Three Reformation Leaders
Deadline 11/17, 80 points
During the early 1400s, the Church had begun to weaken - at least in secular matters.
How did an explosion of scientific learning, art, and religious reform explode out of this chaos and death?
The Madonna of the Meadow by Bellini, 1505
Please note that this assignment was changed to focus on the three Reformation leaders listed on the bottom of the right-hand column.
Students will identify and describe the significant impacts of their assigned scientist or artist.
How did the Renaissance grow out of such horrid and disruptive times?
You are going to create a basic 5 to 10 minute in-class mini-lesson about one of the people listed in the right-hand column. If you want to select someone else from this time period, that's fine, but you will need have your selection approved before you begin.
Your lesson needs to answer the following questions.
The biggest question you will answer it this >>
The links in the right hand column have quite a bit of information, and they should help you answer your questions. If you need to search elsewhere, be cautious. It’s probably best to ask permission.
For a copy of the online textbook pages, click here.
To access a copy of the printed file for this assignment, click here.
Click here to access the comparative PowerPoint we used at the beginning of this unt.
To view the PowerPoint file about the painting Arnolfini Wedding by Van Eyck, click here.
Click here to open a copy of the simplified timeline we used in class.
For the group files that began this assignment, click below.
Leonardo da Vinci
Click here to view the Rick Steves video about Martin Luther.