This Gunpowder Plot worksheet asks the kids to do some research about the charges against Guy Fawkes for his part in the Gunpowder Plot. Can they then use the information they've found out and their persuasive writing skills to write a speech for both the prosecution and defence?
Gunpowder Plot Trial Worksheet
The Monteagle Letter played an important part in uncovering the Gunpowder Plot. Can the children write a letter warning Lord Monteagle to stay away from Parliament on the 5th of November, without revealing details of the plot?
The children will need to use their persuasive writing skills for this worksheet. Can they imagine they are Tom Wintour, trying to recruit Guy Fawkes to help with the Gunpowder Plot?