This project was used with Common Core Unit 1: Characters with Character. After reading Medieval stories, the students were given this assignment:
You have been warped back in time to the Middle Ages. You and your team have been challenged by the Knights of the Round Table to a jousting match in Camelot. You must construct a shield that will represents you and your characteristics to bring with you to the match.
The project fulfills the following objectives:
1)TLW construct an original family shield showing their characteristics
2)TLW demonstrate knowledge of differences between characteristics and description
3)TLW demonstrate knowledge of Microsoft Word , saving on a server, and following directions
Included in the pack is the procedure sheet, the shield template, and the 3 point rubric.