Elizabethan England: The Bubonic Plague

Year 5

Year 6


SKU: H56IL409004

What was the plague? In this lesson, children learn about the bubonic plague, and how multiple outbreaks of the disease killed a large percentage of the population of England over the years. They explore the believed and actual causes of the plague, as well as what Elizabethans thought could prevent or cure it. Children are encouraged to think about what life must have been like during, and after, an outbreak of the disease.
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