Layers of Learning Unit 2-19 is a complete unit study for history, geography, science, and the arts.
- History: The Renaissance
- Geography: Italy
- Science: Magnetism
- Arts: Renaissance Art I
Layers of Learning Unit 2-19 starts with the Renaissance, Petrarch, the Medici, humanism, Gutenberg's printing press, and some of the philosophies of this time. Next, learn about the culture of modern Italy. Then experiment with magnetism in science. Finally, in the first half of our Renaissance arts, we cover Leonardo da Vinci, sfumato technique, Michelangelo, and Raphael.
In each unit you’ll find a recommended library list, important background information about each topic, and lots of activities to choose from for kids of all ages. Sidebars include a bunch more ideas including Additional Layers, Fabulous Facts, On The Web, Writer’s Workshop, Famous Folks, and Teaching Tips. Printable maps and worksheets are included at the end of each unit and may be printed as often as needed for your family or class.
Age Range: 6-18
Grade Level: 1-12
Format: printable PDF
Publisher: HooDoo Publishing
Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 11 inches