Monday 11th May – 4B Topic: Henry VIII’s Six Wives

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So far in topic we have learned all about the tyrannical Henry VIII and the Tudor Family. Today we will be researching his 6 wives in more detail- Who were they? Why were they chosen? Why did each of their relationships with Henry VIII end?

BRONZE: Watch the Horrible Histories song above.
1) What is the rhyme we use to remind ourselves of the order and fate of Henry’s 6 wives?

2) Complete the six sentences one of these words from the rhyme:
divorced, beheaded, died or survived.
Wife 1: Catherine of Aragon was __________________
Wife 2: Anne Boleyn was _______________
Wife 3: Jane Seymour ________________
Wife 4: Anne of Cleves was ________________
Wife 5: Kathryn Howard was _______________
Wife 6: Catherine Parr _________________

SILVER: Use the link to research Henry VIII’s six wives.
Post the information you collected about a wife of your choice in the comments.

https://www.natgeokids.com/uk/discover/history/monarchy/wives-of-henry-viii/


For each wife write down this information:
What was her name?:
What year did she marry Henry?:
Did she have any children?
How did her relationship with Henry end?
What else did we know about her?

GOLD: Create a dating history booklet about Henry’s Wives!
-Follow the instructions in the video below to make a booklet out a piece of paper.
-Create a front cover, then on each page inside draw each wife and write down the most interesting facts you have discovered about them
-Look at my example below to help you.

-Send a photo of your finished booklet to
Y4upload@broadheath.coventry.sch.uk

My example- I think yours will be much better than mine!

39 thoughts on “Monday 11th May – 4B Topic: Henry VIII’s Six Wives

  1. Divorce beheaded die divorce beheaded survive.
    Canthirine of agron was his first wive he divorce.
    Anne bolyen was beheaded.
    Jane Seymour died.
    Anne of cleaves was divorced.
    Cathren Howard was be headed
    Cathrin

  2. Kathryn Howard was his fifth wive a child 🧒 were nineteen he/she was so alive she flirted with other and she was no way to behave. Catherine Parr was sixth wive by then all my best days were past I lay on death💀bed 🛏 her aged just fifty five how lucky 🍀 Catherine the last stayed alive .
    Sliver
    1.Catherine of Aragon -name.
    2.Eighty years before her marriage to 3.Henry in 1509 – marry year.
    4.Catherine had a daughter called Mary – children.
    5.She got a divorce – end of the marriage.
    6.Anne Boleyn – name.
    7.January 1533 got married – marriage year.
    8.They had a first child – children.
    9.She was beheaded – end of realationship.
    10.Jane Seymour – name.
    11.On 30 may 1535 they were married – marriage.
    12.They had prime Edward – children.
    13.She died – realationship ended.
    14.Anne of cleeves – name.
    15.They called the weeding took place at January 1540.
    16.They didn’t have any children – children.
    17.Axe to her grave – relationship ended.
    18.Kathryn Howard – name.
    19.Married in July 1540 – marriage.
    20.They don’t have no children – children.
    21.She was behaeaded – realationship ended.
    22.Catherine parr – name.
    23.They had christen – children.

  3. Divorced beheaded died Divorced beheaded survived.
    Catherine of Aragon was his first wive
    she failed to give him a son then he divorce her .
    Young Anne Boleyn was his second wive he had a daughter she tried her best what could she do he said she flirted with some other man .

  4. Bronze:
    The rhyme we use is divorced,beheaded,died. Divorced,beheaded,survived.
    2) Wife1)Cathrine of Aragon was divorced.
    Wife2)Anne Boleyn was beheaded.
    Wife3)Jane Seymour died.
    Wife4)Anne of Cleves was divorced.
    Wife5)Kathryn Howard was beheaded.
    Wife6)Cathrine Parr survived!
    Silver:
    What was her name: Cathrine of Aragon
    What year did she marry Henry:She married Henry in 1509.
    Did she have any children:Yes, she had a girl called Mary.
    How did her relationship end with Henry: Henry divorced her.

  5. Divorce,beheaded and died
    Divorced ,beheaded , survived
    Catherine of argon was divorced
    Anne Boleyn was beheaded.
    Jane Seymour Died.
    Anne of Cleves was divorced.
    Kathryn Howard was beheaded .
    Catherine Parr survived.

  6. Bronze Divorce,beheaded and died
    Divorced ,beheaded , survived
    Catherine of argon was divorced
    Anne Boleyn was beheaded.
    Jane Seymour Died.
    Anne of Cleeve was divorced.
    Kathryn Howard was beheaded .
    Catherine Parr survived.

