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The Gunpowder Plot

A good account of the background and events of the Gunpowder plot by a teacher and pupils of Roch C P School, Pembrokeshire.

Teachers

Tablet friendly

7-11 year olds
The Gunpowder Plot Game

Find the gunpowder kegs before Guy Fawkes lights the fuse in this game from the BBC. You can also find out about the plot and what might have happened had it been successful.

Pupils

Not tablet friendly

7-14 year olds
The Gunpowder Plot: Parliament and Treason 1605

This UK Government website has information about the Gunpowder Plot with a downloadable fact sheet.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet friendly

11-16 year olds
The Gunpowder Plot

Pictures, documents and the story of the Gunpowder Plot for primary aged pupils. The documents are from the Houses of Parliament. The website is based round a set of playing cards dating from the late 1600's. You can download images of the playing cards.

Teachers

Partly tablet friendly

7-11 year olds
Tudors and Stuarts

A website covering the history of the Tudors and Stuarts. Here you will find information on all the kings and queens, important people and events, links to other resources, books, pictures, and more.

Pupils

Tablet friendly

11-16 year olds
The History Association

Download lesson plans and resources for primary history and literacy at KS1 and KS2 from the Nuffield Foundation. They include the resources you need and examples of the children's work as well.

Teachers

Tablet friendly

5-11 year olds
Guy Fawkes and Bonfire Night

Read about the Gunpowder Plot, the conspirators and traditions of Bonfire Night.

Teachers, Pupils

Tablet friendly

11-16 year olds