This website contains resources that help strengthen geographical education in the classroom and increase public awareness of the importance of geographical literacy. The site provides links to Canadian Geographic resources, the Great Canadian Geography Challenge, classroom activities, lesson plans and the CCGE MapMaker tool.
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This website contains information about the emergence of the middle class during the Italian Renaissance. The site also provides links to Renaissance and Medieval topics.
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Central Europe (including Germany), 1400–1600 A.D.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
This website contains a time line with key events in Central Europe from 1400 to 1576. The site also provides images of art and links to additional information.
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