The Printing Press & Renaissance Inventions Resource Bundle
Was the printing press the most important invention to come out of the Renaissance?

Use the Printing Press & Renaissance Inventions Resource Bundle to debate this question and engage your students in a study of the Renaissance and its important developments.

Australian Curriculum Links: ACDSEH056

This resource is delivered as a 11 page PDF in A4 size.

So, what's included?

✓ Dozens of ideas to introduce the topic, dig a little deeper and get creative with it!

✓ Engaging 750-word article entitled The (Slow) Sprint to Print targeted at 12-15 year-old readers.

✓ Glossary of unfamiliar terms found in the above article to build understanding and vocabulary.

✓ Pre- & Post-Reading Quiz for analysing prior knowledge and reading comprehension (answers included).

✓ Understanding the Text Tri-Level Question Guide asks students 'Does the text say this? Does the text suggest this? Do you agree with this statement regarding the text?

✓ Renaissance KW Chart helps to determine questions for inquiry

✓ Renaissance Invention Profile worksheet

✓ Renaissance Invention Flow Chart worksheet

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Created: Dec 23, 2016

Updated: Jan 11, 2019

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