The Impact of the Norman Conquest on Villages

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Key takeaways
Describe the features of a Norman village.
Evaluate who had the most important role in the villages.
Evaluate continuity and change from the Anglo-Saxon period.
Alex Richardson Host: Alex is a History teacher at Warlingham School, with an MRes in History from Goldsmiths University. His specialist areas are the German Revolution of 1918, the Cold War, and the history of the early Soviet Union.

Normans changed so many aspects of life in England...tune in to find out more! In this class, students will examine the impact of the Norman Conquest on the way villages were organised, drawing out continuities and changes with the previous Anglo-Saxon period. Students will also discuss the features of Norman villages, as well as gaining an understanding of the social roles of the village. 

This is a great class for anyone currently covering the topic but also for students who have an interest in the subject or want to get ahead with a firm background understanding allowing them to excel in exams and teacher assessments. 

Keep going!: How the Normans changed religion in EnglandNorman Struggles between the Church & Crown?How religious were people in Norman times?

Safeguarding reminder:The safety of your child is of the utmost importance. All of our classes are pre-recorded to remove any concerns around live participation. For reruns of our past live classes, students' webcams and microphones were disabled and only the chat history, if participation was requested, is visible.

Suitable for:

This class is suitable for students in Years 10-11 or S4-S5.

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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