The Middle Ages

Our free downloadable PDF The Middle Ages lesson plan introduces students to the Middle Ages, which they likely know little about. During this lesson, students are asked to use their creativity to design their own coat of arms based on themselves and their family history, encouraging them to consider the symbolism and meaning behind each de

Our The Middle Ages lesson plan introduces students to the Middle Ages, which they likely know little about. During this lesson, students are asked to use their creativity to design their own coat of arms based on themselves and their family history, encouraging them to consider the symbolism and meaning behind each design choice on coats of arms from the Middle Ages. Students are also asked to define given terms related to the Middle Ages in order to demonstrate their understanding of the lesson vocabulary.

At the end of the lesson, students will be able to define the Middle Ages, and identify various people and events during the time period., and create a personal coat of arms.

Common Core State Standards: CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.3 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.4.5 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.4.3 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.4.7 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.5.3 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.2 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.3 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.W.5.7 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.6.2 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RH.6.4 CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RH.6.10

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subject

Social Studies

grade-level

4th Grade, 5th Grade, 6th Grade

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    AP
    04/23/2021
    amanda p.
    US US

    Great Learning materials

    Fantastic learning materials. Thank you.

    RS
    12/06/2020
    Rita S.
    US US

    Fun and informative

    I love the packets provided by Clerendon Learning. This one was especially fun.

    KA
    02/25/2020
    Kelsey A.
    US US

    Great lesson!

    Planning to use this lesson to introduce the Middle Ages! Love the activities

    NS
    02/01/2020
    Natasha S.
    AU AU

    Middle Ages learning for boys

    This package is great - easy to implement teachers notes, and relevant worksheets. Great for home schooling families. We enjoyed the Coats of Arms.

    JW
    11/24/2019
    jessica w.
    US US

    Well Done

    You may want to add some books, but overall nicely covers the period.