Feudal or Medieval Europe Printable History Unit Lesson Plans & Activities

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6th - 10th, Homeschool
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Our Medieval Europe complete unit is one of our most popular Medieval history lesson bundles. This resource bundle covers all of the bases with rigor, versatility, and fun! The thematic, key-concept-based unit comes with a scope and sequence complete with access to how-to videos for easy planning. This is a printable unit, downloaded via PDF files. 

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The Medieval Europe unit has the same flow as all of our other Medieval history units, created to reduce anxiety for you and your students throughout the year! We know that students need structure and accountability to succeed so our units are taught with a common sequence, complete with mini-assessments along the way. 

Here’s what’s included, organized in 8 sequenced subfolders:


This lesson is a great introduction and includes a summative activity. Students analyze visuals, primary source excerpts, and map to make predictions about the content they will learn about.


This bundle includes SEVEN geography lesson choices for both student-centered learning and direct instruction. Now it includes a geography quiz!

3.MEDIEVAL EUROPE VOCABULARY SUBFOLDER- Includes three assignment vocabulary options, review games, and a quiz. Also, includes Quizlet links for online learning practice with the same words and definitions!


Includes everything you need to teach the content via readings, activities, or direct instruction. Complete with a content quiz! 

  1. HISTORICAL SNAPSHOT CLOSE READING SET- This Medieval Europe close reading set includes an annotation guide, worksheet, and graphic organizer based on the big ideas of social science. Now includes a comprehension quiz and answer key!
  2. FEUDALISM IN EUROPE POWERPOINT NOTES, two-page outline PRINTABLE NOTES, and THE CRUSADES POWERPOINT AND PRINTABLE NOTES. The graphic organizers for can be used interchangeably!
  3. STUDENT-CENTERED READING STATIONS- Reading stations are organized by key concepts for social science and have a worksheet or folding graphic organizer option.

5. ACTIVITIES SUBFOLDER- Includes diverse, interactive, student-centered activities, worksheets, and close readings from which teachers can pick and choose based on personal style and class needs.

  1. Black Death/Bubonic Plague PowerPoint AND Oh rats! Bubonic Plague Animated Storyboard Activity 

  1. The Crusades Game Board or Recruitment Poster Activity
  2. The Crusades PowerPoint Driven Class Game!
  3. Popes and Kings: A Power Struggle Grudge Match Activity! 
  4. Political Cartoon with Example for Popes and Kings
  5. My Feudal School: A Comparison of Your School to a Feudal Manor! This is a fun analysis and application activity.
  6. Magna Carta Primary Source Common Core Analysis Activity- Includes a worksheet and answer key
  7. What's Your Destiny? -Close reading and fun comprehension game. Students read and compete in a displayed class game board. Winning students choose a fictitious destiny that is shared with the class!
  8. Feudalism Worksheet that fits perfectly with the notes provided with this unit!
  9. The Spanish Inquisition One Pager Notes and Bumper Sticker Activity
  10. Chinese Dynasty Magazine Project- Includes graphic organizers and a Google Ready Magazine format.
  11. Diseases that rocked the World Plague Lesson- Complete with primary sources, graphing and fun interactive class activity!
  12. The Chronicles- EngagingPrimary Source Analysis Activity with close reading, worksheet and an answer key!
  13. Charlemagne Common Core Tumbler Page
  14. 2 Primary Source Eyewitness Accounts of the Black Death with 2 Text Analysis Lesson Plans- Common Core!
  15. Feudalism Video Game Template extension activity worksheet
  16. Printable IPad graphic organizer extension activity worksheet
  17. Printable Feudal Lord Pinterest extension activity worksheet
  18. Jingle Mingle Fun Review Interactive - Students mingle about the room finding partners. When the music stops, students address essential learning questions together
  19. Doodle World History Summary Activity- Fun creative note-taking graphic organizer that allows students to detail the 6 key "big idea" concepts.
  20. History’s Mysteries- Was There a Children’s Crusade?-Close reading and claim, evidence, reasoning activity
  21. A New Struggle in Medieval Europe DBQ Activity or Assessment- Students analyze primary and secondary source documents and write an information Perfect Paragraph with writing guides included. 
  22. Claim, Evidence, Reasoning Resource Pack

6.DAILY SKILL-BASED TEXT ANALYSIS WARM-UPS/ BELLRINGERS– Students make inferences and predictions from the text, choose the best evidence to support a claim, cite sources, paraphrase and learn to write strong commentary in these daily skill-based mini-lessons and practice slides.


Includes 10 activities that work perfectly with interactive notebooks!  Each unit comes with a key concepts introductions PowerPoint and graphic organizer, My World- Big Ideas Activity, Folding graphic Organizer, The Biggest Idea Unit Summary Activity, Big Idea Claim, Evidence, Reasoning Writing Guides, Linking the Big Ideas Analysis Activity, Key Concept Storyboard, Key Concepts Foldable Mini-Packet of Resources and a Key Concepts Field Report Summary Activity

8.STUDY GUIDES, KEY CONCEPT REVIEW, & TEST SUBFOLDER- Each unit comes with a study guide that has students pre-read and define important vocabulary and make meaning of text excerpts that they will also see on the skill-based test! This helps reduce test anxiety and while accomplishing the same skill-based reading comprehension goal.Check out the multiple-choice editable Common Core test. Students read excerpts, support claims with evidence!


This packet is not just a random selection of readings with unclear outcome expectations. Students will build a framework for future learning with concepts that will be repeated throughout their academic careers! Have a great unit!

The content in the bundle is organized with the key "big idea" Common Core concepts for Social Studies in mind. The concepts covered are:

• Economy

• Government /Leadership

• Social Classes.

• Geography

• Religion

• Achievements

Through teaching with key concepts as a filter, students will become familiar with the crucial attributes that have enabled civilizations to prosper. A foundation of key “big idea” concepts will guide students and class instruction with a platform to think critically and make comparisons as young social scientists.


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This bundle is also available in adigital classroom format that works great in any internet-based or paperless class including Google Classroom! The digital version includes Google Forms assessments, interactive Google Slides digital activities that have pre-made text boxes, and Google Earth/Maps activities. 

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All of our lessons are student and teacher-approved as we are both Middle School teachers that have used our Ancient, Medieval, and U.S. history lesson plans in the classroom! In the Ancient history and Medieval history curriculum, you will find lesson plans and activities that support inquiry-based learning through evidence-driven literacy and writing that aligns with Common Core. We are committed to student-centered Social Science lessons that teach students to analyze social studies content by using big idea-key concepts as a framework. Students use academic vocabulary, in highly engaging, fun history investigations, interactive Google-ready content, visually rich graphic organizer resources, and thematic assignments.

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to see state-specific standards (only available in the US).
By the end of grade 8, read and comprehend history/social studies texts in the grades 6–8 text complexity band independently and proficiently.
Analyze the relationship between a primary and secondary source on the same topic.
Distinguish among fact, opinion, and reasoned judgment in a text.
Integrate visual information (e.g., in charts, graphs, photographs, videos, or maps) with other information in print and digital texts.
Identify aspects of a text that reveal an author’s point of view or purpose (e.g., loaded language, inclusion or avoidance of particular facts).


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