  7. Bronze
    Divorce beheaded die divorce beheaded survive.
    Canthirine of agron was his first wive he divorce.
    Anne bolyen was beheaded.
    Jane Seymour died.
    Anne of cleaves was divorced.
    Cathren Howard was be headed
    Cathrin h

  8. Wife 1: Catherine of Aragon was his first wife and she was divorced.
    Wife 2: Anne Boleyn was his second wife and she was beheaded.
    Wife 3: Jane Seymour was his third wife and she was dead.
    Wife 4: Anne of Cleves was his fourth wife and she was divorced.
    Wife 5: Kathryn Howard was his fifth wife and she was beheaded.
    Wife 6: Catherine Parr was his sixth wife and she was still alive and King Henry VIII died before.

  9. What was her name?: Cathrine of Aragon
    What year did she marry Henry?: 1509
    Did she have any children? yes a girl
    How did her relationship with Henry end? She was divorced
    What else did we know about her? She was Henry’s brother’s wife

    What was her name?: Anne Bolen
    What year did she marry Henry?:1533
    Did she have any children? yes a girl
    How did her relationship with Henry end? she was beheaded
    What else did we know about her? she flirted with others
    What was her name?: Jane Seymour
    What year did she marry Henry?:1535
    Did she have any children? yes a boy
    How did her relationship with Henry end? she died
    What else did we know about her? She was nice to henry.
    What was her name?: Anne of cleves
    What year did she marry Henry?:1540
    Did she have any children? no
    How did her relationship with Henry end? she was divorced
    What else did we know about her? Henry said that she was ugly

    What was her name?:Kathrine howard
    What year did she marry Henry?:1540
    Did she have any children?no
    How did her relationship with Henry end?beheaded
    What else did we know about her? she was anne bolen’s cousin

    What was her name?:cathrine parr
    What year did she marry Henry?:1543
    Did she have any children?no
    How did her relationship with Henry end?Henry died
    What else did we know about her?she cared for Henry
    I am going to do gold

  10. Bronze:
    1) What is the rhyme we use to remind ourselves of the order and fate of Henry’s 6 wives? Divorce, beheaded, die, divorce, beheaded, survive.
    2)Wife 1: Catherine of Aragon was divorced.
    Wife 2: Anne Boleyn was beheaded.
    Wife 3: Jane Seymour died.
    Wife 4: Anne of Cleves was divorced.
    Wife 5: Kathryn Howard was beheaded.
    Wife 6: Catherine Parr survive.

  11. Bronze .
    1.)Divorce,beheaded and died
    Divorced ,beheaded , survived
    2) 1: Catherine of argon was divorced
    2: Anne Boleyn was beheaded.
    3: Jane Seymour Died.
    4: Anne of Cleeve was divorced.
    5: Kathryn Howard was beheaded .
    6: Catherine Parr survived.

    Silver .
    Catherine of Argon , she married Henry in 1509 and they had 1 daughter ,Henry had their marriage annulled. Catherine was married to Henrys older brother 8 years before she married Henry.
    Anne Boleyn , She married Henry 1533 , they had a daughter Elizabeth, she was beheaded. She was crowned Queen of England.
    Jane Seymour married Henry on 30th May 1533 , they had a son Prince Edward , She got ill and died , She became the only wife of Henry to be buried with him.
    Anne of Cleeves married Henry in 1540 , they did not have any children together , their marriage was annulled .
    Kathry Howard married Henry in 1540 ,They did not have any children , she was beheaded . Henry use to call her rose without a thorn.
    Catherine Parr married Henry in 1543 , she was a stepmother to the Kings three children , she became a widow because Henry died in 1547 .

  12. BRONZE: Watch the Horrible Histories song above.
    1) What is the rhyme we use to remind ourselves of the order and fate of Henry’s 6 wives?

    2) Complete the six sentences one of these words from the rhyme:
    divorced, beheaded, died or survived.
    Wife 1: Catherine of Aragon was divorce
    Wife 2: Anne Boleyn was beheaded
    Wife 3: Jane Seymour dead
    Wife 4: Anne of Cleves was divorce
    Wife 5: Kathryn Howard was beheaded
    Wife 6: Catherine Parr survived

  13. Silver
    Anne of cleves.
    Married Henry 6th January 1540.
    They didn’t have any children together.
    Their marriage was annulled 2 weeks later.
    Henry referred to her as ” The mare of Flanders ” because he said she was ugly when he met her in person.

