5What is a moat?A moat, which is a deep, wide trench, was built around castles in the olden days. They were usually filled with water.If the enemy tried to swim across, archers on the castle walls could shoot at them.
6MoatsSome people believed crocodiles lived in moats.
44Tools of the Mind Resources #2 The Knight at DawnBackground info and books to use as resourcesInformation about the parts of a castleInformation about knightsOsborne, M.P., Murdocca, S. & Osborne, W. Knights And Castles (Magic Tree House Research Guide)Steele, P. I Wonder Why Castles Had Moats and other Questions about Long Ago.Turnbull, Stephanie. Knights. (Usborne Beginners)Classroom Decorationsuse with child’s photo to make each child a knightRoom can be decorated to look like a castle—a large box or large pieces of cardboard can be painted with stone bricks and with an opening, or butcher paper can be used to paint bricks like on a castleDrawn picture of a medieval horse with its armorLarge picture of a knightProps for playhelmets and hatsknights toilet paper puppettoilet paper castleinfo for coat of armshow to make a pomandermemory game
45Elkonin Boxes/How Many Sounds Games (Some are included with Tools of the Mind Set) WellKnightTreePieMoatCastleOthers????