The Battle of Hastings

To prepare for the return to school and to continue learning about the Norman Conquest of England, please read this article (written on the 950th anniversary) about the Battle of Hastings and complete the short Google form exercises (sent to your school email) about the Battle of Hastings.

What happened at the Battle of Hastingsa

 

This short video explains why William won the Battle of Hastings:

 

Here is another short video which shows you the Bayeux Tapestry, created to tell the story of the preparations for the battle, the voyage from Normandy to England, the battle itself and William the Conqueror’s victory:

 

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