The History of English in 10 minutes. Great for intermediate, jr. high, or high school classroom

The History of English in 10 minutes. So much better than my 50 slide pre-Beowulf PowerPoint!

It is clear that the formation of a Pictish nation that united the peoples of Scotland was due to the arrival of the Romans.

The 'kingdoms' of ancient Britain. Between 400 to 900 AD, from withdrawal of the Roman Empire until the ascension of Anglo-Saxon rule, the land we now call Britain was divided under the rule of many peoples. These tribes were banded together loosely

The Anglo-Saxon settlement of Britain was a consequence of the migration of Germanic peoples from continental Germania during the Early Middle Ages, after the demise of Roman rule in the 5th century. These peoples are traditionally divided into Angles, Saxons and Jutes, but research conducted in the early 20th century suggests that a wide range of Germanic peoples from the North Sea coasts of Frisia, Lower Saxony, and Jutland may have moved to Britain in this era.

The Anglo-Saxon settlement of Britain was a consequence of the migration of Germanic peoples from continental Germania during the Early Middle Ages, after the demise of Roman rule in the century.

The History of the English Language (@Julie Forrest Forrest Forrest Lolohea, you would love this!)

UXUS HQ: The Space In-between

5 Awesome Infographics on English Language ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning The history of the English Language

Presto Plans is on a mission to transfer her love for Shakespeare’s work to her students. Discover her tips and tricks right here.

8 Ways to Get Your Students Hooked on Shakespeare

A list of 8 ways to get students interested in a Shakespeare unit, and to crush 'Shakesfear.

Unit Plan for Teaching Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales “General Prologue”

Unit Plan for Teaching Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales “General Prologue”

This unit plan for Chaucer's The Canterbury Tales "General Prologue" is comprised of five lesson plans which include pre-reading questions, creative writing assignments, and assessments.

Godwin of Wessex (Old English: Godƿin) (1001 – 15 April 1053) was one of the most powerful earls in England under the Danish king Cnut the Great and his successors. Cnut made him the first Earl of Wessex. Godwin was the father of King Harold Godwinson and Edith of Wessex, wife of King Edward the Confessor.

A century illustration, from a verse 'Life' of St.Edward 'the Confessor' (Cambridge University Library MS. showing Edward's reception in England, on the left-hand side, and his coronation, on the right.

Beowulf~Medieval Literature~(c. 700 C.E.) written in Old English/Old English literature-medieval ages~      The first page of Beowulf    The first page of Beowulf/Old English literature    Beowulf (c. 700 C.E.) is a heroic epic poem, written in Old English, and easily the most important work of literature written in that language. At over 3,000 lines, the poem makes up 10 percent of the entire corpus of extant .  ■http://www.newworldencyclopedia.org/entry/Beowulf

) The first page of Beowulf, written in Old English.- Old English epic poem set in Scandinavia-One of most important works of Anglo-Saxon literature, arguably earliest vernacular English literature. By anonymous Anglo-Saxon poet

cover

cover

King Offa - Tamworth Heritage Trust

King Offa - Tamworth Heritage Trust

The Life of Chaucer (general note)

The Life of Chaucer (general note)

Chaucer MetaPage

Learn about Chaucer, Medieval living, and listen to his stories read in Middle English.

Pinterest
Search