Grade 8 – Europe in the Middle AgesDescribe the origins

The week of May 11 to 15, 2015: Europe in the Middle Ages

HOMEWORK REMINDER: Due Thursday, write a one page Philosophy of Life paper or give a 3 minute speech on your philosophy of life, as an alternate activity you may critique a religion.

Self-check quiz is HOMEWORK!!!

Do the self check quiz for chapter 9 and email it to me

Last day to turn in work is Thursday, May 21, 2015

Monday – Christianity and Medieval Civilization, Glencoe World History, page 323

I Believe In Fearlessness:

This I Believe-Ryan NPR:

Moving Beyond Stereotypes:

Tuesday – The Culture of the High Middle Ages, Glencoe World History, page 329

Grade 8, May 12, 2015, Glencoe World History pages 329 to 334. NAME _____________

Section 3 Assessment

  1. Define
  2. Theology
  3. Scholasticism
  4. Vernacular
  5. Identify


Saint Thomas Aquinas

Summa Theologica

Chanson de geste

  1. Locate Bologna, Paris, Oxford
  2. Explain the origin of universities un Europe.
  3. Explain the possibilities open to a student who had completed the liberal arts curriculum at a medieval university in Europe.

Wednesday – The Late Middle Ages, Grade 8, May 13, 2015, NAME _____________

Glencoe World History, Chapter 10, pages 334 to 341. Section 4 Assessment page 340 & 341

  1. Define
  2. Black Death
  3. anti-Semitism
  4. Great Schism
  5. new monarchies
  6. taille
  7. Identify
  8. Pope Boniface
  9. King Philip IV
  10. John Hus
  11. Henry V
  12. Isabella
  13. Ferdinand
  14. Locate Avignon, Crecy,Agincourt, Orleans
  15. Describe the origins of the Hundred Years’ War.
  16. List the religious groups in conflict in eastern Europe.

*Bonus explain what happened to the Jews in Strausburg.

Thursday – The Renaissance, Glencoe World History, page 375

Grade 8, May 14, 2015, Glencoe World History NAME _____________

Glencoe World History, page 381

Remember the self check quizzes!


Urban society





Leonardo da Vinci

Francesco Sforza

Cosimo de Medici

Lorenzo de Medici

Niccolo Machiavelli

Locate° Milan, Venice, Florence, and Rome

Explain how the Spanish became involved in the Italian wars

Summarize the characteristics of Castigilione’s perfect noble

Friday – The Intellectual and Artistic Renaissance, Glencoe World History, page 382


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