Look at the knights on the Bayeux Tapestry and think about why they were important in the battle.
Knights would take part in a ceremony and be knighted by the king once they had been trained. They were able to pick a coat of arms and colours and would then recieve their armour and their shield.
Can you design (and make) a shield using the symbols below?
Don't forget to attach a picture of your shields on the contact form so we can see your hard work!