Elizabeth I (7 September 1533 – 24 March 1603) was Queen of England and Ireland from 17 November 1558 until her death. Sometimes called The Virgin Queen, Gloriana or Good Queen Bess, the childless Elizabeth was the fifth and last monarch of the Tudor dynasty.
Elizabeth was the daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn, his second wife, who was executed two and a half years after Elizabeth's birth..."
- Guide to Elizabethan England
I - a lesson plan (texts and
(History on the Net)
- Laurence HAQUET (Ac. Rouen) a commencé à préparer des webquests sur différents aspects de la société britannique pour sa classe de 4ème EURO.
Voici les 3 premiers (4 autres viendront très bientôt):
"Les élèves sont amenés à remplir des minibooks qui sont téléchargeables en haut de chaque page.
Les élèves mettent en commun à l'oral ce qu'ils ont trouvé et compris et ils utilisent ensuite leurs notes pour réaliser une trace écrite.
A partir de la webquest N°3, il y a des documents audio et/ou vidéo."
Last Of The Tudors - a webquest
"As a group, you will research the life of Queen Elizabeth I
of England and come up with an obituary that details aspects of her
- Elizabeth - The Virgin Queen - Part 2 of 4 (British History Documentary) | Timeline
"In this section Starkey focuses on the early years of Elizabeth’s rule and her reluctance to marry. Her dalliances with court favourites like Lord Dudley provoked speculation, but what concerned her advisers was her refusal to consider a suitor from France or Spain, powers which constituted a military threat. She was in a precarious position: a Protestant Queen in a Catholic country, and Mary, Queen of Scots, who wanted to claim the throne and return the nation to Catholic rule, was a great threat to Elizabeth..."
- Elizabeth - Heart Of A King - Part 3 of 4 (British History Documentary) | Timeline
"This section focuses on what was to be Elizabeth’s finest hour - the rout of the Spanish Armada in 1588. Ironically, Elizabeth loathed war - as a woman, she could not lead her own troops and distrusted her military commanders. Several factors contributed to the outbreak of War, including the assassination of William Prince of Orange and Elizabeth’s decision to execute her Catholic cousin, Mary Queen of Scots..."
- Elizabeth - Gloriana - Part 4 of 4 (British History Documentary) | Timeline
"This edition focuses on how Elizabeth presided over a golden age following the defeat of the Armada. National pride followed in the wake of the flourishing of literature, an age of prosperity and a new sense of England being a world power. But problems continued to plague the Queen as she got older..."