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John Calvin and Calvinism
Ninth graders explore selected Internet sites to discover details about the life of John Calvin. In this Reformation lesson, 9th graders follow the steps in the provided Web Quest to locate and record information about Calvin as well as Calvinism.
9th Social Studies & History 20 Views 72 Downloads
Do the Research! Reformist John Calvin Regains Authority in Geneva
In this research instructional activity, students learn about John Calvin regaining authority in Geneva. Students find information in books or on the Internet. Students then answer 4 general short essay questions.
4th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 5 Downloads
Young scholars examine the vision of John Calvin. In this Calvinism lesson, students compare Calvin's religious ideology with that of Martin Luther as well as the Catholic Church. Young scholars discuss the lecture they listen to and write reflections of the lesson and discussion.
8th - 12th Social Studies & History 12 Views 64 Downloads
Martin Luther vs. John Calvin plus Jamestown
Eighth graders, using a Venn Diagram, compare and contrast Protestantism and Catholicism. At the beginning of class, they participate in a simulation to explore the beginnings of Jamestown and Roanoke. After discussion and taking notes, 8th graders explore the views of Martin Luther and John Calvin.
8th Social Studies & History 6 Views 16 Downloads
Reading Comprehension Quiz: John Calvin
A passage from a Wikipedia article about John Calvin provides readers with an opportunity to practice their comprehension skills. Readers are encouraged to use the provided links to locate supplemental information necessary to correctly answer the quiz questions.
12th Language Arts 5 Views 9 Downloads
Luther Starts the Reformation: Cause and Effect
The Protestant Reformation was started by Martin Luther. Learners assess six key events related to the reformation and list their causes and effects. They then respond to seven additional short-answer questions.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 19 Views 60 Downloads
Introduction to the Reformation
Ninth graders investigate the Protestant Reformation. In this global history lesson, 9th graders examine the provided primary sources that enable students to create posters and presentations that reveal how Catholicism, Lutheranism, Calvinism, and Anabaptism changed during the era.
9th Social Studies & History 24 Views 177 Downloads
Ninth graders analyze the economic, political, and theological issues of the Reformation. In this Reformation instructional activity, 9th graders examine primary and secondary sources to determine the causes and effects of the Reformation in Germany, France, and England.
9th Social Studies & History 8 Views 77 Downloads
Germany : 1500-present
In this German history study guide worksheet, young scholars read a brief overview pertaining to the history of Germany from 1500 to the present and fill in the blanks with the appropriate words. Students also respond to 22 short answer questions regarding the topic.
7th - 11th Social Studies & History 10 Views 60 Downloads
The Protestant Reformation (1450 - 1565)
The Protestant Reformation didn't just happen, it happened for a reason. Discover the causes and effects of this world-altering event. Slides are rich with bulleted text and images. Each is easy to follow and will provide great lecture notes.
6th - 8th Social Studies & History 14 Views 70 Downloads
Cumulative Review: Social Studies
Have you just finished teaching chapters 1-5 of your social studies book and are ready to test your class? If so, you are in luck! Here is a well-organized cumulative review that covers multiple topics, main ideas, and vocabulary related to the age of exploration, American colonization, The Revolutionary War, and the forming of the US government.
9th - 10th Social Studies & History 18 Views 51 Downloads
Ch. 1.3 Notes: The Protestant Reformation
A great introduction or supplement to a lesson on the Protestant Reformation, this presentation provides students with strong facts about Martin Luther, the creation of Lutherism, and the effects of the Protestant Reformation throughout the Holy Roman Empire.
7th - 12th Social Studies & History 3 Views 61 Downloads
Renaissance and Reformation Chapter Review
Review key terms, vocabulary, sequence of events, and themes from the Renaissance and Reformation with this textbook chapter review. While designed by a publisher for a particular text, this resource can be incorporated into any classroom as a general assessment or review of main ideas and concepts.
6th - 11th Social Studies & History 71 Views 61 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Renaissance and Reformation Test Preparation
This multiple-choice assessment on the Renaissance and Reformation reviews topics from humanism and the protests of Martin Luther to Italian city-states. While this is a traditional assessment designed by a textbook publisher, you can use some of these questions as part of a general review or as an opportunity to practice test-taking strategies.
6th - 11th Social Studies & History 40 Views 39 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Reformation PowerPoint Assignment
Use this project description and detailed rubric as a model for your next PowerPoint assignment. The handout lists topics from the Reformation period, and is followed by a presentation rubric that clearly conveys expectations for research, organization, content, and technical details.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History 5 Views 3 Downloads
Students discover the Medieval reformation. In this ethics lesson, students simulate council and government bodies to determine responses to various opinions regarding religion and ethics. They determine what postilions to take and why based on their understanding of the period.
10th - 11th Social Studies & History 19 Views 127 Downloads