BUNDLE: Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume 1

BUNDLE: Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume 1
BUNDLE: Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume 1
BUNDLE: Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume 1
BUNDLE: Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume 1
BUNDLE: Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume 1
BUNDLE: Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume 1
BUNDLE: Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume 1
BUNDLE: Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume 1
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This BUNDLED product consists of seven individual Medieval Careers including: Kings and Queens; Jesters; Barbers and Apothecaries; Pages and Squires; Knights and Heraldry; Cooks, Bakers and Brewers; and, Astrologers and Astronomers. Lessons include reading passages and enrichment activities.

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Medieval Careers: Kings, Queens and the Feudal System
This product contains 8 one-page reading passages covering Kings, Queens, the Feudal System, the Coronation, well-known kings and queens, nobles, clergy, peasants and serfs. Activities, review game, worksheet and teacher’s key are all included. This product is also perfect for substitute teachers, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for close reading with any non-fiction graphic organizer (not included).

When people think of the middle ages, they frequently envision Kings and Queens living in castles; knights who fought for their lords or for their religion; and peasants, working the fields and doing manual labor. All of these images are accurate and they were all part of a system known as the “Feudal System.”

Reading Passages:
8 one-page reading passages covering the following topics:
• The Feudal System
• Becoming King; Becoming Queen
• The Coronation
• Qualities and Abilities of Royalty
• Famous Medieval Kings
o William the Conqueror
o Richard I
o King John
• Famous Medieval Queens
o Matilda of Flanders
o Eleanor of Aquitaine
• Other Classes of the Feudal System

Activities:
This product includes the following classroom activities:
 Job Application
 Feudalism Pyramid
 Worksheet: “Kings, Queens and Feudalism”
 Coloring Pages
 Feudal System Role-Playing Activity
 Review Game: Bingo Words and Clues
 Suggested Books

Medieval Careers: Jesters
This product contains 3 one-page reading passages covering the job of a Medieval Jester. Activities, worksheet and teacher’s key are all included. This product is also perfect for substitute teachers, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for close reading with any non-fiction graphic organizer (not included).

A good way to describe the job of a court jester is to think of him as a clown for the king! Sometimes known as a joker or fool, a Court Jester’s main responsibility was to entertain the royalty and their guests. In this lesson, students will learn about the job of a jester, their history, and some of the ways that a jester might entertain.

Reading Passages:
3 one-page reading passages covering the following topics:
• What is a Court Jester?
• History of a Jester
• A Jester’s Uniform and Freedom of Speech

Activities:
This product includes the following classroom activities:
 Job Application
 Coloring Page – Court Jester
 Make a Jester’s Hat
 Review Worksheet and Teacher’s Key
 Juggling Web Links
 Memorize a Few Jokes
 Learn to Mime Activity
 Suggested Books


Medieval Careers: Barber, Apothecary and Plague Doctor
This product contains 4 one-page reading passages covering Medieval medicine, the Black Plague, the jobs of Plague Doctors, Apothecaries and Barbers in the Middle Ages. Activities, review game, worksheet and teacher’s key are all included. This product is also perfect for substitute teachers, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for close reading with any non-fiction graphic organizer (not included).

During the Middle Ages, effective medicine was almost non-existent. Medical treatments were frequently based on superstitions, old-wives tales and religious beliefs. Very little was known about the human body, germs, and disease. Because of this, most treatments were ineffective. In this lesson plan student will learn about the jobs of Barber, Apothecary and Plague Doctor.

Reading Passages:
4 one-page reading passages covering the following topics:
• Barber and Apothecary; The Black Death
• The Black Death
• Bubonic, Pneumonic and Septicemic Plague
• The Plague Doctor; Curing the Plague

Activities:
This product includes the following classroom activities:
 Job Application
 Be an Apothecary: Make Your Own Medicine!
 Plague Doctor Picture and Chart
 Prevent the Plague!
 Review Worksheet and Teacher’s Key
 Dress Like a Plague Doctor!
 The Plague in a Village
 Play “Plague in a Bag”
 Review Game: Bingo Words and Clues
 Coloring Page
 Suggested Books and Movies

Medieval Careers: Pages and Squires
This product contains 2 one-page reading passages covering Medieval Pages and Squires; the melee and the joust. Activities, worksheet and teacher’s key are all included. This product is also perfect for substitute teachers, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for close reading with any non-fiction graphic organizer (not included).

Around the age of six or seven, a young boy training to be knight was sent to the estate of a wealthy lord to be a page and to learn how to ride, fight, hunt and behave. This lesson plan covers the life and training of a page and squire.

