Middle Ages Castle Project Assessment: Creating Castle Representation of the Middle Ages Objective: To understand what life was living during the Middle Ages Key Concepts/Skills: - Historical events Castle life Culture during this time period Key Vocabulary: - Knight, serf, tower, moat, keep, castle, well, etc. Materials: anything you can reduce, reuse, and recycle Time for Completion: 1-2 weeks Assessment Task: 1. Each student will research what life was like during the Middle Ages through the use of the textbook, library resources, and the Internet. 2. Mr. Tennant will also come speak to the class about this topic. 3. Then the students will create a hands-on project of creating a castle replica of what life was like during this time period. 4. They will use any materials that they can find from home (please don’t buy anything) to create the important aspects of castle life. 5. Lastly the students will present how they made their castles to the class. We will display these in the library for all to see.