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STEM Design Challenges Based on Children's Literature

For Teachers K - 6th Standards
Children's literature contains a treasure trove of engineering activities. A STEM curriculum resource highlights some possible lessons based on children's literature. It includes instructions on how to incorporate literacy for a set of...
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Bunratty Castle

For Students 5th - 8th Standards
Explore the wonders of County Claire, Ireland's Bunratty Castle. Through pictures and in-depth descriptions, go on a journey to see the exterior and interior of the castle. Learn why the grand castle was built, what materials were used...
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Bunratty Castle Activities Guide

For Teachers 5th - 8th Standards
Accompany the Bunratty Castle presentation with a variety of activities that encourage information recall, and creative thinking. Activities include writing an occupation story, designing a tapestry, acting out castle roles, and more! 
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Castles With Character

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students read historic or contemporary fiction that is set in and around castles. Then they build castles and characters to use in retelling stories, demonstrating their understanding of fiction texts and period architecture. Students...
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Outside The Castle

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Students examine pictures of people who lived during the feudal system. In groups, they research the role and lifestyles of the nobility and commoners. To end the lesson plan, they draw their own fictional person and write their own...
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Knights and Castles Boy/Girl Sort

For Teachers Pre-K - 3rd
Learners with autism examine a series of cards with drawings and photographs of knights and ladies, and then sort the images onto printed pages labeled "boys" and "girls." All the figures are dressed in courtly attire.
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Knights and Castles Vocabulary

For Teachers Pre-K - 3rd
Are your learners fascinated by dragons, knights, ladies? Capture their their interest with words associated with knights and castles. Each page features one image and the vocabulary printed in large type.
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Castle Builder

For Teachers 5th
Discover a wonderful series of lessons on castles, life during medieval times, and finish by having your learners actually construct a castle. First, they look at the importance of castles during medieval times. Next, they study certain...
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Kindness Castle

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students discuss recognizing when kind deeds are performed. They design and construct a castle-like structure to place notes of appreciation for their classmates. Castles include a dungeon for "grumpy" notes as well. Once castle is...
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Great Britain Castle

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Young scholars make a KWL chart about castles, view pictures of castles in Great Britain, and create their own castle. For this castle lesson plan, students label different parts of the castle they make.
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Jeopardy: Medieval Vocabulary

For Teachers 7th
When studying Medieval Europe, this jeopardy-type game could be a helpful way to review vocabulary. The terms chivalry, tyranny, stalwart, and vermin are some of the vocabulary words that must be defined. This could be a fun way to...
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Have Fun Storming the Castle!

For Students 3rd - 8th
Castles, catapults, and dragon eggs—what fun! Class members build a cardboard castle and then storm the castle with popsicle stick catapults. Brave knights and ladies use pool noodles to catch pool rings. A packet of medieval fun!
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Knights and Castles Matching

For Teachers Pre-K - 3rd
As part of a unit on knights and castles, learners with autism use cards picturing previously studied images and match the images with those printed on the provided sheet.
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Travis the Train Visits a Castle

For Teachers Pre-K - 3rd
On this visit, Travis the Train learns about the different parts of a castle. Some of the pages features photos of actual castles, others are photos of toy castles or drawings of castles.
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Castle in the Sun

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students use the internet to find pictures of castles throughout Europe. After reading stories about castles, they use recycled boxes to build their own. To end the activity, they write their own script and act it out in front of their...
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Castle in the Countryside

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Students research the architecture and agricultural products of European countries during the Middle Ages. Then they research the climates that are best for growing grapes or other crops. Students also sculpt a replica of a castle and...
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Shades of a Castle: North Building-Denver Art Museum

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students compare a picture of the Denver Art Museum's North Building to castles.  In this observation lesson, students compare the North Building to castles they have seen in photos, and use building blocks to build their own castles.  A...
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Dream Castles

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Read the story Look Inside a Castle with your young learners. That night, each learner should practice memorizing a list of vocabulary words. The next day, learners will start by playing a memory game. Who can remember the most...
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Middle Ages Cross Curriculum Project

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers complete several projects on the Middle Ages. In this world history lesson, students complete language arts, social studies, math, and science projects. Some of these include: comparing a teenager's life now to that in...
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Weoley Castle Was Built as a Home

For Students 4th - 6th
In this castle worksheet, learners respond to 2 short answer questions providing evidence to support statements about the English ruins.
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Story Starts

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Students create a variety of creative story starts, where the mood, style, genre is clearly apparent in a well written and engaging first paragraph. They listen to the descripition of "Castle." Students discuss the style of this...
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Plaid to the Bone

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Learners study Lady Anges Randolph and other heroic woman using multimedia. They create class presentations with their findings. They write a diary about living in a medieval castle after researching what life was like in them.
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The Norman Yoke

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Define the causes and conflict associate with the Battle for Hastings. Each slide presents basic information on battles, castles, and Genocide which occurred around 1066. The information is at times obscured by images and focuses heavily...
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Help the Princess Find Her Way Back to the Castle

For Students 1st - 2nd
In this maze learning exercise, students trace a path to help the princess find her way back to the castle. Students may color the pictures after completing the maze.