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Renaissance Italy and the Reformation: Timeline

Year 8 History: Middle Ages and early exploration | Renaissance Italy (c.1400 – c.1600) ACDSEH | VCHHK

Source: The Story of Esther. (Giamberti, 1460–70). 

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Resource Key

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Brief, basic information laid out in an easy-to-read format. May use informal language. (Includes most news articles)


Provides additional background information and further reading. Introduces some subject-specific language.

Level 3 resourceLEVEL

Lengthy, detailed information. Frequently uses technical/subject-specific language. (Includes most analytical articles)

General Capabilities
Enduring Understandings

Students understand the significant challenges and developments faced by the society that caused progress or decline, including the Reformation, Renaissance and Age of Exploration.

Essential Questions
  • What key beliefs and values emerged and how did they influence societies?
  • Which significant people, groups and ideas from this period have influenced the world today?

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Level 2 resourceTimelineIntroductionThis timeline explores the social, cultural, economic and political changes that took place during the Renaissance. The timeline refers back to eBooks, articles and videos in the Kerferd Library's online collections. If prompted use your School mConnect login to view the content.

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