Western Humanities Honors February 2009

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Medieval Europe

A Day B Day
Essential Question Is the pervasiveness of Christian ideals in Medieval society a necessity or an imposition of the Church?
Unit Test 1

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
The Middle Ages:
 

Life in a Medieval Castle

Visual Tour of an Anglo Saxon Village in Britain

Manorial Language

Tales of the Middle Ages

Medieval Interactive 

 

 

 

 

2

Schema:  The Middle Ages Political, Social and Economic Structure: Feudalism and Manorialism

  1. When and How did the Ancient world transition to Medieval "Christendom" ?
  2. Discuss Richer of Rheims: Journey to Chartres, 10th Century: Qs 1-4  with your group
  3. Power Point: The Rise of Feudalism: identify the social, economic, and political structure of the Middle Ages

HW:

Feudalism: Stability or Chaos?  Read the documents and answer qs for class discussion

Life in Medieval Feudal Society:

3

Early Dismissal!

Power Point: The Rise of Feudalism: identify the social, economic, and political structure of the Middle Ages

4

Schema: Create a diagram illustrating the feudal relationship using John of Toul's Homage to the Count of Champagne

  1. Life in Medieval Feudal Society:
  • The Castle
  • Relationships
  • Education
  • Government

 

HW: The manorial system

 

* Still confused by the feudal relationship?

For those of you who need further clarification see the Illustration of the Feudal Hierarchy and the History of Feudalism

 

 

5

The Rise of Feudalism: identify the social, economic, and political structure of the Middle Ages

 

HW: The manorial system

 

* Still confused by the feudal relationship?

For those of you who need further clarification see the Illustration of the Feudal Hierarchy and the History of Feudalism

 

 

6

Schema: Women in Medieval society

Identify Women's roles in Medieval society and determine how (if?) they reflect Christian values. What does this reveal about the role of the Church in Medieval society?

Dominion and Domination: Lives of Medieval Women

  • take the quiz
  • visit the city Read all of the occupations listed and Choose 3. Identify and discuss one women per occupation. You should include: Name, where and when she lived, what she did (is this common or a radical departure from traditional women's roles?)

HW:

View: Common Life in the Middle Ages

Church terms (file in your notes),  docs

Just War Theory (Print and Bring to class)

Monasticism

Virtual Pilgrimage

Gregorian Chants

The Crusades

 

 

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Schema: Women in Medieval society

Identify Women's roles in Medieval society and determine how (if?) they reflect Christian values. What does this reveal about the role of the Church in Medieval society?

Dominion and Domination: Lives of Medieval Women

  • take the quiz
  • visit the city Read all of the occupations listed and Choose 3. Identify and discuss one women per occupation. You should include: Name, where and when she lived, what she did (is this common or a radical departure from traditional women's roles?)

HW:

View: Common Life in the Middle Ages

Church terms (file in your notes),  docs

Just War Theory (Print and Bring to class)

 

 

10

The Church

"The Roman Catholic Church controlled religion, philosophy, morals, politics, art and education. This was the dark ages for true Christianity" Dr. Jack Arnold

Read Crusades Docs

 

Crusade Time Line

Crusades Power Point

11

The Church

"The Roman Catholic Church controlled religion, philosophy, morals, politics, art and education. This was the dark ages for true Christianity" Dr. Jack Arnold

Read Crusades Docs

 

Crusade Time Line

Crusades Power Point

 

 

12

Medieval Essay

The Crusades: Just War?

Women in the Crusades

Eleanor of Aquitaine

HW:

Out of the Darkness...  the  Medieval Town

Canterbury Tales Prologue 

  • Sketch/draw four of the pilgrims based on Chaucer's description -drawings must  reflect the amount of detail Chaucer incorporates into his Prologue
  • Those  of you who are artistically challenged should use a found image that clearly reflects the character and detail of the pilgrim's chosen.
  • type a ten-line description of each pilgrim you  select to draw.

More on the Canterbury Tales

Listen to the Tales in Old English

The Canterbury Cathedral (Awesome)

13   

Medieval Essay

 The Crusades: Just War?

Women in the Crusades

Eleanor of Aquitaine

HW:

Canterbury Tales Prologue 

  • Sketch/draw four of the pilgrims based on Chaucer's description -drawings must  reflect the amount of detail Chaucer incorporates into his Prologue.
  • Those  of you who are artistically challenged should use a found image that clearly reflects the character and detail of the pilgrim's chosen
  •  type a ten-line description of each pilgrim you  select to draw

More on the Canterbury Tales

Listen to the Tales in Old English

The Canterbury Cathedral (Awesome)

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No School!

 

17

No School!

 

18    

Canterbury Tales: Share drawings

Who was Chaucer?

Why did he write Canterbury Tales? What does this reveal about the high middle ages?

Cathedral Power Point (stop at art slides)

 

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Canterbury Tales: Share drawings

Who was Chaucer?

Why did he write Canterbury Tales? What does this reveal about the high middle ages?

