To review the course lessons on the Middle Ages in Europe.
1 class period
This lesson includes a crossword puzzle that can be completed by class members using information about the Middle Ages on the lesson pages which follow it. Topics include:
• Chronology of Events
- Dark Ages (400s to 1000)
- Later Middle Ages (1000 to 1400s)
• Terms Related to the Middle Ages
• The Medieval Church
• The Growth of Islam
• The Byzantine Empire
• Merchant Guilds and Craft Guilds
• Early Nation-States
To help the class get started on the crossword puzzle, you can have several volunteers read one clue each and give an answer.
Teacher Instructions and answer key included.