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Not So Dark Ages Assignment
Read this document for a description of your task, the number of points possible for each part, and a list of potential innovations.
For this assignment, you will:
- Research an innovation of the "Dark Ages."
- Create a model or artifact showing the innovation.
- Present your new knowledge to the class.
Consider these questions:
- What was the purpose of your technology? What was it used for?
- Why did medieval people need this technology? What did it replace?
- When did the technology first appear?
- How did your innovation change the civilization?
- How did the use of this technology expand and progress over time?
- Which social class(es) used this technology?
Welcome to the Dark Ages!
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