Who was the worse king: Richard I or John?

In this lesson, we will be learning about King John and King Richard I. We will be learning about the House of Anjou and the rivalries that developed between Henry II’s sons, who all wanted to be king. We will learn about the successes and failures of both Richard I and his younger brother John. We will conclude the lesson by thinking about who was the worse king. This lesson covers beheading and execution. If this is a sensitive topic for your child then please make sure they are adequately supervised.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.What was the second job King Henry II gave to Thomas Becket?

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Q2.Which three men thought they were the rightful successor to the throne in 1066? Select three answers.

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Q3.What was King Henry II rumoured to have shouted after discovering Becket had excommunicated priests?

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Q4.Look at the image below. Which of the figures should be in position b. on the feudal system pyramid.

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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!

Question 1

Question 2

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Question 4

Q1.What was the second job King Henry II gave to Thomas Becket?

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Q2.Which three men thought they were the rightful successor to the throne in 1066? Select three answers.

Select three (3) boxes

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Q3.What was King Henry II rumoured to have shouted after discovering Becket had excommunicated priests?

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Q4.Look at the image below. Which of the figures should be in position b. on the feudal system pyramid.

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Who was the worse king: Richard I or John?

End of lesson quiz

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Q1.What was Richard I known as?

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Q2.Which Crusade did Richard I fight in?

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Q3.Name two skills which King John lacked, mentioned in the lesson.

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Q4.Tick two actions that made King John a bad king.

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Who was the worse king: Richard I or John?

End of lesson quiz

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Q1.What was Richard I known as?

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Q2.Which Crusade did Richard I fight in?

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Q3.Name two skills which King John lacked, mentioned in the lesson.

Select two (2) boxes

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Q4.Tick two actions that made King John a bad king.

Select two (2) boxes

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Lesson summary: Who was the worse king: Richard I or John?

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