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