LI: To design and make a Norman helmet
Look at pictures of helmet designs from the Norman era. What materials they were made from and why? How are the separate sections of a helmet fitted together?
Follow instructions or create a design to make a Norman helmet with a nose guard. Why is it important to cut the sections neatly? How could the parts could be securely fixed together?
When you have finished, evaluate how good your helmet is for its joins and the neatness of your cutting. Try it on and send us a photo!