Renaissance Vocabulary
Friday, June 04, 2010 2:55 PM


Brief Lesson Plan: Objectives: Students will improve comprehension on Renaissance vocabulary, write a biographical speech on a Renaissance artist, and create an accompanying slide show.

Materials: Laptops, Internet access, chart paper, social studies text books, student notebooks, Inspiration, Keynote, Word, LCD projector.

Procedure: (4 week timeline)

- pre test vocabulary test
- classroom instruction on Renaissance. illustrate vocabulary
- select Renaissance artist for further research and partner up.
- take notes on chart paper
- fill out Inspiration graphic organizer and print outline
-write biographical speech
-present slide show
-take post test vocabulary assessment

Assessment: Rubric on speech. Slide show