Mr. Liss's 7th Grade Social Studies Website

Where history comes alive!

Welcome to the Jousting and heraldry Activity Page!

Step 1:  Heraldry

why do knights have designs on their shields?  What do the designs mean?  Go to the classroom and complete the google form about heraldry.


Step 2:  You are now tasked with applying your knowledge of heraldry.  Click the picture to your left to access the "story" about robert. Follow the plot carefully and Answer the questions about heraldry on the google form found in the class stream.

Step 3:  Before you create a family coat-of-arms, visit these  sites to map out some ideas. Planning ahead will make your coat-of-arms fall within the guidelines of heraldry.  


Step 4:  Make your own coat of arms!  Click on the link above to review the directions.  this is a paper assignment!  you may print pictures to mount on your project.