The King Arthur final project is a large assignment which will serve as the final assessment for this unit. This group project requires the writing of paragraphs, scripts, creation of PowerPoints and the filming/editing of a video. The project is broad in scope and will require extra effort in order to succeed.
Tips and Tricks
The Knights of the Round Table
King Arthur is a story of heroes, villains, nobility, and values. These stories take place many years after the England seen in Beowulf.
The King Arthur tales have been told many times throughout the years. We will only be reading one version of these stories. As we work through each tale, think about the other ways you have heard the stories told.
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Introduction to the Middle Ages
Below is a PowerPoint used in class which discusses the many different characteristics of the Middle Ages. Take a look to see how many you know.
The Legend Begins
The Story of King Arthur begins with a story of a sword. A Sword in the Stone. Below is a clip from the Disney movie (start at 1:30)
Socratic Seminar Questions
King Arthur Paper