  14. Bronze
    1. The rhyme we use is, divorced, beheaded and died, divorced, beheaded , survived.
    Wife 1: Catherine of Aragon was divorced.
    Wife 2: Anne Boleyn was beheaded.
    Wife 3: Jane Seymour died.
    Wife 4: Anne of cleaves was divorced.
    Wife 5: Kathryn Howard was beheaded.
    Wife 6: Catherine Parr survived.

  15. Bronze
    Divorce, beheaded, died, Divorced, beheaded, survived
    Wife 1: Catherine of Aragon was Divorced
    Wife 2: Anne Boleyn was beheaded
    Wife 3: Jane Seymour died
    wife 4: Anne of cleves Divorce
    wife 5:Cathraine Howard beheaded
    Wife6: Catharine Parr survived

  16. Wife 1: Catherine of Aragon was divorced .
    Wife 2: Anne Boleyn was beheaded
    Wife 3: Jane Seymour died.
    Wife 4: Anne of Cleves was divorced .
    Wife 5: Kathryn Howard was beheaded .
    Wife 6: Catherine Parr survived .

  17. Bronze
    1. Divorced, Beheaded, Died, Divorced, Beheaded, Survived.
    2. Catherine of Aragon was Divorced.
    Anne Boleyn was Beheaded .
    Jane Seymour Died.
    Anne of Cleves was Divorced.
    Kathryn Howard was Beheaded.
    Catherine Parr survived.

    Silver

    Jane Seymour.
    She married Henry on 30th May 1536.
    She had 1 child names Edward VI.
    Her relationship ended when she died few weeks after birthing Edward VI.
    She was Henry’s favourite wife as she birthed a male for him. She was highly praised for her gentle and peaceful nature.

    Gold
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  18. Bronze
    Catherine of Aragon was one she failed to give me a son l had to ask for a divorce
    Young Anne bolcyn she was two had a duagther the best she could and off for the chop went dear Anne
    Lovely Jane Seymour was three the love of my lifetime she gave me a son little prince ED
    Then poor old Jane went dropped dead
    Anne of cleeves came at four she look like a horse so the divorce
    Catherine Parr came last by then all my days were past
    l lay on my death bed aged fifty five
    Lucky Catherine the last stayed alive
    Sliver
    Catherine of Aragon -name
    Eighty years before her marriage to Henry in 1509 – marry year
    Catherine had a daughter called Mary – children
    She got a divorce – end of the marriage
    Anne Boleyn – name
    January 1533 got married – marriage year
    They had a first child – children
    She was behaeadecd – end of realationship
    Jane Seymour – name
    On 30 may 1535 they were married – marriage
    They had prime Edward – children
    She died – realationship ended
    Anne of cleeves – name
    They called the weeding took place at January 1540
    They dint have any children – children
    Axe to her grave – relationship ended
    Kathryn Howard – name
    Married in July 1540 – marriage
    They don’t have no children – children
    She was behaeaded – realationship ended
    Catherine parr – name
    They had christen – children

  19. Bronze
    1.Divorced beheaded died Divorced beheaded survived.
    1.Catherine of Aragon was divorced.
    2.Anne Boleyn was beheaded.
    3.Jane Seymour was dead.
    4.Anne of Cleves was divorced.
    5.Kathryn Howard was beheaded.
    6.Catherine Parr was survived.

    • Silver
      Anne Boleyn was Henry’s second wife after Catherine of Aragon.
      Anne Boleyn was pregnant with her first child to Henry and by June 1533 she was crowned Queen of England. Together they had a daughter, Elizabeth I. But Henry VIII wanted a son and future king of England that Henry wanted. Henry VIII had wanted a son so Anne Boleyn was arrested and beheaded.

  20. Bronze
    Wife 1.Cathrine of Aragon was the first wife but he failed to get a son for Henry VIII so they divorced.
    Wife 2.Anne Boleyn was the second one and she had a daughter but Henry VIII thought he was flirting with other men so she got beheaded.
    Wife 3.Jane Seymour was the third wife and got Henry VIII a son and his son name was Little Prince Ed but then she was dead.
    Wife 4.Anne of Cleves was the fourth and she looked like a horse so they divorced.
    Wife 5.Kathryn Howard was the fifth and she flirted with other men’s so she was beheaded.
    Wife 6.Cathrine Parr was the sixth one and she didn’t die Henry VIII died.

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