6th grade Written Workshop<br />Illuminated Monsters<br />Tech-tool workshop –illuminated Monsters<br />The beast list includes all of the beasts found in Bestiaries and the Physiologus, as well as some from other sources. It does not include beasts from non-European sources unless those beasts are the basis of Bestiary, Physiologus, or other Western beast legends. <br />Amphisbaena Beast A serpent with two heads, one at either end <br />Antelope Beast An animal so wild no hunter can approach it <br />Ant-lion Beast The offspring of an ant and a lion, or the lion of ants <br />Ape Beast Called "
because it is similar to humans <br />Asp Serpent Blocks its ear with its tail so as not to hear the charmer <br />Ass Beast An animal that is slow and resists commands <br />Badger Beast A dirty beast that bites <br />Basilisk Serpent Its odor, voice and even look can kill <br />Bear Beast The cubs are born unformed, and must be licked into shape by the mother <br />Beaver Beast Hunted for its testicles, it castrates itself to escape from the hunter <br />Boar (Wild) Beast A savage wild pig or hog <br />BonnaconBeast A beast like a bull, that uses its dung as a weapon <br />Bull Beast The Indian bull is tawny colored and swift as a bird <br />CaladriusBeast A bird which can tell if a sick man will die, and can cure disease <br />CatoblepasBeast A beast with a head so heavy it can only look down <br />Centaur Beast A beast part man and part horse <br />CerastesSerpent An exceptionally flexible serpent with horns <br />DipsaSerpent A snake so poisionous that its bite kills before it is felt <br />Dragon Serpent The greatest of all serpents on earth <br />Elephant Beast Persian and Indian soldiers build wooden towers on the back of elephants and fight from there. <br /> Fox Beast A crafty and deceitful animal that never runs in a straight line <br />Frog Serpent Land frogs die if exposed to rain <br /> Giraffe Beast A beast that looks like a camel but has the spots of a leopard <br />Goat Beast An animal that likes to live on high mountains <br />Griffin Beast A beast with the body of a lion and the wings and head of an eagle <br /> Hare Beast A timid beast that runs fast <br />Hedgehog Beast A beast that carries away grapes on its sharp quills <br />He-goat Beast A beast so hot that its blood dissolves diamond <br />Horse Beast A horse is a horse, of course, of course... <br />HydrosSerpent A water snake that makes those bitten swell up <br />HydrusSerpent The enemy of the crocodile, which it kills from the inside <br />Hyena Beast A beast that eats human corpses and changes sex <br /> Ibex Beast A beast with horns so strong they can save it from a fall <br />Ichneumon Serpent Another enemy of the dragon <br />JaculusSerpent A flying serpent <br />Lamb Beast The lamb knows by their voice its own parents <br />LeontophoneBeast A small beast that is deadly to lions <br />Leopard Beast The offspring of a mating between a lion and a pard<br />LeucrotaBeast A composite beast with a mouth that stretches from ear to ear <br />Lion Beast The lion is the king of the beasts <br />Lynx Beast The urine of the lynx hardens into a precious stone <br />ManticoreBeast A composite beast with a man's face, a lion's body, and the stinger of a scorpion <br />Mole Beast A blind animal that lives in the earth <br />MonocerusBeast A fierce beast with a single long horn <br />MuscalietBeast A beast with the body of a hare, tail of a squirrel, teeth of a boar <br />OnagerBeast A wild ass that can predict the coming of the equinox <br />OnocentaurBeast A beast with the upper body of a man and the lower body of an ass <br />Ox Beast The ox is a strong beast that can predict the weather <br /> Panther Beast A gentle, multicolored beast whose only enemy is the dragon <br />ParandrusBeast A beast that can conceal itself by changing its appearance <br />PardBeast A swift and deadly beast that kills with a single leap <br />Pegasus Beast <br />Phoenix Bird A bird that rises anew from the ashes of its funeral pyre <br />Ram Beast Rams were the first animals to be sacrificed on alters <br />Salamander Serpent Salamanders are so cold they can extinguish any fire <br />ScitalisSerpent A serpent with such a marvelous appearance that it stuns the viewer <br />SepsSerpent The poison of the seps consumes both body and bones <br />Stag Beast A drink made from the tears and the heart bones of a stag is a cure for troubles of the heart <br />Unicorn Beast The unicorn is a fierce beast that can only be captured by a maiden <br />Weasel Beast The weasel conceives at the mouth and gives birth through the ear <br />WetherBeast Thewether is named from the worms in its head <br />Yale Beast A beast with flexible horns that it can move at will<br />Create your own Illuminated Monster<br />Choosing one beast of the bestiary and illuminate it as in the middle ages.<br />-870585247650Explain the symbology of the illuminated monster; include it as part of it. (IM d1 d2)<br />