MASTER LIST Medieval English Names ~ great resource for naming characters in your historical or high fantasy novel! #writingtips #nanowrimo

MASTER LIST Medieval English Names ~ great resource for naming characters in your historical or high fantasy novel! #writingtips #nanowrimo

Without a doubt the most beautiful map you can use to tour Savannah with the girls, The Savannah Historic District Map. Be sure to pick one up at the Visitor's Center on MLK. It makes a fantastic souvenir too!  We have one framed in our living room to remind us of our beloved city of Savannah!  #Savannah #NoBoysAllowed

Without a doubt the most beautiful map you can use to tour Savannah with the girls, The Savannah Historic District Map. Be sure to pick one up at the Visitor's Center on MLK. It makes a fantastic souvenir too! We have one framed in our living room to remind us of our beloved city of Savannah! #Savannah #NoBoysAllowed

History tends to judge our past leaders as extremes: Benedict Arnold was a traitor! Abraham Lincoln was an American hero! As teachers, it’s tempting at times to present a world as black and white to our students: good or evil, friend or foe, hero or villain. Use these blank profile posters to help students dig a little deeper and see beyond the established narratives and into the real world of gray.      	 Students put any historical figure “on trial,” analyzing the feats and failures of…

History tends to judge our past leaders as extremes: Benedict Arnold was a traitor! Abraham Lincoln was an American hero! As teachers, it’s tempting at times to present a world as black and white to our students: good or evil, friend or foe, hero or villain. Use these blank profile posters to help students dig a little deeper and see beyond the established narratives and into the real world of gray. Students put any historical figure “on trial,” analyzing the feats and failures of…

If you are a fantasy writer, or just love reading fairy tales and fantasies, I think knowing the parts of a castle is important.  Important from a historical perspective too!

If you are a fantasy writer, or just love reading fairy tales and fantasies, I think knowing the parts of a castle is important. Important from a historical perspective too!

19th Century Fashion Timeline by Terrizae.deviantart.com on @deviantart - Click the pin to access a full-sized version!

19th Century Fashion Timeline by Terrizae.deviantart.com on @deviantart - Click the pin to access a full-sized version!

Historical Figure / Facebook Project - kids create a Facebook page for a famous person (scientist, historian, author) or character in a book they've read.  Comes with blank template, an example page, and directions... I'm thinking this is a great substitute activity!

Historical Figure / Book Character "Factbook" Project

Historical Figure / Facebook Project - kids create a Facebook page for a famous person (scientist, historian, author) or character in a book they've read. Comes with blank template, an example page, and directions... I'm thinking this is a great substitute activity!

14 historical fiction books set in Ireland. These novels are great for St. Patrick's Day or all year round!

14 Must-Read Historical Fiction Books Set in Ireland

14 historical fiction books set in Ireland. These novels are great for St. Patrick's Day or all year round!

Historic home or money pit? Find out before you sink your savings into a new (old) house. https://www.pinterest.com/pin/45387908723087027/ and https://www.pinterest.com/pin/45387908723011165/ and https://www.pinterest.com/pin/45387908722300611/

Historic home or money pit?

Historic home or money pit? Find out before you sink your savings into a new (old) house. https://www.pinterest.com/pin/45387908723087027/ and https://www.pinterest.com/pin/45387908723011165/ and https://www.pinterest.com/pin/45387908722300611/

Did you know that you can actually take magic lessons in a castle, or sign a wall in the cafe where J.K. Rowling began to write the famous series? Potterheads who love history, fun book and movie facts, and endless amounts of Harry Potter memorabilia should — no, must — visit these themed spots all over the world. From majestic castles and train rides over rolling Scottish hillsides to historic hotels and secret wizarding shops, Muggles fulfilling this Harry Potter travel bucket list will be…

The Ultimate Harry Potter Travel Bucket List

Did you know that you can actually take magic lessons in a castle, or sign a wall in the cafe where J.K. Rowling began to write the famous series? Potterheads who love history, fun book and movie facts, and endless amounts of Harry Potter memorabilia should — no, must — visit these themed spots all over the world. From majestic castles and train rides over rolling Scottish hillsides to historic hotels and secret wizarding shops, Muggles fulfilling this Harry Potter travel bucket list will be…

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