Who Had the Healthiest Diet in Tudor Times
Rich or Poor People?

Heather Govier
This activity is based on an article which first appeared in MAPE Focus on History Spring 2000

Use the information to make notes in the chart below showing what foods rich and poor people ate in Tudor times.

 

          Rich People          

          Poor People          

Meat and Fish

 

   

Fruit and Veg

 

   

Dairy Foods

 

   

Bread

 

   

Sugar

 

   

Drinks

 

   

 

I think that the ............... people had a healthier diet than the ............... people.
This was because

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................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ................ ............... ............... 

 


Design a Tudor Herb Garden

Use the planning grid to design a Tudor garden for growing herbs for use in cooking. All the information you need is in the HERBS database.

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