Menu

Key Stage One History Castles

Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in history for Key Stage one to teach about castle life in the past

Castle Visit

Plan and write a recount describing what might happen during a family visit to a castle

Castle Attack

Identify, describe and build a model of a weapon that was used to attack a castle in the past

Castle Siege

Identify and record a set of instructions about how to lay siege to a castle in the past

Castle Moat

Build models to illustrate some of the best ways of attacking a castle across the moat filled with water

Castle Locations

Research and identify some of the best locations that could be used for the site of a castle

Castle Protection

Identify and describe some of building structures that were used to defend a castle from attack in the past

Castle Entertainment

Investigate and role-play different ways to entertain the lord and lady of a castle in the past

Castle Jobs

Identify, record and describe different jobs and activities that took place in a castle in the past

Castle Inhabitants

Identify and describe some of the groups of people who lived and worked in a castle in the past