Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot – free audio resource to help teach the story behind Bonfire Night

It’s that time of year again – the weather's turning colder, the nights are drawing in, and Bonfire Night is just around the corner. It’s an exciting time of year but what’s the story behind the bonfire?

Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot

To help introduce the story of Guy Fawkes and the Gunpowder Plot of 1605, we’ve produced a short audio resource for your class.

Listen to it in the player below, or download it as an MP3 file by clicking on the arrow in the top right-hand corner of the player.

A transcript is also available for you to use – download your PDF version here.

Find more resources on The Hub

You’ll find resources like this and much more on the Cornerstones Hub, our online portal for schools using Cornerstones.

The Hub features a host of planning and assessment tools, as well as more than 1000 bespoke resources, giving you all the tools you need to bring the Cornerstones Curriculum to life.

What’s more, any school purchasing the Cornerstones Curriculum gets one year’s free access, opening up a world of videos, whiteboard presentations, picture cards and much, much more.

To find out more, call us on 03333 20 8000.

Guy Fawkes

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