Watch this video (00’34 – 30’28).
Days that shook the world – Anne Boleyn
You will not need to understand EVERYTHING. Do not panic. You must try to answer the following questions.
- Give some elements of historical context.
- Explain why Anne Boleyn was chosen by Henry VIII. Give details about her.
- What was her role in Henry’s life ?
- When she became Queen, how did the English people react ?
- Why was she to be executed ? What was her crime ?
- How old was she when she was arrested ?
- Sir William Kingston – give information about him.
- Thomas Cromwell – give information about him.
- What is Anne’s religious position ?
- Who was Catherine of Aragon ? What was her role ?
- Give information about Jane Seymour.