1066 The Battle of Hastings

KS2 / P5-7
KS3&4 / S1-6
History

Edward is king and Harold is his loyal servant, but William fancies the English crown so when Harold takes a trip to France he finds himself swearing allegiance to the Norman king only to face him across the battle field on the most famous date in English history.

A Play in a Day for up to 30 KS2 or KS3 pupils.

A comprehensive re-telling of Harold and William's story with lots of humour, 1066 - The Battle of Hastings is perfect for classes studying the period and is a good introduction to ensemble drama work.

Working together as actors to create a fun, action-packed 15- 20 minute performance, informing as much as it entertains, students will explore a wide range of topical issues.

Key themes:

-          the value of teamwork

-         self-expression

-         public speaking

-         confidence building

-         increased subject knowledge

Bring the story of 1066 The Battle of Hastings to life in your School hall with a fantastic Play in a Day experience!