History Year 10 & 11 Week 1

Below are a breakdown of the resources and activities being set for students in year 10 & 11 across our academies

Mary, Queen of Scots

Students to complete a series of activities on the worksheet below that includes:

  • Describe the key events of Mary's childhood before she returned to Scotland

  • Review the life of Mary, Queen of Scots in the period 1565-1568

  • Questions relating to Mary, Queen of Scots claim to the English throne

Horrible Histories - Mardy Mary Queen of Scots Special

Information Sheet

Mary, Queen of Scots

Worksheet

Mary, Queen of Scots - Activity sheet

Quiz

Plots at home: Revolt of the Northern Earls

Students to complete a series of activities on the worksheet below that includes:

  • Examine the events of the Revolt of the Northern Earls

  • How did Elizabeth's attitude towards to the Catholics change after the Revolt of the Northern Earls?

  • Reasons for the Revolt of the Northern Earls in 1569

  • Categorise the reasons for the Revolt of the Northern Earls 1569

  • Did the Pope's decision to excommunicate Elizabeth in 1570 increase the Catholic threat at home?

Revolt of the Northern Earls

Worksheet

Revolt of the Northern Earls - Activity sheet

Quiz

Plots at home: Catholic plots at home - Ridolfi, Throckmorton and Babington Plots

Students to complete a series of activities on the worksheet below that includes:

  • Examine the events of the Revolt of the Northern Earls

  • How did Elizabeth's attitude towards to the Catholics change after the Revolt of the Northern Earls?

  • Reasons for the Revolt of the Northern Earls in 1569

  • Categorise the reasons for the Revolt of the Northern Earls 1569

  • Did the Pope's decision to excommunicate Elizabeth in 1570 increase the Catholic threat at home?

Catholic Plots at Home: Ridolfi and Throckmorton Plots Information
Catholic Plots at home- Babington Plot Information

Ridolfi: Activity Sheet

Catholic Plots at Home: Ridolfi and Thorckmorton Activity Sheet

Babington Plot: Activity Sheet

Catholic Plots at Home: Babington Plot