In 1066, who was the rightful heir to the throne?

In this lesson, we are going to be learning about three men who were battling to become King of England in 1066. We will start by learning about Edward the Confessor, whose death prompted Harold Godwinson, William I and Harald Hardrada to battle for his throne. We will learn about the battles that took place in 1066, including the most famous battle: the Battle of Hastings.

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In 1066, who was the rightful heir to the throne?

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Q1.Who fought in the Battle of Stamford Bridge? Tick three

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Q2.Which three men thought they were the rightful successor to the throne? Tick three

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Q3.In which year was the Battle of Hastings fought?

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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:

In 1066, who was the rightful heir to the throne?

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

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Q1.Who fought in the Battle of Stamford Bridge? Tick three

Select three (3) boxes

1/3

Q2.Which three men thought they were the rightful successor to the throne? Tick three

Select three (3) boxes

2/3

Q3.In which year was the Battle of Hastings fought?

3/3

Lesson summary: In 1066, who was the rightful heir to the throne?

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