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Saint Francis DeSales
painting by Katie Bergenholtz

Medieval History: The Monk


  • Made a monk's costume.
  • Made a stained glass project. 
  • Learned about Westminster Abby and religious statues,and wrote in their history journals.
  • Learned about Jean Pucelle and the Book of Hours, and wrote in their history journals.
  • Learned about the daily life of a monk, and wrote in their history journals.
  • Played hopscotch and London Bridge.
  • Learned about the Miracle Plays.
  • Wrote their own Miracle Plays.
  • Completed monk's math problems.
  • Learned about All-Hollow's-by-the-Tower, and wrote in their history journals.
  • Made Illuminated letters in their history journals.
  • Learned about the church as a place of learning and wrote in their history journals.
  • Learned about the murder of Thomas Beckett and wrote in their history journals..
  • Learned about the poem, The Pied Piper by Robert Browning.
  • learned about the Canterbury Cathedral. 
  • made baked pears.
  • played with marbles and Odds and Evens.
  • learned about the crusades.
  • learned about leeches.
  • learned about Exeter Cathedral.
  • completed nun and monk math problems.
  • learned about the medieval stone mason.
  • wrote and sketched in their history journals.
  • made a medieval sun dial.
  • made and wrote with their own quill pens.
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1 comment:

  1. I remember learning about miracle plays when I took theater in high school it was interesting.

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