Chapter 13-Classroom Connections-Textbook, classwork, projects, worksheets...etc

The Renaissance

Starting with a Story

Chapter 13 Lesson 1 Origins of the Renaissance Pages 428-423

Chapter 13 Lesson 2 The Italian Renaissance Pages 434-441

Chapter 13 Lesson 3 The Renaissance Spreads Pages 444-450

Vocabulary Study Guide

13-1 Reteaching Worksheet

13-2 Reteaching Worksheet

13-3 Reteaching Worksheet


Chapter 13 Internet Resources-Use the following web pages to learn more about the Renaissance

Standard 7.8 - Students analyze the origins, accomplishments, and geographic diffusion of the Renaissance.

Electronic Passport to the Renaissance

The Renaissance - What inspired this age of balance and order?

EyeWitness to the Renaissance

The Renaissance Connection, the Allentown Art Museum's interactive educational web site. With the simple click of a mouse button, travel 500 years into the past to discover many Renaissance innovations revealed through the Allentown Art Museum's Samuel H. Kress Collection of European art.

Renaissance Personalities

Renaissance in the Medieval Sourcebook

Renaissance Inventions
Inventions of the Renaissance
Inventions of the 1500's
Inventions of the 1600's

Exploring Leonardo Da Vinci
Leonardo Da Vinci biography

Sistine Chapel Virtual Tour - Take the virtual tour of the Sistine Chapel without the crowds and with all the time you need. The tour has 325 breathtaking images.

Visit to the Sistine Chapel in Vatican

Sistine Chapel Images

Why is the Mona Lisa Smiling?

Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564)
Michelangelo's Art
Michelangelo - Web Museum Paris

Artists of the Early Renaissance

Artists of the High Renaissance