Infographic: A beginner's guide to understanding a coat of arms
Thought for Tuesday: Who doesn't need their own Coat of Arms? Beginner's Guide to Understanding a Coat of Arms Infographic
Middle Ages Coat of Arms Project
This excellent Coat of Arms project is great for a unit on the Middle Ages or for a back-to-school "get to know each other activity"! Included is a directions page that gives the historical background of Coats of Arms and heraldry, as well as simple instructions for students on how to create a Coat of Arms. Next is a fantastic printable Coat of Arms template to use in class and a rubric to help with grading. Your students will love making these!
Medieval Family Trees
Dering Roll, c. The Dering Roll is the oldest English roll of arms surviving in its original form. It was made between 81270 and 1280 and contains the coat of arms of 324 knights, starting with two illegitimate children of King John.
Medieval times- build their own coat of arms sheild Heraldry - The Basics. Pretty nifty reference when studying this time period.