From the Celts to the Victorians

What do we know about these population groups and in what way have they had an influence on British society

Celts - Romans - Anglo-Saxons - Vikings - Normans

Tudors: Henry VIII - Henry's Wives - Victorian Life - Queen Victoria

Challenge a friend in this quiz about the Tudors

Student Work:


NEWSPAPER PROJECTS:

  • Your article should include a heading, intro, pictures and text.
  • Use present, not past tense.
  • Be realistic.
  • Length: ca. 400 - 500 words.
  • Check out last years newspapers for inspiration.

The Tudor Tattler
The Victorian Gossip

Evaluation 1: Student evaluation of newspaper articles



Previous newspapers

The Tudor Times
The Victorian Gazette


Shakespeare: Movie presentations of Sonnet 18

by Lene, Elisabeth and Elin


By Ingunn, Vanja and Sara



Links:

Charles Dickens
Animated story of Charles Dickens Life

Victorian Life
Victorian Life Game
'History of Britain' clip, Victorian era; industrialization

Child Labour - Industrial Revolution


Queen Victoria - Las Vegas Style (Greenbrier High School project)


Victorian crime and punishment
Henry Catlin - aged 14 - Deported to Australia for stealing less than 20p (under 2kr)
John Walker - Sentenced to 7 years imprisonment for stealing onions