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Tudor kings and queens: The reign of Elizabeth I

Tudors - the reign of Elizabeth I

Barney Harwood presents a whistle-stop tour of the reign of Queen Elizabeth I.

Among the themes that Barney touches on are: Lady Jane Grey and the succession following the death of Edward VI; religious tolerance (or lack of it!) during the reign of Mary I; crime and punishment; Mary Queen of Scots; Philip II of Spain and The Armada.

Tudor kings and queens - supporting resources:

  1. Elizabeth I - Teacher's notes

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100 years since World War 1

WW1 Performance Pack

WW1 Performance Pack

Commemorate 100 years since WW1 by staging our specially-written play 'Archie Dobson's War'.

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Private Peaceful

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Teacher's notes

Teacher's Notes

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Notes to support the programmes including details of all the series content.