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The Crusades

The students read about the many crusades and discuss how these holy wars between Christianity and Islam helped to bring about the changes that led to the Renaissance. They will write a rhyme that explains specific events and/or people of the Crusades.

Introduction to the Crusades

Lesson Plan: The Crusades

Timeline of the Crusades

The People’s Crusade

The First Crusade

The Years After the First Crusade

The Second Crusade

The Third Crusade

The Fourth Crusade

The Children’s Crusade

The Fifth Crusade

The Sixth Crusade

The Seventh Crusade

The Eighth Crusade

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