This period in AP European History spans from the dawn of the Renaissance up to and through the Scientific Revolution of the late 17th century. The lessons are geared for individual work, pair work, and group work. The lessons contain graphic organizers and rubrics and are aligned to the AP European History standards that are published by the College Board and are aligned to the Common Core. Students will be exposed to primary and secondary sources on the units of study, which include: the Renaissance, the Reformation, the Age of Exploration, Conquest and Settlement, the Religious Wars of the 16th and 17th centuries (the Thirty Years' War and the English Civil War) as well as the Scientific Revolution. Projects are also included with rubrics.