Medieval Europe Life

Summer Davis-Huff and Emily Kirkelie

Family Life in Europe:

Women had to:
  • buy the groceries
  • cook
  • clean
  • make the bed

  1. Women had very little rights
  2. Parents choose who you wed
  3. Oldest son took over for the father
  4. Youngest son lives with the oldest son or becomes a servant or soldier
  5. When your young that is when your fate is decided

Education in Europe:

  1. Math was very important
  2. The main method of learning was memorizing
  3. Students had to present what they learned the next day
  4. Children learn from watching their parents
  5. Girls learned household things
  6. Boys were only allowed to go to school
  7. Everything the students learned orally