I asked the children to write their name on the shield in big letters. Next, they were to decorate their shield with the things that they really liked to do - things that would tell us about who they were.
Step One: Cut out a shield from tag board or poster board. Write your name large on the shield.
Step Two: Decorate the shield with markers. Have the shield tell us about you.
Step Three: We added a grip with leftover tag board. We did it one of two ways - sideways (the favorite choice).
Here is a very blurry picture of kindergarten knights in action! Hard to catch a slow moving knight. . .