UNIT 1
The Middle Ages

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READINGS
ASSIGNMENTS
RESOURCES
MOVIES
 
1.0 Introduction

1.1 The Feudal Contract

1.2 Feudal Hierarchy

1.3 Fealty

1.4 The Manor

1.5 Economic Growth

1.6 Feudalism's Decline

REQUIRED ASSIGNMENTS
Feudalism & Medieval Society


 
The Dark Ages (VIDEO)

The Medieval Manor (VIDEO)
 

UNIT 2
The Crusades

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2.0 The Crusades: Introduction

2.1 Christian vs. Christian

2.2 Answering the Call

2.3 Overview

2.4 Crusader Kingdoms

2.5 Conclusion

REQUIRED ASSIGNMENTS
The Emergence of the Nation State

Timeline Assignment
Crusades Timeline Resource

First Crusades Map
First Crusades Map Resource


Crescent and the Crown (VIDEO)

 

UNIT 3
Scottish Wars of Independence

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3.0 Introduction

3.1 Baliol and Bruce

3.2 William Wallace

3.3 Battle of Stirling Bridge

3.4 Battle of Falkirk

3.5 Conclusion

REQUIRED ASSIGNMENTS
Scotland's Politics

Scotland Historical Accuracy Assignment
Scotland Historical Accuracy Website

Hammer of the Scots

 

UNIT 4
Hundred Years' War

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4.0 Introduction

4.1 Edwardian Phase

4.2 Caroline Phase

4.3 Lancastrian Phase

4.4 Joan of Arc

4.5 Conclusion

REQUIRED ASSIGNMENTS
France's Politics

Timeline Assignment
100 Years' War: Timeline & Resource

 
Joan of Arc
 
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UNIT 5
The Renaissance

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5.0 Introduction

5.1 Why Italy?

5.2 An Ongoing Revolution

5.3 Renaissance Accomplishments

Sub-Readings for Unit 5
Borgia and de Medici
Leonardo da Vinci
Desiderius Erasmus
Johanne Gutenberg
Marguerite de Navarre
Michelangelo
Andreas Vesalius
William of Ockham

 

REQUIRED ASSIGNMENTS
Renaissance Revolution

 

 

 

   
 


UNIT 6
The Reformation

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6.0 Introduction

6.1 Overview of the Reformation

6.2 Germany and Lutheranism

6.3 The French Wars of Religion

6.4 The Thirty Years' War

6.5 The Reformation Conclusion

Sub-Readings for Unit 6
The Black Death
Catherine de Medici
Counter Reformation
Henry of Navarre
Jeanne d'Albret
John Calvin
Martin Luther
Rationalism (Peter Abelard)

 

REQUIRED ASSIGNMENTS
The Protestant Reformation Information Sheet
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Protestant Reformation Video

French Wars of Religion

Thirty Years' War