What your students will learn

Use these videos as an introduction to the story of Guy Fawkes and the origins of Bonfire night.

Please note, this resource is not suitable for younger pupils.

Gunpowder Plot - Stories from Parliament (Part 1)

Gunpowder Plot - Stories from Parliament (Part 2)

Curriculum links

England

  • History – Significant events, people and places
  • History – Connections, contrasts and trends over time

Northern Ireland

  • History – Significant events, people and places
  • History – Connections, contrasts and trends over time

Wales

  • History – Significant events, people and places
  • History – Connections, contrasts and trends over time