This Joan of Arc French reading tells the story of Joan’s life and accomplishments.
Joan of Arc was a humble peasant who ended up leading the French forces to victory over the English. She helped to put a king on the throne and to unite a country that was divided – all before she reached the age of 17! Learn about her beginnings in a small village and her path to becoming one of the most important people in French history.
This activity consists of an intermediate reading about Joan and comprehension questions in both English and French. There is also an infographic about the Hundred Years War, a page with related videos and links, and an answer key.