One page reading with one page of questions about Joan of Arc and the Hundred year War between France and Britain.
Reading focuses on Joan's background, beliefs,role in the war, capture, trial and execution.
Questions include reading comprehension, vocabulary from context and critical thinking.
Note - although some of the subject matter involves religious belief, this is an appropriate assignment for public school. All "faith-based" statements are worded as "Joan believed..." or "Joan claimed....".