Click here for an introduction to the Renaissance. Read through each of the following sections, and take notes on key points.
*Out of the Middle Ages
*Exploration and Trade
*Printing and Thinking
*Symmetry, Shape, Size
*Focus on Florence
As you are reading, reflect on the essential questions:
1. Why do people create?
2. What makes a “Renaissance Person?”
3. What compels people to explore?
4. How can a individual impact society?
Classwork / Homework: Post a copy of your notes to your blog. Don’t forget to include a title for your blog post.
Bonus table points: Based on your notes, prepare 10 questions to ‘test’ your classmates with tomorrow.