Open your child’s heart…
This Newberry-winning story is packed with historical context that drops you straight into the Middle Ages of England.
If you’re unfamiliar with medieval minstrelsy and the social classes of feudalism, don’t worry! Our book guide will help you and your children explore these topics as you read, and give you a greater understanding and appreciation of what happens in the story.
Together, you’ll explore the life of minstrels, learn about medieval England, and fall in love with English history! Enjoy memorable learning, hands-on activities, meaningful discussion, and a Story Celebration when you finish the book.
In addition to exploring story-related topics, you’ll also enjoy related reading, listen to medieval tunes, and create fun projects based on the chapters you read together. 🙌 When you explore this book, your kids will connect to the story and remember what they’ve learned, which will stay with them long after the story is finished.
Recommended for ages 7+.
As a family, you’ll…
⭐️ Learn about life in medieval England
⭐️ Explore minstrels in the Middle Ages
⭐️ Learn what it takes to be a medieval Knight
⭐️ Expand your study with an exclusive Related Reading Booklist
⭐️ Enjoy Hands-on Activities, Discussion, & Story Celebration
⭐️ BONUS: Literature-based Language Arts! A Simple, Charlotte Mason-Inspired Plan for adding language arts.
NOTE: This product includes a PDF guide only.
What others are saying about our guides…
The guides from Learning Through Literature have been one of our favorite resources. They immerse us deeply into the time and culture of the stories and make learning meaningful and lasting. The best part is doing a book party at the end! Perfect for homeschool or any family who wants to read good literature together. – Amanda W.
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