Summary of Henry VIII

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Key takeaways
Who Henry VIII was.
The problems Henry VIII faced.
Henry VIII's death and legacy.
Steve RobertsHost: Mr. Roberts is a teacher from Australia with ten years of experience - the last six of which have been in London. He loves history, learning, and teaching. The reason he loves all of these is because he likes knowing about the world he lives in, why it is the way it is, how it got the way it is, and how it might change.

Henry VIII was the second Tudor king of England and he consolidated a new concept of kingship in England. In this class, students will be guided through who Henry VIII was including his wives and children, the problems he faced, his break from Rome, as well as his death and legacy. This class is aimed at students in Years 7 - 9 but gives a great overview for any student who wants to feel confident on the concept or is curious to learn more about such a historic king!

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Years 7 - 9.

Class requirements:
You will need a laptop or device with internet connection to watch the class, as well as a pen and notepad for taking notes.
What to expect:
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