A book report slideshow on Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! by Laura Amy Schlitz. Includes audio and visual aids as well as links to interactive media. Appropriate for all age levels and an excellent resource for a language arts curriculum.
Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! - Voices From a Medieval Village - classroom aid
GOOD MASTERS! SWEET LADIES! Voices from a Medieval Village By Laura Amy Schlitz, Illustrated by Robert ByrdCreative Book Report – Rebecca Lausch – Kutztown University LIB 585 Children & Young Adult Literature – Professor Long June 22, 2011
Varlets, Vermin, Simpletons, SaintsSetting: A Medieval Manor, 1255 The Crusades Peasants plowing fields
HUGO, The Lord’s TAGGOT, The WILL, The Plowboy Nephew Blacksmith’s Daughter ALICE, The MOGG, The THOMAS, The Shepherdess Villein’s Daughter Doctor’s Son
OTHO, The Miller’s Son JACK, The Half-Wit SIMON, The Knight’s Son EDGAR, The ISOBEL, BARBARY, The Falconer’s Son The Lord’s Daughter Mudslinger
LOWDY, The DROGO, The Tanner’s PASK, The Runaway Apprentice Varlet’s ChildPIERS, The Glassblower’s NELLY, The Sniggler GILES, The Beggar Apprentice
PETRONELLA, The Merchant’s DaughterJACOB BEN SALOMON,The Moneylender’s Son
MARIOT,The Glassblower’s Daughter MAUD, The Glassblower’s Daughter
Video – A good summary andreview by Medievalists.net Photo Stream – click photo to see kids performing Good Masters! Sweet Ladies! in action
Today Show InterviewLaura Amy Schlitz on NBC’s The Today Show with Anne Curry
Author & IllustratorLaura Amy Schlitz, Author Robert Byrd, Illustrator
Links to Other Interactive PagesTeachers’ Guide From Candlewick Press Medieval Jeopardy and other games from Western Reserve Public Media Interactive Games Page from The Middle Ages for Kids – Check out the Castle Tours!
Schlitz, Laura Amy. Good Masters! Sweet Ladies!: Voices from a MedievalVillage. Illus. by Robert Byrd. Cambridge, MA: Candlewick, 2007.