Impact of Monks and Nuns in Medieval Times
In this English history worksheet, students realize the impact that monks and nuns had on people's everyday lives during Medieval times by placing 14 words or sentences into a graphic organizer.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 30 Views 77 Downloads
Linda R. Monk, Words We Live By: Your Annotated Guide to the Constitution - Grade 8
“We the people . . .” Thus begins the Preamble to the Constitution. Using a close reading approach, class members examine an excerpt from Linda Monk’s article that traces how the interpretation of these words has evolved. Some of your...
8th - 10th English Language Arts CCSS: Designed
France's New Medieval Castle Takes Shape
Students explore how a dream to build a medieval castle came to reality. In this instructional activity, students read an article about a knight's castle that is being built in France, then complete numerous activities such as a quiz, a...
4th - 8th Social Studies & History
A Time for Justice
The Academy Award-winning documentary A Time for Justice launches a unit that examines America's civil rights movement. Class members examine key events and participants in the movement and consider how the civil rights movement changed...
6th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Designed
Final Regents Review: The Middle Ages
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Medieval time period in Europe, this presentation includes photographs of guild crests, illuminated manuscripts, and historical documents.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...
7th - 10th Social Studies & History
Checkmate: Chess, and the connection to the Middle Ages
Learners investigate the different aspects of Medieval Times and the connection to chess. In this world history lesson plan, students complete a chart answering questions about the lifestyles of men and women in the Medieval Times....
3rd - 8th Social Studies & History
Mansa Musa, One of the Wealthiest People Who Ever Lived
Discover the complex, rich legacy of fourteenth century African king Mansa Musa, who is said to have been one of the wealthiest individuals who has ever lived. Young historians will learn about trade routes between the Mediterranean and...
4 mins 7th - 12th Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable