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Showing Grade 7, Unit 6, Medieval Europe
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The End of the European Middle Ages

http://www.ucalgary.ca/applied_history/tutor/endmiddle/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This tutorial on late medieval history is a very rich resource with link embedded text and graphics on the medieval economy, feudal institutions, the monarchies, the Italian city-states, Eastern Europe, the Ottoman Turks, the arts, the Church, philosophy and music. Standard 7.6.6

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 3000

What Was So Important About 1066?

http://www.mrfield.btinternet.co.uk/Conquest/intro.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: 1066 was a remarkable year. England had three kings, two battles and one comet! There is no other year in history quite like 1066. Learn all about it here and find out why it is a year to remember, especially if you are English. Standards 7.6.4 and 7.6.5

Comments: This is an effective site for English learners and struggling readers.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3452

Arms and Armor

http://www.metmuseum.org/collections/department.asp?dep=4

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here are the photos of 50 objects from the armor, edged weapons, and firearms in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The musuem collection is global but this online selection is mostly pieces from Europe and Japan. Most of these items were originally intended solely for display rather than for actual use so the art and craftsmanship are stunning. Standard 7.6.3

Comments: There is a brief description of each object and the small pictures may be enlarged for projection.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 303

Book of Gode Cookery

http://www.godecookery.com/godeboke/godeboke.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here is a compilation of Medieval recipes with modern adaptations and diverse facts on food & feasting in the Middle Ages. Standard 7.6.0

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 415

Christian Classics Ethereal Library

http://www.ccel.org/index/classics.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This is a huge collection of primary sources by writers and practitioners who shaped the development of Western Christianity and the various social and political institutions that grew from the church. Included are the writings from the first 800 years of the Christian Church. Standards 7.6.8 and 10.1.1

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 651

Doomsday Book

http://www.domesdaybook.co.uk/

Rating: 2, High!

Description: The Domesday Book is a famous document, but the story behind it starts with an even more famous battle - the Battle of Hastings in 1066. Read about the dramatic events that led to the creation of the Domesday Book. Explore its contents to learn about life during the Middle Ages. Standards 7.6.3, and 7.6.5

Comments: This site developed by the National Archives of the United Kingdom and has incredible primary resources.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 986

Einhard: Life of Charlemagne

http://www.fordham.edu/halsall/source/einhard1.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This document gives information about Charlemagne and was written by one of his staff. Standards 7.6.2 and 7.6.3

Comments: A great resource from the Medieval Sourcebook. A bit hard to read for some students.

Resource Type: Primary Source Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1050

Eleanor of Aquitaine

http://www.womeninworldhistory.com/heroine2.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Here is a brief biography of Eleanor of Aquitaine, one of the most powerful and fascinating personalities of feudal Europe. Standard 7.6.6

Comments: This is by Lyn Reese of the National Women's History Project

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1062

England in the Middle Ages

http://www.britannia.com/history/nararthist.html

Rating: 2, High!

Description: This site has a short history of Britain after 410 A.D. with information on all the rulers, and where appropriate, a map of where they ruled, links to more history, information about rulers antecedents, King Arthur, History of Wales, Prime Ministers, etc. Standard 7.6.3

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 1097

Eyewitness on Medieval Europe

http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/mefrm.htm

Rating: 2, High!

Description: Designed by Ibis Communications, this is one of their pages dedicated to learning about history from the people who witnessed it. This page has eyewitness accounts of the Norman Conquest and the Murder of Thomas Beckett. Standards 7.3.4, 7.6.3, 7.6.5, 7.6.6, 7.6.7 and 7.11.1

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1166

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