like the making of a daytime soap opera, but it isn't. It is a timeline that describes the many wives, struggles, kings, queens, and explorers that made up the Tudor Dynasty. You can click on the timeline to progress through...
Mary Tudor: Later to be Known as Bloody MaryLesson Planet
6th - 8th
How did a Princess in Waiting become the ruler known as Bloody Mary? Presented here is an account of the life, love, and rule of the fated Queen. Each of the 10 slides contains an image of Mary and three blocks of informational text.
Why Did the Marriage of Anne of Cleves fail?Lesson Planet
5th - 7th
Oh my, Henry the VIII had so many wives! Here your class learns about Anne of Cleves, her divorce from Henry VIII, and her life. They analyze a portrait of Anne of Cleves and make foldables to write down the reasons they think Henry...
Henry VII - How Did Henry VII Get Up In the Morning?Lesson Planet
7th - 9th
Examine the daily life of Henry VII. In this Henry VII instructional activity, learners answer questions about the life in Medieval times after looking at primary source documents which are translated into contemporary English.
Reformation DossiersLesson Planet
6th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
If you were living during the Reformation and had to choose between arresting Henry VIII, Pope Leo X, or the Grand Inquisitor of the Catholic Church, who would you pick? This engaging assignment will have your young historians critically...
Absolute Ruler Facebook PageLesson Planet
9th - 11th CCSS: Adaptable
Young historians will be excited to complete this project that links their interests in social media with the age of absolutism in history! After discussing the 10 characteristics of an absolute ruler, class members begin by choosing...
Western Civilizations, Chapter 9: The High Middle Ages: Religious and Intellectual DevelopmentsLesson Planet
10th - Higher Ed
If you are looking for a comprehensive guide to western civilizations, explore this online resource! Although designed for use with the Western Civilizations text, this site can be implemented in any course. A chapter quiz challenges...
Early Modern England: Centralized Government and Tudor MonarchyLesson Planet
9th - Higher Ed
Introducing students to the Tudor line with informative and interesting bullet points about Henry VII, Henry VIII, and Elizabeth I, this presentation would be a good tool to contextualize a British Literature class or as an introduction...
Charles V and the Holy Roman Empire: Crash Course World History #219Lesson Planet
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Charles V was the emperor of the Holy Roman Empire during its (arguably) most tumultuous period: the Protestant Reformation. Examine Charles V's rise to power, lofty objectives, and ultimate failure with a video from Crash Course World...