South Sea Bubble
One of the many interesting historical events mentioned in the novel is the South Sea Bubble. Conduct research and prepare a report on the South Sea Bubble to share with the class.
As a group activity conduct research on the history of the site known as Stonehenge. Give a presentation to the class and include several theories about the origin of the site.
Waves of Invasion
Throughout much of the novel (and much of English history), England is occupied by waves of invaders, many of whom become permanent settlers. Conduct research and prepare a presentation for the class on the many significant invasions of England.
The novel begins with a journey of a hunter-gatherer and his family. Conduct research on the earliest known inhabitants of the island of Britain and give a presentation to the class.
King Henry VIII
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