Sir Gawain and the Green Knight
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Knight on the Hunt for a New Job: The Characteristics of Sir Gawain
Objective: Students will read another short romance featuring Sir Gawain and consider the differences and similarities in his character from Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. Then, based on the character he exhibits in th...
There was Meat, There was Mirth, There was Much Joy: Feasting in the Middle Ages
Objective: Students will create a group project, presentation, and mini-feast in order to learn about the rituals of feasting in the Middle Ages that are central to the action and purpose of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight...