Overview of the European Crusades Lesson

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Learning objectives

In this lesson, students will gain a chronological understanding of the European Crusades in Medieval history. They will develop an awareness of the key people groups, events, and concepts associated with these events. 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:

European Crusades Reading Questions.docx
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Step 2: Answer the set questions by reading the following article:

Option 2: Internet research

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

European Crusades Research.docx
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Test your learning

Extension activities

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