This is an historical literacy activity in which student groups explore differing accounts of the same people and discuss their biases.
First, one video portraying Richard the Lionheart s shown: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=czoEGf6_Qz8
Then one of Saladin is shown: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IPAAL02BYXk
Then there are 4 readings and an activity for groups.
Covers NCSS standards 5&6
Covers Common Core Standards for Social Studies grade 7-9: RS1, RS3, RS6, RS8, RS9