Social Studies - 2019-20

WHI.10c - Magyars and Anglo-Saxons

The student will apply social science skills to understand Western Europe during the Middle Ages from about 500 to 1000 A.D. (C.E.) in terms of its impact on Western civilization by

c) explaining the social, religious, and cultural development of the Magyars and Anglo-Saxons;


Adopted: 2015

BIG IDEAS

UNDERSTANDING THE STANDARD

Invasions by Angles, Saxons, and Magyars disrupted the social, economic, and political order of Europe.

ESSENTIALS

Social, religious, and cultural development

 Angles and Saxons migrated to England in the fifth century.

 The Magyars migrated to central Europe in the tenth century.

 Tribal units were led by chieftains.

 Invasions disrupted trade; towns declined.

 The Angles, Saxons, and Magyars gradually converted to Christianity.

 After converting to Christianity, the Angles, Saxons, and Magyars adopted literacy.


KEY VOCABULARY

Terms

Germanic tribes (9a)

Medieval society (9a)

Roman Catholic Church (9a)

Secular (9a)

Monasteries (9a)

Missionaries (9a)

Parish priests (9a)

Feudal society (9a)

Fief (9b)

Vassal (9b)

Serfs (9b)

Manor (9b)

Manorial system (9b)

Holy Roman Empire (9c)

Amber (9d)

People

Charlemagne (9a,c)

Franks (9c)

Angles (9d)

Saxons (9d)

Magyars (9d)

Vikings (9d)

Places

Scandinavia (9d)

Hungary (9d)

Baltic Sea (9d)

Charlemagne’s Empire (9a,c)

Updated: May 17, 2018