Château Chambord • Lamar Edwards • French II 4th
The start of the Chambord • 1519 • King Francois I • Felt the need for a more elegant hunting lodge than the one that originally occupied the setting.
Three unique features of the château Chambord • 1. It was constructed by King François I in part to be near to his mistress the Comtesse de Thoury • 2. Chambord is the largest castle in the Loire Valley • 3. One of the architectural highlights is the spectacular double-helix open staircase
Importance of the Château Chambord • 1.It was built because he wanted to be next to his mistress. • 2. As the castle had been constructed with the purpose of short stays • 1. Chambord, Loir-et-Cher, France is one of the most recognizable châteaux in the world because of its very distinct FrenchRenaissance architecture that blends traditional French medieval forms with classical Italian structures.
My opinion of the château Chambord • I like the château Chambord beacuse of its elegance an how big it is. I also like it because of what it means.
Château quiz • Five fill in the blank questions and answers about your château • 1.When was the Château built • 2. • 3. • 4. • 5.
Personal interest 1 • Create two slides based on your personal interest to this château. • Remember that everything should be in your own words and you should not merely cut and paste.
Personal interest 2 • Create two slides based on your personal interest to this château. Remember that everytrhing should be in your own words and you should not merely cut and paste
Web sources: • You should be sure to document your web sources for your information and pictures • See link #13 for directions on how to cite Internet Sources