Renaissance, Reformation, and Early Explorers Notebook

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3rd - 7th, Homeschool
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Renaissance, Reformation, and Early Explorers Notebook

84 pages for students to take notes and answer questions as they learn about the Renaissance, Reformation, and some of the Early Explorers (AD 1455 – AD 1707). Students will have places to write about events and influencers during this exciting period of world history! There are pages for artists, writers, inventors and scientists, reformers, early explorers, and New World settlements.

Notebooking Pages cover the following people and events…

- Wars of Roses

- Cosimo de’ Medici

- The Spanish Inquisition

- Ivan the Great

- Dias and da Gama

- Lorenzo the Magnificent

- Christopher Columbus

- West African Empires

- Girolamo Savonarola

- Safavid Empire of Persia

- Leonardo da Vinci

- Michelangelo

- Northern Renaissance Artists 15th-16th centuries

- Niccolo Machiavelli

- Raphael

- Martin Luther

- Cortez and Pizarro

- Ferdinand Magellan

- Protestant Reformation

- Suleiman and the Ottoman Turks

- Ulrich Zwingli (Swiss Reformation)

- Menno Simons (Anabaptist Movement)

- Mughal Dynasty in India (Babur and Akbar)

- Henry VIII

- Sir Thomas More

- Titian

- Women of the Renaissance and Reformation

- John Calvin

- Ivan the Terrible

- The Jesuits (Ignatius Loyola & Francis Xavier)

- Explorers of North America (Ponce de Leon, Jacques Cartier, Hernando de Soto, and Francisco de Coronado)

- William Tyndale

- Nicolaus Copernicus

- Bartolome de Las Casas

- Mary Tudor

- Elizabeth I

- John Knox (Scottish Reformation)

- Mary, Queen of Scots

- Jeanne d’Albret

- St. Bartholomew’s Day Massacre

- Tycho Brahe and Johannes Kepler

- Sir Francis Drake

- William the Silent and the Dutch Revolt

- Sir Walter Raleigh

- England Defeats the Spanish Armada

- Michael de Montaigne

- William Shakespeare

- Tokugawa Japan

- Sir Francis Bacon

- Cervantes (Don Quixote)

- Australian Aborigines

- Founding of Jamestown

- Exploration of Canada (Samuel de Champlain and Henry Hudson)

- John Smyth

- Pocahontas

- Thirty Years’ War

- Pilgrims and the Founding of Plymouth

- Squanto

- Rene Descartes

- John Winthrop and the Puritans

- Galileo Galilei

- Jews of the Renaissance and Reformation 16th – 17th centuries

- Rembrandt

- Thomas Hooker Founds Connecticut

- John Amos Comenius

- English Civil Wars

- Robert Boyle & Chemistry

- George Fox and the Quakers

- Blaise Pascal

- Louis XIV

- Scottish Covenanters

- China’s Ch’ing Dynasty

- Sir Isaac Newton

- John Milton and John Bunyan

- William Penn and the Founding of Pennsylvania

- Atlantic Slave Trade Late 17th Century

- England’s Glorious Revolution

- John Locke

- Salem Witch Trials

- Jakob Amman and the Amish

- Peter I of Russia

- Isaac Watts

Also included!

· Small Black and White Timeline Picture Cards

· Blank Timelines

Pair these notebook pages with your own Renaissance and Reformation curriculum. (Our family used them in conjunction with Mystery of History volume 3, The Big Book of History from Master Books and Answers in Genesis, and part of God’s Timeline: The Big Book of Church History.)

**We also have an Ancient History Notebook and an Early Church and Middle Ages Notebook!

Total Pages
84 pages
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