“NOVA” Builds a Trebuchet!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1K_U1OSZCgs&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IV1mVWI413M&feature=relmfu

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bcj8PaQI8Q8

 

Cathedrals!

http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/medieval/architecture/cathedral.htm

 

Wells Cathedral in England

Cathedral in Cologne, Germany

Notre Dame in Paris, France

 

 

 

 

Here is a link to “How to Build a Cathedral”  It is an hour long, but very interesting!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b00b09rb

The Fall of Rome and the Beginning of the Middle Ages!

The Visigoths (Goths) attacked Rome, August 24, 410:  http://www.thenagain.info/WebChron/WestEurope/Visigoths.html

The Sacking of Rome (artist depiction)

Find more information on the Fall of Rome!

http://rome.mrdonn.org/fall.html

http://library.thinkquest.org/26907/fall.htm