June 2009

The Age of Reason 1648-1815

 Innovation or Imitation?

Picture of Galileo using telescope.

The Scientific Revolution and The Enlightenment

 

2009

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Final Seminar and Exam  Prep:

Scientific Revolution Imagery

Greek - Galileo Science

Greek Science Resources

Medieval Science

From Homer to Vesalius (Great site)

Medieval Cosmology 

Enlightenment Resource (great site for review)

 

 

1 A
  1. Share Blogs
  • Begin The Enlightenment Docs ("What is Enlightenment") For Wednesday
  • Blog self Assessment
  • Blog peer assessment  (top 3/bottom 3 with justifications)

 

Scientific Revolution Docs with Qs for  final seminar

2B
  1. Share Blogs

Compare Classic, Medieval, and Renaissance Science.  to determine if there was a Scientific "Revolution" or "Rediscovery".

HW:

  • Begin The Enlightenment Docs ("What is Enlightenment") For Wednesday
  • Blog self Assessment
  • Blog peer assessment  (top 3/bottom 3 with justifications)

 

Scientific Revolution Docs with Qs for  final seminar

 

3A

The Enlightenment

  1. Class discuss: What is Enlightenment? How does it reflect the teachings/discoveries of the Scientific Revolution?
  2. Choose a partner and divide documents. Read assigned docs and Share your  interpretation with your partner
  3. With your partner: Complete analysis of assigned docs (use  SOAPS )

HW:

  • Finish and email SOAPS to your members as instructed in class.
  • Complete Qs (individual)
Note: Mike/Ryan/Willie: Divide the docs and complete assignment for Friday! (Individual response to questions due Tuesday)

 

 

4B

The Enlightenment

  1. Class discuss: What is Enlightenment How does it reflect the teachings/discoveries of the Scientific Revolution?
  2. Choose a partner and divide documents. Read assigned docs and Share your  interpretation with your partner
  3. With your partner: Complete analysis of assigned docs (use  SOAPS )

HW:

  • Complete Qs

 

 

5A
  1. Original class groups convene to discuss docs - complete chart provided and turn in?
  2. Computer lab: What is the best form of Government? (finish for HW)

Found this documentary on line...interesting connection to our study of Christianity.

Final Seminar and Exam  Prep:

Philosophers

Philosophers Ancient - Modern

Ancient Greece Resource

Rome Resource

Review: How did Greek philosophers challenge traditional social and political belief systems?

Athenian Democracy: Clisthenes - Pericles 

 

8. B

Discuss: Enlightenment Docs

What is the best form of Government?  (finish for HW)

Who is Western Man? Final Exam Info

9. A

Discuss: Enlightenment Docs

What is the best form of Government? (finish for HW)

Who is Western Man? Final Exam Info

 

10.B    Final Exam

Discuss What is the best form of Government?

Who is Western Man? 1st day of class!

Seminar Prep:  Review from Greece through Age of Reason using specific examples to support. (see far left column for review sites)

Who is Western Man? You must have a 1st choice, a runner up and a definitely not! Note: You are choosing a category not an individual.

The Scientist?

Philosopher?

Politician?

  • Leadership qualities from the classics through the Age of Reason (Review Greece, Rome, Feudal System, The Church,  Monarchy, Medici, The Prince
  • What is the best form of Government?  Roots of modern government -- imitation or innovation?

Artist?

Art and literature:

  • Ancient
  • Classic (include theater/playwrights)
  • Medieval
  • Renaissance/Reformation
  • Enlightenment

The Prophet?

  • Influence of religion and religious leaders and movements from ancient cults to the Reformation
  • Christianity: From Cult to The Church to the Reformation

The Soldier?

You? Hmmmm... Not for the seminar but for thought:

  • Think about  what you have learned about western "man", who you are today, what you aspire to be, and who or what influences you and your decision making.
11. A  Final Exam

What is the best form of Government?

Who is Western Man? 1st day of class!

Seminar Prep:  Review from Greece through Age of Reason using specific examples to support. (see far left column for review sites)

Who is Western Man? You must have a 1st choice, a runner up and a definitely not! Note: You are choosing a category not an individual.

The Scientist?

Philosopher?

Politician?

  • Leadership qualities from the classics through the Age of Reason (Review Greece, Rome, Feudal System, The Church,  Monarchy, Medici, The Prince
  • What is the best form of Government?  Roots of modern government -- imitation or innovation?

Artist?

Art and literature:

  • Ancient
  • Classic (include theater/playwrights)
  • Medieval
  • Renaissance/Reformation
  • Enlightenment

The Prophet?

  • Influence of religion and religious leaders and movements from ancient cults to the Reformation
  • Christianity: From Cult to The Church to the Reformation

The Soldier?

You? Hmmmm... Not for the seminar but for thought:

  • Think about  what you have learned about western "man", who you are today, what you aspire to be, and who or what influences you and your decision making.

 

12.B  Final Exam

Final Seminar: Who is Western Man?

 

Exam Week 15 Final Seminar: Who is Western Man? 16 Exams

A1

A2

 

17

B1

B2

18

A3

A4

19

B3

B4

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2008

 

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

  2

The Philosophe

What is the best form of Government?
 

HW: What is the best form of Government? Bring Docs to class

3

What is the best form of Government?

 

Final Exam Review

Philosophers

4

Discuss What is the best form of Government?

HW: Absolutism

 

5

Absolutism

6

The Enlightened Coffee House

We will discuss all documents and questions posed.

  9

Seminar 1st Semester

 

10

Seminar 2nd Semester

 

11 Exams

 

June 11 1509: King Henry VIII married his first wife, Katharine of Aragon.

 

12Exams 13Exams
  16 Exam Make up/Last Day 17 18 19  Graduation APUSH Summer Assignment