Zeezok Publishing's Z-Guide to A Man for All Seasons is a great way to incorporate media into your study on medieval English history.
This guide contains a topic overview movie synopsis and ten learning activities based on this exciting film. Learn more about King Henry VIII and the Tower of London. Assume the role of Sir Thomas Mores attorney and defend him at his trial. Draw a portrait complete a crossword puzzle and evaluate the wisdom of Mores comments throughout the movie. Probe the directors mind with The Filmmakers Art activity evaluate your personal beliefs with the Worldview Activity and get the entire family involved with the For Family Discussion section. Choose those activities which best fit your students course objectives areas of interest or time schedule. A Man for All Seasons movie guide takes you back to the turbulent times of the Tudors.
Movie Summary: As a member of the Kings High Council during the turbulent years of the Tudor dynasty in England Sir Thomas More is respected for his honesty and fair judgments. Upon becoming Chancellor of England More a devout Catholic disagrees with the kings plan to divorce his wife and marry Anne Boleyn. Condemned for refusing to recognize King Henry VIII as head of the English Church More remains faithful to his personal beliefs and convictions even unto death.
Topics: Tudor English History Henry VIII Sir Thomas More Separation of Church and State Character Quality of Keeping Your Word Contains a printable pdf file of the complete study guide. It does not include the movie.
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This Z-Guide is based on the movie A Man for All Seasons (1966). You can view a trailer for the movie below.