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Primary History Workshop - Tudor (Ages 7 to 11)

Friday 19th August 9.00am till 11.45am

Two Families embroiled in war!
At a time when armies fought over who would be the true ruler of England, they brought together
huge armies of armoured warriors.

Head back over 500 years to 1485 where Richard III is being challenged by Henry Tudor for the crown
of England. Who will win this savage battle? How will this impact the future of England?

Join Adam and James from Primary History workshops for a child friendly workshop. If your child is
between 7 and 11 years old, sign them up for a crash course on Tudor warfare.
While your children have the opportunity to wear suits of armour, wield weapons and wage war, sit
back and relax in the Stick Fig or book yourself on a tour of Harvington Hall. Give yourself a break
and let us entertain your kids during the holiday.

9.00-9.30 Introduction -(Parents welcome)
● Build an army to protect the king
● Learn about the drama between the Lancastrians and Yorkists in the War of the Roses
● Decide if Richard III was a scoundrel or a misinterpreted king
9.30-10.30 The Battle of Bosworth-(Children Only)
● Explorine the Tudor armoury, handle weapons, armor clothing and household goods
● Reenact The Battle of Bosworth

10.30-11.30 Tudor Pastimes-(Children Only)
● Play and compete with the board game Merrells
● Practice your Archery skills against an armored knight
11.30-12.00 Tudor Royal Family-(Children Only)
● Learn about the Tudor family tree and the kings and queens for the next 100 years!

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