FC: Ahh!!! knights | by: Christian Hurtado
1: ahh knight | by Christian Hurtado
2: How to be a knight | to be a knight you would have to be rich because it is very expensive to buy the armor, wepons, and war horse To be a knight you will have to be a boy that is the son of a knight. Also you would be sent to the manor at the age of 5 to 7. you would have to be a servant of lord and lady.
3: knight training | knights were trained at the age of 7 to 8. The kids were sent to the manor to train with the monarch. They would train with wooden swords. | the kids that are being trained will serve the lord and lady. The kid would have to help the lord dress in his clothes and wait for the lord to eat any food. | training: the education of a person that is being trained
4: knight weaponry | There are two kinds of knights a foot knight and a horse back riding knight.the foot knight is a knight that travels by foot. This kind of knight uses weapons like crossbows ,double edged cutting sword and pike pole. A crossbow is a weapon that is used to shoot arrows very fast and can penetrate through skin. A double edged cutting sword that is very sharp and can go through skin very easily. | crossbow | pike pole
5: knight armor | knights had worn armor to keep him self from being hurt a knight would have a shield and body armor. Some shield are circle shaped. The knights wore body armors that are very heavy. War horse also had armor that protected it from weapons like arrows, sword and, any weapon that impales skin . if not trained well you might not even be able to fight for your life.
6: April 15, 1337 | Dear journal today is my birth day and i finally turned 18. i want to join the army and fight the French. My parents don't want me to join because they don't want to see me come home dead. i really want to put on some metal body armor and man a cannon in the war. destroying castle walls and killing people for my country.
7: April 16, 1337 | fkkd | Dear journal my parents have started to think about letting me go to the army, and they said they would let me go. so I am going to start training tomorrow at a army boot camp very far away for ten days learning to use weapons like a long bow, cannon, and a cross bow.
8: April 17, 1337 | Dear journal today is my first day of boot camp and the king is taking me and some other guys there. we have just arrived from a long and tiresome journey to the boot camp. Our first task at the boot camp was to get some sleep form the long ride.we had to sleep in tiny huts with four beds in them.
9: April 27,1337 | Dear journal, my training is done. first i would like to see my parents to say bye and that i would miss them. The king is sending me to my home to say bye to my parent and then we have to go to the army to fight in a war against the French like i always wanted. I can finally fight for my country.
10: April 30, 1337 | Dear journal, today I have seen a man die in front of me and i don't like it. I really want to go back home but the king wont let me go back. i really miss my parents. The war is not what i really expected,its full of violence and blood. He has been shot in the head with a longbow arrow
11: bibliography | Works Cited Harpur, James. Warriors. London: Carlton, 2007. Print. Mcgovern, Ann. If You Lived in the Day of a Knight. Print. "Training a Knight." Medieval Life. Web. 09 Nov. 2011.