The Magical History Tour Unit 5

EARLY MIDDLE AGES

“The Dark Ages” – But Not Really

After the fall of Rome, the monasteries became the centers of learning.  This is the beginning of the Middle Ages.  While here you can copy a book by hand like the monks did, or create a beautiful mosaic while listening to Gregorian chant.

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This 11 X 14” poster is a great visual reference to hang on your classroom wall.  The Poster Pack also includes an 8½ X 11” black and white copy of the poster to print for each student.

Early Middle Ages Poster Pack – 3 page PDF file







The 3-D Display Pack includes the architecture and fashion of the time period.

Pop-up Architecture – Hagia Sophia

4 Paper Mannequins dressed in Early Middle Ages clothing

Early Middle Ages Display Pack – 4 page PDF file







Learn about the people, places, and events of the Early Middle Ages by reading this 8 page history book.

Early Middle Ages History Book – 4 page PDF file







History is represented in illustrations your students can color.

Early Middle Ages Coloring Book – 3 page PDF file







Play a game of 20 questions to find out how much you know about the Early Middle Ages.

Early Middle Ages Trivia Game – 4 page PDF file







WORKSHEET PACK #1 INCLUDES:

  • “If I Lived in the Early Middle Ages…” Cut and Paste Worksheet
  • Early Middle Ages Vocabulary Matching Worksheet
  • Mosaic Coloring Page

Early Middle Ages Worksheet Pack #1 – 3 page PDF file







WORKSHEET PACK #2 INCLUDES:

  • Early Middle Ages Word Search Worksheet
  • Byzantine Empire Read and Match Worksheet
  • Fold-out Museum – Early Middle Ages Art

Early Middle Ages Worksheet Pack #2 – 3 page PDF file

 

 


FREE GAMES AND CRAFTS

THE EARLY MIDDLE AGES


Click the image below to view or print the game.




Use illuminated letter tiles to spell words.

Illuminated Words Game – 4 page PDF file – FREE

Click on any of the craft photos below to go to the blog page that features the craft.

Make a Byzantine crown.



Copy a book by hand. Stitch the pages together.



Make a mosaic bowl.