So the first subject I decided on for this Winter Spring Home school Co-op is the Middle Ages. We have done this subject previously about 3 years ago. I am using some of my previous lesson plans but I am also adding in some new stuff from the book: The Story of The World Volume 2: Middle Ages.
Our plans include studying:
Castles: which will also lead into studying the castles in our state and sketching them
Medieval Life: we will learn how to juggle as the jesters did
Mapping: we will be mapping out how different parts of the Middle Ages developed, such as the Roman Empire and the Spread of Islam
Building Castles: this is one thing we have done previously, we take lots of cardboard tubes and long boxes and create castles
Manuscripts: we will study what these are and then using tea we…
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