Create Joan's Shield
Based on historical documentation, Joan of Arc would have likely carried a shield into battle. Research the shield styles and materials and create your own out of materials you can find around your home. Alternatively, draw a representation of Joan's shield with a paragraph or two about what materials you would select to create the shield. Choose appropriate symbols to embellish the shield and be prepared to explain why you chose each one.
Many films have been made over the years about the life of Joan of Arc. Choose one and watch it. Compare/contrast the movie to this play. What is similar? What is different? Which is more believable? Be prepared to discuss your comparison with the class.
Choose your favorite scene from the play and select classmates to act out that scene with you. Be prepared to discuss why...
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