Topic Work – The Gunpowder Plot

Use the notes you made during the film in class to explain key facts that occurred throughout the Gunpowder Plot. 

Make sure you explain when it happened, where it took place, who was involved, why the plot began and explain how the plot ended. Write in detail and use key vocabulary from your topic page where appropriate!



Leave a Reply

  1. On 5 November GuyFawkes wanted to kill James I so he blowed up the house to kill JamesI.
    A man betrayed send a letter to James I about the plan.

  2. On the 5 November 1605 guy fawker planted to blow up the house
    of parliament to kill James the first.a man betrayed him sent a letter to james telling him about the plan.

  3. In the video clip guy falks wanted to kill James the first.then the people were focusing on guy falks. Then guy falks decided to kill the people in a building that looked nice he thought all of this in his head at home.baily .

  4. The plot began at the 5 November the plot began because james 1 did not let the Catholic people worship in peace and he maked his one law and people didn’t like it so they decided to blow the houses of parlement.A person gave they king a letter.
    The king told everyone to stay away from the Houses of Parliament at November the 5th. The plot began in the Houses of Parliament guy Fawkes blowed the Houses of Parliament guy Fawkes
    had 30 barles of gunpowder and they managed to kill guy Fawkes and they celebrated that the king survied and the plot ended when guy Fawkes.

  5. guy Fawkes and 12 other men planned to blow up the Houses of Parliament because they didn’t like the laws that James I made and he was not respectful of their religious beliefs. The 13 Catholic men plotted to use 36 barrels of gunpowder to kill James I but other innocent people would have got killed to like the prince of Wales. One man felt guilty and warned another to stay away from the Houses of Parliament on November 5th but he passed the message on to the king, Guy Fawks was then caught and executed by the Kings guards. People celebrated that the king survived but did not know what had happened. They had parties with bonfires.


  6. The plot was took place in the house of Parliament. The people involved were Guy Fawkes and 12 of his friends who were all Catholics. The plot began because people didn’t like James the first because he was not respectful of others beliefs, he showed off and he didn’t let people worship how they wanted to. The plot ended when one of the thirteen men began to feel guilty about planning to blow the Houses of Parliament up with some innocent people inside such as Prince of Wales and some of the government. One man wrote a letter warning another to stay away on November 5th but he passed the message on to king James. They then caught Guy Fawks trying to blow up 36 barrels of gunpowder and they exectuted him.

    Momina and summayah.

  7. The gun powder plot was in 1605 the aim was to blow up the House of Parliament. During a search of the House of Lords at about midnight on 4 November 1605, Fawkes was discovered guarding 36 barrels of gun powder guy Fawkes was dead for many years afterward by special sermons and other public events such as the ringing of church bells which have evolved the bonfire night of today

  8. Earlier the gunpowder plot started 1605 . James I did not let the Romans cothlics won’t allowed to practices there religion. Guy Fawkes wanted to blow up the house fo lords on 5 november. 1605.Jesuit Treason was a failed to assassinated.

  9. In 1605 the main purpose of the gun powder plot was for guy Fawkes to blow up the house of Parliament.the plot was reviled to the authorities in an anonymous letter sent to William Parker 4th baron monteagle on October 26 1605

  10. In the early days The Gunpowder plot was started in 1605 it was often called the Gunpowder Treason attempted against king James I.led by a group of catholics.king James I did not let any one practice there religion so thy started to hate him because of that so some men wanted to make a plot on the king which was a gunpowder plot . One of the men sent a letter to the king people are doing a plot so tell every one to get out ! And one of the people of parliament spotted Guy Fawkes and executed him because he was one of the people that planned the the Gunpowder plot and was the only one that was spotted.

  11. In November 1605,the infamous gunpowder plot took place in which some Catholics,most famously Guy Fawkes, Plotted to blow up James I,the first of the Stuart kings of England. the story is remembered each November 5 when Guy Fawkes is burnt in a celebration know as “bonfire night”.Catholics in England had expected James I to be more tolerant of them. In fact, he had proved to be the opposite and had ordered all Catholic persists to leave England. this angered some Catholics that they decided to kill James and put his daughter Elizabeth on the throne ensuring that she was a catholic. this led to a plot to kill not only the king of England,James, but also evryone sitting in the house of parliment at the same time as James was there opened parliment on november 5th 1605

  12. The Gunpowder plot of 1605,in earlier centuries it was often called the Gunpowder treasure plot however James I called himself the great schoolmaster of the whole land of his.james the I to covert everyone to his Protestant beliefs however, this made some catholics.

  13. In 1603 Queen Elizabeth was dead so then James 1 took the throne and some Roman catholics really disliked him and he was very un popular.In 1605 Guy Fawkes was plotting the gun powder plot to blow up the House of Parliament but some guards caught him and he was treated on treason:)

  14. First queen Elizabeth said that everyone who was a Roman Catholic to a pratestant and everybody was furious and anxious. In 1603 queen Elizabeth died and then the Stuart’s came and ruled over England then James 1 rule over England and everyone thought that he will put a stop to this, making everyone a pratestant and leave them a Roman Catholic but it was the opposite James 1 was so mean he made everyone a pratestant then 13 people decided to blow up the parliament and they had 360 barrels of gunpowde. Guy Fawkes was incharge of the gunpowder plot, one of the men informed James I about the gunpowder pot . :)

  15. The gunpowder plot happened on the 5th November 1605.Guy Fawkes was involved in the gun powder plot because king James I banned them from believing in Roman Catholics so they planned a gunpowder plot. one men betrayed Guy Fawkes by writing a letter to send to James I that Guy Fawkes was plotting to burn the House of Parliament.whilst James I was outside talking to the Roman Catholics, Guy Fawkes used the 36 barrels to blow the House of Parliament.
    once he was caught Guy Fawkes got murded.

  16. The Gunpowder was on 5 November 1605 in the house of parliament . Roman Catholics didn’t like King James I because James I wanted everyone to believe in his religion. So then the people who were Roman Catholics weren’t aloud to practise there religion at there church.Then the Roman Catholics wanted to kill king James I.Then the GuyFawkes died because the man who was Roman Catholic betrayed GuyFawkes and wrote a letter to king JamesI. When the man from the Roman Catholic wrote the letter to king James I , King James I killed GuyFawkes.

Find out more information on trips for next year here.