Peasants, Princes and Pestilence

Project Overview

Develop children’s knowledge of 14th century England with our pre-planned Year 5 history project, Peasants, Princes and Pestilence. Our high-quality teaching resources help children learn about life in medieval times, including the effects and impact of the Black Death.

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What’s included

Peasants, Princes and Pestilence is a comprehensive history project that boasts an array of essentials including:



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Project scope

Peasants, Princes and Pestilence provides a structured approach to history, outlining key subjects and topics including:

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  • Art and design
  • Computing
  • Design and technology
  • English
  • Geography
  • History
  • Music
  • PE
  • Science
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  • 14th century plague
  • Health and hygiene
  • History beyond 1066

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