Reading Passages:
2 one-page reading passages covering the following topics:
• Pages and Squires
• The Melee and the Joust

Activities:
This product includes the following classroom activities:
 Job Application
 Train to be a Page – Strategic Games
 Train to be a Squire – Deliver a Message!
 Participate in a Melee!
 Coloring Page – Page-in-Training; Squires in Training
 Pages and Squires Worksheet and Teacher’s Key
 Review Game of Bingo Words and Clues
 Writing Prompt


Medieval Careers: Knights and Heraldry
This product contains 4 one-page reading passages covering the job of a Medieval Knight, training of a knight, heraldry and the coat of arms, and the dubbing ceremony. Activities, review game, worksheet and teacher’s key are all included. This product is also perfect for substitute teachers, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for close reading with any non-fiction graphic organizer (not included).

What were the responsibilities of a knight? The main responsibility of a knight was to serve their king or lord. A knight can be thought of as a soldier for the king. During a time of war, the knight would go to battle against the enemy or guard the castle; during times of peace, the knight would continue to train and prepare for war and also run his estate. At all times knights were expected to be chivalrous (well-mannered and courteous). This lesson plan covers the respectable medieval career of a Knight and touches on Heraldry.

Reading Passages:
4 one-page reading passages covering the following topics:
• The Job of a Knight
• Chain Mail and Plate Armor
• Coat of Arms and Heraldry
• The Dubbing Ceremony

Activities:
This product includes the following classroom activities:
 Job Application
 Coloring Pages – Medieval Knight
 Coat of Arms Banner Craft
 Mock Dubbing Ceremony
 Code of Chivalry Writing Activity
 Review Game: Bingo Words and Clues
 Participate in a Melee (Capture the Flag) Rules
 Suggested Books and Movies

Medieval Careers: Cooks, Bakers and Brewers
This product contains 4 one-page reading passages covering Medieval cooks and bakers, beverages and food in the Middle Ages, and food presentation and preservation. Activities, review game, worksheet and teacher’s key are all included. This product is also perfect for substitute teachers, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for close reading with any non-fiction graphic organizer (not included).

Food during the Middle Ages tasted quite different than it does today. Much of the food was boiled and without a great deal of taste. A major difference between what the peasants ate and what the nobles ate was the way the food was prepared. This lesson plan covers the medieval careers of those who prepared food: cooks, bakers and brewers.

Reading Passages:
4 one-page reading passages covering the following topics:
• Food in the Middle Ages
• Food Presentation and Preservation
• Cook, Baker, and Patissier
• Brewer and Brewster: What Would You Like to Drink?

Activities:
This product includes the following classroom activities:
 Read a Medieval Recipe!
 Job Application
 Make Some Mead!
 Review Worksheet and Teacher’s Key
 Churn Your Own Butter
 Embellish Your Dinner!
 Play Review Game – True/False
 Prepare a Fruit or Meat Pie!
 Coloring Page


Medieval Careers: Astrologers and Astronomers
This product contains 6 one-page reading passages covering Medieval Astrologers and Astronomers, Islamic Astronomers, Astrolabes, and European Astrologers. Activities, review game, worksheet and teacher’s key are all included. This product is also perfect for substitute teachers, enrichment learning, homeschool or co-ops! The reading passages are great for close reading with any non-fiction graphic organizer (not included).

Astronomy is the study of the universe including the Sun, Moon, planets and stars. Astrology is the study of how the movements of those celestial bodies influence human and worldly events. This lesson covers the science of space during the Middle Ages and the jobs of the Astronomers and Astrologers.

Reading Passages:
6 one-page reading passages covering the following topics:
• Science and Space in the Middle Ages
• Astronomy and Astrology
• Islamic Astronomers
• European Astrologers
• A Medieval Astrologer’s Job
• Medieval Tools Used in Astrology and Astronomy

Activities:
This product includes the following classroom activities:
 Job Application
 Make an Astrolabe
 Learn Some Constellations!
 Medieval Astrologer Joke
 Review Game: Bingo Words and Clues
 Review Chart of Zodiac Personality Traits; Complete Handout
 True/False Review Game
 Writing Activity: Be an Astrologer!
 Read your Horoscope
 Create your Own Constellation Craft
 Create a Child-Centered Universe
 Suggested Books

To purchase these careers separately:
Medieval Careers: Kings, Queens and the Feudal System
Medieval Careers: Jesters
Medieval Careers: Barber, Apothecary, and Plague Doctor
Medieval Careers: Knights and Heraldry
Medieval Careers: Astrologers and Astronomers

CHECK OUT MY OTHER MEDIEVAL CAREERS PRODUCTS!
Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume 2

Individual Medieval Careers Lesson Plans from VOLUME 2:
Medieval Careers: Religious Jobs - Monks, Nuns and Almoners
Medieval Careers: Scribes, Illuminators and the Magna Carta
Medieval Careers: Pilgrims and the Canterbury Tales
Medieval Careers: Explorers and the Age of Discovery
Medieval Careers: Embroiderers, Bayeux Tapestry and William the Conqueror
Medieval Careers: Architects and Engineers - Castles, Cathedrals and Siege Engines
Medieval Careers: Alchemists



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133 pages
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