Home School Life Journal From Preschool to High School

Home School Life Journal ........... Ceramics by Katie Bergenholtz
"Let us strive to make each moment beautiful."
Saint Francis DeSales

Medieval History: The Knight

  • got together a knight's costume and roleplayed being a page, a squire, a minstrel and a knight.
  • reviewed the code of chivalry.
  • made a play swords and had a sword fight and a jousting tournament. 
  • made a play battle axe and practiced throwing them.
  • made a shield.
  • learned about Medieval Venice and the Mongol Empire and wrote about them in their history journals.
  • completed an activity about the feudal system.
  • designed a castle and built a model of the design.
  • wrote and sketched in history journal.
  • math problems involving knights.
  • learned about medieval cities and solved map problems.
  • built a solar water purifier.
  • made gyngerbrede.
  • learned about ladies in waiting.
  • did running long jumps.
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  1. I love the knight costume!

  2. Awesome! We will be doing that this spring and I can't wait!


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