Queen Elizabeth I

Lesson Plan

Jon Nichol and Jacqui Dean, last updated: 25th January 2011

What might Queen Elizabeth have been like? Pupils study two documentary sources giving descriptions of Queen Elizabeth I.

You need to download two Resources documents. (attached below)

Then pupils studied the Armada portrait of Queen Elizabeth I and considered factors involved in the story of the Armada - a lesson using simulation. See Spanish Armada

See what Wikipedia has to say about the Armada portrait - and download a photo of it.


Teaching methods

Reading documents

The Visual Image

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Background info for teachers
Teaching the Tudors

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