Grade 6 Month 10 The Wonder of Medieval Times
Students will delve into the history of the feudal system of Europe. This will cover the Rise of Islam and the time of the Crusades.
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Curriculum Areas/Learning Outcomes
Connection: Your child will learn about feudalism, and the perspective of the wealthy and the poor. They will learn about the Crusades and the perspective of some of the Christian and Muslim leaders.
Social Studies: Concept: Economic self-interest can be a significant cause of conflict among peoples and governments.
Connection: Your child will learn about the feudal system, and the economic disadvantage to the lower class in society.
Math: Concept: Properties of objects and shapes can be described, measured, and compared using volume, area, perimeter, and angles.
Connection: Your child will work with these concepts and review skills. They will use their Grade 6 math workbook and online resources.
Science: Concept: Newton’s three laws of motion describe the relationship between force and motion.
Connection: Your child will build a model of a medieval catapult and experience the three laws:
- first law: objects will stay stopped or in constant motion until acted upon by an outside force.
- second law: only an unbalanced force causes acceleration.
- third law: every force has an equal and opposite reaction force.