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Medieval Careers - Architects and Engineers; Castles and Cathedrals

Medieval Careers - Architects and Engineers; Castles and Cathedrals
Medieval Careers - Architects and Engineers; Castles and Cathedrals
Medieval Careers - Architects and Engineers; Castles and Cathedrals
Medieval Careers - Architects and Engineers; Castles and Cathedrals
Medieval Careers - Architects and Engineers; Castles and Cathedrals
Medieval Careers - Architects and Engineers; Castles and Cathedrals
Medieval Careers - Architects and Engineers; Castles and Cathedrals
Medieval Careers - Architects and Engineers; Castles and Cathedrals
Product Description
This product contains 7 one-page reading passages covering topics including architects and engineers, castles, cathedrals, siege engines, and peasant huts in the Middle Ages. Activities, review game, worksheet and teacher’s key are all included. This product is 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).

There were many construction jobs during the Middle Ages! Not only were castles and cathedrals being built, so were manors and huts. What type of building job could you hope to find in Medieval times? Actually, there were many, many possibilities for employment: Architects, Engineers, Quarryman, Carpenters, Laborers and more! This lesson covers the jobs of the builders, the styles of the time and information on siege engines!

This is one lesson in a series of “Medieval Career Lesson Plans.”

Reading Passages:
7 one-page reading passages covering the following topics:

• Who Were the Medieval Builders?
• Castles and Palaces; Cathedrals and Churches
• Romanesque and Gothic Styles
• The Grotesques and Gargoyles
• Medieval Engineers
• Battering Ram and Siege Tower
• Peasant Huts

Activities:
This product includes the following classroom activities:

 Job Application
 Architects, Craftsmen and Engineers Worksheet
 Review Game: Bingo Words and Clues
 Stained Glass Craft Idea
 Medieval Architecture Memory Instructions and Pieces
 Castle Coloring Page
 Contest: Use a Simple “Catapult”
 Create Your Own Catapult



CHECK OUT MY OTHER PRODUCTS!

Bundled Medieval Career Lesson Plans:
Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume I
Medieval Careers in Medieval Times Volume 2

Individual Medieval Careers Lesson Plans:
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: Barber, Apothecary and the Plague Doctor
Medieval Careers: Architects and Engineers - Castles, Cathedrals and Siege Engines
Medieval Careers: Kings, Queens and the Feudal System
Medieval Careers: Astrologers and Astronomers

Medieval Reading Passages and Bingo:
Reading Passages and Bingo: Medieval Architects, Castles and Cathedrals
Reading Passages and Bingo: Medieval Knights and Heraldry
Reading Passages and Bingo: Kings, Queens and the Feudal System



Medieval Careers: Architects and Engineers by Sarah Peterson is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivatives 4.0 International License.
Based on a work at https://www.teacherspayteachers.com/Store/Sarah-Peterson-9450.


Total Pages
20 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
3 hours
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