Fundamentals of historical miniatures gaming – Joan of Arc & The Seige of Orleans, Grades 6 – 9
Summer Historical Strategy Games Two-Day Workshop is a program that teaches the fundamentals of historical miniatures gaming. While examining an historical time period, students will learn about social, economical, and political reasons for conflict and its ramifications. Students will paint and command 28mm miniatures on three-dimensional landscapes. Dice and rulers are used to resolve conflicts and move distances. Students will reflect on their historical understanding, examine outcomes, and identify better solutions for dealing with these kinds of conflicts.