Engage your students with this 5E lesson plan about Martin Luther and the Reformation. Students will be surprised at the lives of the reformers and how the acts of ordinary men set reform in action that spread across the ocean influencing the founding of America. Take a look at the technology of the printing press and see how Luther was the first person to use the media to spread his beliefs. Lesson includes Anticipation Guide, trivia activity, research sheet, Semantic Feature Analysis, discussion questions, class activity and more. This period in history has heroes and exciting events that will engage your students to ask questions and want to explore the events and people of the time period. Teach your students to know history and learn from it. Zip file contains PDF and SMART Notebook file.