 

Cathedral Power Point (stop at art slides)

20  CAPT Practice

Test

 

 

 

  23 B

Test

HW:Medieval Art and Architecture: Visit the Gothic architecture site:

Medieval Art and Architecture

  Gothic Architecture

  • Identify at least 3 characteristics of Gothic Art

  • What did you learn about religion and symbolism in the the architecture Middle Ages?

  • Where did the term Gothic come from? How long did this period last?

 

 

24 A

Test

HW: Medieval Art and Architecture: Visit the Gothic architecture site:

Medieval Art and Architecture

HW:

  Gothic Architecture

  • Identify at least 3 characteristics of Gothic Art

  • What did you learn about religion and symbolism in the the architecture Middle Ages?

  • Where did the term Gothic come from? How long did this period last?

 

 

25 B

CAPT Practice outline

CAPT 2003 Example with responses

Medieval Society through Glimpses of Medieval Life: Luttrell Psalter at the BL

Students will Know: The images produced in the Middle Ages reflect "Medieval Man's"  conception and questioning of their world.

HW:  Essay!

26 A

Myths of the Middle Ages

  • Science/Medicine

 

HW: Essay!

CAPT Practice outline

CAPT 2003 Example with responses

 

27 B

Myths of the Middle Ages

  • Science/Medicine

 

HW: Power Point: Medieval Art

Essay!

HW: Plague Docs: take  notes on  the community, individual, scientific/medical, art and literary response to the plague; affect on religious practice and belief

Review:

Power Points: Medieval Art

Medieval Art and Architecture

Medieval Society through Glimpses of Medieval Life: Luttrell Psalter at the BL

Students will Know: The images produced in the Middle Ages reflect "Medieval Man's"  conception and questioning of their world. .

 

EQ: To what extent was  the Renaissance a result of the Plague

The Plague

The story of plague is not merely a medical, religious or economic subject. To properly understand the impact of plague it is necessary to consider almost all aspects of society, from art and music to science.

docs: Students will determine the most significant effect of the Plague on  Europe -- To what extent was  the Renaissance a result of the Plague?

View Plague Power Point

HW: Plague Docs: take  notes on  the community, individual, scientific/medical, art and literary response to the plague; affect on religious practice and belief

Essay!

EQ: To what extent was  the Renaissance a result of the Plague

The Plague

The story of plague is not merely a medical, religious or economic subject. To properly understand the impact of plague it is necessary to consider almost all aspects of society, from art and music to science.

docs: Students will determine the most significant effect of the Plague on  Europe -- To what extent was  the Renaissance a result of the Plague?

View Plague Power Point

HW: Plague Docs: take  notes on  the community, individual, scientific/medical, art and literary response to the plague; affect on religious practice and belief

Essay!

 

4     Essay Due

 

 

 

5    Essay Due  

         
    

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 


 

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March 2008: Women's History Month

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Essential Question

HWCIV

 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
            
The Middle Ages:

 

Chapter 6 -8

Life in a Medieval Castle

Visual Tour of a Medieval Village

Manorial Language

Cooking in the Middle Ages

Medieval Interactive

 

 

3 CAPT BEGINS

6 drops/4 = 80 m

The Middle Ages Political, Social and Economic Structure: Feudalism and Manorialism

  1. Power Point: The Rise of Feudalism: identify the social, economic, and political structure of the Middle Ages
  2. Feudalism: Stability or Chaos?  Read the documents and answer qs for class discussion
  3. Create a diagram illustrating the feudal relationship using John of Toul's Homage to the Count of Champagne
  4. Richer of Rheims:
    Journey to Chartres, 10th Century: Qs 1-4

 

HW: Period 4 and 6

Life in Medieval Feudal Society:

The manorial system

Women in Medieval society

 

 

 

 

4   6+4 drop

 

** Still confused by the feudal relationship?

For those of you who need further clarification see the Illustration of the Feudal Hierarchy and the History of Feudalism

 

 

 

5    6 drops /4 = 60 min
  1. Life in Medieval Feudal Society:
  • The Castle
  • Relationships
  • Education
  • Government

2. Review Manorialism

Women in Medieval society

Identify Women's roles in Medieval society and determine how (if?) they reflect Christian values. What does this reveal about the role of the Church in Medieval society?

HW: Period 4 and 6 Dominion and Domination: Lives of Medieval Women

Medieval Towns Docs (period 4 only)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

6    4 drops /6 = 62 min

Period 6 - You must do the highlighted  homework by today's class.

The Middle Ages Political, Social and Economic Structure: Feudalism and Manorialism

  1. Power Point: The Rise of Feudalism: identify the social, economic, and political structure of the Middle Ages
  2. Feudalism: Stability or Chaos?  Read the documents and answer qs for class discussion
  3. Create a diagram illustrating the feudal relationship using John of Toul's Homage to the Count of Champagne

HW:

Richer of Rheims:
Journey to Chartres, 10th Century: Qs 1-4

 

7   4 drops /6 = 111 m...yikes
Monasticism

Virtual Pilgrimage

Gregorian Chants

The Crusades

 

10      4+6 drop

 

 

11  4=84m/6=82m
  1. Richer of Rheims:
    Journey to Chartres, 10th Century
  2. Life in Medieval Feudal Society:
  • The Castle
  • Relationships
  • Education
  • Government

3. Review Manorialism

HW: Medieval Towns Docs

 

 

 

12 6 drops/4=78m

HW 6:

The manorial system

Women in Medieval society

Medieval Towns Docs

 

13 4 and 6 drop

 

14        CAPT ENDS!

Period 4: Out of the Darkness...  the Medieval Town

Period 6: Is the pervasiveness of Christian ideals in Medieval society a necessity or an imposition of the Church?

