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September

 

ORIGINS OF THE RENAISSANCE

What is Worldview?

Medieval Worldview

A Thousand Years w/o a bath

Middle Ages

The Curse of the Rat (Black Death)

Medieval Europe Vocabulary

Origins of the Renaissance Quiz

 

October

 

ITALIAN CITY-STATES

Setting the Stage

Italian Trade Cities

     - Florence, Genoa, Milan and Venice

Game of Crowns Renaissance Italy: City-States

City-state poster presentations - Group work!

International Trade quiz

 

HUMANISM

Investigazione Leonardo a Vinci

Da Vinci and Michelangelo

 

November

 

Mona Lisa Smile

The Agony and the Ecstasy

Painting the Sistine Chapel

Recognizing Renaissance Art

Creating art with Egg-Tempera

Creating art with linseed oil

 

IDEAS OF THE RENAISSANCE

Renaissance Humanists

Women in the Renaissance

Humanism Section Quiz

Bill, Meet Niccolo

Printing Press

 

December

 

Heliocentricity

Protestant Reformation

The Prince

Michel de Montaigne

Ideas of the Renaissance Quiz

 

THE AGE OF EXPLORATION

Over the edge of the earth

1991 – Gulf War

The Formation of Countries

Spanish come to New World

Worldview

 

January

 

Portugal

Spain

Columbus and Magellan

Expansionist Worldview

Reasons for Exploration

Deadliest Warrior - Cortes vs Viking

 

SPANISH WORLDVIEW

Spanish Worldview

Inquisition

Ferdinand and Isabella

Spain looks Westward

Reconquista

The Story of El Cid

 

 

February

 

AZTEC WORLDVIEW

Intro to Aztecs

Aztec Vocabulary

Aztec legend

Aztec timeline

Aztec life

Aztec Gods

Aztec Vocabulary II

Deadliest Warrior II - Jaguar Warrior

Human Sacrifice

Aztecs quiz

 

March

 

CONQUEST OF THE AZTECS

The Conquistadors

The Conquistador Formula

The Haciendas of the Mexica

CLASH OF WORLDVIEWS

The Haciendas of the Mexica

Clash of Worldviews – What can we learn?

 

April

 

INTRODUCTION TO JAPAN

KWL

What is Isolationism

The Coming of the Mongols

Kami-Kaze: Horrible Histories

Crash Course History

Intro to Japanese Culture

Vocabulary practice

Shinto I

Shinto II

Japanese Buddhism

Ainu

47 Ronin

 

May

 

FEUDAL JAPAN

Tokugawa Shogunate

Consolidation of Power

The Samurai

Deadliest Warrior III - The Samurai

 

EMERGING FROM ISOLATIONISM

Matthew Perry

Meiji Restoration

Crash Course Japan

FILM STUDY - Memoirs of a Geisha

 

June

 

MODERN JAPANESE CULTURE - The Importance of Legacy

Japanese Death Match – Environmental impacts on modern Japan

J-Pop

Anime: Spirited Away

Crash Course Japan

 

REVIEW

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