This video guide is for The History Channel's popular Engineering an Empire da Vinci's World documentary video (individual episodes are available on YouTube, or DVDs can be purchased from the History Channel or Amazon.com). The guide is divided into six sections and examines the There are a total of 26 narrative questions with fill in the blank answers that span the 45 minute video.
The narrative question format is designed to engage the students throughout the video, and focuses on historical, social and cultural aspects of the the incredible creative period known as the Italian Renaissance. It allows for followup discussion. Included is a teachers key with answers and time codes for starting and stopping the video at each of the major sections. This is an excellent activity as an introduction or overview of the Italian Renaissance, or it may be use effectively throughout your course at the appropriate times as a supplement to other instructional materials.
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