Set in 1350, this medieval drama unfolds through a number of village characters telling their stories of life in the middle ages.
How sophisticated was medical practice in Medieval Europe? In this clip, learn about common forms of diagnosis and cures for ailments in the 14th century.
What are the essential things you need to survive? Food, water, medicine, shelter, sanitation ... anything else? How do you obtain these basic requirements? How might people living in Medieval Europe have survived if they had no money or land?
What was life like for common people in Medieval England? Who had the power to control the lives of others? In this clip, learn about the feudal system, which was widespread in Medieval Europe.
This site contains information about life in the Middle Ages and a quiz. There is also a recorded reading of this page.
Daily life in Middle ages. Compare and contrast the lives of different groups of the population during the Middle Ages.