This activity is intended to be used after watching the movie "A Knight's Tale" (2001)
Students are given 10 Statements about the movie. Students are asked to determine whether each statement is true (historically accurate) or false (Hollywood exaggerated) and they must provide support for their answer. To give you a preview, the first statement is as follows: "In the movie, Lady Joseline gave William a scarf as a token that showed that she favored him to win. It was common for noble ladies to give such “tokens” to their favorite knights."
Website links are provided to help students research each statement.
Suggestions for differentiation and modification are provided.
Answer key is provided.