4W – Battle of Bosworth

Today, 4W started their new Topic unit The Tudors. We really enjoyed learning about the Battle of Bosworth and how Henry Tudor defeated King Richard III and became the first Tudor King! We then re-enacted the Battle of Bosworth using a battle report.

Take a look at the video below that showcases today’s learning and have a go at answering the questions below.

Challenges:

Why was King Richard III unpopular?

What date was the Battle of Bosworth?

Who supported King Henry VII?

Who was Lord Stanley? How did he ensure King Henry VII won the Battle of Bosworth?

14 thoughts on “4W – Battle of Bosworth

  1. 1)The people of England thought that Richard had committed murder his nephews.

    2)1485

    3)The stanly family.

    4)English landowners & friend of Henry.

    5)Chomted down.

  2. Why was King Richard III unpopular?
    Because he was suspected of killing his nephews
    What date was the Battle of Bosworth?
    22nd August 1485
    Who supported King Henry VII?
    Lord Stanley, his brother, the people of England and the Welsh landowners
    Who was Lord Stanley? How did he ensure King Henry VII won the Battle of Bosworth?
    Lord Stanley helped Henry because he saw Henry winning and joined him

  3. 1.richard was unpopular because people thought he killed his nephew
    2.22nd August AD1485
    3.lord Stanley and wales people supported Henry
    4.lord Stanley is a lord of Preston he makes sure Richards horse was dead and till he was dead

  4. Why was King Richard III unpopular?

    What date was the Battle of Bosworth?

    Who supported King Henry VII?

    Who was Lord Stanley? How did he ensure King Henry VII won the Battle of Bosworth?
    1.because he was suspected for murder so he can be king

    2.august 14

    3.the king of wales and helped henry

    4.lord stanly

  5. 1. King Richard 3 was unpopular because he was suspected of killing his nephews.
    2. 1485
    3.lord Stanley supported king Henry VII and the king in France who gave Henry Tudor money to help him.

  6. 1. He killed his nephew
    2.1485
    3.Lord Stanley
    4 Lord Stanley was a lord and what he killed Richards horse until he was surrounded and chopped of and dead
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  7. Why was King Richard III unpopular?
    Answer: because king Richard III was suspected of killing his nephews
    What date was the Battle of Bosworth?
    Answer: 22nd August 1485
    Who supported King Henry VII?
    Answer: Lord Stanley and his brother sir William and the landowners supported Henry
    Who was Lord Stanley? How did he ensure King Henry VII won the Battle of Bosworth? Answer: Lord Stanley was the king of Wales. He helped Henry because he saw that Henry was winning and joined him

  8. 1. King Richard III was not popular because apparently, he locked his siblings in th London tower, and never came back.
    2. The battle of Bosworth was on August 22 1485.
    3. Lord Stanley supported Henry.
    4. When Henry’s guards died, Lord Stanley decided to help Henry after all. So Both of them jabbed King Richard III to death until he was chopped to death.

  9. 1.Why was king Richard the III unpopular?
    Because the people thought that he had killed his nephews.
    2.What date was the battle of Bosworth on?
    The date was 22nd August 1485.
    3.Who supported King Henry VII?
    Lord Stanley supported King Henry VII.

  10. 1. Richard III was unpopular because people were suspicious of him.They thought that he killed his nephews.
    2. 22nd of August AD1485.
    3. Lord stanley and the king in France.(who gave Henry Tudor some money.)
    4. Lord Stanley came from London. He would ensure when King Henry VII would defeat King Richard III.

  11. 1.Why was King Richard III unpopular?
    Because people thought he had killed his nephews.
    2.What date was the Battle of Bosworth?
    22nd August AD1485
    3.Who supported King Henry VII?
    Lord Stanley supported king Henry VII.
    4.Who was Lord Stanley? How did he ensure King Henry VII won the Battle of Bosworth?
    He was the lord of Preston. He ensured the king would win by defeating king Richards horse and battle him until he was surrounded and chopped off and dead.

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