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Author Hart, Avery.
Title Knights & castles : 50 hands-on activities to experience the Middle Ages / Avery Hart & Paul Mantell.
Pub Info Charlotte, Vt. : Williamson Pub., ©1998.
Rating
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS 
 Orleans-Children's Room  CASTLE J 940.1 HART     AVAILABLE
Descript 96 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series A kaleidoscope kids book
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (page 92) and index.
Summary Dozens of games, celebrations, activities and crafts (such as creating an hour glass, a catapult, a coat of arms, and a code of honor) invite kids to investigate the Middle Ages; through descriptions of food, clothing and more, they can become part of a mythical time of castles and kings, cathedrals and conquests.
Contents Hear ye! Hear ye! Announcing a magical invitation -- Setting the scene -- How it all began -- The feudal system -- A kid in castle time -- The nobles who rule all -- Castles: a complete community -- Fighting for all: The world of knights -- The holy world of the church (and the secret life of pagans) -- The rugged world of the peasant -- Come one, come all! Medieval merrymaking -- The light of learning -- The end of medieval times -- Traces of the past.
Audience "For kids ages 6-12 & their families and friends!"--Back cover.
Subject Civilization, Medieval -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature.
Middle Ages -- Study and teaching (Elementary) -- Activity programs -- Juvenile literature.
Knights and knighthood -- Europe -- History -- Juvenile literature.
Civilization, Medieval.
Middle Ages.
Knights and knighthood.
Handicraft.
Add Author Mantell, Paul, author.
Alt Title Knights and castles
ISBN 1885593171
9781885593177
0329118889
9780329118884
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