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Key Stage 3 History: The Tudors: 7: Elizabeth I – Cousins at War

In today’s Key Stage 3 History blog an Oxford Home Schooling tutor looks at the life of Mary Queen of Scots. One of my most unhappy moments as Queen was caused by my own cousin. She behaved in the most … More…

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Key Stage 3 History: The Tudors: 6: Elizabeth I – Solution to the Religious Problems

In blog 6 of our Key Stage 3 History series an Oxford Home Schooling tutor writes about Elizabeth I’s religious reforms from her point of view. Now, I’m not one to blow my own trumpet, but I think it’s safe … More…

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Key Stage 3 History: The Tudors: 5: Mary I – The Queen with Blood on her Hands

In the fifth blog in our  Key Stage 3 History series on the Tudors, we look at the life of Mary I though the eyes of her sister Elizabeth. Key Stage 3 History: The Tudors: 5: Mary I – The … More…

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Key Stage 3 History: The Tudors:4: Edward VI – the Child King

In the fourth blog in our Key Stage 3 History series an Oxford Home Schooling tutor looks at the life of Edward VI. Key Stage 3 History: The Tudors: 4: Edward VI – the Child King My father never got … More…

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Key Stage 3 History: The Tudors: 1: An Introduction to my Family

Following our last series of Key Stage 3 History blogs on Medieval England, we return with a new series by an Oxford Home Schooling tutor on the Tudors. Key Stage 3 History: The Tudors: 1: An Introduction to my Family … More…

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Key Stage 3 History: Medieval Life 10: Monks and Nuns

The last blog in our  Key Stage 3 History series takes a look at medieval monastic life. Monks and Nuns I knew it! I just knew the local monastery was up to no good! My husband has just got home … More…

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Key Stage 3 History: Medieval Life 9: What did Medieval People Believe about Heaven and Hell?

In blog 9 in our Key Stage 3 History series we look at medieval beliefs. What did Medieval People Believe about Heaven and Hell? I have some sad news today. Old Mrs Miller from next door is really ill. It’s … More…

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Key Stage 3 History: Medieval Life 8: The Role of the Church

In blog 8 of our Key Stage 3 History series we look at the role of the medieval church. The Role of the Church I’m all flustered! I’m flapping around like a headless chicken and achieving nothing! It’s Sunday morning. That means all … More…

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Key Stage 3 History: Medieval Life 6: Causes of the Peasants’ Revolt

 The sixth blog in our Key Stage 3 History series is about the Peasants’ Revolt. Causes of the Peasants’ Revolt Now, you know I’m not one for drama, but the whole world has gone mad! I never thought I’d see what … More…

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Key Stage 3 History: Medieval Life 5: Life in Towns

In the last blog in our Key Stage 3 History series we looked life in the country. In blog 5 we look at life in a Medieval town. Life in Towns You think life in the country is bad? It’s no better … More…

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