Aim: How did the Manor System affect European Society? Do Now: 1. Define the word- Self-sufficient in your own words 2. Would you consider yourself self-sufficient? Why or why not? EXPLAIN. Activity #1 Active Listening! • As I read the story… – Jot down anything you do not understand, find interesting, or troublesome. • As a peasant- does this seem reasonable? • Is this a good deal? Activity #2 • Answer questions 1-4 on The Medieval Manor handout Activity #3 • Read Harshness of the Medieval Manor and answer the questions that follow/complete the graphic organizer Activity #4 Identify the speak for the 3 quotes below Summary- Exit Card • Draw up a contract between the lord of a manor and a serf. Include the responsibilities, obligations, and rights of each party.