Welcome to a new week year 4. Well done to those children completing work on all three subject blogs every day- excellent work. Don’t forget there are also blogs for you on the PE and Art British Values and DT blogs!
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.
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