Social Studies Methods

Lesson Plan – Feudalism in the Middle Ages

Lesson Plan

Feudalism Lesson Plan

Online Resources

Textbook Resources

  • History Alive! The Medieval World and Beyond, chapter 2
  • Discovering Our Past: A History of the World, chapter 19

Trade Book Resources

  • If You Lived in the Days of the Knights by Ann McGovern
  • In the Time of Knights by Shelley Tanaka
  • Coat of Arms by Catherine Daly-Weir
  • King Arthur by Thomas Crawford
  • The Tower of London: A 2000-Year History by Ivan Lapper and Geoffrey Parnell
  • I Wonder Why Castles Had Moats and Other Questions About Long Ago by Philip Steele
  • The Medieval Fortress: Castles, Forts, and Walled Cities of the Middle Ages by J.E. and H.W. Kaufmann
  • Medieval Life by Andrew Langley
  • The Usborne Book of Castles by Lesley Sims
  • Catherine, Called Birdy by Karen Cushman
  • The Midwife’s Apprentice by Karen Cushman
  • The Door in the Wall by Marguerite de Angeli [Pathways book, grade 6]
  • Castle by David Macaulay
  • Cathedral: The Story of Its Construction by David Macaulay
  • How Would You Survive in the Middle Ages by Fiona MacDonald
  • The Making of a Knight by Patrick O’Brien
  • Women and Girls in the Middle Ages by Kay Eastwood