What is the history of London?

In today's lesson, we join Miss Browne in discovering how the city of London was founded, and looking at the three main different groups that settled in London. We then learn about how London was almost destroyed twice! We will create a timeline of our learning so that we can easily see the changes that took place in London over time.

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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.Select the countries that are part of the United Kingdom

Select one (1) boxes

1/3

Q2.What is the capital city of Scotland?

2/3

Q3.What is the name of the tallest mountain in the United Kingdom?

3/3

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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.Select the countries that are part of the United Kingdom

Select one (1) boxes

1/3

Q2.What is the capital city of Scotland?

2/3

Q3.What is the name of the tallest mountain in the United Kingdom?

3/3

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What is the history of London?

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Q1.What was the name the Romans gave to London?

1/4

Q2.Which group of people were the founders of London?

2/4

Q3.What happened during World War 2 that almost destroyed London?

3/4

Q4.Why did the Great Fire of London spread so quickly?

4/4

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:

What is the history of London?

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

Q1.What was the name the Romans gave to London?

1/4

Q2.Which group of people were the founders of London?

2/4

Q3.What happened during World War 2 that almost destroyed London?

3/4

Q4.Why did the Great Fire of London spread so quickly?

4/4

Lesson summary: What is the history of London?

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