Welcome to Kids Rule! where you can learn about England’s history, discover more about our sites and find loads of fun things to watch, read and do! We're taking a closer look at Tudor England – here's what we've got in store for you:
Watch an interview with a Tudor Cook
Read the latest version of Kids Rule!
Make a delicious Tudor dessert with our recipe
Continue your mega timeline: Download the Tudor poster
Download your Tudor battleships game
Spotter's guide to Henry VIII's Castles
INTERVIEW WITH A TUDOR COOK
Watch the video to find out what working life is like in the kitchen, how to make delicious Tudor biscuits, and what on earth marchpane is!WATCH THE VIDEO
THE KIDS RULE! GUIDE TO TUDOR ENGLAND
Don’t miss the latest issue of Kids Rule! magazine to learn all about Tudor England, including the kings and queens who ruled the country, Henry VIII’s castles, the food that was served at royal feasts and what life was like for the people who lived at the time.
This is the seventh in our series of Kids Rule! magazines following the history of England. Each issue is designed to help you discover more about our properties through fun facts, illustrated stories, games, puzzles and competitions. So, what are you waiting for?READ KIDS RULE! ONLINE
FOLLOW OUR RECIPE TO MAKE TUDOR SMARTARD
Prepare to have your taste buds tickled with this recipe for sweet cottage cheese fritters. This traditional Tudor dessert combines cottage cheese, eggs and double cream, which is then fried and topped with a sprinkling of sugar… sort of like a centuries-old pancake!
Download our recipe, but don’t forget to ask an adult to help you!
PLAY TUDOR BATTLESHIPS AND TAKE ON THE SPANISH ARMADA
Now it’s your turn to recreate this epic sea battle at home by downloading our cool Tudor battleships game. After printing out your game boards, ask a friend to go to war with you and decide who is playing as England and who is playing as Spain. Then secretly position your ships on your board before trying to be the first to sink the other player’s fleet by guessing their location!Download the game
TUDOR POSTER: MAKE YOUR MEGA TIMELINE
Each of the posters follow on from each other, allowing you to create a mega timeline of English history! If you missed the last magazine, don't worry as you can still get your hands on the previous posters below.DOWNLOAD YOUR POSTER
Make your Mega Timeline!
Download the Prehistoric poster
Download the Roman poster
Download the Anglo-Saxon poster
Download the Norman poster
Download the Medieval Monastery poster
Download the Castle Poster
Download the Tudor poster
Download the Stuart poster
Download the Georgian poster
Download the Victorian poster
Download the Edwardian poster
SPOTTER’S GUIDE TO HENRY VIII’S CASTLES
After separating from the Catholic church in the 16th century, Henry VIII prepared to defend his kingdom by building lots of castles, also known as ‘device forts’, along the English and Welsh coasts – many of which can still be visited today.
Read our guide to learn more about these fascinating forts, discover what you need to look out for during a visit and how to tell them apart from other castles across the country.Download the guide
Other issues in the Kids Rule! series:
Kids Rule! Guide to Victorian England
Kids Rule! Guide to Georgian England
Kids Rule! Guide to Stuart England
Kids Rule! Guide to Tudor England
Kids Rule! Guide to Castles
Kids Rule! Guide to Medieval Monasteries
Kids rule! Guide to the Norman Conquest
Kids rule! Guide to Anglo-Saxon England
Kids Rule! Guide to Roman England