William's invasion plan

In this lesson, we will learn about William and Matilda's reasons for wanting to invade England and what stopped them.

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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.Why was Edward called 'the Confessor'?

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Q2.Edward became King of England in 1042. What century was this?

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Q3.Edward was married to Edith Godwin. Where did the Godwin family come from?

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Q4.Which powerful group of English nobles and Church people chose Harold Godwinson to be King?

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Q5.Harold Godwinson had experience of fighting. Where did he get this experience?

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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.Why was Edward called 'the Confessor'?

1/5

Q2.Edward became King of England in 1042. What century was this?

2/5

Q3.Edward was married to Edith Godwin. Where did the Godwin family come from?

3/5

Q4.Which powerful group of English nobles and Church people chose Harold Godwinson to be King?

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Q5.Harold Godwinson had experience of fighting. Where did he get this experience?

5/5

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William, Matilda of Flanders and the Duchy of Normandy

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Q1.What was the name of the woven piece of fabric showing the events of 1066?

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Q2.Who was Emma of Normandy?

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Q3.What was the population of England in the 11th century?

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Q4.Which of these was NOT a reason William had a claim to the throne of England?

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Q5.Who supported William's claim to the throne of England?

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William, Matilda of Flanders and the Duchy of Normandy

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 of the woven piece of fabric showing the events of 1066?

1/5

Q2.Who was Emma of Normandy?

2/5

Q3.What was the population of England in the 11th century?

3/5

Q4.Which of these was NOT a reason William had a claim to the throne of England?

4/5

Q5.Who supported William's claim to the throne of England?

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Lesson summary: William's invasion plan

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