Learning Exercise

Tudor England

The Tudors reigned in England from 1485-1603. This was a time of many transitions in English history. The reigns of Henry VIII and his daughter remain controversial.
Course: Western Civilization

An overview of the Tudor period of England, this site, which is part of the Tudor History web ring, focuses primarily on... see more


Instructions: Answer one of the following using the primary sources on this website: How effective were the Tudor monarchs in governing England? OR Was Henry VIII a positive or negative influence on England and the English people?
Additional Information: None.

Technical Notes



Computer skills.


Western Civilization
History of England

Learning Objectives

To acquaint students with the five monarchs of England's Tudor dynasty.
To determine the effectiveness of the reign of Henry VIII.
To examine the political and religious upheavals in England during the Tudor era.