Mr. Christopher Patten

explore Geography

culture 

The language, ideas, inventions, and art of a particular group of people

Lesson #1: The Renaissance

How did the Renaissance impact the rest of Europe?

Renaissance (Reading)

Renaissance in Italy (Handout)

The Renaissance (Slides)

Renaissance Artwork

Machiavelli, The Prince (1513)  

Lessons & Resources

achievement

An outstanding thing done successfully typically by effort, courage, or skill

Lesson #3: Scientific Revolution 

How did the Scientific Revolution change the way people viewed the universe?

Scientific Revolution (Reading)

Revolution (Handout)

The Scientific Revolution (Slides)

authority

A person or organization that have power or are in control


Upon this a question arises: whether it is better to be loved than feared or feared than loved? It may be answered that one should wish to be both, but [...] it is much safer to be feared than loved [...]

Lesson #2: Protestant Reformation

How did the Protestant Reformation impact the unity of Europe?

Protestant Reformation (Reading)​

Reformation (Handout)

The Protestant Reformation (Slides)

95 Thesis Rap

Lesson #4: Absolute Monarchs 

How did absolute monarchs gain power in their countries and did they strengthen or weaken their nation?

Absolute Monarchs (Stations)

Absolute Monarchs (Handout)

Monarchs (Slides)

Unit #7: Transformation of Western Europe and Russia