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Key Topic 1: Queen, Government and Religion 1558-1569

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1.1.2 HOMEWORK: What was The Reformation? HOMEWORK What was the Reformation? Symbolism in Elizabeth's Portraits - Tudors Dynasty. Symbolism in Elizabeth’s portraits has been there all along, but some of us have chosen not to see it until now.

Symbolism in Elizabeth's Portraits - Tudors Dynasty

It wasn’t until I recently watched a documentary that talked about the symbolism in Elizabeth’s “Rainbow” portrait that I started looking for them. In this article I will cover three portraits with obvious symbols. History - Elizabeth I: An Overview. HOMEWORK: Character Cards - use the websites to fill in the character cards on William Cecil and the Privy Council. 1.1.3 HOMEWORK Cecil and Privy Council Character Cards. HOMEWORK Who was William Cecil? KS3 > The Reformation > MPs > William Cecil Cecil served in Parliaments under Henry VIII, Edward VI and Mary I.

HOMEWORK Who was William Cecil?

He became Elizabeth I’s most trusted minister, and played a major role in her government and her religious settlement. HOMEWORK What was the Privy Council? The Privy Council was responsible for the general administration of the country.

HOMEWORK What was the Privy Council?

Who was on the Council depended on who Elizabeth wanted on it, but as some of the nobles of her realm had a lot of money and influence in the places that they lived, Elizabeth had to make sure that the most powerful men in her country had their interests represented. If she did not, they could rebel against her. HOMEWORK William Cecil (shorter) and the Privy Council (scroll half way down) Elizabeth's Advisers Elizabeth's Bureaucrats Sir Francis Knollys (1514-96).

HOMEWORK William Cecil (shorter) and the Privy Council (scroll half way down)

His strong Protestant convictions helped him to rise at court under Edward VI, but he moved to Frankfurt and then to Strasburg while Mary ruled. ELIZABETH Act of Uniformity. HOMEWORK: Character Cards - use the websites to fill in the character cards on Mary Queen of Scots and the Church of England. 1.2.1 HOMEWORK Mary Queen of Scots and Church of England Character Cards. HOMEWORK Who was Mary Queen of Scots? HOMEWORK Who was Mary Queen of Scots - more detailed. HOMEWORK: The Church of England after the 1559 Act of Settlement. Elizabeth and Mary BBC Documentary 2016.