Miss Golland’s Class – Tudor Food

Tudor Food

We are currently researching all about the different foods that Tudors ate.

Here are some useful links that cover a range of topics:

http://history.parkfieldict.co.uk/tudors/tudor-food

www.historyonthenet.com/Tudors/food.htm

www.the-tudors.org.uk/tudor-food.htm

http://cookit.e2bn.org/historycookbook/1426-vegetable-pottage.html

http://primaryfacts.com/476/tudor-food-and-drink-facts-and-information/

http://www.elizabethi.org/contents/food/

 

Where did Tudor food come from?

http://primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/tudors/food.html

http://history.parkfieldict.co.uk/tudors/farming-in-tudor-times

 

What did the poor eat?Rich and poor tudors ate very different foods from each other.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/clips/zdc4d2p

http://cookit.e2bn.org/historycookbook/1407-tudor-low-table-meal.html

 

What did the rich eat?

The link below will take you to a great BBC documentary all about preparing for a Tudor feast. This is one to watch at home as it is quite long!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QeqnGvHNlV0

Other links:

http://www.bbc.co.uk/education/clips/zjbg9j6

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uqaa3fZVtas

 

What was a Tudor kitchen like?

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/tudors/tudorkitchen.html

http://www.sixwives.info/tudor-kitchens.htm

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iwr68gROYM0

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9igI-O2ENKs

Do you want to bake like a Tudor?

Here are some links to sites that will tell you all about baking in Tudor times:

http://tudortimes.co.uk/daily-life/bread-oats

http://cookit.e2bn.org/historycookbook/1406-bread.html

Below are a selection of links which will take you to Tudor recipes if you want to have a go yourself.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RIu1x-Tme44

 

How did the Tudor diet affect people’s health?

Tudor diets weren’t particularly healthy and often caused problems for their health. The water was polluted and could be very harmful, the sweet fatty diet consumed by the rich caused their teeth to rot and the rubbish dumped outside houses encouraged rodents which spread the plague!

http://cookit.e2bn.org/historycookbook/32-339-tudors-Health-facts.html

 

Monarch research

Here are some useful and reliable links that can help you research the Tudor Monarchs. To make your researching more reliable find your facts from 3 different sources before taking it as truth!  Which Tudor Monarch would you like to find out more about?

http://www.great-britain.co.uk/history/tudors.htm

http://www.schoolsliaison.org.uk/kids/aston/tudors/tudorkq/

http://www.dkfindout.com/us/search/tudors/

http://www.primaryhomeworkhelp.co.uk/timeline/tudors.html

https://www.natgeokids.com/za/discover/history/general-history/tudor-facts/

http://kids.britannica.com/kids/article/Tudor-House-of/476330

Happy researching!

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