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19 resources with the concept chivalry

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The Core Classics Edition of Miguel de Cervantes’ Don Quixote

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Finding activities to engage readers of Miguel de Cervantes' Don Quixote is not an impossible dream. Whether Don Quixote is new to your curriculum or it's a standard text, you can find suggestions for engaging activities designed to...
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Feudal Japan

For Teachers 7th - 10th
An excellent overview of historical Japanese culture, this presentation could carry through a world history unit or a lesson on the history of Japan. Especially interesting are the slides that compare Japanese armor and castles to other...
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Medieval Warfare

For Teachers 7th - 9th
No time period is more intriguing than the Middle Ages. Even more intriguing, is the life of a medieval knight. Give your class an understanding of the armor, weaponry, trials, and values that shaped the life of the knights engaged in...
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Final Regents Review: The Middle Ages

For Teachers 7th - 10th
A thorough and engaging look at the Medieval time period in Europe, this presentation includes photographs of guild crests, illuminated manuscripts, and historical documents. When coupled with a class discussion on Charlemagne and the...
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The Age of Chivalry: Feudalism and Society

For Students 6th - 10th
If your historians think chivalry is dead, try this worksheet to remind them of its fascinating origins. As pupils read chapter 13 in the McDougal Littell text, World History (attached in case you don't have a class set), they complete...
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The Fall of Rome and the Beginning of the Middle Ages

For Teachers 7th - 10th
A major turning point in world history is the focus of this presentation. Rome has fallen, and with its descent comes the Dark Ages. With pictures, maps, and important information about the Middle Ages, this slideshow would be a great...
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Shall We Dance or Do Manners Matter?

For Teachers 8th - 11th
Students examine the social environment of early 20th century America. In this etiquette lesson, students examine primary document excerpts and images from the Library of Congress website. Students compare the American manners of the...
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Europe in the Middle Ages

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students focus on the development of European civilization during the Middle Ages in Europe through this series of lessons. They develop an awareness for time and place, explain the complex nature of cultures, and real and mythical...
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The Canterbury Tales

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Young scholars read Chaucer's Canterbury Tales and examine life in the Middle Ages. They create word webs and timelines about the Middle Ages. They complete research papers on chivalry and Thomas a Becket.
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The Truth about Knighthood and Japanese and European Feudalism

For Students 9th - 12th
In this Medieval Times worksheet, students read 3 articles about Knighthood, chivalry, European feudalism, Japanese feudalism, and Samurai. Students then respond to 20 short answer questions.
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Chivalry: Dead or Alive?

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students identify behaviors which may be considered chivalrous and provide a definition of what chivalry entails. They articulate their views about chivalrous behavior identify times in which they have acted in a chivalrous manner.and...
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Heroism in English Myth

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students read the legend of King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table. They investigate how present-day definitions of heroism have been influenced by cultural heritage and identify philanthropy themes intrinsic in their reading.
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Medieval Times: Jousts and Tournaments

For Teachers 6th
After a unit on the Middle Ages, learners engage in activities relating to chivalry, tournaments, and jousts. Learners conduct research on each of this topics and answer questions. This could be a richer experience if it involved a...
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The Truth about Knighthood

For Students 9th - 12th
For this Medieval Times worksheet, high schoolers read an article about Knighthood. Students then respond to 8 short answer questions based on the selection.
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Chivalry

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders explore manners by writing short stories. In this chivalry code activity, 8th graders identify the traits of chivalry and explore the history of chivalry in England. Students complete a chivalry worksheet and write a...
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Medieval Knight Life

For Teachers 5th
Students research the Middle Ages. In this Middle Ages lesson, students complete lessons about feudalism, life on a manor, chivalry and knighthood, an activity about the Battle of Hastings, the growth of Middle Age towns, the trial by...
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Age of the Samurai

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore Medieval Japan. In this Samurai lesson plan, 6th graders describe life in Japan during the Medieval Period, explain the code of the samurai (bushido,) compare and contrast life for a son and a daughter of a samurai,...
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A Worthy Knight- A Code of Conduct Lesson

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students analyze and define the qualities of chivalry by comparing and contrasting the character of knights presented in the selected resources. They define and defend their own personal code of conduct. Students also create a battle...
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Knighthood and Chivalry

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Young scholars explore the Arthurian legends to determine the steps young men must take to become knights. After completing a series of academic tasks, students are dubbed "knights" in a classroom ceremony.