The Renaissance<br />
RENAISSANCE<br />What comes to mind when you hear the word Renaissance?<br />
RENAISSANCE<br />Definition: <br />a period of European history<br />from about 1300  – 1600 CE <br />Where a renewed inte...
RENAISSANCE<br />So what?<br />The Renaissance was a time of tremendous intellectual growth throughout Europe. Artists, sc...
RENAISSANCE<br />…is the French word for REBIRTH…<br />Is rebirth a good term for this period in history?<br />
PRE - RENAISSANCE<br />Middle Ages (500-1500 CE) <br />Concern with the church and religion<br />How do I get to heaven?<b...
PRE - RENAISSANCE<br />Europe emerged from Middle Ages very strong..<br />Financial, artistic and scientific growth. <br />
What changed?<br />Art and architecture<br />New materials, subjects and techniques<br />Oil paints<br />Perspective<br />...
What changed?<br />Innovations in navigation and cartography<br />New trade routes<br />led explorers to sources of exotic...
What changed?<br />Significant inventions and advancements <br />mathematics, machinery, medicine, astronomy and physics.<...
HUMANISM….<br />What is humanism?<br />How does this differ from what was going on the Middle Ages?<br />
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  1. 1. The Renaissance<br />
  2. 2. RENAISSANCE<br />What comes to mind when you hear the word Renaissance?<br />
  3. 3. RENAISSANCE<br />Definition: <br />a period of European history<br />from about 1300 – 1600 CE <br />Where a renewed interest in culture led to changes <br />art, <br />Learning <br />views of the world.<br />
  4. 4. RENAISSANCE<br />So what?<br />The Renaissance was a time of tremendous intellectual growth throughout Europe. Artists, scientists, writers and mathematicians made advances in their respective fields that left an indelible mark on history.<br />
  5. 5. RENAISSANCE<br />…is the French word for REBIRTH…<br />Is rebirth a good term for this period in history?<br />
  6. 6. PRE - RENAISSANCE<br />Middle Ages (500-1500 CE) <br />Concern with the church and religion<br />How do I get to heaven?<br />Black Death (plague) <br />killed 1/3 <br />scary and dangerous.<br />people turned to God and the church… why?<br />
  7. 7. PRE - RENAISSANCE<br />Europe emerged from Middle Ages very strong..<br />Financial, artistic and scientific growth. <br />
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  9. 9. What changed?<br />Art and architecture<br />New materials, subjects and techniques<br />Oil paints<br />Perspective<br />Humanistic<br />
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  11. 11. What changed?<br />Innovations in navigation and cartography<br />New trade routes<br />led explorers to sources of exotic foods, spices, silks, gold and silver.<br />Slaves?<br />
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  13. 13. What changed?<br />Significant inventions and advancements <br />mathematics, machinery, medicine, astronomy and physics.<br />
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  15. 15. HUMANISM….<br />What is humanism?<br />How does this differ from what was going on the Middle Ages?<br />

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