11th Century: World Before the Crusades Lesson

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Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain an understanding of the 11th century in Medieval history. They will develop an awareness of the key people groups, events, and concepts associated with this time period. Students will have the opportunity to achieve this through choosing their own method of learning, from reading and research options, as well as the chance to engage in extension activities. This lesson includes a self-marking quiz for students to demonstrate their learning.

How would you like to learn?

Option 1: Reading

Step 1: Download a copy of the reading questions worksheet below:

11th Century Reading Questions.docx
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Step 2: Answer the questions by reading the following webpage:

Option 2: Internet research

Download a copy of the worksheet and use the internet to complete the tables.

11th Century World Research Worksheet.do
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Test your learning

Extension activities

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