This is an assignment based on documentary PBS Empires - The Medici Godfathers of the Renaissance (Part One).
The purpose of this assignment is to introduce what the Renaissance is about and how it influenced the development of Western Culture through the eyes of the Medici family in Florence.
This assignment combines Social Studies, the use of blogs and online videos as a method of learning.
Page 7 & 8 has the instructions on how this activity can be done. You can do this as a simple video and paper hand outs activity or you can add Web 2.0 tools to this. How you want to do this is up to you.
If you have any questions about this activity feel free to contact me at anytime: firstname.lastname@example.org