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History(Early Christian Ireland)
|What were monks?
|What was a tonsure?
|TThe type of haircut a monk had
|What was a habit?
|The type of clothing worn by monks
|Name a monastery and its founder
|What was a refectory?
|The dinning room
|What was the oratory?
|What did monks live in?
|Cells or huts
|What was an abbot?
|The head of the monastery
|What were cist graves?
|Where monks were burried
|Name three services provided by monasteries
|It was a center for prayer and religion. It provided health care for the sick and it educated boys and young men
|Name three examples of monastic art
|Manuscripts,stone crosses and metalwork
|What was a scriptorium?
|Where scribes copied beautiful manuscripts
|What were quills?
|Goose feathers(for writing)
|what were vellum?
|Calfskin, item that was wrote onn
|What was perchament
|Sheepskin(item that was wrote on)
|Name a famous manuscript
|The book of kells
|Name a famous stone castle
|The cross of Muirdeach
|Name a famous piece of metal work made the monks
|What was a souterrian
|A tunnel undergroud
|Name two types of dwellings
|Ring forts and crannógs