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Middle Ages: Overview

Resources for Year 8 study of Medieval History


General Medieval resources

Book pages

The Middle Ages is commonly referred to as the period between the fall of the Roman Empire in Western Europe and the Renaissance, and in this programme, students will delve into a comprehensive overview of the people, places and events that defined this period. From Charlemagne through the legendary Crusades and the horrific Black Death, students will garner a feel for the era - focusing on the three distinct eras of medieval time.


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Society in the Middle Ages