ERIC Number: ED414230
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1995
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Huzzah Means Hooray: Activities from the Days of Damsels, Jesters, and Blackbirds in a Pie. First Edition.
Written for juveniles, this book presents information and activities aimed at increasing student understanding of the life experiences of Europeans during the Middle Ages. Student activities are organized by the following categories: (1) "Medieval--What's That?" presents background information; (2) "Lets Dress Up!" examines clothing styles, armor, and accessories; and (3) "Time to Eat!" provides recipes students can reproduce for classroom sharing. Other categories include: (4) "Heraldry"; (5) "Fun and Games"; (6) "Write it Down!" presents calligraphy, print making, paper making, book making, and map making activities; (7) "Arts and Crafts"; (8) "Everyday Life" includes handicrafts; and (9) "A House is a Home" suggests model-making activities. A bibliography suggests further reading. (MM)
Descriptors: Art Activities, Elementary Education, European History, Handicrafts, Instructional Materials, Interdisciplinary Approach, Mathematics Materials, Medieval History, Recipes (Food), Social History, Social Studies, Western Civilization
Chicago Review Press, 814 North Franklin Street, Chicago, IL 60610 ($12.95).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
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