Mr. Liss's 7th Grade Social Studies Website

Where history comes alive!

Part I- Video: The Knight 


Watch the video in class and complete the Google Form. This will count as a graded classwork assignment. 


As you watch, think about this open-ended question: How do you think knighthood is similar and/or different to serving in the U.S. military?


Don't forget to click "Submit".

Part II - Info Card #3:

Becoming a Knight


Read the article and answer the questions. 


This will count as a graded classwork assignment. 


Don't forget to click "Submit". 

Part III:  Group Google Form

How does one become a knight?  What are the responsibilities of a knight?  These questions and more will be answered as you explore the four documents provided.  Please consult with your group before submitting the Google Form.  This will count as a quiz grade.

Play some video games below!  which is your favorite?

Part IV - Play
The Knight in Armor
and 
Dress Your Knight for Battle

Part V - Google Drawing: A Knight in Shining Armor


Use the sources provided to correctly label a knight's armor. 



Part VI - Cut and Paste a Knight in Armor; Create a weapons encyclopedia (quiz grade)
1.  Cut, paste, and label one knight in armor.  Funny poses are encouraged. 
2.  create a military encyclopedia.  Each person in the group is responsible for the following:
Slide 1 - a medieval weapon of your choice.  include a picture, description, and hyperlink to the website(s) you used for research.  (Description may include size/weight of the weapon, how it was used, historical details, video of it in use, etc.)  don't forget to put your name on the slide.
slide 2 - a siege weapon of your choice.  Include a picture, description, and hyperlink to the website(s) you used for research.  (Description may include size of the weapon, how it was used, historical details, video of it in use, etc.) don't forget to put your name on the slide.