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Lesson overview:How do we know about the Great Fire of London?

  • To show in discussion, an understanding of what an 'eyewitness' is.
  • To recognise aspects of the fire that eyewitnesses saw.
  • To know that Samuel Pepys saw the fire and that he wrote about it in his diary.
  • To examine Samuel Pepys' diary entries on the Great Fire of London.
  • To show in discussion, an understanding of what an 'eyewitness' is.
  • To recognise aspects of the fire that eyewitnesses saw.
  • To know that Samuel Pepys saw the fire and that he wrote about it in his diary.
  • To examine Samuel Pepys' diary entries on the Great Fire of London.