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Basic London History 1600s: Gunpwder Plot, English Civil War, Great Fire (13-17)

This one-off class/virtual tour will explore the history of London, including The Gunpowder Plot, the English Civil War and the Great Fire of London.
Amber - the London Tour Guide
262 total reviews for this teacher
7 reviews for this class
Completed by 16 learners
55 minutes
per class
Meets once
year olds
learners per class
per learner

How does a "One-Time" class work?

Meets once at a scheduled time
Live video chat, recorded and monitored for safety and quality
Great for exploring new interests and different styles of teachers

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Available Times

This teacher may live in a different time zone.

Wed, Jan 11, 2023

Meet once (1 day)
11:00 – 11:55 PM
Outside 6am-10pm in your local time.

Wed, Feb 8, 2023

Meet once (1 day)
10:00 – 10:55 AM

Mon, Feb 27, 2023

Meet once (1 day)
11:00 – 11:55 PM
Outside 6am-10pm in your local time.
Don't see a time that works for you?


Class Experience

* Students will learn about King James I, King Charles I and King Charles II
* Students will be able to explain the Gunpowder Plot and how it was foiled
* Students will discover the two sides of the English Civil War
* Students will be able to identify what caused the Great Fire of London
An optional homework assignment will be to explore Google map to find locations where Kings lived that can still be visited today in London. A handout will help the students to find these locations.
A handout will be provided for the learner to use during class. A pop quiz will be held at the end of the class to recall learning.
55 minutes per week in class, and maybe some time outside of class.
Google maps may be used in class and as homework. A handout will be provided for the student to print out and use during class.


Amber - the London Tour Guide
Lives in the United Kingdom
Learning with a fun guide!
262 total reviews
391 completed classes

About Me

I am a professional tour guide in London and love going around the city (sometimes dressed in costume!) and teaching visitors about the fascinating history. With over 2000 years of events, there is plenty to learn! My signature tour is where I... 
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