Focus: Women

Identify Women's roles in Medieval society and determine how (if?) they reflect Christian values. What does this reveal about the role of the Church in Medieval society?

HW:

 

Dominion and Domination: Lives of Medieval Women

  • take the quiz
  • visit the city : Read all of the occupations listed and Choose 3. Identify and discuss one women per occupation. You should include: Name, where and when she lived, what she did (is this common or a radical departure from traditional women's roles?)

The Crusades: Just War Theory (Print and Bring to class)

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  1. Women's roles in Medieval Society
  2. The Medieval Church

 

 

HW:

Church terms,  docs

 

18

 

 

 

19

Intro to  Research Paper

Paper Focus: Renaissance

5-7 Pages

MLA format

Rubric

Test Review

 

HW: Research Paper Topic proposal  Due Friday

Study

 

20

Test

Take Home Essay

21

 

 

24 

The Crusades: Just War Theory

25

The Medieval Church Continued

  • Discuss Docs and Terms
  • Just War Theory
  • The Crusades Crusades Docs

 HW:

Crusades Docs

Women in the Crusades

Eleanor of Aquitaine

 

 

26

 

 

Medieval Society through Glimpses of Medieval Life: Luttrell Psalter at the BL

 

HW: Medieval Art and Architecture: Visit the Gothic architecture site (link below).

Gothic Architecture

  • Identify at least 3 characteristics of Gothic Art

  • What did you learn about religion and symbolism in the the architecture Middle Ages?

  • Where did the term Gothic come from? How long did this period last?

 

 

27 28

 

 

 

 

31

Students will Know: The images produced in the Middle Ages reflect "Medieval Man's"  conception and questioning of their world.

 

Power Point: Medieval Art

 

Medieval Art and Architecture

 

Gothic Architecture

HW: Plague Docs: take  notes on  the community, individual, scientific/medical, art and literary response to the plague; affect on religious practice and belief

 

 

The Plague

The story of plague is not merely a medical, religious or economic subject. To properly understand the impact of plague it is necessary to consider almost all aspects of society, from art and music to science.

 

  docs: Students will determine the most significant effect of the Plague on  Europe -- To what extent was  the Renaissance a result of the Plague?

View Plague Power Point

HW: Plague Docs: take  notes on  the community, individual, scientific/medical, art and literary response to the plague; affect on religious practice and belief

PRINT AND BRING TO CLASS!

 

To what extent was  the Renaissance a result of the Plague?

 

  The Plague

 

The Plague

 

    

 

 


 

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March 2007: Women's History Month

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Essential Question

HWCIV

 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
        1     CAPT Prep 2    CAPT Prep
The Middle Ages

Chapter 6 -8

 

 

5

 

6

When and How did the Ancient world transition to Medieval "Christendom" ?

7 Early Middle Ages Map 8

The Middle Ages Political, Social and Economic Structure: Feudalism and Manorialism

Power Point: The Rise of Feudalism: identify the social, economic, and political structure of the Middle Ages

HW: Feudalism: Stability or Chaos?  Read the documents and answer qs for class discussion

9
Life in a Medieval Castle

Visual Tour of a Medieval Village

Manorial Language

Cooking in the Middle Ages

Medieval Interactive

12

Review The Order of Things

Discussion: Feudalism: Creating stability or political and social  Chaos?

Create a diagram illustrating the feudal relationship using John of Toul's Homage to the Count of Champagne

HW: Women in Medieval society

 

 

13

 

 

 

14

Identify Women's roles in Medieval society and determine how (if?) they reflect Christian values. What does this reveal about the role of the Church in Medieval society?

 

HW: Dominion and Domination: Lives of Medieval Women

15

Still confused by the feudal relationship?

For those of you who need further clarification see the Illustration of the Feudal Hierarchy and the History of Feudalism

16

Snow Day

19  Drop Day 20

Share what you learned about the Lives of Medieval Women

 

 

21

Share what you learned about the Lives of Medieval Women

 

 

22

Finish presentations

Review for Quiz

 

HW: Richer of Rheims:
Journey to Chartres, 10th Century: Qs 1-4

Rewrites Due Monday -- will be averaged this time.

23  Drop Day
Monasticism

Virtual Pilgrimage

Gregorian Chants

The Crusades

26  Quiz Today 27 Life in Medieval Feudal Society:
  • The Castle
  • Relationships
  • Education
  • Government

Discuss Richer of Rheims:
Journey to Chartres

HW: Medieval docs

28

The Medieval Church

HW: Church terms

 

 

29

Drop Day

30

The Crusades

Just War Theory

 

 

HW:

Women in the Crusades

Eleanor of Aquitaine