This collection of lesson plans includes four webquests on the Middle Ages. Each webquest will take about one class period to complete. Students will gain basic knowledge about the Dark Ages, Middle Ages, and Renaissance by completing the internet based worksheets. Included are webquests on the Vikings, Middle Ages, Renaissance, a collection of primary sources related to the Middle Ages. Two more simple lessons are included where students design a Coat of Arms and a castle.
The following topics are covered in the webquests:
Battle of Agincourt
Michelangelo and the Sistine Chapel
Coat of Arms
Castles and Castle Design
Each webquest contains 24 to 30 questions and is a great introduction to a unit on the Middle Ages. The webquests/lesson plans can be used together or individually. An answer sheet for the teacher is included for every webquest. This lesson plan is a great value and a must have for teachers. The information for the webquests is from the following websites.