History KS3: Secrets of the Castle

Historian Ruth Goodman and archaeologists Tom Pinfold and Peter Ginn examine how the castles of the 13th century, known as the golden age of castle building, were constructed.

These clips are from the BBC Two series, Secrets of the Castle.

This series is suitable for teaching history at Key Stage 3 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and at 3rd Level in Scotland.

Building a medieval castle
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Inside a medieval castle
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Medieval daily life
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Medieval trades and skills
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Medieval warfare
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The medieval world
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