Events of the Spanish Armada (Part 2)

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Key takeaways
Who was leading either side of the Armada?
What were the factors leading to the Spanish defeat?
What did the defeat mean?
Alice SolomonsHost: Alice read History at Lancaster University and is now Director of History. She has been teaching History for the past 6 years. She also is a Specialist Leader of Education in History and an AQA examiner. Alice's aim is simply to inspire her students to love History as much as she does!

This is Part 2 of Events of the Spanish Armada. Watch Part 1 first to fully understand the events! There are several reasons why Philip II launched the Spanish Armada...what happened and how did it turn out? In this class, students will gain a better understanding of who was leading either side of the Armada and what factors led to the Spanish defeat. Students will also learn what the defeat meant. This class is aimed at students in Year 7 but is a great class for any student interested in History!

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Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Year 7.

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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