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Leading Scientist of the Scientific RevolutionLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Quiz your class on how well they know the leading scientist of the scientific revolution. They answer seven multiple choice questions that require them to know each major contribution of each of the following scientists: Galileo, Newton,...
Scientific Revolution: The RenaissanceLesson Planet
6th - 8th
Present key facts about the significance and controversy surrounding the scientific revolution. It defines terms and discusses people and politics in a comprehensive way. This slide show also includes a flow chart outlining what students...
Western Civilizations, Chapter 16: Scientific RevolutionLesson Planet
10th - Higher Ed
Engage your historians in the Scientific Revolution with a collection of interactive tools. This section outlines the Scientific Revolution and its significance within the context of the Renaissance. Scholars use the Chrono-Sequencer to...
An Introduction to Thomas Kuhn's The Structure of Scientific RevolutionsLesson Planet
3 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Discover the nature of scientific understanding with a short synopsis of Thomas Kuhn's The Structure of Scientific Revolutions. An animated video guides viewers through Kuhn's theories on the periods of extraordinary science and the...
The Scientific Revolution: Crash Course History of Science #12Lesson Planet
13 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The Scientific Revolution forever changed our concept of astronomy! Science scholars explore the major mindshift in Europe that signaled the beginning of a new area during the 12th installment of a 15-part series discussing the History...
Writing Exercises: The Scientific Revolution IIILesson Planet
7th - 8th
In need of a writing prompt to accent your next lesson on the scientific revolution? This handout includes three short-answer questions that ask learners to describe the effect of the revolution on religion, what they would do if they...
Writing Exercises: The Scientific Revolution ILesson Planet
7th - 9th
Nicolaus Copernicus was one of the many amazing minds that contributed to the scientific revolution. Have your class practice their expository writing skills while they show their understanding of post Renaissance shifts in scientific...
Lesson 7: How Did Science Lead to Political Theory?Lesson Planet
Ninth graders examine the Scientific Revolution. For this European history lesson, 9th graders discuss the role of the Catholic Church during the revolution and use the Internet to help them complete handouts about scientists and...
The Price to Be Paid For the Next Scientific RevolutionLesson Planet
Seventh graders work as advisors to the President evaluating issues like cloning, cryogenics, assisted suicide, etc. They research the Scientific Revolution of the past and the outcome and then put together a plan for the President.
The Scientific Revolution in England and EuropeLesson Planet
11th - 12th
Students read and discuss Scientific Revolution information sheet and the diagram concerning the causes of the Scientific Revolution. They construct a timeline including Aristotle, Democritus, Copernicus, Bacon and Descartes along with a...
Writing Exercises: The Scientific Revolution IILesson Planet
6th - 10th
Get to the point with the Scientific Revolution using this simple short-answer worksheet! Three writing prompts have scholars detail the period, explain Galileo's contributions, and outline the scientific method. There is no...
Writing Exercises: The Enlightenment in Europe ILesson Planet
7th - 8th
Three great writing prompts are yours for the taking. Hand this out and learners construct answers to questions related to the Enlightenment in Europe. They define enlightenment, the contributions of the scientific revolution, and the...
The Scientific Revolution: 1500's New Theories and ExperimentationLesson Planet
11th - Higher Ed
It wasn't called the Age of Enlightenment for nothing. Covered here is a basic overview of the main players and innovative thinking that led to the spread of the scientific revolution. Upper graders will learn about Galileo, Heliocentric...
Newton and Leibniz: Crash Course History of Science #17Lesson Planet
14 mins 9th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
The scientific revolution went out with a bang, thanks to some impressive intellectuals! Newton's and Leibniz's noteworthy discoveries unfold in the 17th installment in a lengthy History of Science series. Viewers witness the birth of...