When teaching the Middle Ages, what better way to solidify your students' understanding than to show them a moving that spoofs the very ideals of that era. This movie guide consists of five open-ended essay questions that highlight things like farce, knighthood (loyalty & allegiance), chivalry a
If you're looking for a fun and interactive way for your students to learn about the crusades this powerpoint based game could be for you. It's based on the idea of 'choose your own adventure' games. They time travel back to Medieval England and find out the reasons why people went on the crusades
This fun and engaging lesson can be taught as a stand alone activity or as part of a larger unit on castles in the Middle Ages. In this 10 slide lesson the students have to work in groups to plan an attack 'Welwyn Castle'. They have 3000 groats to spend and a 'shopping list' of items they can use.