This printable, ready-to-use packet contains everything you need to introduce the basics of medieval castles to your students! No prep needed. Included is the following (check preview for more detail!):
Page 1: Informative, easy-to-read text, "Amazing facts" sidebar and photograph of a European castle.
Page 2: Wrap-up of the informative text, acrostic poem activity, arial photo of a castle with moat.
Page 3: Comprehension questions and activity: "How many words can you make" using the letters in "medieval castle"
Page 4: Creative Writing Prompt for students and information on enemy attacks on castles.
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For more of my lessons on Medieval Europe:
How to become a Medieval Knight
Joan of Arc: a girl who changed history