Joan of Arc was captured and tried for witchcraft and heresy by the English at the age of 19. Do a little research on the charges that were made against her, and write two persuasive speeches, one for the prosecution and one for the defence.
Joan of Arc Trial Worksheet
The kids will need to do a little historical research before they write this letter! Can they imagine they are garrison commander at Vaucouleurs sending Joan to Charles, the Dauphin, and write a letter of introduction for Joan to take with her?
Joan of Arc was made a saint around 500 years after her death. Can you commemorate her achievements by designing her a medal?