Living like in the Middle Ages
To get an impression of the medieval village life, you do not have to go inevitably to a open-air exhibition. The narrow streets and typical structures of a settlement of that time as well can be retraced fantastically with this cut-out-sheets, too. The typical half-timbered front with the gabled roof tapering to a point are imaged illustratively with this village. The detached houses without a doubt refer to the village characteristics and transmit an authentic impression of the structure of medieval villages.
- scale 1:160
- level of difficulty: simple, from six years
- perfect for primary school
- Illustrative history lesson
While constructing this village historical knowledge is transmitted playfully. This half-timbered village consists out of stable paper and can be fabricated easily. The cutting out of the cubic forms is no difficulty and the glueing together because of the simple construction is a child's play. The number of small houses is perfectly suited for group work in primary school. Project week with this cut-out-sheets become a real success!
Simple constructing and fast understanding
With the cut-out-sheet of the medieval village an authentic image of the Middle Ages is transmitted rapidly. Children understand right away the basic structures of the typical urbanisation processes of medieval settlements. With the construction of a village, that as well can be a pretty decoration element for the classroom, in a further step the difference to a medieval city can be presented even better. As well use this fantastic teaching material, that can be used in so varied ways, and give your students an unforgettable learning experience!
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