Castles and rebellions

In this lesson, we will learn about how the Normans kept the Saxon population from rebellion against their rule.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the definition of a widow?

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Q2.Why were Saxon noblewomen widows vulnerable?

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Q3.What did William make Saxon noblewomen do?

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Q4.What did Anglo-Saxon women help to preserve?

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Q5.Why did lots of Anglo-Saxon noblewomen obey William's orders even if they didn't want to? (Tick 2 boxes)

Select two (2) boxes

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.What is the definition of a widow?

1/5

Q2.Why were Saxon noblewomen widows vulnerable?

2/5

Q3.What did William make Saxon noblewomen do?

3/5

Q4.What did Anglo-Saxon women help to preserve?

4/5

Q5.Why did lots of Anglo-Saxon noblewomen obey William's orders even if they didn't want to? (Tick 2 boxes)

Select two (2) boxes

5/5

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Quiz:

Castles and rebellion

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Q1.Which was the safest part of a castle?

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Q2.Why did the Normans build castles? (Select three)

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Q3.Why did the northerners rebel against William? (Select all that apply)

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Q4.What did William do to the rebellious northerners?

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Q5.What impact did the Harrying of the North have on rebellions?

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Castles and rebellion

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.Which was the safest part of a castle?

1/5

Q2.Why did the Normans build castles? (Select three)

Select three (3) boxes

2/5

Q3.Why did the northerners rebel against William? (Select all that apply)

3/5

Q4.What did William do to the rebellious northerners?

4/5

Q5.What impact did the Harrying of the North have on rebellions?

5/5

Lesson summary: Castles and rebellions

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