The Historical King
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are three (3) parts to Assignment 1. All three parts are
due by the beginning of the second class.
Based on your current
knowledge of King Arthur and without further
research, write a short response (approximately 100 words) to the
question "Who was King Arthur?" (e.g. Was King Arthur a real
historical figure, a folk hero, or a mythical character of literature?)
Post your response by replying to the Google Discussion Lesson 1, Part 1 Responses
If you have not received an invitation
to join the Who Was King Arthur Google Group or you experience
difficulty logging into the Who Was King Arthur Google Group,
please email me as soon as possible Lisa.Doherty@nau.edu
the following on-line
Click on Group
to find your group.
with your group members using Google
and a third web-based research tool of your choice, to find information
that addresses the question of "Who was King Arthur?" for the time
period you have been assigned. Remember to evaluate each
for quality and scholarship (determine whether it is a scholarly site
or a popular culture site).
Using the information you find,
write a 200 - 300 word group response that answers the question "Who
was King Arthur?" for the time period assigned to your group.
Post your group work under the appropriate group page in the Who
Was King Arthur Google Group:
400 AD - 550 AD
, 550 AD - 700 AD
, 700 AD - 900 AD
Use the information from the readings in Part 2 and the information you
have located in Part 3 to revise your response to Part 1, "Who Was King
Post your response by replying to the Google Discussion Lesson 1, Part 3 Revised Responses
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Last Updated: 12/6/2008