Was the printing press the most important invention to come out of the Renaissance?
Use the Printing Press & Renaissance Inventions Resource Bundle to debate this question and engage your students in a study of the Renaissance and its important developments.
Australian Curriculum Links: ACDSEH056
This resource is delivered as a 11 page PDF in A4 size.
So, what's included?
Dozens of ideas to introduce the topic, dig a little deeper and get creative with it!
Engaging 750-word article entitled The (Slow) Sprint to Print targeted at 12-15 year-old readers.
Glossary of unfamiliar terms found in the above article to build understanding and vocabulary.
Pre- & Post-Reading Quiz for analysing prior knowledge and reading comprehension (answers included).
Understanding the Text Tri-Level Question Guide asks students 'Does the text say this? Does the text suggest this? Do you agree with this statement regarding the text?
Renaissance KW Chart helps to determine questions for inquiry
Renaissance Invention Profile worksheet
Renaissance Invention Flow Chart worksheet
Purchase Issue 04 of HistoriCool Magazine in print or digital format to use this resource alongside the coinciding mag: www.historicool.com.au