This assignment includes differentiated primary sources various Medieval texts describing life not he manor for both Lords and serfs. I have meticulously modified each primary source to accommodate for different reading levels. One handout is for middle school level readers while the other is for high school level readers. The academic vocabulary is underlined and the content vocabulary is in bold. Following each handout is a choice board, students select a summary assignment to showcase their understanding of life on the medieval manor. The choice board includes four possible assignments which appeals to all eight intelligences in Howard Gardner's Multiple Intelligence research. It is an ideal assignment for product differentiation. This document is in MS Word format and can be edited as needed to meet your needs.
Page 1: Handout on the Manor (High School Reading Level)
Page 2: Handout on the Manor (Middle School Reading Level)
Page 3: Choice Board
Page 4: Common Core Learning Standards Rubric