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Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se
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Lesson plans and materials about King Henry VIII for intermediate students (A2.2-B1), suitable for CLIL and cross-curricular learning

Related Themes: Elizabeth I, The Tudors

Warm-up

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

Henry VIII’s Six Wives – YouTube (5:00)https://youtu.be/0z2M3Z25AUwHenry VIII’s Six Wives in a “silent film”, made quite recently (yr 6-9)

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

HENRY VIII & HIS SIX WIVES – YouTube (0:50)https://youtu.be/4W-1w5lMPho‘Divorced, beheaded, died; Divorced, beheaded, survived’ – This children’s rhyme accurately depicts the sometimes gruesome outcome of Henry VIII’s six wives (yr 8-9)

Songs

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

I Am King Henry (The Six Wives of Henry the 8th with LYRICS) – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/Pb4j29AbQXQHere is a fun animation and original, well almost, song to help you to learn and remember the names and circumstances of the six wives of King Henry VIII (yr 6-7)

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

Henry VIII (“Money, Money, Money” by ABBA) – YouTube (7:12)https://youtu.be/3EGzHsye71cNeed to learn about the six wives of Henry VIII? Watch this, and you’ll be able to sing about them. In your sleep (yr 8-9)

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

Henry VIII Rocks and Rolls – YouTube https://youtu.be/v6ip9t4PSwQHenry VIII’s story in a tune of rock and roll                                    …

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

The Wives of Henry VIIIth [The Tudors+HorribleHistories] – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/M-9F7GPI_J4This is “HORRIBLE HISTORIES – The Wives of Henry VIII (Terrible Tudors)

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

Horrible Histories Song – Henry VIII starring Rowan Atkinson – CBBC – YouTubehttps://youtu.be/odZsn7Y-VRAWatch this Brand New Horrible Histories song starring superstar Rowan Atkinson as Henry VIII

Listening

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

The Six Wives of Henry VIII: Facts and History – Video & Lesson Transcript | Study.comhttp://study.com/academy/lesson/henry-vii-the-kings-great-matter-and-the-succession-acts.html#lessonThere’s an old rhyme to help you remember Henry VIII’s wives: ‘divorced, beheaded, died, divorced, beheaded, survived.’

Reading

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Henry Vlll – Tudor kinghttp://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/tudors/kings/henry8.htmHenry Vlll is probably the most well known of the Tudor kings. He was a very selfish person and by the end of his life everyone was afraid of him (yr 7-8)

 

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

Why did Henry VIII have six wives?http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/tudors/kings/wives.htmlHenry divorced two of his wives (Catherine of Aragon and Anne of Cleves), he had two of his wives executed (Anne Boleyn and Catherine Howard) and one of his wives (Jane Seymour)…(yr 7-8)

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

The Tudors – The Six Wives of Henry VIII – History on the Nethttp://www.historyonthenet.com/the-tudors-the-six-wives-of-henry-viii/  Catherine of Aragon, Anne Boleyn, Jane Seymour, Anne of Cleves, Kathryn Howard, Katherine Parr Divorced, beheaded, died; Divorced beheaded survived (yr 8-9)

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

The Six Wives of Henry VIIIhttp://tudorhistory.org/wives/Click on the picture to find out more about each of the wives of Henry VIII (yr 9)

Viewing

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

Mini Bio: Henry VIII – YouTube (2:59)https://youtu.be/vGi2TYAQfXEHenry Tudor was born at Greenwich Palace in 1491. Following the death of his brother, he became Henry VIII, king of England (yr 8-9)

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

The Six Wives Of Henry VIII – YouTube (8:12)https://youtu.be/ucMrdRuoY28A thoroughly accurate reconstruction of the marital history of one of Britain’s most famous rulers (yr 9)

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

Henry VIII and the Church – Timelines.tv History of Britain B07 – YouTube (4:24)https://youtu.be/8TH65WnwSFsAn exploration of the dramatic power struggle between church and state in the years of the English Reformation.

Henry VIII, King Henry VIII, WebEnglish.se

King Henry VIII (1491-1547) – Pt 1/3 – YouTube (8 min each)https://youtu.be/1xW7BhEBeEAEpisode 6 of the Channel Five series Kings & Queens, which looks at the life and reign of Henry VIII of England Part 2/3

Worksheets

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Interactive

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Explore portrait 1http://www.liverpoolmuseums.org.uk/kids/games-quizzes/portraits/explore1.htmlThis is a very famous person, King Henry VIII. The portrait was painted in around 1537 by a pupil or follower of the famous painter Hans Holbein the Younger (yr 6-8)

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